asking for trouble

July 2022 Recap

Here’s a look back at what happened in July on my blog and social media. I’m starting to get the hang of my new work schedule and got back to blogging regularly and working on new things, but it’s also been so hot that I’ve been taking things easy too.

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  • My lovely new storage area
  • Making pins for wholesale orders
  • A hot and hazy morning in Helensburgh
  • My fridge for an SCK post on kawaii kitchenware (see below)

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This month’s blog posts

My posts on Super Cute Kawaii

Other Things I Wrote


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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