MacRumors Giveaway: Win an Apple-Themed Plush Pillow From Throwboy

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For this week's giveaway, we've once again teamed up with Throwboy to offer MacRumors readers a chance to win one of Throwboy's plushes modeled after classic Apple products and icons.

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Throwboy makes a whole range of different plush pillow options priced at $30 to $40, with each one designed to look like an Apple product of some kind, including classic Macs, the iPod, the iPhone, and more. Each pillow features detailed embroidery and careful construction to highlight each component and to accurately represent Apple's designs.

The 1998 pillow, for example, is modeled after Apple's original iMac with its bright Bondi Blue design, while the 2001 pillow modeled after the original iPod comes complete with a screen and click wheel embroidery.

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The 2007 pillow looks like the original ‌iPhone‌ with black bezels and a silver backing, and the Icon Pillow looks like Apple's classic happy Finder icon.

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There's even a rainbow-colored Spinning Wheel Pillow that's designed to look like the dreaded spinning pinwheel that the cursor morphs into when an application is busy.

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All of Throwboy's plushes are soft, squishy, huggable, and the perfect accent piece for an Apple fan. Each pillow is the ideal size to be used as a comfortable throw pillow for a couch or a chair. Photos of the pillows in action can be seen on Throwboy's Instagram account.

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We have 10 of Throwboy's pillows to give away to MacRumors readers, and each winner will be able to pick their favorite pillow: ‌iMac‌, iPod, classic ‌iPhone‌, Finder Icon, or Spinning Wheel.

To enter to win our ‌giveaway‌, use the Gleam.io widget below and enter an email address. Email addresses will be used solely for contact purposes to reach the winners and send the prizes. You can earn additional entries by subscribing to our weekly newsletter, subscribing to our YouTube channel, following us on Twitter, following us on Instagram, or visiting the MacRumors Facebook page.

Due to the complexities of international laws regarding giveaways, only U.S. residents who are 18 years or older and Canadian residents (excluding Quebec) who have reached the age of majority in their province or territory are eligible to enter. To offer feedback or get more information on the ‌giveaway‌ restrictions, please refer to our Site Feedback section, as that is where discussion of the rules will be redirected.

The contest will run from today (May 8) at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time through 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time on May 15. The winners will be chosen randomly on May 15 and will be contacted by email. The winners will have 48 hours to respond and provide a shipping address before new winners are chosen.

Top Rated Comments

Queen6 Avatar
7 months ago
Finally a new Mac without issues ?

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Score: 7 Votes (Like | Disagree)
tmphoto Avatar
27 weeks ago


Why aren't the winners of these giveaways ever posted as part of the widget? After the contest is over the widget should display the winner's names. The gleam widget has that functionality, but when I go look at old giveaways, it just says ended.

Reply to me if you've ever won a Macrumors giveaway.

Well, I won a pillow. It just showed up today. Very nice quality. Thank you Throwboy and MacRumors!

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Score: 3 Votes (Like | Disagree)
primarycolors Avatar
7 months ago


Why aren't the winners of these giveaways ever posted as part of the widget? After the contest is over the widget should display the winner's names. The gleam widget has that functionality, but when I go look at old giveaways, it just says ended.

Reply to me if you've ever won a Macrumors giveaway.

I won a Mous case from a previous MacRumors giveaway. It was seamless and legitimate. MacRumors is good people :)
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)
trigf Avatar
7 months ago
Why aren't the winners of these giveaways ever posted as part of the widget? After the contest is over the widget should display the winner's names. The gleam widget has that functionality, but when I go look at old giveaways, it just says ended.

Reply to me if you've ever won a Macrumors giveaway.
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)
arn Avatar
7 months ago


Why aren't the winners of these giveaways ever posted as part of the widget? After the contest is over the widget should display the winner's names. The gleam widget has that functionality, but when I go look at old giveaways, it just says ended.

Reply to me if you've ever won a Macrumors giveaway.

A few people have tweeted over time. This is just from a quick "macrumors won" search

[MEDIA=twitter]1154506507242876929[/MEDIA]

[MEDIA=twitter]1211141523418624000[/MEDIA]

[MEDIA=twitter]1089377637863247872[/MEDIA]
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)
kazmac Avatar
7 months ago


Finally a new Mac without issues ?

Q-6

? Please do not ever stop being you!

Yes, these are cute. I’d love a Finder icon pillow.
Score: 2 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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