Haven't you heard? Staying in is the new going out! Take laid back to a whole new level.
Whether it's working from home, a chilled Sunday afternoon or a day travelling, YK DAILY firmly believe that whatever the occasion, to get up, shower and get dressed - and make your damn bed too!
Now, no one’s saying you need to get dressed in a suit, but at least put on some fresh clothing and pull it together! If you're spending the day on the sofa, you may as well look good while doing it.
There are some days when this means just jeans and a tee. But loungewear is totally underrated, like sweats or leggings and a big oversized tee, so that you can easily go from desk to errands without looking like a total slob. Or at least hop onto Instastories and not be totally embarrassed about your appearance.
When talking about lounge wear, we don't just mean tracksuit bottoms & hoodies, there are many alternative options also, for example co-ords, jeans, cotton tee's, basically anything easy to wear, super cute and comfy!
Here are YK DAILY'S tips to curating a put together loungewear look to go from bed, to couch to errands with ease - because you deserve a little chill every now and then!
The Staple Legging, Tight Fitted Jogger, Chic Elasticated Waist Trousers or Something Shorter
Think great leggings and joggers, that are appropriate for being worn in public of course, this means, nothing see through and yes, do the bend over test in the mirror! Ribbed material tends to be less see through and ultra comfortable. You can opt for full length, high rise biker or cycling style. All suitable to be paired with a tee, either one to cover your bottom with a long cardigan, a cropped tee, or one to the waist with an oversized hoodie, all make for a perfect casual look. You can step into a cute pair of boots, slip on shoes or trainers.
The effortless world of co ords - Nail your co-ord matching outfit game with ease. Two fashion-forward statement pieces in one outfit. There are so many choices, from knit co-ords, to dreamy skirt or shorts sets. The great thing about co-ords is that you can mix and match outfits to get more outfits and value for money!
An Oversized Textured Or Patterned Dress
An oversized, textured or pattered dress is a great lounge essential. Temperatures in the house can fluctuate throughout the day and so can how bloated you feel. So an oversized, patterned, slip or textured dress with help disguise your snacking & keep you cool, it's a double whammy! Not only will a dress help keep you cool, it's also quick to throw on and involves less washing and drying, now it's a triple threat!
Invest In Basic Cotton Tees OR The Not So Basic
It's all about the cotton tee. There are so many affordable options. Whether you’re hot-blooded or not, you can go for tanks, short sleeves or long sleeves, long, short or cropped. Never underestimate the basic white or black tees that you can wear out and about, glam up or down!
Slay laidback vibes all season with an on trend oversized hoodie. Teaming yours with matching joggers, denim, or even with a skirt or over a little dress. There are endless options, from zip up hoodies perfect for working out, black hoodies that go with everything or a bold print to add some colour to your life.
Add A Classic Light Layer Or Oversized Shirt
Whether you prefer a sweatshirt, hoodie, cardigan or wrap, having a nice light layer is essential. It's a great way to pull an outfit together. A sweatshirt is definitely more casual, a long cardigan can give a more stylish vibe, you can even rock an oversized shirt for an office chic look! Once you add this layer, you’re then good to go! You can head out to run an errand and not feel embarrassed like you’re still in your pajamas!
Girlfriend, high rise and cropped mid-rise jeans, along with the classic denim short are all great choices for slouchy lounge wear must haves. Perfect to wear with amount anything on your upper half, and look stylish paired with trainers, or pretty much any footwear you last had by the front door! A great choice for the dog walk.
Footwear & Accessories
Finally, footwear & accessories, staple essentials should be plain, practical and comfy, the biker boot, fluffy slipper and soft tote bag, that's it, end of conversation...
Go and lounge gorgeous