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Sure, it's the thought that counts -- and you don't mean to sound ungrateful. But let's face it, sometimes the gift you're given just doesn't match the one you hoped for (i.e., you're imagining a gorgeous mom necklace from your husband for your first Mother's Day; you unwrap a vacuum instead.)
Well, we've got your antidote: We asked iVillagers to share the stories of the worst gifts they've ever received, and the results were so hilarious that it was hard to narrow the list down. In fact, so many "worst gift ever" stories involved mothers-in-law that we had to give them their own list. Here, the top "mis-givings" from everybody else:
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