20 of the best short pyjama sets to help you keep your cool, starting from £14

The days of kicking off the duvet and sleeping with a fan are soon approaching, and the thick plaid PJs of winter just won’t do. Short pyjama sets are a really chic, breezy way of keeping your cool during those balmy nights, so we’ve compiled a great selection of some gorgeous designs, from the high street to luxury investment brands.

20 of the best short pyjama sets to shop right now

The Kaa Snake Print in Cream, £100, Desmond & Dempsey

A brand renowned for their prints (handpainted in London) and top quality fabrics.

Pastel stripe cami set, £32, Boux Avenue

Opt for a cami set for the ultimate airy night’s sleep.


Crinkle Cami Short Set, £24, Next

It feels like you’re in the tropics, so you might as well dress the part.

Shirt, £16, Short, £12, ASOS

Ditsy florals look great on pyjamas too.

Pyjama Strappy Top And Shorts, £19.99, H&M

If your obsession with Tiger King has worked its way into your wardrobe, then these are the PJs for you.

Shirt, £25.99, Shorts, £17.99, Oysho

A print so pretty you want to wear it outside the bedroom.

Apricot Satin Shorts Frill Pyjama Set, £29, Topshop

Feel luxurious in peach at a purse-friendly price.

Top, £7, Shorts, £7, Peacocks

Sunshine yellow will have you starting the day right.

Birdy Print Shirt & Shorts Pyjama Set, £59.50, Oliver Bonas

The early bird catches the worm…

Ohio Lounge Short Set, £29, John Lewis & Partners

When in doubt, go back to basics with loose, breathable jersey.

Shirt, £220, Shorts, £165, Asceno

Made from 100 per cent silk, if you’re looking for bedtime splendour, Asceno is where it’s at.

Midnight Stripe Linen Pyjama Shorts Set, £90, Piglet

Sleep connoisseurs Piglet will have you sleeping in peak comfort with this linen set.

Tank, £22.95, Shorts, £22.95, GAP

It’s almost summer! Colourful stripes are always welcome.

Patterned pyjamas, £19.99, Lindex

We adore the loose, boxy cuts and mismatched polkadots.

Dusty Blue and Cream Short Pyjama Set, £100, Billy Sleeps

A sustainable brand bringing you nightwear classics. Made from recycled cotton and bamboo silk.

Shirt, £40, Shorts, £28, Wallace Cotton

Made with 100 per cent organic cotton, we fell head over heels in love with this pair’s pretty yet grown-up feel.

Joy Of Print Soft Stretch Pyjamas, £24.90, Uniqlo

Created by the print studio founded by Cath Kidston as a new solo project, it’s like a Hawaiian shirt in pyjama form, and we love it.

Cotton Paisley-Print Pyjama Set, £65, The White Company

Pink and paisley are the best of friends.

Frida Whip Stitch Short PJ Set, £103.66, Eberjey

Step out of bed looking impeccably dressed in this sweet set.

Yellow Woven Short Pyjamas, £14, George At Asda

A beautiful bargain.

Feature by Stephanie Sofokleous