25 Times Girls' Online Shopping Expectations Crushed By The Actual Thing

25 Times Girls’ Online Shopping Expectations Crushed By The Actual Thing

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Online shopping could be lauded to be better than traditional shopping. After all, what beats the pleasure of binge-ordering your favorite items at the comfort of your couch and have them delivered right to your doorstep? But even the most hassle-free online shopping is not totally okay with some people.

In fact, there are dozens if not hundreds of not so lucky individuals who have sworn never to buy anything online again thanks to their nasty experiences. We came across 25 girls whose online shopping experience turned sour, and they couldn’t hide their disappointments.

“she probably didn’t know this is a dress for a size-8 body”

JuliaMagowan / Twitter  

“If its a consolation, it fits nicely around her leg”

“She bought a non-refundable potato sack for $60, big scam”

1deringifuknow / Reddit

Her ‘slightly off’ dress.


“When you go shopping for a dress and instead buy one fitting your daughter”

Theheadandthefart / Reddit  

This dress did not come with an assemble instruction.


Something clearly isn’t right here

SomeTypicalRedditGuy / Reddit  

“Ain’t online shopping a joke?”

MadiBryan3 / Twitter

She could even live in there

SophiaCK / Twitter  

“Perhaps the lesson here is to never order a prom dress online”

kavs126 / Twitter  

“A dress with a wrap, Yay or nay?”

bethanie_nicola / Twitter  

“I DONUT recommend to buy it online.”

 TheRookieGetsACookie / Reddit  

“It was supposed to be a “mid-weight knit sweater not a replica.”

 titsmcfitz / Reddit

This has the energy of hopeful child vs. crushed dream of adulthood.

“Expectations vs reality —sadly the wedding is tomorrow.”

khaddy___ / Twitter 

“She should definitely ask for a refund”

L_Boogie_Sue / Twitter  

“Ordered this costume for my 5-year-old”

Pleasedontdmme / Reddit

“I ordered my birthday outfit and wanted to cry.”

GallacticCactus / Reddit  

“Any ideas on where I can get my head shrunk?”

 ChloeMalius / Twitter

“One of the rare occasions when the plus size item you ordered online is way bigger than expected”

SophiaCK / Twitter  

“They obviously mistook her for slenderman”

psychedelime / Twitter  

“I just wanted a nice knit sweater for the winter season and instead, I got a spandex long-sleeve shirt.”

© meatloafthepuppy / Reddit  

She paid $200 for this which comes from China.


The skirts are obviously different, but the seller says different

huge_loadof-cman / Twitter  

“My sister ordered boots for her Halloween costume and this is what came in the mail…”

 Sallamandersal / Twitter  

“What could go wrong if I order my dress on AliExpress?”


“I bought a dress to go to a wedding and when I saw it, I was shocked.”

Missmachineee / Reddit