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My February Links, Lists & Reviews

Goodbye February! Here’s a look back and I’ll share my video on Instagram this evening – I managed every day.

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My 4 favourite photos

From @marcelinesmith & @averyquietstreet on Instagram (L-R, top-bottom)

  • My Japan thank you drawing on the iPad
  • My current pin picks on my jacket
  • Another lucky bird snap at the seafront
  • Daffodiles and bumblebees

Fave 5 from the blog

Other things I wrote

Links I loved

2018 goal tracking

  • Go outside: 17/28 days (it’s still really cold!)
  • Blog posts written: 13 here and 14 at SCK

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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