I've been staring at this trippy optical illusion for hours

If you've been following Creative Bloq for a while now, you've probably gathered that we love a good optical illusion. From floating crosswalks to oversized pets, we've seen it all. But today's mind-boggler is a little bit different to those we've seen before – it's two illusions in one. 

Contact lens supplier Lenstore has shared a bizarre gif of the double illusion (see below), and it's frazzling our minds. Depending on which part of the illusion you look at, the dots around the outside will either change colour or completely vanish. If you love this design and would like to sink your teeth into some brain-benders, then make sure you check out our roundup of the best optical illusions of all time.

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Amelia Bamsey
Staff Writer

Amelia is Creative Bloq’s Staff Writer. After completing a degree in Popular Music and a Master’s in Song Writing, Amelia began designing posters, logos, album covers and websites for musicians. She now enjoys covering a range of topics on Creative Bloq, including posters, optical illusions, logos (she's a particular fan of logo Easter eggs), gaming and illustration. In her free time, she relishes in the likes of art (especially the Pre-Raphaelites), photography and literature. Amelia prides herself on her unorthodox creative methods, her Animal Crossing island and her extensive music library.