• Online shopping can sometimes go horribly wrong, as
    these snaps prove
  • Disgruntled, baffled and highly amused shoppers
    shared their fails
  • Includes trainers made out of cardboard and iPads
    made from paper

Shopping for new clothes and electronics online is often
simpler, quicker and cheaper but as these hilarious photos
attest, it can sometimes backfire.

Disgruntled, baffled and highly amused shoppers have taken to
social media to share the results of online shopping fails –
and they’ll have you in stitches.

From trainers made out of cardboard and iPads made from paper
– to items that look absolutely nothing like the online snap
– less than satisfied customers who saw the funny side have
been sharing snaps of their comical deliveries for the world
to enjoy.

Sweet Yeezus! A disgruntled shopper desperate to get their hands on a trendy pair of Kanye West's 'Yeezy Boost' trainers was far from amused when the £2,000 versions he bought on eBay transpired to be made of cardboard 

Sweet Yeezus! A disgruntled shopper desperate to get their
hands on a trendy pair of Kanye West’s ‘Yeezy Boost’
trainers was far from amused when the £2,000 versions he
bought on eBay transpired to be made of cardboard 

Very bun-ny! Some of the online shopping fails were so ridiculous that shoppers just had to share them with the world - including these laugh-out-loud shoes made from bread

Very bun-ny! Some of the online shopping fails were so
ridiculous that shoppers just had to share them with the
world – including these laugh-out-loud shoes made from
bread

Dare to bare: Shoppers shared the evidence you should never shop online - including some very racy clothing

Dare to bare: Shoppers shared the evidence you should
never shop online – including some very racy clothing

At least he explained! A seller desperate for some cash felt so guilty about their con that they left the purchaser a note apologising 

At least he explained! A seller desperate for some cash
felt so guilty about their con that they left the purchaser
a note apologising 

It looked bigger than that online! A disgruntled man shared this snap of his new rug, which turned out to be more suited for a doll's house than his own home

It looked bigger than that online! A disgruntled man shared
this snap of his new rug, which turned out to be more
suited for a doll’s house than his own home

No wonder they were good value! 0ne woman thought she was getting a bargain when she ordered these cheap leggings online. When they arrived, however, they turned out to be designed for a Bratz doll

No wonder they were good value! 0ne woman thought she was
getting a bargain when she ordered these cheap leggings
online. When they arrived, however, they turned out to be
designed for a Bratz doll

Conned: One man was left cheated when he ordered a new iPad - and this cardboard version arrived in the post

Conned: One man was left cheated when he ordered a new iPad
– and this cardboard version arrived in the post

Red hot? A lady who wanted to look sultry on Halloween proved she'd look anything but

Red hot? A lady who wanted to look sultry on Halloween
proved she’d look anything but

Expectation versus reality: A couple who snapped up a purple rug for their lounge saw the funny side when it turned out to be a tiny bathroom mart (but for $2, what did they expect?)

Expectation versus reality: A couple who snapped up a
purple rug for their lounge saw the funny side when it
turned out to be a tiny bathroom mart (but for $2, what did
they expect?)

Child's play: A man who splashed out on a brand new Playstation was horrified when it arrived

Child’s play: A man who splashed out on a brand new
Playstation was horrified when it arrived