11 Hilarious Christmas Decoration Fails
The holidays can be stressful! Lighten the mood by remembering you’ll never fail at Christmas decorating as badly as these people did.
Ugly Gingerbread House
This is one gingerbread house you wouldn’t want to eat! The frosting looks like chunky wood glue. Yuck! Let’s hope this one was done by a little kid. …
Dried-Up Christmas Tree
This might be the saddest Christmas tree we’ve ever seen! A few ornaments and a fresh-cut tree is all you need for a minimalist look, but this dried-up tree is just a fire hazard. These 10 common holiday decorating mistakes are safety hazards too.
Using items around the house to decorate for Christmas can be resourceful, but decorating a pair of old dirty boots with beads and bells doesn’t make for good holiday cheer!
Peanut Christmas Display
Tiny presents? Check. Minimalist outline of a tree? Check. Peanuts as part of the display? That’s just plain weird. This display had good intentions, but the peanuts make it a major fail.
Ugly Teddy Bear Decoration
Does anything about this decoration make sense? If anything, it looks a bit frightening! A bunch of wooden clothespins sticking out of a teddy bear with a fallen over tree is sure to send the kids running … in the opposite direction!
Tornado Christmas Tree
Creative? Yes. Absolutely hideous? You got that right! This really doesn’t create an inviting, festive environment. It looks more like a science project! This person might want to stick with these 24 DIY Christmas decorations anyone can handle.
Reclaimed Pallet Wood Christmas Tree
Surely the maker of this tree meant it to be a “chic” alternative to the typical tree, but this just looks messy and awkward!
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Yikes! A “Merry Christmas” display for the whole neighborhood to see with BOTH words spelled wrong?! Those with a good eye will also notice that the first “S” is upside down.
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It’s hard to keep up with the Joneses no matter what time of year it is, but Christmastime can prove especially challenging. This neighbor threw in the towel with their decorations, opting for a simple lighted “Ditto” sign to get the point across.
Tree in a Box
“It was my turn to decorate the Christmas tree this year,” says the decorator of this major Christmas decoration fail. Message received. They won’t be asked to decorate the tree ever again.
An “Extra Dry” Christmas Tree
This decorator wasn’t going for a chic or traditional Christmas look, and it’s safe to say this is a pretty unpleasant “Christmas tree” to look at!
“My girlfriend won’t agree that this is a suitable Christmas tree substitute,” says the decorator.
“Because it’s not. It doesn’t even have ornaments. C’mon, you’re ruining the Christmas spirit,” someone responds.
“You better water your tree before it starts losing needles, it looks extra dry,” another replies. Hopefully your flubs aren’t that obvious, but learn the 18 holiday decorating mistakes you didn’t know you were making.