Wooden Fractal Puzzles Are Like an Optical Illusion That You Get to Control

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Jigsaw puzzles are a great way to pass the time and exercise your mind, and these wooden fractal puzzles just might be the mesmerizing addition your collection needs. Made from interconnected geometric shapes, the puzzles create trippy designs that are basically an optical illusion only you can piece together. How soothing! You can shop the captivating puzzles on Etsy in various sizes, and some can even be ordered with clear pieces instead of wooden ones if you feel like taking on an especially difficult challenge. Order one for yourself ahead, and keep reading to see exactly how to solve them in real life.