is a Quillow?"
A combination of a quilt and a pillow is called a quillow. (Some people spell it 'quillo'.) The basic idea is that you fold the
quilt into an attached pouch and when it's all sealed up it looks like a pillow. Some
people sew a carrying strap to their Quillows, some don't . They are popular for
kids' sleepovers or for grownups being cozy by the TV.
The quillow can have a theme. Give one made with dog print fabric to a dog lover
or one with underwater images to a SCUBA diver. A teeny quillow is a nice for a
You can do as much or as little patchwork on the quillow as you wish. You can
quilt just the pillow part, or the whole main fabric or even just use solid, "unpatched"
fabric. Polar fleece makes a warm, cozy quillow.