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New! Cakeify and Friends Polymer Stamps

Cakeify & Friends polymer stamps

My new stamp designs got a great response so you can now buy Cakeify, Bread and Jammie Dodger as a set of three friends. Handmade by Serious Stamp, they’re just as cute and easy to use as my other stamp designs and perfect for tags, cards, decorations and crafts.

Cakeify & Friends polymer stamps

If you were wondering what happened to the banana, he’s gone back to the drawing board. Maybe he’ll reappear in future.


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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