Pop Culture Devotional Candles Skewer Society’s Fame Obsession

Now you can pray to Taylor Swift, patron saint of broken hearts.

Brooklyn-based illustrator Paul Tuller has given physical representation to our society’s obsession with pop idols, and the results are also great home decor accents. Tuller’s line of pop culture devotional candles, appropriately labeled Devotion to Pop, contain tributes to stars like Lana Del Rey (“Light it to be young, be dope, be proud, be American”), Harry Styles, Taylor Swift, and the main Belieber, Justin. Just a slight stretch from reality, these candles further allow for the deification of these icons, giving new meaning to the phrase “devout fandom.”

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