A UK businessman seeking to money in on the ugly Christmas sweater craze is fearful 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 Solar studies.
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 exhausting to get out of your thoughts,” Baxter instructed 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 group,” he stated.
At about $14, the sweaters are a discount. And, Baxter added, “getting considered one of these on Christmas Day could possibly be an effective way to interrupt the ice with the in-laws.”