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Hello November! News & Shopping Offers

As promised, I’m replacing my weekend wrap up posts with a monthly round up of news and shopping offers.

Etsy Made Local Glasgow

News and Reminders

  • I’m delighted to be selling at the Etsy Made Local Market in Glasgow for the third year running! Find me at The Briggait on Sunday 3rd December from 11am-4:30pm.
  • Black  Friday approaches! I will have some offers that weekend and most will be for my mailing list subscribers so go sign up.
  • Christmas is closer than you think – check my last order dates if you’re outside the UK as the first are as early as 30th November.
  • My new paper craft tutorial is finished but I’m posting it next week as it’s Christmas-themed. In the meantime, view all the previous tutorials.

shopping offers

New Products in the Shop

zazzle stickers

Current Shopping Offers

  • 15%-50% off everything in my Zazzle store through Friday with the code CREATIVEDEAL including 50% off cards and stickers.
  • Repeat customer offer: 15% off new products! Just login and check the cart page for the code. (How do you become one? Place an order in my shop and you’ll have the option to create a customer account for exclusive monthly offers.)
  • $10 off your first order at my Society6 store with this link.
  • 25% off any 4 small vinyl stickers from my Redbubble shop or 50% off any 10!
  • 15% off any 2 mugs or spiral notebooks from my Redbubble shop.
  • 50% off your first personalised card at Thortful with the code TTSHUVNO.
  • More ongoing offers can be found on my Special Offers page.

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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