Gifting is an acquired skill, which only gets better with practice. Here are some of the worst gifts that people have received and some of them will make you wonder: I hope they got a receipt for that!
The art of gifting is not something that a lot of people are blessed with. You've probably heard the line "It's the thought that counts!" several times when presents are exchanged. That's because the art of gifting involves a lot of sentiment. People buy things for their loved ones to show their appreciation towards them.
Which brings us to the first point we shared: Giving presents to people is an art that has to be developed. Reddit users shared some of the worst gifts that they have ever received and some of them will make you wonder: I hope they got a receipt for that!
This person's ex surprised her with a pair of socks that his grandmother had bought. He said he had a surprise waiting for her at home, which turned out to be a smoke detector!
When a person buys you clothes, it's never a bad thing. But one person's partner went the extra mile and sewed in extra pockets so that she could carry everything at one shot! We're pretty sure he never heard of a purse before...
This person broke up with their ex because he was all about himself. But when he showed up with a gift and card, she thought he had changed! The gift turned out to be his favorite music and movie, something to remember him by, apparently!
In the list of bad gifts, this has to be the worst one of them all. This woman spent valuable time coming up with the perfect gift for her now-ex-boyfriend. But all he gave her was two pieces of beef jerky in the shape of a heart after being taped together!
5. Nature's gifts are all free
This woman's partner got her a pinecone. According to her partner's side of the story, he was just trying to take a stand against materialism!
Have you had some disastrous gifting experiences? Tell us all about them in the comments!