It's perfect as a gift for someone who is going through a difficult time and in need of a hug. A sweet sentiment, to show someone you are with them in spirit and thinking of them, even if you can't always be there to give them a great big hug.
And did you know - It has been found that human contact, such as hugging, is essential for healthy social, psychological and physical development. Hugging can also help build a good immune system, decrease the risk of heart disease, and decrease levels of the stress hormone cortisol in women. So get out there and give someone a hug today!
And talking of hugs, remember that wonderful youtube of Free Hugs? Worth repeating, so here it is:
If that doesn't inspire you to hug someone, I don't know what will!