Some time ago, I think it was probably on Easter Sunday, one of my favorite relatives commissioned me to make some pillows for him. His parents had recently passed, and he had boxes and boxes of his father's tie collection. He wanted me to make pillows for him to give to his siblings and nephew.
I got a slow start, and then the request came in from my cousin for the quilt and bear for her new grandbaby. As a result it was probably November before I finished the prototype pillow.
Here's the whole collection: