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Purple Cactus Awesome Emporium

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Purple Cactus Awesome Emporium

2980 Sales On Etsy since 2011

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Announcement   A dash of pop culture, a sprinkle of Geek and a bucket full of awesome!
T-shirts, art, notebooks and more from the world of Purple Cactus.


Last updated on Jan 12, 2016

A dash of pop culture, a sprinkle of Geek and a bucket full of awesome!
T-shirts, art, notebooks and more from the world of Purple Cactus.


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Goonies T-Shirt men's - Chunk t-shirt
Harry Potter Chudley Cannons t-shirt women's
Game of thrones tshirt men's - Winter is coming
Princess Bride "Helvetica Bride" tshirt Womens
Harry Potter t-shirt Deathly Hallows women's
Star Wars tshirt Episode IV redux Women's
Harry Potter SpectreSpecs t-shirt Women's
Men's Beard t-shirt - Fortune favors the beard
Star Wars T-Shirt "Rebel Scum" Women's
Princess Bride "Helvetica Bride" tshirt mens
Star Wars tshirt Membrosia mash - Han Solo Men's
Star Wars T-Shirt "Rebel Scum" Men's
Star Wars tshirt Darth Vader Men's
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Man bitten by radioactive Badger, gains powers of awesomeness!

My story is much like any other I suppose...

One day while walking by my local Top Secret testing facility, the string broke on my yo-yo and it rolled under the fence and into an area full of cages. I checked to make sure nobody was looking and snuck through a hole in the fence to retrieve my beloved yo-yo.

I searched and searched to no avail and then... I spotted it lying just inside a large cage with a sign saying "Bernard" and a funny symbol that I didn't recognise but it did have a cool skull on it. Thinking that Bernard wouldn't mind if I just took my yo-yo back I reached in. Before I could react my hand was savaged by what I can only describe as a blue and red Badger of doom. I managed to grab my yo-yo and ran, wrapping my hand in my jacket. I didn't stop running until I reached home.

The next morning I awoke to find that my hand was completely healed except for a cool new blue and red skull shaped scar. I didn't think too much of it and concentrated on restringing my yo-yo. Once I had it restringed I tentatively gave it a test yo. It worked perfectly so I decided to practice a trick I had been working on. To my suprise I did the trick perfectly first time. I tried another trick and another and before long I was knocking out tricks that had never dreamed I would be able to do.

I sat and wondered how I could use my new superpower to fight evil and stand up for justice. I sat late into the night designing a costume to wear. I gave my yo-yo a cool custom paint job. I was ready...

Oh wait, you want to hear about how I started my etsy store. I'm sorry. Well back in 2008...


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  • Pete Bessent


    I love movies, comics, toys, tea and Hedgehogs (don't ask). I don't like football, fried eggs, painted toe nails or flip flops.


  • Indy Worx

    Sioux Falls, SD, United States

    Indy Worx is a small company with two Direct to Garment printers that print my t-shirts for me. Each t-shirt is printed with care and the owner Christopher and I work very closely to ensure that each Purple Cactus t-shirt is of the highest quality.

Shop policies

Last updated on December 10, 2016
Thanks so much for taking an interest in my work. All my artwork is created solely by myself and entirely in a digital format.

If you have a question that is not answered below please do not hesitate to contact me either by etsy convo - or directly at purplecactusdesign [!at]

Do not copy, redistribute or use my work in any way without prior permission from myself.

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Payments must be received within 48 hours of purchase or items will be relisted and Etsy notified of a non-paying buyer status.I accept payment through Paypal.
US and UK delivery times are around 3-5 days. International delivery times are 7-21 days. In the unlikely event that an item is not received after 30 business days please contact me via an etsy convo - or directly at purplecactusdesign [!at]

If you have any problems with your delivery please contact me via this shop.

Any international customs charges or charges by postal services are the responsibility of the customer.
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If you are unhappy with your product please contact me either here at etsy or at purplecactusdesign [!at]

Defective products will be replaced. Photograph(s) of defective products must be sent to purplecactusdesign [!at] or via an Etsy email/convo - within 14 days of receipt to receive a replacement product.

Refunds/replacements will not be given for customer error such as ordering an incorrect size/colour, for failure of the customer to read item descriptions or store policies or if the item is simply unwanted.
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***Colors may vary slightly between the actual product and the image on your screen.***

Please do not hesitate to contact me with any queries