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PyroPet – Mesmerizing and Haunting Candles

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This unique and beautifully designed candle reveals a hauntingly cool metal skeleton as it burns.

“The idea of PyroPet came to Thorunn while studying at the Royal College of Art in London in 2011. After exhibiting the cat candles (called “The Devil’s Pet” back then) in Milan and at her graduation show in London, they quickly gained a lot of attention on the internet. She joined forces with Dan Kovaland they launched a Kickstarter campaign to finance their little startup.(…)” – via pyropetcandles

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“One day as I watched the chubby body of a jolly Santa Claus shaped candle slowly melt, deform, and perish into a sad pool of wax I wondered if I could elevate this common place ritual sacrifice into a true theatre of the macabre in wax.”

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