Staying on the couch is no excuse to be a slouch!
By Natasha Sethi
This third wave’s semi-lockdown means it’s time to bring back #CovidCouture. We might not have anywhere to go, but that’s no reason not to embrace staying in and slaying. If you’re looking to revamp your loungewear wardrobe, here are six local brands that deliver to your doorstep so you can stay stylish for Zoom meetings, curling up with a good book, or sipping on a glass of cabernet.
Siamese Dreams has you covered with their selection of colourful luxury pyjamas and loungewear sets. Crafted from local fabrics and featuring fun and unique prints created by female artists, this Phuket-based brand is perfect if you’relookingforloungewearthat’llmakeyoufeeldreamy. The brand also offers gender neutral kids’ sets in fun patterns that you can gift to your little ones. Instagram: @siamesedreamsofficial
Activewear is another solid loungewear option, regardless of whether you’re crushing mat workouts or binge-watching Netflix with popcorn in hand. For tons of cute sets, browse through Wakingbee’s many collections comprising of their best-selling leggings, comfortable yet chic sports bras, running shorts, and more.
For those that prefer loose, breezy clothing like harem pants, tribal pants, fisherman pants, and chang pants, Hippie Pants is the brand for you. Handmade and sustainable, the brand offers a wide range of comfortable, casual clothing that’s fit for people of all shapes and sizes, ranging from loose trousers to kimonos and even rompers.
For bold, fun and fabulous options, check out Pomelo. The brand boasts a diverse selection of loungewear items ranging from cotton and silkbralettes to flannel shirts, bodysuits, cami tops, pyjama sets, joggers, and kimonos. Affordably priced, the brand continues to add items each season, so it’s a great place to shop for staples you can accessorise.
A slightly different take on traditional loungewear, Kasa’ Maya specialises in 100 percent cotton and handmade items that include kaftandresses, blouses with printed designs, Japanese-inspired wide leg pants, printed capri pants, summer dresses, and even matching sets forthose that are fans of co-ords.
Local brand Gloc’s loungewear collection is perfect for wearing indoors, and can also be accessorised for a day out. Their lines consists of breezy Hawaiian-style shirts, breathable tank tops, knitted trousers made specifically for recreation, oriental wrap shirts, athleisure- style dresses, and comfortable sets to sleep in! Instagram: @glocglocgloc
Disclaimer: all pictures were taken from each brand’s Instagram account and belong to their respective owners.