18 Mar

The Ultimate Guide to Sustainable Pyjamas and Ethical Sleepwear

Haven’t bought a pair of pyjamas in forever? Old ones getting a little stretched or holey? Poke around our guide for the best ethical sleepwear and sustainable pyjamas around to seriously up your dream game.

Dreamy sustainable pyjamas and ethical sleepwear

What is the best feeling in the world? We think jumping into your pyjamas after a long day of work and snuggling into bed with a good book is pretty high up there. And do you know what would be even better? Yep, you guessed it, jumping into your sustainable pyjamas from one of your favourite ethical sleepwear brands and sleeping soundly knowing you’re doing good for people, the planet, and animals. Now that’s what we’re talking about.

Lucky for you, the Good On You team has put together the best ethical sleepwear brands to give you sweet dreams. These “Good” and “Great” brands have everything you need to have a good and peaceful night, including luxurious, silky matching sets from The Ethical Silk Company (Ireland), bamboo based jams from ettitude (Australia), and finally, if you’re more the loungewear type, MATE the Label (US) has got just what you need.

So, before we put you to sleep with more words, check out our guide below.

Aiayu

Rated: Good
sustainable pyjama by aiayu

Organic Cotton Pyjama Set – Ships internationally from Denmark

Aiayu is a Danish brand rooted in quality and love. Proudly participating in the #whomadeyourclothes campaign, everything is made at origin in Bolivia, India, and Nepal. This classic lounge pant is no exception. Made from crisp organic cotton poplin, this Aiayu pyjama set is soft and breathable with a light shirt and pants. The perfect combination of casual and comfortable for lounging at home. Find the range in EU sizes XS-L.

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Underprotection

Rated: Good
woman wearing green pyjama shirt by underprotection

Jane Pyjama Shirt – Ships internationally from Denmark

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woman wearing grey sustainable pyjamas by Underprotection

Underprotection – Pyjamas

Combining ethics with aesthetics, this Danish brand makes glamorous pyjamas you'll love. Up to 60% off selected long and short pyjama sets. (Ends: 16 MAR)

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Underprotection is a Danish brand combining ethics and aesthetics, creating underwear, loungewear, and swimwear from sustainable materials like recycled polyester and organic cotton. All of its packaging, paper, and polybags are either recycled or biodegradable, and it only works with certified factories as it believes “fair working conditions and fair wages are human rights.” Made from TENCEL, the Jane Shirt is a modern interpretation of the classic pyjama shirt, just as chic out and about as it is worn at home. You can find the full range in XS-XL.

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The Ethical Silk Company

Rated: Good
Some ethical silk pyjamas by the Ethical Silk Company.

Mulberry Silk Pyjamas – Ships internationally from Ireland

The Ethical Silk Company produces scarves, wraps, and loungewear that are 100% ethically made from 100% mulberry silk. For the ultimate sleep, indulge in a pair of their mulberry silk pyjamas, printed by hand using the traditional craft of block-printing. Find the range in sizes XS-XL.

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Sustain by Kat

Rated: Good
woman wearing light blue sleep tank top

Lavender & Chamomile Dyed Cami – Ships internationally from the US

Sustain produces timeless organic women’s sleepwear, dyed with plants. The brand uses eco-friendly materials including GOTS-certified organic cotton, and uses only low impact, non-toxic plant based dyes, like in this cute pyjama camisole dyed with lavender and chamomile. Find the collection in sizes XS-XL.

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Amour Vert

Rated: Good
A cupro based ethical sleep top by Amour Vert.

Monroe Cottonseed Cupro Pajama Top – Ships internationally from the US

Amour Vert creates beautiful sustainable staples in San Francisco, California. Its final stage of production is done in the US and it works closely with suppliers in all of its supply chain. This Cottonseed Cupro Top is the perfect addition to your pyjama drawer, featuring a vegan-friendly silk alternative made in a zero-waste process from cotton waste. Find pieces in US sizes XS-XL.

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ettitude

Rated: Good
A woman in an ethical sleep dress by ettitude.

Sateen Slip Dress – Ships internationally from Australia

Slip into bed with this silky, bamboo based sustainable sleep dress. Complete with side slits and adjustable straps, ettitude’s multi-functional slip dress looks just as good in bed as it does going out, or as an actual slip under a dress. ettitude creates sleepwear and bedding made with innovative CleanBamboo™ fabric, engineered for comfort. Find the range in sizes S-XL.

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TAMGA Designs

Rated: Good
A woman in an ethical sleepset by TAMGA Designs.

Ina Lounge Set – Ships internationally from Canada

TAMGA Designs is out to prove how colourful and exciting sustainable fashion can be, serving up gorgeous, flowy designs that will glide you into warmer weather with poise and grace. TAMGA offers a range of tops, skirts, dresses, and accessories made from 100% Micro TENCEL® and LENZING™ ECOVERO™ including this signature lounge set in marine. This lovely set features a slightly more structured fabrication that’s soft and breathable with a loose fitting short-sleeve top and matching pants with pockets. You can find the full range of this Canadian brand in sizes XS-2XL.

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The Very Good Bra

Rated: Great

Always Decent Tee-Dress – Ships internationally from Australia

The Very Good Bra is an Australian womenswear label that houses lingerie and other basics for the modern woman, like this cosy tee dress. Find most bras in cup sizes A to E, and clothes in S-L.

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Boody

Rated: Good
woman wearing dark grey sleepwear top by boody

Goodnight Sleep Tee – Ships internationally from Australia

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Boody – Sleepwear

Make every night a great night’s sleep with this luxurious range of bamboo pyjamas and loungewear so comfy you'll never want to get out of bed. Exclusive 15% off loungewear and sleepwear with code GOOD15. (Available in Australia, New Zealand, and Europe only) (Ends: 15 APR)

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Made from organically grown bamboo, Boody is a clothing brand that supports the trend for all things green and ethical. The brand creates beautifully soft and sustainable sleepwear designed to deliver pure comfort. We love the Goodnight Sleep Tee, featuring a softly-curved neckline with a wide band and curved hem, and made from Boody’s signature bamboo fabric. Just what dreams are made of. Find the range in sizes XS-3XL.

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Yes And

Rated: Good
A woman in dip-dye organic lounge shorts by YesAnd.

Organic Dip Dye Lounge Shorts – Ships internationally from the US

YES AND aims to banish the stigma that sustainable fashion has to sacrifice style, quality, fit, color, comfort or price. With this US-based brand you can actually have it all, and more: it is certified organic, low-impact dyed, and ethically made! The brand’s dip-dye shorts are the sustainable alternative to your favourite lounge shorts. You can find most items in sizes XS to XL.

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MATE the Label

Rated: Great
woman wearing brown sustainable tank top by MATE the label

Tencel Sleep Tank – Ships internationally from the US

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MATE the Label – Sleepwear

Get the comfiest sleep of your life in MATE the Label's blend of TENCEL™ Lyocell and organic cotton. 30% off sleepwear with code GOODNIGHT. (Ends: 23 MAR)

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MATE the label creates eco-friendly sleepwear and basics, made with GOTS-certified organic fabrics and low-impact dyes. It also manufactures locally to reduce its carbon footprint. This relaxed fit layering tank, made from TENCEL, is perfect for those hot summer nights. Find the range in inclusive sizes XS-3XL.

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Sorella Organics

Rated: Great
woman wearing white sorella organics sustainable sleepshirt

Sleepshirt – Ships internationally from Australia

Sorella’s certified organic sleepwear range includes tops, pants, wraps, nighties, as well as maternity wear. The label’s founder Anna McGregor has a background in international human rights work. This is obvious with her use of Fairtrade certified cotton, and it ensures strict social standards are met in production and trading. Best of all, purchasing the clothing won’t make you cry over your bank balance. Prefer your sleepwear on the simpler side? Hello, minimalist white nightie. Find the range in sizes S-XL.

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LA Relaxed

Rated: Good
A woman in an La Relaxed cropped sweatshirt.

Well Loved Crop Sweatshirt – Ships internationally from the US

“Simplicity, sustainability, style” is the LA Relaxed motto. This cropped sweatshirt embodies just that and is perfect for lounging around all day or heading out to run an errand. This brand reduces its climate impact by using renewable energy in its supply chain. It also uses some more eco-friendly materials, including organic cotton, TENCEL, and modal. Find the collection in sizes XS-XL.

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LA Relaxed

Rated: Good
person in white long-sleeved top and bottoms and person sitting with child in matching purple set by Orbasics

All Season Pyjamas – Ships internationally from Germany

Always 100% organic, treat yourself to a heavenly sleep through the year with these breathable all-season pyjamas by Orbasics. Super soft to the touch in a classic loose fit, long sleeve top and matching bottoms set made in GOTs-certified cotton jersey, you can wind down in comfort. Find it in sizes 2XS to 2XL.

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Thought

Rated: Good
A woman in ethical bamboo joggers by thought.

The Luxe Brushed Bamboo Joggers – Ships internationally from the UK

We love Thought’s thoughtfully-designed (see what we did there?) womenswear and menswear, designed with organic fabrics, bamboo, and hemp. Their bamboo joggers are a casual, easy-to-wear style. Featuring practical pockets, cuffed ankles, and a comfortable elasticated waist, we love these cosy sweatpants for bed and beyond. Find pieces in UK sizes 6-18.

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Noctu

Rated: Great
man wearing white ethical night shirt by noctu

Mayar Button Down Night Shirt – Ships internationally from the UK

Noctu offers a collection of night and loungewear, with minimalist styles made from luxuriously soft organic cotton, so simplicity and function meet comfort. This sustainable night shirt is perfect for those looking for comfort in sleep and loungewear. If you’re on the hunt for organic sleepwear, this is your brand. Find the collection in sizes S-L.

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People Tree

Rated: Great
A woman in blue printed pyjama shorts by People Tree.

Hearts Pyjama Shorts in Blue – Ships internationally from the UK

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Someone wearing a red organic shirt by People Tree.

People Tree – Organic Clothing

Celebrate Organic September with People Tree. Choose toxin-free clothing than protects biodiversity, saves water, and is safe for farmers and workers. 15% off organic clothing with code ORGANIC. (Available in Europe and the UK only) (Ends: 28 SEP)

Checkout code: ORGANIC
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Sustainable fashion pioneer and leader People Tree is a ‘Great’ ethical brand and one of our favourites. The brand uses eco-friendly materials and addresses labour risks by adopting the Fairtrade International – Small Producers Organisations Code of Conduct. Featuring an elasticated waist with drawstring ribbon tie and a pocket at the back on the right side, these organic pyjama shorts can be paired with a matching pyjama camisole or tee, perfect for lounging or sleeping. Find the range in UK sizes 8-16.

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CasaGIN

Rated: Good
A woman in an ethical sleepset by CasaGIN

Natural Fabric Pyjamas – Ships internationally from Italy

CasaGIN is a positive place, designed for those looking for a sustainable and conscious lifestyle where you can find products capable of conveying well-being and harmony. Made with the brand’s softest fabric, this natural fabric pyjama guarantees freedom of movement so you don’t constrict. Even better, this beech fiber is eco-friendly, vegan, and quick-drying. Find most items in sizes S to XL.

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Pop My Way

Rated: Great

Zippered Sleepsuit – Ships internationally from the UK

Pop My Way is a GOTS certified brand that features mix and match baby essentials that are designed to “pop” onto the garment. This UK brand’s modular and versatile designs take the stress out of getting your little one dressed with mix and match elements you can switch in and out for ease or occasion. We love the Zippered Sleepsuit in oatmeal as a starting point for bub’s night time ‘fit. Available for 0-18 months old.

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Conscious Step

Rated: Good
grey ethical socks by conscious step

Socks That Save LGBTQ+ Lives – Ships internationally from the US

And for those of us who might get cold feet at night, we recommend going for these cool and sustainable socks by Conscious Step. This sustainable brand creates premium fair trade, organic, vegan socks that support great charities. It’s committed to lasting social and environmental change and every step it takes in its production process supports farms and factories with fair wages, safe facilities, and sustainable materials. The socks come in S-L sizes.

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Looking for more ways to sleep better? Peruse our ethical bedding guide

Editor's note

Feature image via The Ethical Silk Company, all other images via brands mentioned. Good On You publishes the world’s most comprehensive ratings of fashion brands’ impact on people, the planet, and animals. Use our directory to search thousands of rated brands. We may earn a commission on sales made using our offer codes or affiliate links.

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