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July News & Shopping Offers

Happy July! Here’s all my latest news with a summer sale, mobile wallpapers and print-on-demand offers.

summer sale

Summer Sale

  • Buy 2 or more items from the Summer Sale collection and you’ll get 25% off everything, including items already on sale! There’s over 80 products to choose from, including new items like keyrings and stickers.
  • Get 15% off digital downloads at my Payhip store including printables, zines and sewing patterns. Use the code SUMMERSALE22 at checkout.
  • If you’re in the EU, you can get 15% off a smaller range of products on Etsy. Sorry I can’t do more for you, but if you leave a nice message I’ll pop in some little freebies.
july wallpapers

News & Reminders

  • There’s a sunshine cat for July, and a new set of mobile wallpapers. Get them in your inbox monthly by joining my mailing list. Don’t forget, you can also buy the full year of wallpapers or a printable calendar set with full page planners.
  • A reminder that my shipping days are now Mondays & Fridays
  • There’s a new weekly Super Cute Kawaii newsletter on Substack. Read all the editions so far and sign up to get it every Sunday.
  • If you’re a shop owner who would like to stock my products, I now have a wholesale shop on Faire. Sign up as a retailer with my link for special offers and look out for a summer promotion later this month.
happy mail clear stamps

New in my shop

summer activities

Seasonal Activities

I’ve got lots of fun printables, freebies and crafts to keep you busy over the summer.

Cat Cupcakes on Redbubble, Society6, TeePublic & Zazzle

New On-Demand & Today’s Shopping Offers

Cupcake Cats are now available from my print-on-demand partners, along with lots of other cute characters and products for Summer at my print-on-demand partners. You can buy hundreds of my cute characters and patterns as wall art, tech accessories, clothing, stationery, bedding, kitchenware, fabric and so much more.

Here’s today’s offers:


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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