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New! Badge Sets

halloween badges

You’ll be glad to hear I have a new iPhone on order because the old one I am borrowing has completely broken me. After two attempts, I still don’t have any photos of my new badges that aren’t so terrible they’d actually put you off buying them. Thank goodness for Photoshop as at least I have mockups to tide me over the next couple of weeks and can put them online. This Halloween set is my new favourite as my popular Little Ghost has got some spooky new friends!

Ice Cream Treats Badge Set

I had to make one with my ice cream and ice lolly characters too – there might just be a few more summery days before Autumn fully kicks in and they’d make a fun birthday treat too.

Sunflower & Bee Badge Set

The last set features my happy sunflower plus the redesigned buzzy bumblebee. Great for gardeners and remembering those lazy summer days.

badge sets

These are the best photos I managed and if you make them really small like this, they look almost okay. You can find all the new badge sets in my shop (and order badges pick and mix style too) in my shop. I’ll go back to waiting for the postman now.


Hello! I’m Marceline Smith, the designer and owner of Asking For Trouble. I create illustrated stationery, accessories and gifts using my cute characters inspired by Japanese kawaii. This is my business and personal blog where I write about my creative doings, inspirations, travels, Japan trips and daily life. Read more »

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