The Best Comfort Clothing Brands of 2022

Let the record show that even in 2022 – when we return to some sense of normalcy, return to the office and return to dress — comfort is always king. But comfortable is no longer synonymous with supple, hyper-casual athleisure. Today, designers balance form and function, resulting in clothes that are as chic as they are fun to wear. Here are the 16 best comfort clothing brands to buy in 2022.


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Bernard

Fall is the perfect time to assess your outerwear situation and prevent your coat from falling (You understand?) leaves you less inspired, Bernardo has you covered with jackets, puffer jackets, vests and more. Plus, the stylish label emphasizes sustainability, with eco-smart fabrics and upholstery.


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COMRADE

MATE has two words for you: dress neatly. Challenge accepted! This durable Los Angeles makes it easy with its chic and comfortable clothes, including dresses, rompers and covetable jumpsuits. Bonus points to MATE for its circularity program that recycles your unwanted items.


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Red Wing Legacy

As you know we are big fans of it Minnesotaoutfitting hardworking Americans with hardworking boots since 1905. Red Wing pays homage to those beginnings with its Heritage collection, including new versions of its classic Moc, Chelsea and Iron Ranger.


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Green Love

You can look good and feel good wearing Amour Vert, where durability and bold femininity combine for irresistible garments. The line keeps its ecological promise with its zero waste design and Tees for Trees Program in partnership with American forests (350,000+ planted since 2010 and more).


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Fair Harbor

Let’s face it: men’s beachwear has been in desperate need of an update for a while now. Step into Fair Harbor, with seaside-ready boxers, shorts and pants. The brand balances comfort, design and durability; all its buttery sweets are made from recycled plastic.


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Sunday citizen

It makes sense that this fourth-generation, family-owned textile company also creates some of the most comfortable loungewear (because you deserve the best even when you’re in your pajamas). There are bathrobes, ponchos, cardigans, sweaters, joggers, shorts and more – basically everything you need for a night out.


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Tuckernuck

Inspired by Nantucket summers, Tuckernuck is basically your best times with your BFFs encapsulated in clothes (we didn’t know that was possible either). The company’s clothes are easy, airy and beautiful, and in addition to its own collections, the online platform also offers clothes from more than 200 other designers.


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Dooeys Slipshoes

If we learned anything in the middle of the pandemic, it’s this: you have to have house shoes! Dooeys make some of the best shoes, with their so-called “slipshoes” designed in Amsterdam and made in Portugal. Stylish homebodies can choose between loafers, mules and sandals.


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Lacson Ravello

Sustainable fashion brand Lacson Ravello is based on three principles: easy, effortless, elevated. We can get on board with that. The California-based company offers thoughtful capsule collections that are made in local Bay Area factories, with a designer (and breast cancer survivor) Kristina Lacson McConnico at the bar.


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KURU

Sports shoes have always been one or the other: fashionable or functional. Utah-based KURU strikes a balance between the two, with eye-catching footwear specifically designed to ease aches and pains through innovation. KURUSOLE. Trust us: your feet will thank you.


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Easy Sundays

We believe every day should be as easy as Sunday morning, and this women-owned brand agrees. Easy Sundays wants to support your self-care efforts with super soft fleece, seamless activewear and more, all developed in California and made in small quantities.


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The guy

Le Mec is proof that men’s activewear doesn’t have to be outdated or tasteless. This premium line helps you feel transformed from the minute you put on your workout clothes, because don’t we all deserve to feel good sweating?


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Proto101

As the name suggests, Proto101 is all about better basics that help you escape the fast fashion cycle. This translates into expertly designed fabrics, thoughtful fits and timeless silhouettes you’ll wear for years to come.


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Boulevard Paris

Hard to get cooler than Blvck Paris, founded by a French designer Julian O’hayon and centered on minimalist monochromatic looks. The fashion house has an impressive social following thanks to its “all-black lifestyle” and also offers a White counterpart for those who wish to dress in two-tone.


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AAV active

AVA Active is fierce, functional and avant-garde. The brand’s versatile and durable items are designed for all body types with comfort and flexibility in mind. Going to the gym just got a whole lot better.


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Kamik

The Canadian company Kamik was born in 1898 thanks to entrepreneurship cook family. These boots are made for walking in rain, slush, snow and whatever Mother Nature throws at you. So go ahead, step out in style and step into the elements.

Michael O. Stutler