Nick & Nora Women's Pajama Sets
Nick & Nora pajamas are made of specifically designed textiles that typically display whimsical designs as well as bright shades of pink, blue, red, and black.What is Nick & Nora?
Nick & Nora is a brand of women’s pajamas that was originated by fashion designers Steven Abrams and Linda Rae Tepper. Their original sets of pajamas were part of the Shadow Boxer clothing collection; this included gloves, scarves, shawls, hats, and suspenders. They wanted to avoid being confused with Joe Boxer, so they eventually changed the name of the line to Nick & Nora after the characters Nick and Nora Charles from the film "The Thin Man" that starred William Powell and Myrna Loy. About a year or two after the first pajamas were designed, they became very well-known.What type of fabric is used in the sleepwear?
Nick & Nora pajamas are made of special textiles that were designed by Tepper herself. The fabrics do not require a lot of maintenance. While many people typically think of pajamas in terms of fleece and flannel, these pajamas come in a wide variety of fabrics that include the following:
- Thermal material
One of the great features of Nick & Nora pajamas is the variety of patterns that are found in any selection. Many of the designs have been inspired by William Powell and Myrna Loy, characters from the movie "The Thin Man." One notable design is the dog milk bone, which is a representation of the pet dog of Nick and Nora Charles in this movie. The "counting sheep" pattern became very well-known when Calista Flockhart wore it on her show "Ally McBeal." The "sock monkey" design is another well-known pattern in these pajamas. The pajamas often have the colors of academy blue, light purple, light pink, and red. Other signature patterns include:
- Christmas Santa Claus
- Macaroons cookies
- Christmas globe
- Unicorn Rainbow
There is a variety of styles in which these pajamas are available, and they suit all sorts of moods. They also suit different types of weather as there are long sleeve flannels as well as capris and tank top sets. With these sets of sleepwear, people can experience a little bit of Nick Charles, Nora Charles, and the Thin Man whenever they wear them. They include:
- Three-piece sets
- Drawstring waists
- Capris and midriff tops
- Short and long sleeve
- Shoulder tie closures