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Julia grandchildren (little design engineers) offer their valuable advise about pillow designs. etc.

After confirming the capatibility between pillow cavity size and animal choices, Julia, an expert on what little girls like, gives her approval with a thumbs up.

Joe, our senior design enigineer is busy analyzing pillow production stats. Later he will make recommendations for possible new designs.

Julie in front of quilt
Peek-A-Boo Pillows® are unique, adorable pillows invented by Julia Faircloth (aka Julie) in 2002, owner of Purple Cow Creations in Newberg, Oregon. The idea of a pillow with a door covering a cavity all started with a dream by Julia. While working on an order of typical pillows she became inspired about the idea of a pillow that had something hiding inside. After a night of dreaming how to construct the pillow, the next day she made a prototype and really liked the concept. Next, Julia made up several more Peek-A-Boo Pillows® and sent them off to Bozeman, Montana to be sold in her sister’s store, The Artshoppe. These original pillows were an immediate hit. When Julia received her first reorder for the unique pillows she soon realized she was in the Peek-A-Boo Pillows® business. Soon thereafter Julia obtained a federal registered trademark on the name “Peek-A-Boo Pillows®” and applied for patents covering the invention. As the product was seen by more retailers and individuals the orders started coming in. The product is sold in the following ways: company website, retail stores and at holiday markets during Christmas season.

Julia is a grandmother to eight creative grandchildren whom are her unofficial little design engineers. Pictures of the kids are shown below and in the sidebar.

Granddaughter Vianca with PillowGrandchildren Bryan and Julia with pillows
Vianca demonstrates how to play Peek-A-Boo with wee sized Peek-A-Boo Pillows®. Bryan and Julie, seasoned experts in imaginative playtime, work together to offer critical feedback about new pillow designs.

Grandson Jake with Pillow
Jacob, quality control specialist gives his approval for spaceship design and checks over other designs.

Alex opening pillow
Alex, an authority on cute things for girls, checks the functionality of the pillow door. She jots down her findings on evaluation form.
Next, she documents her approval by placing a star on evaluation form.