Advertisement
Fashion

Fashion flashback to 1979: Pyjama dressing

While digging through the Chatelaine archives we were so enamoured by the billowy blouses and silky pants of the late seventies we decided update the look with a few modern twists. Here's how to take pajama-style dressing out of the bedroom and onto the street (with accessories!)
Fashion flashback to 1979: Pyjama dressing

Pj trend from the archives

Blast from the past: Pyjama dressing

Flashback to 1979

Then: Back when we took a chance on Abba and their playful pop style and sound. Think billowy tops, silky pants and shaggy hair.

Now: Luxe extras take flowing maxi dresses and billowy blouses out of the bedroom and onto the street.

Fashion flashback to 1979: Pyjama dressingCaroline Sieber Photo by Julien Hekimian/Getty Images

A billowy top

Shirt, $255, Simms Sigal & Co.

Fashion flashback to 1979: Pyjama dressingPhoto by Roberto Caruso
Advertisement

Slouchy blazer

Blazer, $485, Joie.

Fashion flashback to 1979: Pyjama dressingPhoto by Roberto Caruso

Slipper shoe

Shoes, $145, Capezio.

Fashion flashback to 1979: Pyjama dressingPhoto by Roberto Caruso

Pyjama pinstripes

Dress, $185, Banana Republic.

Fashion flashback to 1979: Pyjama dressingPhoto by Roberto Caruso
Advertisement

A man-style watch

Relic watch, $80, Sears.

Fashion flashback to 1979: Pyjama dressingPhoto by Roberto Caruso

A whimsical belt

Belt, $66, Brave Leather.

Fashion flashback to 1979: Pyjama dressingPhoto by Roberto Caruso

Oversized ring

Ring, $650, Carole Tanenbaum.

Fashion flashback to 1979: Pyjama dressingPhoto by Roberto Caruso

GET CHATELAINE IN YOUR INBOX!

Subscribe to our newsletters for our very best stories, recipes, style and shopping tips, horoscopes and special offers.

By signing up, you agree to our terms of use and privacy policy. You may unsubscribe at any time.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Advertisement
Advertisement