There's A Stocking Hiding In This Festive Photo. Can You Find It?


Christmas is just one sleep away, so chances are you're busy putting the final touches on your home's festive decor, wrapping last-minute gifts, entertaining family, binge-watching Christmas movies, and taking part in special traditions.

In all of the hustle and bustle, it is easy to forget to take a breather and have a few minutes to yourself.

The folks at Lenstore have come up with an easy way for you to escape the holiday hoopla, and it is in the form of a colorful illustration. The fun brainteaser challenges you to find the stocking that is hiding among the Santa hats, snowmen, gifts, and gingerbread cookies.

See if you can spot it:

According to Lenstore, it takes an average of 45 seconds to solve this puzzle, but if you're having a hard time, you're not alone and there could be a number of reasons why.

Studies have shown that you have a better chance of finding the object within the average time if you're someone who exercises often. Also, your gender plays a role; women tend to spot the hidden item faster than men.

Give the puzzle a try again, maybe you'll be successful this time.

If you're still struggling, check out the image below for the solution:

How long did it take you to find the stocking? Let us know in the comments!

Blair isn't a bestselling author, but she has a knack for beautiful prose. When she isn't writing for Shared, she enjoys listening to podcasts.