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Bridal Pajamas and Dressing Gowns

A sophisticated selection

Must-have nightwear for your wedding night and beyond

by Flavia Arditi

If underwear is at the bottom of a bride’s to do list, then nightwear, including bridal pajamas and dressing gowns, are even further down the list. It’s not uncommon for women to rush to the shops to grab the first thing they can find. With your wedding date set, it’s important to take the time to calmy look into all the little details that are too often overlooked in everyday life.

Feeling seductive is key on your wedding night. First and foremost, this means feeling good about yourself. You may not need any more lingerie to surprise your loved one but you will want to indulge with a selection of glorious nightwear. From your wedding night to your honeymoon, you will experience a rollercoaster of emotions and, as you do so, you’ll want to slip into the most beautiful silk nightgown.

Sit back and relax ­– we’ve rounded up the best brands to give you a wonderfully varied and sophisticated selection of bridal pajamas and dressing gowns. Dream away with the following brands, and carefully choose the right one for you.

La Perla

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One of the most renowned Italian lingerie brands in the world, La Perla immerses wearers in a smooth and soft world of silk, filled with sumptuous textures and languid shapes. With their timeless style and unparalleled craftsmanship, the brand’s iconic collections are synonymous with female elegance, making La Perla a veritable institution offering the most sophisticated range of bridal nightwear. Its pieces stand out for their intimately romantic appeal and whispered sensuality, with dressing gowns, nightdresses and pajamas in luxurious silk embellished with embroidery and macramé details. Exquisitely elegant.

www.laperla.com

Rosamosario

Sumptuous, charming and extremely impactful, pieces by this Italian brand founded by Carlotta Danti simply leave you breathless. Dressing gowns, pajamas and nightgowns feature explosions of lace, tulle and silk, with gorgeous embroidery details making them veritable works of art. Puff sleeves, sheer, necklines and bodices create the impression of being sewn directly onto the body of the lucky wearer. There’s no doubt that Rosamosario brings high fashion to the bedroom. If you want to be daring with a unique piece that will become an eternal symbol of your love, then this is the label for you.

www.rosamosario.com

Sleeper

Sleeper creates classic silk pajamas with a fun twist. Over the course of just a few years, this American label has become one of the world’s most loved brands by celebrities and socialites. If you’re feeling a little cheeky and you want to give your wedding night and honeymoon a fresh touch and a pinch of naughtiness, Sleeper is the perfect solution. Providing high quality at a great price, the label has an ample collection of dressing gowns, nightdresses, pajamas and accessories, so you’ll have plenty of goodies to pack.

www.the-sleeper.com

Carine Gilson

“As day subtly turns to night and the hours steadily string by, the dream, at once airy and elegant, comes within each. Pleasurably palpable.” Madly in love with the world of lingerie, founder Carine Gilson established her eponymous brand in the 1990s. Since then, her brand has continued to grow, living through success after success. Whether a pajama, nightgown or dressing gown, every single piece exudes exquisite craftsmanship, where perfection, precision and passion for tailoring meet. Sophisticated, striking pieces that never cease to amaze.

www.carinegilson.com

Olivia Von Halle

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Olivia Von Halle creates comfortable to wear pajamas with a simple shape and luxurious fabrics. The label was inspired by the lounging pajamas worn by Coco Chanel and her contemporaries in the 1920s. Glamorous and undoubtedly trendy, the collection comprises a vast selection of pajamas, nightdresses, kimonos and sleep masks. If you want to forgo traditional bridal color palettes, with this label you’ll be able to pick and choose all sorts of quirky designs that blur the boundaries with ready-to-wear.

www.oliviavonhalle.com

Morgan Lane

Cheeky and fun, Morgan Lane collections stand out for their bold and casual spirit. Each piece can be personalized, and you can make it unique with a variety of fonts, colors and patches. Created with young women in mind, the collection includes short and long pajamas, dressing gowns, nightgowns – simple or sensual – and sleep masks. With fashion in her blood, the founder has given her brand a well-defined DNA, with playful seduction at its heart.

www.morgan-lane.com