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20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

When it comes to shopping, we can all agree that the internet has become one of our best allies thanks to its convenience. In fact, it has a lot of benefits: you can kiss those endless lines and overwhelming crowds goodbye. What’s more, you can do all of that from the comfort of your own home, and you might even find some great discounts.

The downside is that, sometimes, our orders don’t meet our expectations, especially when it comes to clothing and fashion. In those cases, the best you can do is check the store’s reputation on specialized websites before buying what’s in your online shopping cart. That way, you won’t feel frustrated once your order arrives.

Personal Gain has scrounged up 25 pictures of internet users who looked at their unpleasant experiences with a sense of humor. Don’t forget to check the bonus at the end of the article. Happy reading!

1. “Hey, something’s off with this dress I just bought.”

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

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2. “They didn’t even send the color I ordered…”

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

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3. They didn’t even bother to use the same fabric.

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© fialhokams / Twitter

4. Well, clothes don’t always look good on us.

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© niyalynne17 / Twitter

5. Look cool in cold weather? Well, she won’t be accomplishing that today.

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© aeciodepapelao / Twitter

6. Do you see a difference?

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

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7. “They told me they were made of leather… and I believed them”

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

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8. Listen to this voice of reason.

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© ps_sonikar / Twitter

9. “It was supposed to be a princess dress. Instead, they sent a giant beet.”

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© aline_433 / Twitter

10. “I wanted to look fancy… At least I have some new pajamas.”

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

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11. Did your dream come true? I don’t think so…

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© DedaAladim / Twitter

12. Yes, even the most elaborate pieces of clothing can be a rip-off

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© hazoew / Imgur

13. I don’t feel like wearing high heels every time I wear my new jeans.

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© GeorgeRiggall / Twitter

14. Any resemblance to reality is pure coincidence.

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

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15. Girls, don´t be fooled by these online stores.

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© francescurrier / Twitter

16. For this dress, they replaced the jewelry with… Well, whatever these are.

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

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17. Who would have guessed it? Even skimpy outfits are not what they seem.

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© Jujubando_ / Twitter

18. Figure-hugging dress, made in China

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

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19. I ordered a runway dress and instead, I got a dress from the Middle Ages.

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© sariarenee / Twitter

20. A solid reason for you to think twice before buying something you haven’t tried on

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

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21. It was too good to be true.

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© ThatChickSadie / Twitter

22. A pair of pants or a bizarre pair of socks for your toes?

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© SlantedGooch / Imgur

23. An ancient truth: If it’s pretty and cheap, it’s suspicious, to say the least!

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© Morgan_Morris29 / Twitter

24. The sad reality…

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

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25. Still, we keep making the same mistake.

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

© _jacberry / Twitter

Bonus: Look at the bright side—there’s always someone who can benefit from your purchase… And it’s a purrfect fit!

20+ Pictures That’ll Make You Think Twice Before Shopping Online

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Now you have 26 examples to think about before shopping online. Do you have any pieces of advice to share with the rest of the readers? Leave them in the comment section, we’d love to read them!

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