By now, it looks like crappy design is something inherently human. There's such an abundance of it, we'll probably never run out of it. And that's not necessarily a bad thing. I mean, is there a better way of getting your daily dose of whahahahahahaha if not judging others for their mistakes? Bored Panda has prepared another crappy design list for you, poking fun at some of the most ridiculous projects that saw the light of day. From coffee mugs that were created to poke your eyes out to photography services producing outdated leaflets and beyond, scroll down to enjoy the crappy crappiness and upvote your faves.

#1

This Ad Was Meant To Depict How Much The Tiger Had Grown In 10 Years. Instead, It Looks Like....

This Ad Was Meant To Depict How Much The Tiger Had Grown In 10 Years. Instead, It Looks Like....

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Ms.M 2 months ago

2019 tiger: "Humans are grrreat!"

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So we've seen the consequences of bad design, so what makes for good design? There are a few basic principles to stick to if you want to make sure your design is practical, relevant and makes sense!

According to Dieter Rams, a German industrial designer who was responsible for the design of Braun’s consumer products for many years, there are 10 principles of good design, also known as the '10 commandments.' Even though they were written long ago and technology has advanced beyond his wildest dreams, Dieter's principles still apply today!

#2

The Elders At My Brother-In-Law’s Church Got To Design The Church League Softball Shirts. The Thought “Cli” (Christian Life International) Alone Wouldn’t Signify A Church, So They Added The Cross. Magnificent

The Elders At My Brother-In-Law’s Church Got To Design The Church League Softball Shirts. The Thought “Cli” (Christian Life International) Alone Wouldn’t Signify A Church, So They Added The Cross. Magnificent

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Ms.M 2 months ago

They seem extremely excited about softball.

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#3

I’m Never Going To Find Any Help Here...

I’m Never Going To Find Any Help Here...

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diane a 2 months ago

Haha - Love this one.

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#4

This Ad For Graduation Photography

This Ad For Graduation Photography

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Erin 2 months ago

Well on the plus side, you won't have to look very far!

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Furniture designers Vitsoe have worked closely with Dieter Rams for decades, and helpfully summarize his founding principles of good design with the following explanations:

Good design is innovative The possibilities for innovation are not, by any means, exhausted. Technological development is always offering new opportunities for innovative design. But innovative design always develops in tandem with innovative technology, and can never be an end in itself.

Good design makes a product useful: A product is bought to be used. It has to satisfy certain criteria, not only functional, but also psychological and aesthetic. Good design emphasizes the usefulness of a product whilst disregarding anything that could possibly detract from it.

Good design is aesthetic: The aesthetic quality of a product is integral to its usefulness because products we use every day affect our person and our well-being. But only well-executed objects can be beautiful.

#5

Nothing Like The Smell Of Coffee And A Good Eye-Stab In The Morning

Nothing Like The Smell Of Coffee And A Good Eye-Stab In The Morning

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Ms.M 2 months ago

Nothing like a good stab in the eye to get you going in the morning.

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#6

Unfortunate Hole Placement

Unfortunate Hole Placement

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Ms.M 2 months ago

It's simple, human, you're getting too cocky.

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Good design makes a product understandable: It clarifies the product’s structure. Better still, it can make the product talk. At best, it is self-explanatory.

Good design is unobtrusive: Products fulfilling a purpose are like tools. They are neither decorative objects nor works of art. Their design should therefore be both neutral and restrained, to leave room for the user’s self-expression.

Good design is honest: It does not make a product more innovative, powerful or valuable than it really is. It does not attempt to manipulate the consumer with promises that cannot be kept.


#7

Commas People

Commas People

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John Doe 2 months ago

Commas save lives Let's eat Grandma Let's eat, Grandma

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#8

Paypal Fail

Paypal Fail

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Erin 2 months ago

Aww don't be mean, he's still learning! Doing his best.

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Good design is thorough down to the last detail: Nothing must be arbitrary or left to chance. Care and accuracy in the design process show respect towards the user.

Good design is environmentally-friendly: Design makes an important contribution to the preservation of the environment. It conserves resources and minimizes physical and visual pollution throughout the lifecycle of the product.

Good design is as little design as possible: Less, but better – because it concentrates on the essential aspects, and the products are not burdened with non-essentials. Back to purity, back to simplicity.

So three you have it, pretty simple right? If you are tasked with designing something and want to avoid the hilarious mistakes found in this list, check these principles off first and you should succeed!

#9

Ah Yes I Was Looking For A Soap Dispenser Labeled "Ketchup" With A Picture Of Grapes

Ah Yes I Was Looking For A Soap Dispenser Labeled "Ketchup" With A Picture Of Grapes

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Lara L. 2 months ago

It is grape ketchup. Gives you a proper inner cleaning. Some call it wine.

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#10

I’ll Take The Next Bus, Please!

I’ll Take The Next Bus, Please!

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Samantha Comerford 2 months ago

More money could be spent bringing these monsters to justice, rather than paying for a sign on the back of the bus. Ugh 🙄

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#11

Who Thought This Placement Would Be A Good Idea?

Who Thought This Placement Would Be A Good Idea?

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Erin 2 months ago

I truly laughed at this one! So ridiculous! I almost want it in my house in a weird way.

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#12

The Placement Of This Smaller Baby Care Booklet Within This Magazine Doesn’t Seem Very Well Thought Through

The Placement Of This Smaller Baby Care Booklet Within This Magazine Doesn’t Seem Very Well Thought Through

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BusLady 2 months ago

That's one way to tell your big sis to kiss your......

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#13

Found This Masterpiece At A Local Restaurant

Found This Masterpiece At A Local Restaurant

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Erin 2 months ago

I hate the sinks that have sensors like that. It goes for like 3 seconds but I need 20 to rinse off the soap!! So I just wave my hands like a maniac 7 times.

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#14

That's Gonna Be An Easy Ride

That's Gonna Be An Easy Ride

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Trius Namowicz 2 months ago

You just have to ride on those rocks. It'll be easy I think

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#15

Where’s The 0?

Where’s The 0?

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Erin 2 months ago

It's 52! Duh!

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#16

What Animal Is That?

What Animal Is That?

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Erin 2 months ago

Milks are so cute!

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#17

Maintenance Put New Locks And Handles On The Gates For Security

Maintenance Put New Locks And Handles On The Gates For Security

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BusLady 2 months ago

In case you forget the code...

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#18

Just Watched A Guy Go Into The Wrong Bathroom At Toronto Pearson Airport. He Was Looking At The Top Sign

Just Watched A Guy Go Into The Wrong Bathroom At Toronto Pearson Airport. He Was Looking At The Top Sign

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Ni Na 2 months ago

dw they removed the top sign 2 days after the post on reddit.

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#19

My Local Magazine's Editor Might Need To Double Check Some Stuff

My Local Magazine's Editor Might Need To Double Check Some Stuff

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Blake Leonard 2 months ago

*laughs in British*

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#20

Lovely View

Lovely View

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Ms.M 2 months ago

Urine trouble now

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#21

Mama Bear Is Welcoming Everyone

Mama Bear Is Welcoming Everyone

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Erin 2 months ago

This is frightening for multiple reasons.

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#22

It’s Cool Just Do It At Night Mate

It’s Cool Just Do It At Night Mate

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Samantha Comerford 2 months ago

That’s where I live 😂

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#23

The Woman Isn't Driving In This Article About Women Being Better Drivers

The Woman Isn't Driving In This Article About Women Being Better Drivers

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Trius Namowicz 2 months ago

is she the only person in the car cuz if she is, shes dooomed

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#24

Try Being Drunk And Walking Into This Place

Try Being Drunk And Walking Into This Place

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panda_legerdemain 2 months ago

Its making me dizzy even now

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#25

The New Basketball Court In My Neighborhood

The New Basketball Court In My Neighborhood

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Daria B 2 months ago

We do only slam dunk here.

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#26

Very Unfortunate Straw Placement

Very Unfortunate Straw Placement

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Noez 🇸🇪 2 months ago

Uhm no thanks, I'm not thirsty...

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#27

I Don’t Understand Why These Erasers Exist... They Just Ruin Everything

I Don’t Understand Why These Erasers Exist... They Just Ruin Everything

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Sivi 2 months ago

I hate them, I always forget about it when I draw. I have ruined so many sketches.

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#28

This Picture In My English Textbook

This Picture In My English Textbook

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Phoebe Bean 2 months ago

My brother is a guitar.

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#29

Alrighty Then

Alrighty Then

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SirPatTheCat 2 months ago

Don't try and tell me this wasn't on purpose

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#30

Our Charter Bus

Our Charter Bus

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BusLady 2 months ago

A true Pimp mobile. Only the best need apply.

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#31

Your Toe Isn't Stubbed Yet? Challenge Accepted

Your Toe Isn't Stubbed Yet? Challenge Accepted

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#32

Yup I Love Looking At The Back Of My iPhone

Yup I Love Looking At The Back Of My iPhone

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Phoebe Bean 2 months ago

"I found it, the parallel universe!"

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#33

Anime Pewds

Anime Pewds

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diarykeeper 2 months ago

Poor Shin

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#34

A Pen My Teacher Gave Me

A Pen My Teacher Gave Me

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Erin 2 months ago

Oh my. You must not be a very good student!

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#35

He’s Taking Two Steps

He’s Taking Two Steps

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Red 2 months ago

lol

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#36

Are We The Baddies?

Are We The Baddies?

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BusLady 2 months ago

Welcome to Alabama.

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#37

"Casually"

"Casually"

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Lios 2 months ago

Apart from the silly walk, why does this even exist? What is it meant to teach? Why do you need pictures and learning how to casually approach a child? Pedo guide 101?

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#38

Three For The Price Of One

Three For The Price Of One

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BlackestDawn 2 months ago

I'm really curious on what they consider "other" here.

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#39

I Was Helping My Cousin With His German Homework And I Saw This Masterpiece

I Was Helping My Cousin With His German Homework And I Saw This Masterpiece

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Biljana Malesevic 2 months ago

That's not how legs work.

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#40

Gotta Include One Of These With Every Card! You’re Going To Need It After I Cut Your Hair

Gotta Include One Of These With Every Card! You’re Going To Need It After I Cut Your Hair

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Keanric Choy 2 months ago

Let the clients make their own clients

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#41

Ah Yes, The 18-24 Year Old Baby

Ah Yes, The 18-24 Year Old Baby

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John Doe 2 months ago

Transgender delayed aging

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#42

What Was This Sensor Original Meant To Do Anyway?

What Was This Sensor Original Meant To Do Anyway?

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BusLady 2 months ago (edited)

One urinal to the other: Dude, let's have a pissing contest.

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#43

Replacing The Egg Shell With More Plastic To Go Into The Ocean

Replacing The Egg Shell With More Plastic To Go Into The Ocean

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panda_legerdemain 2 months ago

Who would even buy these?

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#44

At A Bar. Almost Madea Terrible Mistake

At A Bar. Almost Madea Terrible Mistake

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Ms.M 2 months ago

"OH LORT" - Madea

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#45

May No Child Succeed

May No Child Succeed

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Isabella Spharler 2 months ago

Wtf was that supposed to say to make it better? xD theres no turning this one around

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