Need a gift for the frequent traveler on your holiday gift list?
It is 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 these challenges, whether at the airport or in the sky.
We’ve found some of the most comfortable and stylish travel clothing available online. They range from chic to casual, at a variety of price points.
Mersea cashmere travel set
Few fabrics are as luxurious or as comfortable as cashmere. A woman-owned company, Mersea offers essential products to enhance the travel experience. Their two-piece 100% cashmere jogging outfit can be purchased individually or as a set.
The hoodie with a wide drawstring and ribbed sleeves is available in three flattering colors, beige, ash gray and stone. The joggers have pockets and a comfortable drawstring waist.
Hania Colden sweater and sweatpants
Hania is a New York-based luxury knitwear company founded by Anya Cole in 2012. The company’s garments are made with Scottish and Italian cashmere sourced from the best mills in the world.
The Colden cable knit jumper is lightweight yet warm, comfortable yet stylish and comes in a choice of 11 different colours. Wear it on its own or pair it with the relaxed fit Colden Track Pants featuring a drawstring waist. This knitted set is made in Hawick, Scotland, by the famous historic house Barrie Knitwear (a CHANEL company).
First class lounge set
Aviator is a Los Angeles, CA-based lifestyle brand that aims to create apparel that strikes the perfect balance between style and function.
The comfortable First Class lounge set is made of Cloud Fleece, an ultra soft brushed terry cloth. Its hood can be adjusted to act as a sleeping mask during a noisy flight, the “three-way cuff” can be worn as a glove or mitt to avoid touching anything with bear hands. A kangaroo pocket keeps your stuff zipped up. The pants have two zipped front pockets and two back patch pockets. Comes in a stylish choice of Granite with Sand Stripes or Sand with Granite Stripes. Can be purchased separately or as a set.
Cozy Earth sweater and joggers set
For five years in a row, Cozy Earth has made Oprah’s list of favorite things. It’s not surprising. With a growing focus on sustainability, the company’s travel apparel made from bamboo fiber is not only eco-friendly, but also breathable, soft and luxurious.
The quilted snap button sweater in lint-free bamboo viscose features a tailored diamond pattern, cuffs for a tapered fit, concealed front snap button closure and discreet side pockets. Wear it alone or over a t-shirt; it is so comfortable that it will become a staple in your wardrobe. Pair it with the matching ultra-soft joggers or pants for a casual yet stylish look. Both come in charcoal, ivory, black or navy.
NYDJ jeans with a stylish cardigan
Nothing is more comfortable, versatile or timeless than well-fitting jeans dressed up with a blazer or relaxed 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 into a full line of comfortable apparel.
Part of the “Forever Comfort” collection, the fleece cardigan features large patch pockets and a button front. The neutral saddle wood 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 sweatpants.
Brixton Weekender Blanket Hoodie and Track Pants
Made in California, sustainability is at the heart of every Brixton product. This Weekender Blanket Hoodie is so soft and comfy, it lives up to its “blanket” crew name. With a relaxed fit and balloon sleeves, it comes in a choice of vibrant henna or a subtle beige marl.
The easy-care 100% polyester fabric is so comfortable you might want to sleep in it, especially when paired with the matching track pants with a drawstring waist and elastic cuffs.
Duluth Trading Packable Jacket
No matter when or where you depart, you cannot predict whether it will be rainy or cold at your destination. You might even wish to have a jacket with you on a cold flight.
This lightweight, water-resistant jacket can be rolled up into its own internal pocket and placed in your bag. Made in a ripstop and insulated fabric, it has 3 exterior pockets: 1 zipped on the chest and 2 concealed side pockets. Available in either a mineral yellow that never gets lost in a crowd, or a subtle beige camo print.
Smash + Tess Romper
You just might decide to make this one-piece outfit your official travel uniform. Crafted from French terry knit, this black short sleeve travel romper features a crew neckline, an adjustable drawstring waist and a loose fit. Dress it up with a whimsical scarf or chunky necklace.
It has a flattering loose fit and is available in a very wide range of sizes (from 00 to 28). Smash + Tess is a family business founded and run by women.