CraftFails & Pinterest Fails

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This project is infinitely easier if you have a sewing machine and are not a fat adult.


Pintester-tested, Pintester-failed. The ubiquitous cookie bowls do not make the cut.


resin-coffee-glass-block NAILED IT

Tinkerbell pancake fail

eclair-cake nailed it

How did one crafter's version of this plush cupcake go very very wrong? Find out at CraftFail!

See how wrong these popcorn balls went at CraftFail!

Melted Crayon Canvas-FAIL

Mod Podge Rocks

The importance is in trying

Pintester's romantic spirit shines through in this pound cake with a sweet surprise in the middle: a delicate pink penis.


Pintester's attempt at a cutesy Valentine cookie ends up looking a little blobby, as per the usual.


Making anything "blackened" in the Pintester kitchen means strife, heartache, and the opposite of marital bliss.


DIY Pinterest Fails: Sharpie Mug

These are supposed to look like footballs. If you're lazy, they look like brown eggs with White Out on them.


FAILED IT! Sonja Foust attempts to make the Rainbow Cake in a Jar- for more.

Oh the pain of failure. And the hilarity of #failcakes .


A disaster of epic proportions.


Craftfail Interview on Etsy

crafts your preschooler already knows how to make

A reader´s wreck of a rickrack flag shirt posted by Aurelia Good of Stockton, N.J., on her blog "" Good has had a series of her own notable failures, from exploding food to damaging decoupage.

Craft Fail book review on Failure Mag

CraftFail featured on Business Insider

Business Insider

Book Q&As with Deborah Kalb: Q&A with Heather Mann

Swirl ornament - nailed it!

Heather Mann Talks about CraftFail - 12 Days of Giving - Day 7 - Hydrangea Hippo