|The chemises, which takesits name from the French word for 'shirt,' has come to mean a short gown or slip with no waistline. Many sleepwear chemises have a fitted bodice and then flow to high or mid-thigh. Chemises are sexy and flattering as women's sleepwear. |
For a touch of luxury try a silk chemise. Silk, which is made from the threads that silkworms spin, is one of the oldest known luxury fabrics. Still expensive and difficult to produce, silk is woven or knit into high-end silk chemises and other sleepwear. Whether woven or knit, silk chemises will feel indulgently soft against the skin with a subtle sheen, guaranteed to make you feel like royalty.