Girl buys a beautiful prom dress online, receives something more like a Halloween costume.

Girl buys a beautiful prom dress online, receives something more like a Halloween costume.
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Tweeter and high schooler Juliet Jacoby is going to prom this year and bought her dress online, because that's how kids do shopping these days. One can only imagine the anticipation with which Jacoby awaited the arrival of her $149 red taffeta and lace gown, which she purchased from a seller on the online marketplace Wanelo.

Nice, right? Well, either an evil fairy godmother cursed this dress en route or the seller was not accurately advertising the product. Because the dress that was delivered only barely resembles the one Jacoby bought.

Jacoby certainly wasn't going for a look that screams, "This is a cheap figure skater costume over which I've draped a plastic tablecloth to lengthen it." But that's what she got.

Jacoby is surprisingly light-hearted in her pictures, but this girl must've broken down in tears at some point, because this:

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Twitter feels rather badly for young Jacoby.

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Hopefully she can scrounge up something better, like a sheet with a belt around it or something.

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