This Instagram Account Shares 110 Designs That Are So Bad, It’s Hard To Believe Someone Came Up With Them


Good design is effective and efficient in fulfilling its purpose. But so many solutions fall out of this category. Many, in fact, cause more problems than they solve. And they can be quite entertaining.


So let's take a look at the Instagram account that calls itself "the largest collection of C.R.A.P design" on the platform.


The people behind it decypher the acronym as contrast, repetition, alignment, proximity. Let's see if we can find these things in the pictures they share.


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#1 The Lion, The Sausage And The Bananas?


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#2 Trompe L’oeil Fashion


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#3 Seamless


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#4 What Kind Of Crime Do You Need To Commit To Be Sent Here? *bidet Attachment Extra Charge


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#5 When Nature Calls


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#6 Derelicté Zoolander. The Worst Part Is Wearing Socks With Slippers


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#7 Fashion Friday


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#8 Fixed It


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#9 Game Of Throne Brushes


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#10 When I Say ‘I’m Cut Out For This Job’


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#11 Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire


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#12 Club Foot Long


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#13 Innovation Think Tank Just Got Upgraded


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#14 I Like How They Handled This Toilet Door Design


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#15 Bed Bath & Beyond Me


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#16 Hand Bag


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#17 Stare Wars. In A Galaxy Far Far Away, This Makes Sense


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#18 Baked Goods


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#19 ‘Grandma Is On Her Way Over, Put On The Jumpers On She Knitted For You’


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#20 Trashy Design


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#21 Improvise. Adapt. Overcome


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#22 Take My Money


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#23 Pimp My Chair


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#24 Looks Right


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#25 Toe Shoes


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#26 Got A Sinking Feeling About This


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#27 Handling It Correctly


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#28 Hair Style To Go With The Hairy Stairs


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#29 *wine Not Included


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#30 “Tonight I’m Going To Party Like These Are $19.99”


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#31 Gamer Of Thrones


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#32 Mooooove Over Tiled Splash Backs


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#33 Pop Culture


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#34 Multitasking No Need For Scented Wardrobe Fresheners


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#35 When You’re Ready To Go Out & Also White Water Rafting


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#36 Fashion Friday


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#37 Looks Just Like The Real Thing


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#38 Just Don’t Do It


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#39 Take Seat, I’ll Be Right With You


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#40 I Was Asked To Design A Topless Bar, They Weren’t Happy With The Outcome


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#41 Living On The Edge


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#42 The Crugg. Ugg X Croc X Toe Shoe. The Ugliest Shoe On The Internet


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#43 Disco Ball, But Interior


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#44 ‘Build Us A Shelf, You’re The Piano Fan Build Us A Shelf With A Light La, La-La, Di-Di-Da’


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#45 Air Jortans


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#46 Happy Ending


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#47 When Your Phone Autocorrects To Holy Sit


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#48 Gruboutins Are The New Crocs


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#49 Auto Reverse


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#50 ‘Hoist The Mainsail, Land Ho!’


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#51 ‘I Have One Of These! Just Mine Is Made With Real Babies And A Lot Less Creepy’


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#52 The Worst Of Both Worlds


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#53 Shortsleeves It’s A Thing


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#54 She Sells Seashells By The Sea Shore With Great Difficulty


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#55 So Judgemental


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#56 In Loo Of A Bench


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#57 Cantilevered Glass Treads, What Could Go Wrong?


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#58 Woven Image


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#59 No One Likes Being The Butt Of The Joke


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#60 Water Pump


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#61 ‘The Family That Poops Together, Stays Together’ - Al Scalpone


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#62 When Your Emo But Also A Hoe


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#63 Floor Manager


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#64 Cargo Dress On, So Far I’ve Lost My Keys, Money, Watch… Send Help


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#65 Tell Me Your A Startup Without Telling Me


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#66 ‘Barn, Door, Huh (Good God, Y'all) What Is It Good For? Absolutely Nothing Say It Again, Y'all’


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#67 Just Dropped Confrontation Pit Or Conversation Death Pit


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#68 Sexy Airplane We Got You


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#69 Athletes Foot


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#70 Knot Going Well?


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#71 Number 56, Your Orders Ready


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#72 Catastrophe


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#73 I Don’t Like How They Put Bubbles In This Water


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#74 That’s How I Count Too, 1, 2, Cox, For


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#75 Letus In Bed


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#76 Nothing To It


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#77 Hands Off The Sofa


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#78 When You Start Off Well, Then You Lose The IKEA Instructions


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#79 Say My Name, Say My Name


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#80 ‘Mum I Don’t Like This Kind Of Chocolate’


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#81 Dolphin Friendly


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#82 Trying To Grow An Apple


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#83 They Say The Mad Hatter Went Mad From Mercury Poisoning, This Is The Results


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#84 Necessary Inventions Allows For Multi Tasking


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#85 Napoleon’s Port-A-Loo Couldn’t Look Away If I Wanted To


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#86 It’s All So Clear Now


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#87 Soap Rise Always Have One Handy


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#88 Room With A View


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#89 Baglight For Life. Can’t Even Use It As A Bag For Life


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#90 Putting Loo In The Drivers Seat


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#91 The Family That Mines Together Crafts Together


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#92 Setting Aside A Sizeable Nest Egg For Retirement


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#93 It’s On A Need To No Basis


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#94 ‘Someone's Squashed Me With A Circular Glass Table Top And Has Listed Me On Ebay’ Cried Out Baby Bear


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#95 Ordered My Masks Off Wish, Am I Wearing It Correctly?


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#96 This Is A Bad Sign


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#97 ‘I’ll Taketh Ye To The Realm Of The Knights Of The Clown Table


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#98 Rouch Is The New Bouclé


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#99 This Is An Original Maguchi Coffee Table. Change My Mind


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#100 Kindly Neighbourhood Grandpa Builds Treehouse For Those Pesky Neighborhood Kids (He Can’t Stand)


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#101 Putting Your Foot In It Purfect Upholstery


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#102 When Is A Door Not A Door?


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#103 Tripped Over Looking At This


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#104 I Like My Fashion, Like I Like My Food, With A Basil Garnish


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#105 See Food Let’s Hope It’s Not A Realistic Scent


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#106 Keeping It Real That’s Why It’s Called Real Estate


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#107 Got That Sinking Feeling Again


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#108 The Team Insisted On A Tree That Was ‘On Brand’


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#109 Smart Bag


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#110 There’s A Simple Test For Ocd


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#111 Fun For All The Family


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