asking for trouble

October 2022 Recap

Here’s a look back at what happened in October on my blog and social media. I hope you can read this because I have to use my phone or incognito mode to view it. I think this is the sign that I need to finally commit to moving this blog over to my shop where it will be of more use. So look out for tomorrow’s news post over there (and add to your blog/RSS reader if you use one) – it will have a special discount!

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  • My cute Halloween decorations
  • Cutting faces for my Spooky Cookies tutorial
  • Working hard on my mushroom cross stitch sampler
  • New packaging for shop orders

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This month’s blog posts

My posts on Super Cute Kawaii

Other Things I Wrote


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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