Best matching Christmas pyjamas sets for 2021—because we're ready to take family festiveness to the next level

Spend the big day in matching Christmas pyjamas this year—a cosy and fun way to open presents and a delightful surprise for Christmas Eve boxes

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Wearing matching Christmas pyjamas has become one of those fun Christmas traditions we just can’t resist, and with families reunited for the festive season this year, they are more popular than ever. 

Whether you want to treat yourself to the best women’s Christmas pyjamas or nail that loved-up festive shot in his and hers Christmas pyjamas, or get the whole family involved, there are heaps of styles to suit everyone. Yes, including the dog!

Our favourite brands have really taken it up a festive notch this year to help get us all in the spirit. Even Scrooge-like characters will love the chic yet jolly sets, and just like the best Christmas jumpers out there, you can start rocking them well before Christmas Day.

With the popularity of matching Christmas pyjamas soaring and shipping delays causing stock problems, we recommend snapping up your favourite sets for the whole family when you find them, because these buys are selling out fast - and Christmas is only a few weeks away...

Where to shop the best matching Christmas pyjamas in the US

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Our pick of the best matching Christmas pyjamas for 2021

The best matching Christmas pyjamas for the whole family

Feeling inspired? We’ve found the cutest matching Christmas pyjama designs, but you’ll need to shop quickly. Just like the ever-popular matching Christmas jumpers, these are bound to sell out…

Marks and Spencer Santa Paws Family Christmas Pyjamas

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1. Marks and Spencer Santa Paws Family Christmas Pyjamas

Best animal lovers matching Christmas pyjamas

Specifications
RRP: $30/£22
Sizes—Women: US:4-20/ UK: 6-22
Sizes—Men: S-XXL
Sizes—Kids: Newborn-16 years
Material: 100% Cotton
Care: Machine Wash

Animal lovers, rejoice. M&S has created the best set of matching PJs for you all. Covered in festive dogs, cats and rabbits, these are some of the cutest pyjamas we've seen. Pick these up as Christmas gifts for the dog lovers in your life. Perfect for snuggling in front of the TV and watching the best Christmas movies on Netflix. Crafted from 100% cotton, the material is soft on the skin too. 

Sparks & Daughters Personalised Family Portrait Christmas Pyjamas

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2. Sparks & Daughters Personalised Family Portrait Christmas Pyjamas

Best personalized matching Christmas pyjamas

Specifications
RRP: $42.53/£30
Sizes—Baby: Newborn-12 months
Sizes—Kids: 1-10 years
Sizes—Adult: Unisex sizing S-XXL
Material: 100% Cotton
Care: Machine wash at 30

How cute are these? Featuring adorable portrait illustrations you can customise to suit each family member, these pjs are truly unique and would make a great gift for a loved one. The kids pjs have a traditional fairisle design on the sleeves and bottoms and the adult pjs have check flannel bottoms. There are also baby grows for the littlest ones.

Sugarbee Clothing Matching Family Christmas Pyjamas

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3. Sugarbee Clothing Matching Family Christmas Pyjamas

Best plaid matching Christmas pyjamas

Specifications
RRP: From $39.95/£11.27
Sizes—Kids: Newborn-12 years
Sizes—Adults: XS-3XL
Sizes—Pets: XS-XL
Material: Polyester, Spandex, Embroidery Thread
Care: Machine Wash

If you’re after something more traditional then this classic red and green plaid design is the one for you. Available in button-down pjs, buttflap pjs and ruffle buttlflap pjs there’s a style for everyone—including a coordinating bandana for the family pet. So sweet! With heaps of top reviews from happy customers, they’re a bestseller so you’d better get your order in quick if you want to snap up these beauties.

Mini Lunn Personalised Family Christmas Red Pyjamas

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4. Mini Lunn Personalised Family Christmas Red Pyjamas

Best classic matching Christmas pyjamas

Specifications
RRP: $113.42/£80
Sizes—Kids: 3months—9years
Sizes—Women's: XS-L
Sizes—Men's: S-L
Material: 100% Cotton
Care: Machine wash

For something a bit more pared-back, these matching Christmas pyjamas are made from 100% cotton and are cozy yet breathable. Featuring statement white piping, the shirt can be personalized with your name and the kids style features a cute Santa letter pocket design. Finished off with pearl buttons for an uber luxe touch. If you're wondering what to wear on Christmas Day to be festive yet comfortable, these chic red pyjama sets are a front-runner.

Sunny Boutique Miami Reindeer Print Family Christmas Pyjamas

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5. Sunny Boutique Miami Reindeer Print Family Christmas Pyjamas

The best fairisle matching Christmas pyjamas

Specifications
RRP: From $14.99/£13.56
Sizes—Kids: 3months-10years
Sizes—Adults: S-XL
Material : Unknown
Care: Hand wash only

Snuggle up in style in these matching fairisle design pjs for the family. The set includes a long sleeve top and coordinating trousers and you can also get an all-in-one for young infants. Perfect for curling up by a roaring fire on Christmas Eve, the timeless style is definitely one you can bring out every year.

Shelry Family Matching Pyjamas

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6. Shelry Family Matching Pyjamas

Best novelty matching Christmas pyjamas

Specifications
RRP: From $15.99/£11.94
Sizes—Kids: 1-16years
Sizes—Women's: XS-XXL
Sizes—Men's: S-4XL
Material: 100% Cotton
Care: Machine Wash

Tis the season to indulge, so why not go all out in these super fun Elf pyjamas. Guaranteed to spread the Christmas cheer, kids will love this adorable set with a green long-sleeved Elf top and coordinating stripy trousers. The set can come up slightly small, so size up if you want more of a relaxed fit. 

Fashion Union Matching Family Pyjamas

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7. Fashion Union Matching Family Pyjamas

Best his and hers matching Christmas pyjamas

Specifications
RRP: $35/£25
All sizes: S-XXL
Material: 100% Cotton
Care: Machine Wash

Shake up your color palette and move away from traditional shades of red and white with this chic blue set. With three different designs—Snow Perfect, Snow Funny and Snow Cute for the little ones—the long-sleeve top comes with snowflake printed bottoms in a classy gold design. 100% cotton, they are cool and comfortable to wear too.

Studio Personalised Loves Christmas Family

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8. Studio Personalised Loves Christmas Family

Best Christmas pyjamas to wear after the big day

Specifications
RRP: From $10/£8
Sizes—Baby: 3-18 months
Sizes—Kids: 2-11 years
Sizes—Woman's: UK 8-26
Sizes—Men's: S-XXL
Material : 100% cotton
Care: Machine washable

Get every member of the family in the Christmas spirit with these fun PJs. They can even be personalized with everyone's name put onto the Santa and his sleigh design. No doubt everyone will want to wear the comfy checked bottoms on their own well after the big day, too, so this set gets bonus points for longevity.

Christmas Reindeer And Snowflake Patterned Family Matching Pajama Sets

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9. Christmas Reindeer And Snowflake Patterned Family Matching Pajama Sets

Best affordable Christmas pyjamas

Specifications
RRP: From $16/£11.79
Sizes—Baby: Newborn- 18 months
Sizes—Kids: Age 2-13 years
Sizes—Women's : S-XXL
Sizes—Men's: M-XXL
Material: 95% polyester
Care: Machine wash and tumble dry

This bargain PJ set is one not to miss. The classic Fair Isle print is perfect for all the family, and the super stretchy material is also flame-resistant. Making Christmas fun (and safe) for all, this is the one to get if you want to save cash for more festive treats, like the best Christmas bedding.

Navy 'Tis The Season Family Christmas Pyjamas

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10. Navy 'Tis The Season Family Christmas Pyjamas

Best cheerful Christmas pyjamas

Specifications
RRP: $8/£6
Sizes—Baby: Newborn- 24 months
Sizes—Kids: 2-14 years
Sizes—Adults: S-XXL
Material: 100% cotton
Care: Machine washable

Christmas is all about coming together with family and this joyful nightwear will remind us all how special it is. The slogan style will be a firm favourite for the whole gang, and they're super comfy and machine washable, too. Now, who is ready for a mince pie?

George at Asda Super Mario Christmas Pyjamas

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11. Navy 'Tis The Season Family Christmas Pyjamas

Best matching Christmas pyjamas for gamers

Specifications
RRP: From $12/£9
Sizes—Kids: 2-14 years
Sizes—Adults: XS-XXL
Material: 100% cotton
Care: Machine washable

If you have a gamer in the family, make their day with these fun Super Mario pyjamas. With different characters to choose from, you'll have to pick your team and race to the checkout. 

M&Co Christmas Pyjama Set

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12. M&Co Christmas Pyjama Set

Best classic reindeer pyjamas

Specifications
RRP: From $23/£16.99
Sizes—Adults: S-XXL
Sizes—Kids: 1-12 years
Material: 6% Elastane, 94% Polyester
Care: 40 degree gentle machine wash

Classic, timeless and suitable for all of the family, these reindeer pyjamas are a winner. The long sleeved top and trouser set will be comfy, cosy and loved by everyone for the festive period. Grab them in a size up to make sure everyone can wear them for a couple of years. 

Light In The Box Christmas Pyjamas

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13. Light In The Box Christmas Pyjamas

Best dinosaur festive pyjamas

Specifications
RRP: From $11/£8
Sizes—Adult: XS-XXL
Sizes—Kids: 3 months-9 years
Sizes—Dog: S-L
Material: Polyester
Care: Machine wash

One for everyone, including the dog. These soft hooded onsies are the perfect winter pj for everyone to cuddle up in on the sofa to watch best Christmas movies on Disney Plus and eat Quality Street. The Santa meets dinosaurs design is fun for little ones and no doubt it'll make for the ideal Christmas Instagram pic. 

Chicsoso Reindeer Print Family Matching Christmas Pyjamas

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14. Reindeer Print Family Matching Christmas Pyjamas

Specifications
RRP: From $12.66/£9.44
Sizes—Adult: S-4XL
Sizes—Kids: 3 months - 12 years
Material: Cotton blends
Care: Machine washable

If you're looking for classic, timeless Xmas PJs that'll never date, then stop right there. This comfy, cotton-blend, festive nightwear has already been backed by TV personality Stacey Solomon and her family. With a great range of sizes, no doubt you'll want to snap up these affordable sets. 

Seraphine Mama & Mini Cotton Star Constellation Pyjamas Set

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15. Seraphine Mama & Mini Cotton Star Constellation Pyjamas Set

Specifications
RRP: $91/£69
Sizes—Adult: XS-XL
Sizes—Kids: 4-9 months
Material: Soft stretch cotton
Care: Machine washable

The set every new mum will love, Seraphine has created 'mama and mini' Christmas pyjamas. With an adult size pair and a matching baby (4 - 9 months) sleep suit, these will be the ideal gift this year. The mum's set is also fastening-free to make it easier to breast feed. 

Marks and Spencer Pure Cotton Checked Pyjamas

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16. Marks and Spencer Pure Cotton Checked Pyjamas

Specifications
RRP: From $21/£12
Sizes—Women's: US 4-20 / UK 6-22
Sizes—Men's: S-2XL
Sizes—Kids: 0-3 years
Material: Cotton
Care: Machine washable

Well done, Marks and Spencer. We can always rely on the British high street brand to come through with traditional festive pyjamas, jumpers and Christmas party outfits. These matching Christmas pyjamas feature a red checked print in a soft cotton material that will see you all well into the new year. A fall favourite, these will last you for months or even years to come if you size up for all the family. 

Adult and Kids matching Christmas pyjamas

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17. Shopotime Matching Christmas Pyjamas

Specifications
RRP: From $17.90/ £13.49
Sizes—Women's: S-2XL
Sizes—Kids: Newborn-11 years
Material: Polyester Cotton blend
Care: Machine wash

Etsy is a go-to for fun festive pyjamas, and these are one of our favourites. Not too novelty or tacky, the navy set with long sleeved top and trousers is bound to be a fall hero. With Christmas trees, reindeers and snowflakes, they have everything you need to keep the festive feeling going.

Charlie is the Acting Deputy Fashion Editor across multiple women’s magazines and also a freelance fashion, beauty and lifestyle editor. 


She bagged her first magazine job in 2009 and has previously written for titles including Woman & Home, Closer and Dare. Over the years Charlie has embraced anything that was thrown at her from styling celebrities to testing out the best jeans on the high street to writing about must-have beauty buys. 


With a weakness for a printed midi dress, Charlie is on a mission to shop more sustainably and loves finding new ethical brands and second-hand buys. You can follow her on Instagram @fashionabell_