The go to summer shift dress all dressed up in 5 different ways..



The Naked Feeling…

“I just want to be happy and naked”

Nothing is easier than throwing on a shift dress. Especially in this sweltering heat, a soft light dress makes you feel like your almost wearing nothing,  and  we love that feeling.

So let us take you through the five different ways in which you could wear your go to dress in every situation…


“A little sand in your shoes = happy feet”

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Keep calm and head to the beach and look super fine while you do. A giant tote to fit everything you need, a sexy bikini and music. Life is good





“Come quickly, I am tasting the stars!” Dom Perignon

Occasional champaign brunches and lots of girl talk is what keeps the ladies going.


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A pop of colour never hurt anyone any outfit. Totally loving these bright green shoes with the bag full of love.

“I like hot pink for the same reason I like safety orange. People here are far too beige. I like to wear colors that shock myself awake.”
— Basingstoke




Hell yeah, the pyjamas can do preppy, and we do it bloody well.

noun: preppy; plural noun: preppies; noun: preppie
a pupil or graduate of an expensive prep school, or a person resembling such a pupil in dress or appearance.
adjective: preppy; comparative adjective: preppier; superlative adjective: preppiest; adjective: preppie
of or typical of a pupil or graduate of an expensive prep school, especially with reference to their neat style of dress.
“the preppy look”

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A fun backpack a hat and a scarf and comfy sneakers you can run a marathon in… what more can a girl ask for?

I bet you’re thinking of a thousand things and so am I. So, get out there and get it girl!

Need to know “How to get what you want?”

It is simple ..

1. Believe you deserve it

2. Do the fucking work.



“Black is modest and arrogant at the same time. Black is lazy and easy – but mysterious. But above all black says this: “I don’t bother you – don’t bother me,”― Yohji Yamamoto

We love black and we always will.


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Its a girly summer dress, make it gangster, make it your own… Sexy black booties and a leather jacket will do just that.



“When life gives you lemons make lemonade. Then find someone whose life gave them vodka, mix them together and have a party!!” – Anonymous

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Take the military look on a night out. Put on your killer heels, add some light layering and float through the night like an army angel.

Here’s a few of my favourite variations on the shift dress this summer. Click on the pictures to take you to the shopping links.

SHINE ON, you crazy pyjama person!



Frills give us thrills



Staying a-lined


Is it a slip? Is underwear? No! It’s a super-shift!


So, are you ready for that naked feeling. I promise, it is THE BEST!

Written by

Creative Director, Pyjama People

She got her start working on Manisha Koirala’s costumes for the 1999 movie Mann and hasn’t looked back since! A veteran of the business, Cho’s styled films like Calcutta Express, to numerous national and international advertisements. She’s also a personal stylist to stars like Neha Dhupia and has two clothing brands — Bachcha Party for kids, and Chola(!!) After her debut collection The Pyjama Tribe Sohaya was named the Grazia's Young Designer of the year 2016.

Twitter @chola_is_me / Instagram: @sohaya