asking for trouble

May 2021 Recap

Here’s a look back at what happened in May on my blog and social media, if you missed anything. I wrote so many blog posts this month!

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My 4 favourite photos

  • New pocket notebooks
  • One of the few sunny days at the seafront
  • Testing a Pusheen Box umbrella at the park
  • Part of my newly-organised washi tape collection

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This month’s blog posts

My posts on Super Cute Kawaii

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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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