According to sources
, the pillow can wrap right around your body and neck, making you feel as if there is a real arm around you.
According to Times Of India
, the Deluxe Comfort is the maker of the pillow, and they describe the 'Boyfriend Pillow' as the perfect item for "singles" who want to feel the touch of the man but without actually having to have a man, and for "people who have a partner who is away".
According to CNN
, the manufacturer also has a 'Girlfriend Pillow' which is similar to the 'Boyfriend Pillow', but it has memory foam breasts.
Both of these pillows go for around $30.