Nothing like a good pillow. You can cuddle them, lie on them, fight with them and jump on them. They also look great too!
Here are some pillow tutes I think are cool, and that perhaps that you might like to try:
Custom Silhouette Pillow at U-Create
Yoyo Pillow at design*sponge ( I love this one!)
Asian Box Floor Cushion at Sew4 Home
Meditation Pillow at Craftzine
How cute is this little child's travel pillow from Maya Made?
Learn how to make a bolster pillow cover at Christine Sews