These remind me of the awesome muslin creatures my Mom made for me when I wanted stuffed animals that did not exist (obscure minor characters from books, movies etc. - e.g. Tingler from The Year Without A Santa Claus :-)).
Want to know how to give your well-loved button-up shirt a second life as a comfy throw pillow? This is a great idea to send your son off to college with some of his out grown shirts, I made some and they turned out great.