Men’s nightwear is often overlooked when it comes to discussing wardrobe essentials. But given that we spend a third of our lives in bed (in an ideal world!) it’s worth putting a little thought into the items we wear during our downtime. Enter Derek Rose: the traditional nightwear and loungewear brand we’re now proud to offer here at Oliver Brown. Their time-honoured nightwear is made from only the most comfortable, natural fabrics – and it’s all available in a classic colour palette and un-fussy silhouettes. They’ve been designing luxurious nightwear since the 1920s, which got us thinking about the origins of the humble PJs. Derek Rose blue striped pyjamas and Derek Rose piped pyjamas It’s from the early Twenties that the classic pyjama came into its own, with striped and checked pyjamas in great demand. The discerning Twenties gent then indulged in silk, damask patterns and brightly coloured designs. Nowadays, the classic stripe and check is very much de rigueur. Derek Rose navy towelling dressing gown and Derek Rose wool tartan dressing gown Derek Rose blue nightshirt and Derek Rose tartan smoking jacket We can’t help think they’re going to be hot favourites on many a Christmas wish list - and a failsafe option for those buying gifts. Discover the full Derek Rose collection here.