Dreamtown Kids Toddler Pillow

Last updated date: July 30, 2020

DWYM Score
9.2

Dreamtown Kids Toddler Pillow

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Overall Take

Chiropractors recommend this pillow for toddlers as it uses less filling that most, which provides better neck support. The materials are 100 percent hypoallergenic and mold and mildew resistant. Plus, the pillow is highly durable and machine washable. In our analysis of 68 expert reviews, the Dreamtown Dreamtown Kids Toddler Pillow placed 3rd when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

Editor's Note July 30, 2020:
Checkout The Best Toddler Pillow for a detailed review of all the top toddler pillows.

Expert Summarized Score
9.4
9 expert reviews
User Summarized Score
8.8
6,662 user reviews
Our Favorite Video Reviews
What experts liked
It is a high-quality piece that keeps its fluffiness and density even after continuous use or washing.
- Industry Ears
The size is perfect and the cluster poly fiber filling is soft and pliable but still dense enough to provide superior neck support.
- Talk About Sleep
Outstanding quality pillow with high grade, safe and premium organic cotton shell with polyfill
- SuperComfySleep.com
The cluster poly fiber provides that support without succumbing to the weight and changing shape too much, meaning you don’t have to fluff it back up as often.
- Homedit
This pillow is 100% hypoallergenic, is the perfect size for your toddler, and is mold and mildew resistant. It has the right density for the best neck support for your little one.
- Best For The Kids
All these pillows are hypoallergenic, mildew-resistant, and mold-resistant, to protect your child from harmful effects.
- Mom Junction
Soft yet supportable dense polyester fiber filling is designed to resist flattening and hold its shape, even after repeated washes.
- Online Mattress Review
A lovely feature of this particular toddler pillow is that it includes a free pillowcase.
- Parent Guide
It can transform with the kid to different sleeping stages, for instance, from co-sleeping to a crib.
- Sweet Living Room
What experts didn't like
No pillowcase included
- Talk About Sleep
Not safe for children under 2
- Homedit
The polyester cover of the pillow might be rough.
- Mom Junction
To some buyers, the polyester cover of the original pillow is too rough.
- Online Mattress Review
Might be fluffy for stomach sleepers.
- Sweet Living Room

From The Manufacturer

TRULY CHIROPRACTOR RECOMMENDED as "perfect first pillow!" Size: 14in x 19in. Not too small, not too large, perfect for your child. Contains a dense yet soft fiber so we can use less filling than most toddler pillows to give the best neck support and prevent kinks or chiropractic visits.

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An Overview On Toddler Pillows

As infants turn into toddlers and become more aware of their surroundings, one of their favorite things to do is to imitate their parents. From wanting to wear the same kind of clothes to eating the same kind of food, toddlers are trying their best to be grown up. One of the ways many toddlers like to be like their parents is at bedtime, often wanting to use a pillow like mommy and daddy. Note that while adult pillows are not safe to use for children, you can offer your toddler a pillow that’s made just for them.

A toddler pillow is smaller than an adult pillow. Plus, it’s made out of a firmer material so it’s not as soft and fluffy. These characteristics help to make it safe to use for young children. If the pillow is too large or soft, there is an increased risk of suffocation. Keep in mind that you shouldn’t introduce a toddler pillow until your child is at least 18 months of age and no longer sleeping in a crib. Only introduce a toddler pillow if they are old enough and sleeping in a bed at night.  This will help keep them safe.

DWYM Fun Fact

Toddlers are notorious for dragging their pillows and blankets all over the house. They also often drool all over their pillows or get them covered in sweat. In order to reduce bacterial growth, allergic reactions and rashes, it’s important to ensure your toddler’s pillow is clean. Wash the pillowcase frequently with a mild detergent in the washing machine. For the actual pillow, check the cleaning instructions. Many pillows can be washed in the washing machine as well. If not, use a damp towel to scrub the pillow and then let it completely air dry before putting on the pillowcase again.

The Toddler Pillow Buying Guide

  • Toddler beds are smaller than adult beds. Similarly, their little heads are smaller than yours. As a result, they do not need an adult-size pillow, nor do they have room for one. Opt for a toddler-sized pillow that is around 13 by 18 inches. This size fits well in their beds and is the right size for their body.
  • Take a close look at what materials are used to make and fill the pillow. Go with a hypoallergenic material that reduces the amount of bacteria and mold. Organic cotton is a good choice for pillow coverings. When it comes to the filling, don’t choose an eco-friendly stuffing like buckwheat or hemp. While they are great for the environment, they can be a potential choking hazard for toddlers. They can also cause allergies in some children. You’ll want to look for a toddler pillow that is filled with memory foam or synthetic fiber.
  • When it comes to support, choose a firm pillow for your toddler. If it’s too soft, the pillow can pose a risk of suffocation. Check the pillow over time to make sure it hasn’t become too fluffy or malleable.