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My Enamel Pin Collection

My enamel pin collection

Here’s an update on how my enamel pin collection is looking! My frame is filling up quite fast but there’s still a bit of space to add more pins. You can see a few themes evolving – mainly Japan, ghosts and bunnies.

enamel pins

You can get some of them via my Pinterest board. Others I bought in Japan or have had for a very long time. I’ll post the photo on Instagram later and tag all the makers.

There are very few of my Little Ghost pins left by the way, including the seconds.


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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