Is today a holiday?

Is today a holiday?

Weird holidays, bizarre holidays, random holidays–celebrating the magic in every day with art, design, and awesome!

Hello, my name is Mercury McCutcheon. I create magical surface patterns and printed textiles. I design to inspire, uplift, and celebrate the joy in every day because I believe that every day deserves a celebration… and presents!


Enchanted Patterns @ mercurous.net

Array Pattern 028

It’s Something on a Stick Day!

Array Pattern 028 in celebration of: Something on a Stick Day 2015 What can you put on a stick!? Corn dog, Popsicle®, kabob, lollipop? Too easy. Elephant? Too obvious. Okay, imagine a Maserati…on a stick! It’s something on a stick day! Today is the day to put something, get something, enjoy and celebrate something–on a […]

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Free Wallpaper Downloads for April

Free Wallpaper Downloads for April

April is just around the corner! In just a few short minutes, it is going to be Easter–quick–get some springtime wallpaper before you blink and it’s Christmas! Bold black lines and hot pink designs form these beautiful stripes of charming cute and elegance! Download for desktop, tablet, or mobile device and have yourself an awesome, […]

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Dot Pattern 008

It’s Purple Day!

Dot Pattern 008 in celebration of: Purple Day 2015 Why dress in such a fabulous color as purple on this day of all days? Well for one, it’s a beautiful color! And for two, to show your support for epilepsy awareness. It is estimated that 1 in every 100 people have epilepsy and in most […]

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Line Pattern 020

It’s National Puppy Day!

Line Pattern 020 in celebration of: National Puppy Day 2015 Puppies! Cute, cuddly, snuggly little wiggling doggies of precious delight! Although a lot of work, they bring with them more than twice the reward with their loving adorableness. True friends to the end. National Puppy Day celebrates just that–the unconditional love that comes with puppy […]

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Miscellaneous Pattern 013

It’s World Water Day!

Miscellaneous Pattern 013 in celebration of: World Water Day 2015 Water! Beautiful, beautiful water! Today we celebrate the stuff of all living things! More than 70% of the Earth’s surface is covered by water. More than 70% of the average human being is comprised of water. Without water life would cease! Celebrate water! Although water […]

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Spring Equinox 001

It’s the Spring Equinox!

Spring Equinox 001 in celebration of: The Spring Equinox 2015 Welcome to the first day of spring! It’s time for dancing and splashing in rain puddles and watching the flowering plants and trees bloom! The spring equinox is especially amazing this year, as it shall contain both a solar eclipse and a supermoon (the moons […]

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Miscellaneous Pattern 012

It’s Extraterrestrial Abduction Day!

Miscellaneous Pattern 012 in celebration of: Extraterrestrial Abduction Day 2015 If you’ve always wished and hoped that aliens from outer space would come and abduct you, today is the day to step outside and watch the skies for your odds increase significantly as the aliens from outer space have actually figured out that every year […]

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Line Pattern 019

It’s National Agriculture Day!

Line Pattern 019 in celebration of: National Agriculture Day 2015 I don’t know about you, but I love to eat! I love food of all kinds. I love pizza! I love spaghetti! I love burritos–especially the breakfast variety! Food! I love that I can walk into any conveniently located grocery store and walk out with […]

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Saint Patrick's Day 001

It’s Saint Patrick’s Day!

Saint Patrick’s Day 001 in celebration of: Saint Patrick’s Day 2015 I hope that you remembered to wear something green on this day of feast and Irish awesomeness! Today we celebrate the wondrous world of the Irish in culture and in heritage. Although I am a big fan of Leprechauns, they are not the reason […]

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Line Pattern 018

It’s Pi Day!

Line Pattern 018 in celebration of: Pi Day 2015 Pi is my third favorite number and I think it’s amazing that it gets to have its very own day and this year is particularly special! 3.14159265358979323846264 Can you see why!?!? Yes! Today is 3.14.15 and! at 09.26.53 or 9.26.54 (depending on if you round (heh. […]

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