What was the original Pillow Pet?

The first Pillow Pet was “Snuggly Puppy”, an all-time fan favorite, sold mainly at mall kiosks up until 2009. In 2009, Pillow Pets burst onto the retail scene with the ‘jingle heard round the world’…”It’s a Pillow, It’s a Pet, It’s a Pillow Pet.”

What year did Pillow Pets become popular?

Pillow Pets were invented by Jennifer Telfer in 2003. They first gained success when Telfer personally sold the toys close to the Christmas season of that year….Pillow Pets.

Type Stuffed toy
Materials Chenille
Slogan It’s a Pillow. It’s a Pet… It’s a Pillow Pet.
Official website

When did the unicorn Pillow Pet come out?

April 16, 2018
SPECIFICS: Official Pillow Pets product. High-quality chenille. BPA & Phthalates free. Unfastens to 18-in pillow….Product information.

Product Dimensions 16 x 8.5 x 8 inches
Release date April 16, 2018
Mfg Recommended age 0 – 100 years
Manufacturer Pillow Pets (Toys)

How much did Pillow Pets cost in 2010?

It expects to sell 15 million pillows by the end of 2010 via mass retail — such as Bed Bath and Beyond, Target , Walmart, Walgreens and Rite Aid — which, at a wholesale price of $10 per pillow (retailers sell it for $20), equates to $150 million gross.

Do people collect Pillow Pets?

Low and behold, Pillow Pets do exist — they just took off at a really niche time for a very specific generation gap. Mainly for those who find themselves in a weird spot between Gen Z and millennial culture.

When did the panda pillow pet come out?

Product information

Product Dimensions 15 x 12 x 8 inches
Is Discontinued By Manufacturer No
Release date February 26, 2018
Mfg Recommended age 0 – 8 years
Manufacturer Pillow Pets (Toys)

Who owns Pillowdog?

Jennifer Telfer
Jennifer Telfer, Founder and Chief Creative Officer of Pillow Pets®, is doing what most kids dream about doing when they grow up!

When did the giraffe Pillow Pet come out?

December 5, 2017
Product information

Product Dimensions 18 x 9 x 9 inches
Is Discontinued By Manufacturer No
Release date December 5, 2017
Mfg Recommended age 0 – 100 years
Manufacturer Pillow Pets (Toys)

How big is a pillow buddy?

12 x 11 x 22 inches
Product information

Product Dimensions 12 x 11 x 22 inches
Best Sellers Rank #192,787 in Toys & Games (See Top 100 in Toys & Games) #1,377 in Kids’ Plush Toy Pillows
Is Discontinued By Manufacturer No
Fabric Type 100% Polyester
Assembly Required No

What is a Pillow Pet made of?

Pillow Pets are a brand of stuffed toys with velcro straps which enable them to be converted from a decorative pillow into a stuffed animal. The toys are made from chenille. Pillow Pets were invented by Jennifer Telfer in 2003.

How did Pillow Pets become so popular?

Invented by Jennifer Telfer in 2003, Pillow Pets first gained success when Telfer personally sold the toys near the Christmas season of that year. They would later become more successful through television advertising, where the company’s famous slogan, “It’s a pillow, it’s a pet, it’s a Pillow Pet!” was in every ad.

What are custompillow pets?

Pillow Pets are a brand of stuffed toys with Velcro straps that allow them to be changed from a decorated pillow into a stuffed animal. The toys are made from chenille.

Are there any Pillow Pets based on sports characters?

Available as one of the licensed Pillow Pets that exist for MLB, NFL, NHL and NCAA sports teams. There are also themed Pillow Pets based on Disney characters. Stuffed toys based on Thomas the Tank Engine, Scooby-Doo, Dora the Explorer, and SpongeBob SquarePants were produced as well.