Watch: Grandmother is moved to tears after receiving a pillow made from late husband's shirt

A lot of thought goes into presents, especially around this time of year. One Facebook user made sure she pulled out all the stops to give her a mum an unforgetable gift and judging by her heartbreaking reaction caught on video, it certainly was!


The clip, which has been watched more than 6.4 million times, shows an elderly woman breaking down after receiving a touching gift from her daughter - a pillow made from her late-husband's shirt.

My mom made my grandma a pillow out of my grandpa's old shirt ❤️ is this not the cutest

Posted by Hamza Khan on Sunday, December 27, 2015

As she begins to unwrap it, her daughter can be heard saying: "It's papa's shirt. It's papa's shirt. Isn't that beautiful?"

The woman, dressed in a sparkly red top, can be seen gazing at the pillow before breaking down into sobs.

The touching moment was captured on video by Hamza Khan, who claims to be the woman's grandson. He uploaded it to Facebook on 28 December.

"My mom made my grandma a pillow out of my grandpa's old shirt ❤ is this not the cutest," he captioned the post.

The clip has since gone viral and has been shared by more than 16,095 people and has been liked 287,000 times.

"OK, my heart literally just exploded," wrote one Facebook user. Others said how inspired they were by the idea and wrote that they would be doing the same to remember their late loved ones.

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