These Design Fails Got Us Hooked, and Here’s a Fresh Collection of Them

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If you ever decide to study design history you’ll know parts of it had an impact on the fashion, textiles, and architecture of modern culture. But the entries on this list could only make the impact of a facepalm to your forehead, at best.

Um... Spongebob?

Placement is everything.

They’ve seen some stuff.

It’s really NOT a team sport, you know.

What a tempting offer.

Break it to him gently, doc.

Give your disappointment a minute.

Come teach me how to pink.

I’m concerned about the inspiration behind these hotel curtains.

Do they even know where cotton comes from?

Stairs at the local kindergarten

And you thought the Emoji movie was bad. Thank you Wal Mart.

Whatever you say...

If it works, it’s not stupid.

Wow the leg room... So much space

Are you sure it’s from The Beatles?

School benches for introverts

Seems delicious and slightly vomit-y

Which of those made you facepalm? Share your favorite “worsts” in the comment section below!

Please note: This article was updated in December 2022 to correct source material and factual inaccuracies.


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For the “I teach man lessons, my wife teaches women lessons,” is the poster real or a meme? My friend and I are in a bet about it. 😂


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