My mom sent me three animal Fab-liques (yes, that's what they are called) a number of years ago. I used two of them earlier this year on this pillow:
So the third applique was used in the same manner: pillow on striped fabric. Real original, I know.
My stripes didn't line up, so I switched the orientation of the fabric from horizontal to vertical for the back:
I like this stripey fabric. I found it at a thrift store, but there's nothing written on the selvedge, so I don't know its origin. It looks like Ikea, but I could be wrong.