Pyjamas, pajamas, jimjams, jammies or shortened as PJs, are the different names of a particular outfit, worldwide. The basic pyjamas are loose fitting, accompanied by drawstring waistbands. They are generally worn in South and West Asia. In certain countries, the outfit is used as a sleepwear.
There are different types of pyjamas echoing from its popularity and production. The traditional and the contemporary pyjamas are the most common and widely used. The traditional style fascinates a jacket and a trouser combination, consisting of soft fabric. The contemporary ones are derived from the traditional pyjamas. They generally are single piece loose trousers with varying lengths. Pyjamas may also refer to women’s combination of sleeveless or short-sleeved blouses intermingled with lightweight trousers. Women can also deploy it as night-suits.
Pyjamas incorporate different types of materials in their manufacturing and production. Synthetic materials, silk, satin and even polyester and Lycra are mainly used. Flaunt them out with different available designs and patterns. Images of sports, balloons, polka dots, stripes, plaids, palsies, foulards, and animals etc. are imprinted on them.
Certainly, these outfits have become quite famous and acceptable among the populations of the globe. Fashionable and stylish, they certainly define a fashion statement for the present generation.