Sure, you want to look nice on Thanksgiving, but once you're three servings of stuffing deep, those leather pants might start to seem a bit ill-advised. Finding a Thanksgiving outfit that feels celebratory while still prioritizing comfort isn't exactly what we'd call an easy feat. Just like grandma's secret biscuit recipe, there are certain secret ingredients that make all the difference.
So before you head home for the first big holiday of the season, make sure you're packing an outfit that will get your elders' approval while still allowing you to enjoy your meal stress- (and stomach pain–) free. Below, we're highlighting 22 looks that will help you do just that. Read on for the pretty but comfy thanksgiving outfits you need this year.
Sweatpants with a fashionable twist.
Try oversize jeans and a chunky sweater for a little extra room.
A polished matching set will make a major statement.
Track pants and a cozy topper are a winning combination.
Throw a blazer on over your favorite comfy basics.
A velvet dress feels fancy, but it will keep you comfy too.
Long sweaters for the win.
Loose trousers are a winning choice.
Sneakers guarantee no foot pain.
The softer the sweater, the better.
Go for a caftan-esque dress for ultimate comfort.
A slouchy button-down looks oh so cool.
Dress to impress in a floaty maxi.
Plaid feels like a seasonal pick.
Layer a sweater under a slip dress.
Head-to-toe black is the easiest look in the game.
Corduroy is cozy and chic.
Don't be afraid to mix and match your layers.
A turtleneck is an easy choice if you're headed somewhere cold.
Don't sleep on a full-on sweaterdress.
Or try a simple roomy knit-dress on for size.
When in doubt, give a little boost to your go-to comfy staples.
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