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Christmas Wish List

My mum pointed out that I hadn’t posted a wish list here yet and while it’s probably too late for anyone to buy me this stuff, here’s ten things I hope Santa might bring (and hey, it’s my birthday in 3 months…).

sumikko gurashi

Sumikko Gurashi are my favourite characters just now and for some reason I especially love the happy little speck of dust. If no-one buys me this tiny plush I will be getting it myself.

100% Soft

Space Taco! Enamel pins are having a moment and this is my favourite, from 100% Soft.

heather lins

No-one bought me this Stitch the Stars calendar kit last year so I’m glad there’s a new one. It’s such a nice crafty idea.

jen collins

Also cool, Jen’s lunar calendar print at Tiny Showcase.


I really don’t need any more stationery but boygirlparty’s notepads are so pretty, plus bunnies!


Speaking of bunnies, these Miffy plush are still totally adorable. Why is the grey one always out of stock?


These fox slippers at Boden are ridiculously over-priced so I wouldn’t actually want someone to buy them for me, but hopefully they’ll go on clearance.


Super cute space print by El Horno.


Pretty sure the only thing missing from my super kawaii Christmas decorations is a Pusheen ornament. PS. you can win one of these at Super Cute Kawaii in an AMAZING giveaway I set up with Hey Chickadee.


 I think this space shuttle cushion has been on my wish list for three years now so I just bought it myself with the latest Society6 offer. Yay!

I also have a wish list of books at Amazon (and that’s just real books – my Kindle wishlist is massive), if you’re looking for reading ideas.


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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