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20 Of The Worst Gifts Filipinos Received For Christmas

And no, they're not all picture frames.

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Hey gang! Christmas is coming so BuzzFeed Philippines asked Facebook and Twitter what's the worst Christmas gift they ever got. And s'yempre, we got very interesting results.

Let this also be a guide what not to get for your monito/monita, please lang!

1. A *very* practical gift:

http://www.thinkstockphotos.com/image/stock-photo-red-sliced-onion-isolated-on-white-background/480780140
https://twitter.com/Jcmagat/status/677153117121548290

A can of sardines and a piece of onion.

— Megue Layson Revestir, via Facebook

2. Something that requires a higher level of thinking to make sense:

http://www.thinkstockphotos.com/image/stock-photo-red-bathroom-accesories/498997817/popup?sq=soapdish/f=CPIHVX/s=DynamicRank
https://twitter.com/KathAdik/status/661825525933936640

Snacku and a soapdish.

— Sheena Pelino, via Facebook

3. The at-least-it's-useful gift:

That solar-powered emergency lamp my guy coworker gave me last year. Everyone got cute gifts, I got an emergency lamp.— Yael Esperat, via Facebook
Tigristiara / Getty Images

That solar-powered emergency lamp my guy coworker gave me last year. Everyone got cute gifts, I got an emergency lamp.

— Yael Esperat, via Facebook

4. A timely present and more:

http://www.thinkstockphotos.com/image/stock-photo-christmas-lights/98197725/popup?sq=christmas%20lights/f=CPIHVX/s=DynamicRank
http://www.aliexpress.com/store/product/Free-Shipping-Cheap-Aluminum-Black-Ceramic-Hair-Straightening-Hair-Straightener-Flat-Iron-Plate-ZF-915A-2d/1019431_1479108239.html

Christmas lights and hair straightener na nabibili sa palengke!

— Isha Mae Santos, via Facebook

5. A gift that just throws shade all around:

http://www.amazon.com/Letting-Go-Compulsive-Eating-Meditations/dp/1933639555
http://www.amazon.co.uk/MEDITATIONS-RECOVERY-DISORDERS-ELISABETH-PAPERBACK/dp/B00432GBT0

My aunt got me these two books one year, "Letting Go of Compulsive Eating" and "Daily Meditations for Recovery from Eating Disorders" completely unprompted.

— Kelly McLaughlin, via Facebook

6. A gift that's just so unfortunate in SO. MANY. LEVELS. Ugh!!!

iPhone 5s silver :( I want the space grey.— Arron Olivarez, via Facebook
Apple / Via apple.com

iPhone 5s silver :( I want the space grey.

— Arron Olivarez, via Facebook

7. The walang-day-off-si-inday gift:

http://www.thinkstockphotos.com/image/stock-photo-the-plasticold-clothespin/500328026/popup?sq=laundry%20peg/f=CPIHVX/s=DynamicRank
https://twitter.com/Cosmopolitan/status/676836051051282435

Clothes hanger and laundry pegs.

— Kei Angelo Cabrera Gemora, via Facebook

8. And its friend who probably shouldn't take ~pride~ on his/her gift:

Pride bar soap. Seriously.— Herman Calizo, via Facebook
ACS Manufacturing / Via acs-manufacturing.com

Pride bar soap. Seriously.

— Herman Calizo, via Facebook

9. A gift that just makes you feel like a placemat:

http://www.thinkstockphotos.com/image/stock-photo-young-woman-laying-placemat-on-table-detail/140182727/popup?sq=placemat/f=CPIHVX/p=2/s=DynamicRank
http://www.thinkstockphotos.com/image/stock-photo-female-legs-in-socks/466288949/popup?sq=socks/f=CPIHVX/s=DynamicRank

I had to do "exchange gifts" with a kid from school. So I asked to buy him like the latest power ranger megazord or something like that. And he got me a placemat and a pair of plain white socks. Not even kidding, I wanted to smack him with the placemat.

— John Patrimonio, via Facebook

10. A present that would be nice if only you're still in school.

http://www.purpleplumfairy.com/2015/06/the-man-behind-zest-o-drink-alfredo-yao.html
http://www.thinkstockphotos.com/image/stock-photo-colorful-cardboard-and-scissors-on-table/465074459/popup?sq=colored%20paper/f=CPIHVX/p=2/s=DynamicRank

Zest-O and 5 pieces of colored paper.

— Kathleen Lee Montero. via Facebook

11. I mean, seriously:

http://www.officeworks.com.ph/products/easywrite-intermediate-pad-paper.html
https://twitter.com/AJAfightingkate/status/675893472511979520

An intermediate pad paper and Piattos.

— Andrew Vargas, via Facebook

12. This irony:

Pabangong mabaho.— Robeliza Catanghal, via Facebook
Isabelle Laureta / BuzzFeed

Pabangong mabaho.

— Robeliza Catanghal, via Facebook

13. This Christmas gift of shattered dreams:

I was given a claypot when I was in second grade. I broke it.— Ralph Capital, via Facebook
Westlight / Getty Images / Via thinkstockphotos.com

I was given a claypot when I was in second grade. I broke it.

— Ralph Capital, via Facebook

14. This embarrassing but incredibly helpful delight:

Adult chamber pot.— Erickson Laxa Manalad, via Facebook
jungleredwriters.com

Adult chamber pot.

— Erickson Laxa Manalad, via Facebook

15. This gift that's probably tellin' you somethin':

Tooth paste, shampoo with towel.— Mhay Navarro Dequito. via Facebook
thinkstockphotos.com

Tooth paste, shampoo with towel.

— Mhay Navarro Dequito. via Facebook

16. This uninteresting déjà vu:

Face towel from the same 3 people for 4 consecutive years. Pinagplanuhan ata. And take note, same brand, same design, different colors. Wow. — Bert Condeno, via Facebook
Fuse / Getty Images / Via thinkstockphotos.com

Face towel from the same 3 people for 4 consecutive years. Pinagplanuhan ata. And take note, same brand, same design, different colors. Wow.

— Bert Condeno, via Facebook

17. These misleaded ~dates~:

18. This classic tita move:

19. And this one that's either a hit or miss:

20. And finally:

Star Cinema

My ex-boyfriend.

— Cielo Joria Ramos Cielo, via Facebook.

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