Monthly Archives

September 2013

  • Crafts, Events

    Renegade Prep

    The last couple of weekends I’ve been doing some serious preparation for the Renegade Craft Fair. November seems like ages away but there is so much to do, especially since I haven’t…

  • Japan

    Japan Links #12

    Wow, I have a lot of Japan links saved up so this is a bumper edition. First, check out the Hello Kitty Halloween donuts at Mister Donut! Every year I get so…

  • Shopping

    Recent Additions

    I haven’t done one of my shopping posts for a while so here’s a few things that now live in my house, starting with a tiny Pusheen plush, a gift from Hey…

  • Books & Zines

    Recent Reading

    There aren’t many good things about extended illness but you do get to catch up on your reading and TV watching. I’m going to post about some of the stuff I’ve enjoyed…

  • News

    5 Year Diaries are coming

    I’ve already had a bunch of people asking about 5 Year Diaries so, yes, they will be back this year. If you’re really keen to get ordering, the new spiral-bound diaries have…

  • Ideas and Inspiration

    Inspiration: Colleen Farr

    A new-ish irregular feature for the blog! Basically, artists and designers I have discovered that I want to share with everyone. I bought these amazing vintage fabric remnants at Deskford Garden Galleries…

  • News

    Goodbye to Sticky Notes

    It’s a sad day at Asking For Trouble as sadly my printers are no longer making sticky notes and I haven’t been able to find a suitable replacement. I’m super sad about…

  • Free Things!

    Let’s Try This Again

    Since I cleverly became ill during a planned month off work, my recovery time hasn’t really affected me professionally (except for all those emails I still need to answer, sorry!). However, it…

  • Books & Zines

    Tokyo Shopping Guide Updates

    While stuck in the house waiting for the UPS man to deliver more seasonal fruit and veg fridge magnets, I decided to update my Tokyo Shopping Guide pages. I’ve removed old photos,…

  • Events

    Renegade London

    Good news Londoners – I’ve been accepted to sell at the Renegade Craft Fair this year! I don’t think I’ve sold at a craft fair since 2011 so I am pretty darn…