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#1 diddy-moo

Posted 17 November 2012 - 12:27 PM

This year i thought we might all wear christmas pjs on christmas eve..... but am finding it really hard to find some!  
So there are a pair on Peter Alexander but they arent really xmasy and are pretty $$...

i really thought target, kmart etc would have some but they dont have any!

anyone seen any or have any suggestions for myself, ds 3 and dd 18mth (dh has a pair of boxers from last year which is why i want the rest of us to get in on the festive action!!!).

Thanks!

#2 Jenferal

Posted 17 November 2012 - 12:31 PM

Best and Less have a stand out the front of their local store near me. Certainly kids stuff, not so sure about adults, but keep an eye out for the catalogues from all the stores too in the coming weeks.

#3 Frannie

Posted 17 November 2012 - 12:43 PM

I recently researched this very topic, and found that unless you're looking online at US stores, you probably won't find much. It's very disappointing not having them available here, but you will find stacks in speciality Christmas online stores.

I've decided to make my own, I've bought Xmas gem/crystal iron ons from Etsy, bought white t-shirts and  Xmas boxer shorts. Hopefully these will fill my requirement!

#4 MakesMeHappy

Posted 17 November 2012 - 01:27 PM

A couple of years ago I was having the same problem and ended up asking in all the stores target, big w ect.. And they said they didn't bring them out until closer to Christmas time. I think it was nearly mid december and we had to get character ones for us adults like pooh bear, tweety ect...

But as a PP said best and less have a good range for the kids original.gif

#5 Julie3Girls

Posted 17 November 2012 - 03:31 PM

I was in Big W today and they had some there.


#6 diddy-moo

Posted 17 November 2012 - 04:12 PM

Thanks heaps for the replies!

Will def check best and less out - i do go there often as they have some great girls stuff!!

will check out Big W as well.  

Frannie i considered making some myself but too much going on at the moment to do that!! Not a regular sewer/crafter so would be an effort with just bought, renovating and moving house all in next couple of weeks!!

Perhaps I was to keen so will do the rounds again.

Thanks again for all the comments - never looked for xmas pjs before so didnt even know if the chains would get them at all but glad to know that they will!

#7 Chelara

Posted 17 November 2012 - 04:17 PM

I saw plenty of kids ones in big w today. Adults I have seen in the past in myer but I think they were Peter Alexander.

#8 Wise Old Owl

Posted 17 November 2012 - 04:19 PM

When I was in Target a couple of days ago I seen ladies Christmas t.shirts that you could also wear as PJs.

Another idea would be looking on ebay for Christmas iron on transfers that you can put onto a plain t.shirt.

#9 joolz

Posted 18 November 2012 - 07:00 PM

Little off topic here, but I always buy new pjs for the kids for xmas..not xmas ones, but just new ones they may like - DS will have Star Wars and DD will have LaLaLoopsy to wear..gotta have the kids looking good for the XMas morning photos !! original.gif

#10 Julie3Girls

Posted 19 November 2012 - 11:53 AM

QUOTE
Little off topic here, but I always buy new pjs for the kids for xmas..not xmas ones, but just new ones they may like - DS will have Star Wars and DD will have LaLaLoopsy to wear..gotta have the kids looking good for the XMas morning photos !!

I do the same thing .. the elves usually drop them off on Christmas Eve while we are checking out the Christmas lights, leave them wrapped in front of the tree with an "Open Now" sign original.gif

#11 Therese

Posted 19 November 2012 - 11:57 AM

Best and less have lots of Christmas ones.

And my girls always get new pj's on Christmas Eve too original.gif

#12 diddy-moo

Posted 20 November 2012 - 07:01 PM

Loooooove the idea of the new pjs - that's exactly why i was thinking xmas pjs - for the photos on xmas morn.

Will check out the chains. Kids are sick this week so not going anywhere at the moment!!  sad.gif
but hopefully this weekend when DH is home.  biggrin.gif  and I will keep at the back of my mind special ones for the open now - so cute!!  I love christmas with kids!!!

#13 scardycat

Posted 20 November 2012 - 09:08 PM

I picked up some at big w, will hand them over dec 1st I think so we get some decent usage out of them. Excited!!!




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