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For those sticking closer to home during the global coronavirus pandemic, toss your comfy clothes aside and say hello to the latest fashion fad trending on social media – the so-called “quarantine pillow challenge.”
In recent days, the #QuarantinePillowChallenge has gained steam on Instagram, with dozens of users styling large sleeping pillows like makeshift dresses and securing them with a belt. Sleepwear’s stardom has arguably never burned so bright – while the sun is still shining. According to Instagram, the pillow challenge appears to be quite popular in Russia.
Fashionistas have shared dozens of photos of their homemade spins on the pillow challenge, some accessorizing with sleep masks, handbags, heels and even pets – making the craze look surprisingly chic
“Stuck in between not wanting to get out of bed and wanting to look cute,” one user joked.
"Laundry day" another agreed.
If you’re battling boredom while self-isolating during the ongoing outbreak and would prefer to leave your pillows in the bedroom, here’s some other thoughtful ways to avoid going stir crazy at home.