A nightgown is also called as nightie or nightdress. It is very loose in nature and these days many women prefer nightgowns only. A nightgown can be made up of silk, cotton, nylon or satin. Some nightgowns will be decorated with gems and other embroidery work. The nightgown which is extra large in size is called as plus size nightgowns. The hip length to floor length of the nightgowns varies from one nightgown to another. Few nightgowns will be very short and few nightgowns will be lengthy. Plus size nightgowns are mostly preferred by fat ladies. Nightgowns are available in different sizes. According to the shoulder length, chest size and height nightgowns vary. If a woman is fat, she is supposed to have broad shoulders and a wide chest so; she can wear plus size baby doll. Few nightgowns will have sleeve and few nightgowns will not have sleeve. Some women like to wear short nightgowns and some women likes to wear lengthy nightgowns. Depending upon the users taste nightgowns is manufactured.
There are many colors and varieties of designs in nightgowns. Babydoll nightgown is very famous and it is also called as short nightgowns. The nightgowns that are slightly above the thighs in length are called as Babydoll nightgowns. The price of nightgowns varies according to the material of the nightgown. According to the climatic conditions nightgown usage may vary. During summer season people like to wear cotton nightgowns since it is very hot. During winter season women wear silk or nylon nightgown to keep their body warm. Nightgowns are designed only for casual use inside the house. In many cultures usage of nightgowns is considered as sin. Especially in Hinduism women are restricted to wear loose clothes and sleeveless clothes. Nightgowns can bring comfort to the women during night time and sometimes daytime also.