Nifty·Posted on Dec 11, 2013An Ode To Christmas Pinterest FailsFor when holiday crafting goes right off the rails.by Alanna OkunBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink "It's the week before Christmas!" the Pinner lamented. "And yet all my crafts look completely demented! pinterestfail.com My cards are a nightmare — the baby kept bawling. madaboutmommy.com And screaming like Santa were something appalling. cheezburger.com The cookies...well, let's just say Martha would shiver. pinterest.com They're unsightly blobs, tasting vaguely of liver. martinmommy.com The gingerbread house sadly failed to inspire. pinterestfail.com The tree stood so tall! (Until it caught fire.) thisoldhouse.com My Christmas lights, hung with the greatest of care. piecesfrommyheart-sgervais.blogspot.com (Just kidding, they're hopeless; the neighbors all stare.) i.imgur.com Decorations once meant to bring smiles and glee will result in late-childhood PTSD. break.com The pets, too, a teeny bit less than ecstatic. buzzfeed.com The children left notes that were downright traumatic. parentfail.com Between shopping and wrapping... Flickr: tuliobertorini Laying gifts out just so... ilyke.net We've hardly had time to frolic with snow. theyfailed.com Because really what matters is family! And cheer! awkwardfamilyphotos.com And as for that sweater? craftfail.com There's always next year."