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    Three new Pillow Fighters coming Fall 2016!

    Three new Pillow Fighters coming Fall 2016!
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    Three new Pillow Fighters are getting ready for their big premier! Stay tuned! And be sure to follow the Pillow Fighters and Throwboy on Instagram for sneak peeks.   Nyuk!...

    Pillow Fighters in PicCollage app!

    Pillow Fighters in PicCollage app!
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    I'm incredibly excited to announce that our very own Pillow Fighters are in PicCollage! PicCollage is a fun way to add backgrounds, boarders and stickers to any of your photos and upload...

    Introducing Pillow Fighters — Soft Action Figures!

    Introducing Pillow Fighters — Soft Action Figures!
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    BIG NEWS! Introducing Pillow Fighters — Soft Action Figures! NEW from your friends at Throwboy! Pillow Fighters are the first fightable, huggable, adorable soft action figures for boys and girls!...

    3 Year Anniversary of My Life-changing Event

    3 Year Anniversary of My Life-changing Event
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    3 years ago today I clicked the LAUNCH button on my first Kickstarter​ campaign to raise enough money to totally revamp my company Throwboy​ and take it to the next...

    Roberto Hoyos interviewed by FOX 2 (St. Louis)

    Roberto Hoyos interviewed by FOX 2 (St. Louis)
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    Making a vinyl toy has been a dream of mine for some years now. And now we're doing just that! Behold the first 3D print of Bimmy The Pillow Fighter!...

    Throwboy Vlogs 032 | Making The Pillow Fighters Vinyl Toys

    Throwboy Vlogs 032 | Making The Pillow Fighters Vinyl Toys
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    Making a vinyl toy has been a dream of mine for some years now. And now we're doing just that! Behold the first 3D print of Bimmy The Pillow Fighter!...

    Throwboy Vlogs 031 | Making My First App

    Throwboy Vlogs 031 | Making My First App
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    For 3 weeks i've been heads down working on my very first iPhone app, The Pillows Fighters - Emoji Keyboard. Here is a look into the whole process and how...

    Throwboy Vlogs 030 | New Emoji Pillow Surprise

    Throwboy Vlogs 030 | New Emoji Pillow Surprise
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    Today you get to see a new Throwboy pillow we've been working on for an exclusive at Bloomingdale's. It will be available in about a month so let me know...

    Pillow Fighters Emoji Keyboard

    Pillow Fighters Emoji Keyboard
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    We have a bunch of things planned for The Pillow Fighters in 2016. And I'm super excited to announce that we're working on our own Pillow Fighters Emoji Keyboard for...

    Throwboy Vlogs 028 | Fins on a Go-Kart

    Throwboy Vlogs 028 | Fins on a Go-Kart
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    Today I had the opportunity to be on KMOX radio in St. Louis, MO to talk about Throwboy on the show Nothing Impossible. I also show you a glimpse at...

    Throwboy Vlogs 027 | My Week with Surface Pro 4

    Throwboy Vlogs 027 | My Week with Surface Pro 4
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    I've had my eye on the Microsoft Surface Pro for a while and I finally stepped up to the plate and bought one. Here is my first week with the...

    Throwboy Talks | Star Wars DIY with RedRomina

    Throwboy Talks | Star Wars DIY with RedRomina
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    Today I sat down with Romina to discuss her YouTube experience and how she's growing her travel channel. Are you an aspiring YouTuber/entrepreneur? What are you doing to grow your...

    Throwboy Vlogs 026 | Creating Pillows with Olga Kay

    Throwboy Vlogs 026 | Creating Pillows with Olga Kay
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    Today I visited my friend Olga Kay to begin the initial design of our first product collaboration. We're creating Throwboy pillows based on the characters from her cool sock brand...

    Throwboy Vlogs 025 | Lost In LA feat. Romina

    Throwboy Vlogs 025 | Lost In LA feat. Romina
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    Today Romina and I explore Los Angeles and some of it's lesser known attractions. The Beach Boys Historic Landmark has been something I've heard about for years and I'm very...

    Throwboy Vlogs 024 | Guitar Center Boys

    Throwboy Vlogs 024 | Guitar Center Boys
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    Today my brother Daniel and I visit the new Guitar Center at Redmond Town Center in Redmond, Washington. Definitely a favorite spot for us during our youth when we both...

    DIY YouTube Ornaments w/ Strawburry17

    DIY YouTube Ornaments w/ Strawburry17
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    Today I met up with my friend Meghan Camarena aka Strawburry17. We decided to do a little DIY project while talking about entrepreneurship and her YouTube journey. Meghan is pioneer YouTube...

    Throwboy Vlogs 023 | Throwsgiving

    Throwboy Vlogs 023 | Throwsgiving
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    Happy Throwsgiving! Today my brother Daniel and I prep for our family's Thanksgiving dinner and try to kill some time at the Microsoft store. Also, I try to avoid getting...

    Throwboy Vlogs 022 | Throwboy Meets JennxPenn

    Throwboy Vlogs 022 | Throwboy Meets JennxPenn
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    During my stay in Seattle to see my family, I heard that Jenn McAllister aka JennxPenn was in town on her book tour. I met Jenn in 2012 at my...

    Throwboy Vlogs 021 | iPad Pro vs Surface Pro 4

    Throwboy Vlogs 021 | iPad Pro vs Surface Pro 4
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    Today my brother Daniel and I roam around Seattle experiencing local cuisine and remote working at a cafe. Then we wind up at the Apple and Microsoft stores and give...

    Throwboy Vlogs 020 | Seattle Shorts Film Festival

    Throwboy Vlogs 020 | Seattle Shorts Film Festival
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    I'm back in my home town for a weekend of films! My brother Daniel is the director of the Seattle Shorts Film Festival and I attend every year. Every year...

    Throwboy Vlogs 019 | Off to Seattle

    Throwboy Vlogs 019 | Off to Seattle
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    Let's hop on a plane to the Great Northwest! It's back to my hometown of Seattle, Washington to see my family and attend the Seattle Shorts Film Festival. I'll be...

    Throwboy Vlogs 018 | Being Original

    Throwboy Vlogs 018 | Being Original
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    It's a good and bad thing being first at something. It's fantastic when you create something new and people like it. But great new things will usually get copied by...

    Throwboy Vlogs 017 | The Next YouTuber Pillow

    Throwboy Vlogs 017 | The Next YouTuber Pillow
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    When skies are gray you can always count on a caffeinated pick-me-up right? That's probably just my Seattle roots talking. Today we get a first look at the brand new...

    Throwboy Vlogs 016 | You Must Persevere

    Throwboy Vlogs 016 | You Must Persevere
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    St. Louis has by far the most squirrels I've ever encountered. And just like those pesky squirrel that never want to leave my porch, if you're starting your own business...

    Throwboy Vlogs 015 | Pillow Fighters Wallpaper

    Throwboy Vlogs 015 | Pillow Fighters Wallpaper
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    By popular demand I made some Pillow Fighters iPhone wallpaper! You can download it here (http://bit.ly/pfpaper) for FREE! Currently for iPhone 6/6+ but more sizes will be coming. Also, I...

    Throwboy Vlogs 014 | Big Box of Emojis

    Throwboy Vlogs 014 | Big Box of Emojis
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    We're working on improving our Emoji Pillows® line and today we got a big box of pillow samples at the office. Speaking of emojis, which NEW emojis should we make...

    Throwboy Vlogs 013 | Premier Poop + Giveaway

    Throwboy Vlogs 013 | Premier Poop + Giveaway
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    Today I banged out another Pillow Fighters comic ("Warner" Part 2), asked the Throwboy community to help get the attention of a world famous hip hop DJ/Producer, and finally you...

    Throwboy Vlogs 012 | Business Planner

    Throwboy Vlogs 012 | Business Planner
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    Another day at the races! Today I go over my own personal do's and don'ts for writing a straight forward business plan. And we also see the aftermath of last...

    Throwboy Vlogs 011 | Carveboy + Giveaway

    Throwboy Vlogs 011 | Carveboy + Giveaway
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    Pillow Fighters & Pumpkins oh my! Today I give a brief Pillow Fighters history lesson and talk about our plans for 2016. Molly and I receive some pretty awesome plush...

    Throwboy Vlogs 010 | Emergency Pumpkin

    Throwboy Vlogs 010 | Emergency Pumpkin
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    Big sale on throwboy.com until Thursday (October 15, 2015)! Use code "BOO" at checkout and get 20% OFF! Sometimes when inspiration hits you gotta rush out of the house for...

    Throwboy Vlogs 009 | Need/Wanters

    Throwboy Vlogs 009 | Need/Wanters
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    Today I paid a little visit to my buddies Marshall, David and Jon over at Need/Want. As well as talk about how I come up with Pillow Fighters comic strips....

    Throwboy Vlogs 008 | Coffee & Squirrels

    Throwboy Vlogs 008 | Coffee & Squirrels
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    Nothing like starting a day with jackhammering at 8am! In today's vlog I share some upcoming plans for us to do vinyl toys and an art exhibit around them. Also,...

    Throwboy Vlogs 007 | New Packaging + Giveaway

    Throwboy Vlogs 007 | New Packaging + Giveaway
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    I'm excited to announce that we're working our own packaging for Throwboy.com orders! It's been something I've wanted to do for years and now it's really happening. I'm collaborating with...

    Throwboy Vlogs 006 | #BatmanDay

    Throwboy Vlogs 006 | #BatmanDay
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    September 26 was Batman Day! Last year DC Comics celebrated the 75th anniversary of Batman on 9/26 so now every year it's officially Batman Day! Most comic book shops run...

    Throwboy Vlogs 005 | Pick My Glasses! + Giveaway!

    Throwboy Vlogs 005 | Pick My Glasses! + Giveaway!
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    Hey, help me choose which my new Warby Parker glasses! Not a sponsor, I just really love their selection and I need new glasses pretty badly. And remember to enter...

    Throwboy Vlogs 004 | Too Many Turntables

    Throwboy Vlogs 004 | Too Many Turntables
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    How did I end up with a record player collection?! I guess I just have a taste for vintage technology. Today I tried to get rid of some of them...

    Throwboy Vlogs 003 | Creative Day

    Throwboy Vlogs 003 | Creative Day
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    One day a week I like to work from our and get deep into the creative side of Throwboy. I draw the Pillow Fighters comic, edit video, sometimes make music...

    Roberto speaks at 1 Million Cups, St. Louis

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    Hey all! I had the privilege of being invited to speak at 1 Million Cups this week in St. Louis, MO. 1MC is a weekly event that invites entrepreneurs to...

    Introducing Throwboy Loves™

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    Throwboy Loves™ is a collaboration with our favorite YouTubers. We’re thrilled to announce our very first creator, YouTube sensation Joey Graceffa! Preorder the Joey Graceffa Wolf Pillow now on throwboylovesjoey.com  We hope...

    #ThrowboyNYC

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     Hey all, We have one of the best communities around, and this is one epic example of that. Our fan Thomas took to the streets of New York City and...

    The Pillow Fighters - A Weekly Web Comic

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    Sup! I just finished launching ThePillowFighters.com , the new home of the Pillow Fighters comic strip. The comic and site are something I've been working on in secrecy for the last...

    "Perfection is stupid." by Roberto Hoyos

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    Don’t wait for perfection. Perfect along the way. “I’m a perfectionist” is looked at as a celebrated trait in the culture of the entrepreneur & creator. These perfectionists like to...

    Throwboy Office Tour

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    Hey all, Well, by popular demand we've put together a tour of our new office. We've been here since January 2015 and have spruced it up and made it home....

    Handmade Wooden Throwboy Sign

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    Hola! I decided the office needed a little wall decor so I made a sign! I started with some reclaimed wood (fir), then I cut and carved away anything that wasn't a...

    Emoji Pillows for St. Louis Children's Hospital Patients!

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    Here at Throwboy, our motto is “happiness you can hold”. When you buy a Throwboy pillow, we want it to make you smile as soon as you receive it. We...

    10 Reasons Throwboy Needs a Pony for the Office

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    Hey Throwboys and Throwgirls! It's Molly, taking over again! This time I'm on a campaign to get Throwboy to buy a pony for the office. Obviously. Here are my top...

    Throwboy Takes a Field Trip!

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    Hey Throwboys and Throwgirls, We got to go on a field trip... to school! Yesterday we visited Dr. Raghib Muhammad's class at McCluer South-Berkeley High School in Ferguson, Missouri to help them...

    Toy Fair Photo Challenge!

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    Hey Throwboys and Throwgirls! While Roberto and Justin were at Toy Fair, I was here taking over Throwboy! I gave them a photo challenge via Instagram and here are their...

    #ThrowboyTakesToyFair - A Snapchat Story

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    This past weekend we attended Toy Fair in New York City. Toy Fair is the largest toy trade show in the industry. I thought it would be fun to let...

    #ThrowboyPJParty Winners

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    Thanks to everyone who entered the #ThrowboyPJParty and came to hang out on our live stream! We had a blast and hope you all did, too. We had so many...

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