If you've ever constructed a gingerbread house, you know it's not as easy as it looks. From building the actual structure to covering it with decorations, there are plenty of ways for this holiday tradition to go wrong. Thanks to Instagram, we've got an up-close look at some of the most epic gingerbread house fails of 2016 — read on so you don't make these mistakes during your building session!
This little girl clearly has her priorities in order.
Blame this one on the Elf on a Shelf.
"The dinosaurs ate my gingerbread house!"
This is probably exactly what they were going for.
We'll just let these speak for themselves.