Dog Bone Pillow
Dog bone shaped pillows benefit you
on various levels.
Well, the name really says it all. A dog bone
pillow is made in the shape of a dog bone as a neck support pillow for people that want or need extra support
while they are sleeping.
Since these pillows are bone
shaped they are thinner in the middle where the neck goes, and thicker at each end which keeps the neck from
tilting too much. They also make a great decoration piece if you want to keep one or two in the living room. If a
visitor asks for a pillow to put their head on, they will be pleasantly surprised to see a dog bone
It is important to get the proper
positioning of the neck during sleep. If the neck is not positioned properly it can lead to a problem with the
curvature of the spine. When this goes out of balance it can affect the rest of the body since it is the main
supportive system of your body and loaded with nerves in the area.
These pillows can be used when
you are sleeping in bed, relaxing on the couch or in your favorite chair, or they can be used as a traveling
pillow. When you are sitting upright or in a slightly reclined position you need a lot of neck support if you fall
As you fall asleep your neck muscles relax and your head will usually tilt
to one side or the other. If this happens you can end up with a terribly sore neck that can last for
Dog bone pillows can be made in
various shapes and sizes to meet anybody's needs while they are sleeping. The ones that you can purchase in a store
are usually made from cotton or polyester material and filled with some sort of polyester fiberfill. Since they are
made of different fabrics you can have quite an assortment to choose from with designs, pictures or just a solid
These pillows are not usually
expensive to purchase at all. You can head to your nearest department store and get them for $10-$20 each, and you
can also order them on the Internet. Some websites offer custom handmade pillows that make great gifts, especially
if you know anyone with back or neck problems.
If you go on the Internet to look
for dog bone pillows you will see a lot of patterns available if you want to make your own. You can pick out your
own fabric and stuff it with whatever material you prefer. If you don't know how to sew, or do not have the time,
you can commission somebody to do it for you at a good price.
There are a lot of people that
advertise in local community newspapers for sewing in their own home. You can also order a custom made pillow on
the Internet. This way you will have your own personal customized dog bone pillow, just the way you like