A UK businessman trying to money in on the ugly Christmas sweater craze is nervous he may get stiffed.
Noticing an increase in demand for the seasonal knitwear, 45-year-old Karl Baxter of Dorset purchased 1,000 vacation sweaters to promote on-line, The Sun reports.
However Baxter quickly realized gross sales have been sluggish as a result of the jumper’s snowflake sample was fashioned by 4 extraordinarily phallic shapes, full with, um, “jingle bells.”
“I didn’t discover at first, however when you’ve seen it, it’s laborious to get out of your thoughts,” Baxter informed The Solar.
He’s hoping to show the style fake pas right into a fundraiser by donating proceeds to Prostate Most cancers UK. “We’re interesting to customers to see the funnier aspect and stand out from the gang,” he stated.
At about $14, the sweaters are a cut price. And, Baxter added, “getting one in all these on Christmas Day could possibly be an effective way to interrupt the ice with the in-laws.”