Weekly Free Images 05.12.14

Knot the stem of the cherry with your tongue, or make a wish before you blow on a dandelion: the world is full of superstitions and good-luck charms, and this week’s free images celebrate symbols of these often-amusing beliefs.

Click on the images below to download them now, then head to this week’s featured lightbox, “Macro Menagerie,” for images that reveal more magical realms just beyond the naked eye.

These images are available for free download until Sunday, May 18 at 11:59PM EST.

Left image: Red cherry seamless vector by Korkina Lyudmila. Right image: Photograph of dandelion flower by SergeBertasiusPhotography.