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WedApr 19

Wear Pajamas to Work Day – April 19, 2023

Timed appropriately for the day after Tax Day, Wear Pajamas to Work Day on April 19 helps us relieve some financial stress. We’re not sure who made Wear Pajamas to Work Day a thing, but it’s becoming nationally and virally popular. Even celebrities have been spotted rocking sleepwear while out and about.

We always recommend checking with the boss first — unless of course, you’re lucky enough to work from home. Get cozy and comfortable in your office chair while dreaming about cashing your tax refund check (that is, if you’re among those actually receiving one).

Wear Pajamas to Work Day timeline

Pajama glamour

Masquerade ball attendees, actresses, as well as “ladies of the evening” began incorporating pajama trousers into their wardrobe, while but more “respectable” women continued to look down on such fashion.

Pajamas went mainstream

French couturier Paul Poiret was one of the first people to create pajama outfits intended for a use beyond sleeping, which was a step on their path toward widespread acceptance.


Gabrielle "Coco" Chanel made beach pajamas popular.

Safety factor

Federal rules required children's sleepwear up to size 14 to meet a minimal flammability standard.

Posh pajamas

In an era of more informal dress, designers like Ralph Lauren and Giorgio Armani brought pajama-style clothing outside of the bedroom and into daytime and evening wear.


What is a unique farewell gift for boss who’s male ?

We know you are having a hard time determining what would make a unique farewell gift for boss who’s male How about getting him a gift that has been personalized with a heartwarming farewell message. You could, for example, give an engraved mug to your coffee loving boss or a bookmark — for your book loving boss — that makes special reference of him.

What's a thoughtful farewell gift for a boss?

Even as they leave, you want your boss to know that you care for their well-being and comfort as they undertake their duties. There are a few thoughtful gifts you can consider such as a neck and shoulder massager, an office footrest, a rustic desk lamp, a laptop stand among others. Any of these is bound to make a farewell gift for a boss that he/she will really appreciate. 

What’s an appropriate birthday gift for boss who’s male ?

An appropriate birthday gift for boss who’s male is one that does not blur the boundaries of your professional relationship. A laptop bag is a safe option, as is a gift card preferably one he can redeem with his family, you also cannot go wrong getting him a bag of his favorite brand of coffee or tea. 

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