Press-on tattoos, bracelets, wine glasses: The Elizabeth Warren merchandising industry

Press-on tattoos, bracelets, wine glasses: The Elizabeth Warren merchandising industry
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[Ed. – Get your Elizabeth Warren cross-stitch pattern now!  Prayer candles also available.  This could hardly get any creepier — or more XX-factor, if you get my drift.]

Warren’s campaign wouldn’t disclose the specific amount of tattoos and hats produced but said that together, it was a “couple thousand.”

The widest range of Warren-inspired swag, however, is sold by private vendors. A quick Web search for “she persisted” yields roughly 5,400 results on Etsy and 33,000 on Amazon, with items for sale including bracelets, bodysuits, coffee mugs, laptop decals, signs, portraits, cross-stitch patterns, phone cases, coasters and wine glasses, among other things.

Mike Espejo, a member of a San Diego-based team behind a Warren prayer candle on Etsy — there are multiple Warren prayer candle vendors — says they’ve sold “a couple dozen” candles with the senator depicted in a coat of armor in front of the U.S. Capitol at $12 a pop.

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