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A Sustainable Home-Grown Mission

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A Sustainable Home-Grown Mission
At A Little Pillow Company we start with an untreated 100% cotton 200TC percale cover which is double-stitched for added strength.  Wonderfully soft, cool and absorbent, cotton is an ideal choice for bed pillows.  Our cotton is free from all flame retardants and wrinkle-free additives. 

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How are bed pillows measured?

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How are bed pillows measured?
In the industry, bed pillow measurements are made "on the flat", meaning the size you see stated on a pillow is BEFORE it is filled.  Once filled, the sides of any stuffed item will effectively pull in making it appear smaller from a side or top view.  For example, the same pillow shell if stuffed with little fill will measure bigger than one stuffed extra full.  Given this high post-stuffed variability, flat perimeter measurements are the only way the industry can standardize pillows.

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What is the correct size pillow for a toddler?

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What is the correct size pillow for a toddler?

A 13" x 18" low-loft pillow is the recommended size for toddlers ages 2 - 3 years.  Although that may look small from an adult's point of view, or on a toddler bed, remember the important factor is the comfort and support of your precious child; not the decor.  If you want pillows to fit the bed or the bedding that came with your sheet set, by all means use what you will but remember to remove them during the night and give your child the appropriate size pillow for sleeping. In addition to the orthopedic reason behind a small...

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How to choose the best pillow for your child.

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How to choose the best pillow for your child.

There are three main factors you want to consider when purchasing a pillow for a child: its size, its ability to be cleaned, and the reputation of the company from whom you are buying.  The first is a necessity; the second and third highly recommended.

Regarding size: Please follow the pediatrician recommendation for a SMALL pillow, one designed to fit their little necks and bodies.  Large, adult size pillows are just not healthy for little people.

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A Slightly Quirkier Side to A Little Pillow Company

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A Slightly Quirkier Side to A Little Pillow Company

A few moons back, our Deep South Sewing Crew got a bit punchy with all the pillows they were making and decided to let off some steam and create a quirky line of videos. We at the Head Office here in Virginia got a right good laugh out of their efforts and have decided to make their hysterical hysteria available for all to see. Enjoy!

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