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New: Happy Mail Collection & Sticker Sheets

There’s lots of new things coming to my shop this month, starting with sticker sheets, stamps and more.

happy mail kawaii postcard

My Happy Mail characters have been popular ever since I drew a kawaii Postbox for my 100 Days of Kawaii Characters. I’ve created a few more fun products featuring cute post themes and you can find them all in the new Happy Mail collection. I love these postcards with a pretend stamp and postmark on the back.

Happy Mail stamps

I’ve also been working with Mint Maker Studio to bring back the Happy Mail stamps in a more affordable size. There are 3 stamps available – Happy Mail For You, Do Not Bend and Air Mail, plus discounts if you buy 2 or 3 together.

kawaii stickers

And finally, sticker sheets! I’m so happy with these – the quality is so good and they’re printed on 100% recycled paper. They have a lovely matt finish but are still hardwearing and can even be used outdoors.

kawaii stickers

My patrons helped me decide on these 4 designs. There’s Happy Mail for your snail mail, Kawaii Life for your journal or diary, motivational stickers to keep you going, plus a redesign of my 5 A Day fruit and veggies. Can’t decide? You can pick any mix any 5 sheets.

Hope you like everything! Don’t forget, there’s free UK shipping on all orders and 15% off any order of £15+.


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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