The people behind these mind-boggling designs should probably go back to the drawing board.
Amusing snaps, taken by people from across the globe, highlight some of the worst designs out there – including bananas individually wrapped in plastic and water sprinklers propped in front of an electricity bank.
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If these hilarious snaps reveal anything, it’s that common sense was most definitely not on the cards when the creations were designed.
It does not take a genius to realise this sprinkler/electricity bank combination, which is situated in an unknown location, is dangerous for everyone involved
This advert, spotted on the London underground, offers a confusing message to commuters – and is sure to raise a smile or two
The instruction on this pot of paint, from an unknown location, offers mixed messages – leaving DIY fans confused whether to mix it up or not
This lamp post in the US has been built right in the middle of the road – and we don’t understand how it ever got granted permission
This restaurant’s architect did not think their window placement through, as visitors are left with no choice but to sit awkwardly at the tables
This poster is designed so poorly, it actually turns the driving safety message into something much more sinister
This design fail, in an unknown location, commemorates World War eleven instead of World War II – but at least it got the dates right
Only a person who likes to live on the edge would buy these identical whiteboard and permanent marker pens
The explanation in this lift, which is located in the US, is very confusing, and is sure to make matters worse for guests
The unfortunate wet room/window placement of this room, which is situated in an unknown location, means the whole neighbourhood can see you do your business
A slight oversight left this company with hundreds of these silly pens, which do not feature their logos
This creepy image full of teeth was actually used by a dental practice to advertise their service
The banner in front of this church in York makes the service sound slightly more menacing
This ‘No’ sign suspended in the air at a crossroad in America is confusing for all drivers passing by
Some pointed out that wrapping individual bananas in plastic was extremely wasteful and unnecessary
The person who shared this tablecloth made from hair, reveled they came across it at an Air BnB they were staying out in an unknown location
The design of these steps, in an unknown location, are sure to lead to several accidents a day – at the very minimum!