Ode to Home State Pillow

From California's redwoods to New York's apple orchards, celebrate the place that has your heart.
created by

Sandra Dumais


created by

Sandra Dumais

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There's No Place Like It

Bring your home state's natural beauty into your own home with this charming pillow. Whimsical illustrations and playful poems using the state nickname are an ode to the landscapes, plants, animals, and special details that make it unique. From California's majestic redwoods and dramatic Joshua trees, to New York's apple orchards and forest glades, celebrate the place that has your heart with sentimental style. Each pillowcase is made of durable cotton, and the zippered closure makes it easy to remove and wash in your machine. Illustrations by Sandra Dumais. Poems by Martin Geller.

Click here to see our Ode to Home State Tote Bag.

Click below to see the poem and art for each state:
Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, and Georgia here.
Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, and Louisiana here.
Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, and North Dakota here.
Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, and Texas here.
Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin, and Wyoming here.

“I believe there is a story in everything, and often draw inspiration in the mundane.”

Sandra Dumais' work is inspired by her childhood, children, and the "funny, tender world" around her. "I believe there is a story in everything, and often draw inspiration in the mundane," she says. She took to drawing at a young age, making books out of the musty rolls of wallpaper she found in her linen closet. Her artworks feature a mix of illustration, painting, and digital drawing, culminating in pieces that weave tales through words and images.

Only at UncommonGoods Made in the USA
Made from
synthetic down, 100% cotton canvas
16" Sq.
Cover can be cleaned machine wash cold inside out; hang dry.
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This is a made-to-order item. If you order today your item will ship no later than 10/2/2018.

At this time, this item cannot be shipped to P.O. Boxes or to APO/FPO or US Territories. Contact custom@uncommongoods.com with any questions.

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My brother loves this!


My brother is the most difficult person to shop for! As he is a bachelor he can always use a decorative touch! This is cute, such a conversation piece, and looks good on any sofa, couch, bed, etc. The state design is great and offers such a wonderful gift!



Ode to Home State Pillow

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