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Day in the Life at Made by Mrs M

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We haven’t done a Day in the Life for ages (*pokes Claire*) but I did recently take part in Kate’s similar blog series at Made by Mrs M. She gets various creative types to write about their day and mine was published yesterday.

day in the life

I tried to pick a very normal day for me so this is pretty much what most of my Mondays and Thursdays are like. I also talked a bit about my general schedule for other days too. Anyway, go have a read and thanks for having me, Kate!


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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