A mother has described the hilarious Christmas tree fail that left her 'crying with laughter'.
Chloe Jones, 27, went to Asda in Westwood Cross, Kent, with her husband and young son to choose a new tree.
The family purchased a 5 foot, pre-lit Christmas tree with a 'beautiful' picture on the box but got a bit of a shock when they took it home.
The 'disappointing' Christmas tree as it appeared when Chloe Jones took it out of the box
Mrs Jones, pictured, had bought the tree from an Asda branch in Westwood Cross, Kent
Mrs Jones, from Herne Bay, said she burst out laughing when she opened the 'disappointing' tree.
She said: 'We came across a lovely 5ft pre-lit tree that looked beautiful on the box.
'We happily skipped to the till to pay for our purchase and headed home excited for all the Christmas fun we were going to have on a cold Christmas Sunday afternoon.
'Well I'm not too sure which one of Santa's little elves made your Christmas tree and packed it in