Need a gift for the frequent traveler on your holiday gift list?
It’s virtually impossible to avoid many of the post-pandemic hassles associated with air travel. However, you can help her feel more comfortable and stylish when she faces those challenges whether at the airport or in the sky.
We’ve found some of the most comfortable and stylish travel clothes available online. They range from classy to casual, at a variety of price points.
Mersea Cashmere Travel Set
Few fabrics feel as luxurious or as comfortable as cashmere. A female owned business, Mersea curates essentials to enhance the experience of travel. Their two-piece 100 percent cashmere jogging outfit can be purchased individually or as a set.
The hoodie with a wide drawstring and ribbed sleeves comes in three flattering colors, beige, ash gray and stone. The jogger pants have pockets and a comfortable drawstring waist.
Hania Colden Sweater and Sweatpants
Hania is a luxury New York City-based knitwear company founded by Anya Cole in 2012. The company’s garments are made with Scottish and Italian cashmeres from the finest mills in the world.
The cable knit Colden Sweater is lightweight but warm, comfortable but stylish, and comes in a choice of 11 different colors. Wear it alone or pair it with the relaxed fit Colden Sweatpants with a drawstring waist. This knitwear ensemble is made in Hawick, Scotland by the renowned heritage house Barrie Knitwear (a CHANEL company).
First Class Lounge Set
Aviator is a travel lifestyle brand based in Los Angeles, California that aims to create apparel that achieves a perfect balance between style and function.
The comfortable First Class Lounge Set is made of Cloud Fleece, an ultra soft brushed french terry. Its hood can be adjusted to serve as a sleep mask on a noisy flight, the “three way cuff” can be worn as a fingerless glove or mitten to avoid touching anything with bear hands. A kangaroo pocket keeps your belongings securely zipped. The pants have two zippered front pockets and two patch pockets at the back. Comes in stylish choice of granite with sand stripes or sand with granite stripes. Can be purchased as separates or a set.
Cozy Earth Pullover and Jogger Set
For five years in a row, Cozy Earth has made the list of Oprah’s Favorite Things. It’s not surprising. With an increasing interest in sustainability, the company’s travel wear made from bamboo fiber is not only eco-friendly but is also breathable, and feels soft and luxurious.
The Quilted Snap Pullover made from non-pilling Viscose from Bamboo features a tailored diamond pattern, sleeve cuffs for a tapered fit, a hidden front snap closure, and discreet side pockets. Wear it alone or on top of a tee; it’s so comfortable that it will become a staple in your wardrobe. Paired with the matching ultra-soft jogger pants or a pair of slacks to create a casual but elegant look. Both come in charcoal, ivory, black or navy.
NYDJ Jeans with a Stylish Cardigan
Nothing is more comfortable, versatile or timeless than a pair of well-fitting jeans dressed up with a blazer or dressed down for a more casual look with a cardigan. NYDJ, formerly known as “Not Your Daughter’s Jeans,” was founded in 2003 as a lifestyle brand for women of all ages, sizes and shapes. The company pioneered premium stretch jeans to help women look and feel a size smaller and expanded to a full line of comfortable apparel.
Part of the “Forever Comfort” collection, the french terry Sweatshirt Cardigan features large patch pockets and a button front. The saddlewood neutral color is perfect for any climate or season. The cardigan is a great look with any pair of NYDJ jeans or leggings from NYDJ’s Denim Shop or with its own matching jogger pants.
Brixton Weekender Blanket Hoodie and Sweatpant
Made in California, sustainability is at the heart of every Brixton product. This Weekender Blanket hoodie is so soft and comfortable that it is aptly named a “blanket” crew. With a relaxed fit and balloon sleeves, it comes in a choice of vibrant henna or a subtle beige heather.
The 100% easy-to-care-for polyester fabric is so comfy that you may want to sleep in it, especially when paired with the matching sweatpant with a drawstring waist and elasticized cuffs.
Duluth Trading Packable Jacket
No matter when or were you depart from, you can’t predict whether it will be rainy or cool your destination. You might even wish you had a jacket with you on a chilly flight.
This featherweight, water resistant jacket can be rolled up into its own internal self-pocket and placed in your tote. Made of a ripstop, insulated fabric it has 3 external pockets: 1 zip-close at chest and 2 hidden side-seam pockets. Comes in either a never-get-lost-in-a-crowd mineral yellow or in a subtle beige camouflage print.
Smash + Tess Romper
You might well decide to make this one-piece outfit your official travel uniform. Made of French terry knit, this midnight black, short sleeve travel romper has a crew neckline, adjustable drawstring waist and a slouchy fit. Dress it up with a fanciful scarf or chunky necklace.
It has a figure-flattering slouchy fit and comes in a very wide range of sizes (from 00-28). Smash + Tess is a family-owned business founded and led by women.