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Hi there and welcome to our blog! We are Alex and Dina Marilyn, BBF's. Alex live in Serbia and Marilyn is from Croatia. We both are addicted to PSP and started tagging together before many years, that is way we both decided to share same blog. Alex love creating tags and beautiful freebies, while Marilyn is good at web/blog design. Here you can find our tags, tutorials, freebies and whatever we find shareable. Below you can find e-mails in case you wanna say hi to us, or have any questions regarding anything on our blog. Enjoy your stay!

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Sunday, December 28, 2014

**VERYMANY SALE**

(Sale started Dec 29th)

Today I have all bunch of tags to show off!
All with Verymany tubes that are on sale for only
1$ the next 3 days and you can find them at VMT store.
For this tag I'm using gorgeous PTU kit 'Grandmas Workshop'
by Dees'Sign Depot that you can find HERE
with 30% off. Also I mix up few PTU clusters elements
that you can find HERE and HERE.


Kit and clusters previews:



And for my other tag I did 3 peace forum set with
stunning PTU kit 'December Magic' also by
Dees'Sign Depot that you can find HERE.



Again for this set I mixed up kit and matching PTU clusters
that you can find HERE and HERE.

Kit and clusters previews:



-xoxo al3x-
Tuesday, December 23, 2014

**CT VERYMANY & KISSING KATE - Winter Meadow**

Hi all, it's been a while...
I have new CT tag to show off with stunning tube
'Genevieve' by Verymany that you can find at VMT store.
For this tag I'm using gorgeous PTU kit 'Winter Meadow'
by Kissing Kate that's you can find HERE with 25% off.
It comes with 65 elements, 4 frames and 6 papers.

Kit Preview:


-xoxo al3x-
Friday, December 19, 2014

Verymany - Grandmas Workshop

CT TAG  featuring new tube by Verymany called Winter Haliday available for purchase - HERE.
I paired it with gorgeous newly released Dees'Sign Depot kit and cluster pack Grandmas Workshop.
Grandmas Workshop scrap kit is available for purchase - HERE.
Grandmas Workshop clusters - HERE.

All Dee's regular scrap kits are on sale - 30% off and BONUS KIT Jolly Days
which can be yours FREE WITH $5.00 ORDER.

Added Cluster Pack Special until December 25th
  Purchase any 2 sets and get the 3rd one free!
 Just add your free choice in comments and it will be sent to you.

Awesome right?

Previews:


Thanks for stopping by. Hugs...


Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Verymany - Happy Holidays

New CT tag show off featuring artowrk of Verymany.
Tube is already in store and available in VMT store - HERE.
I matched this tube with gorgeous newly released clusters Happy Holidays Clusters 
from Dees'Sign Depot which are available for purchase in Dee's store - HERE.
Make sure you check other clusters, they all are gorgeous - HERE.
I used few elements from the kit Happy Holidays which can be found - HERE.

Don't forget Dee is having BONUS KIT FOR DECEMBER- JOLLY DAYS
which can be yours after $5.00 spent in the store. Just add it in your cart before checkout.


Thank you for stopping by. Happy Holidays everyone!


Thursday, December 4, 2014

**CT DEES'SIGN DEPOT - Santa Girls**

Hey all! Did you miss me? lol
Well I'm back with some CT tags to show off.
For my first tag I'm using stunning Collab kit between
Dees'Sign Depot and Bibis Collection called 'Natalina'
that you can find on sale with 25% off at
Dees store HERE or Bibis store HERE.
I'm using beautiful tube 'Santa' by Verymany that
you can find at VMT store.

Kit Preview:


For my second tag I'm using gorgeous BONUS kit
'Jolly Days' by Dees'Sign Depot that can be yours
for FREE when you spent 5$ at her store HERE.
Using artwork by amazing Steve Baier from CDO store.

Kit Preview:


-xoxo al3x-
Wednesday, December 3, 2014

NATALINA COLLAB BY DEES'SIGN DEPOT AND BIBIS COLLECTION TAG SHOW OFF

One more tag show off for tonight. I am on roll. Let's hope mojo stays this way.

Dees'Sign Depot and Bibis Collection decided to make an amazing collab
called Natalina which is available in both stores - Dees'Sign Depot store - HERE
and Scraps and Company store - HERE. Gorgeous kit inspired by Christmas, 
and I gotta say I really like color palette, it is so different and fresh. 
Dee and Bibi did a really great job, this collab is must have for coming holiday!

And don't forget, Dee is having gorgeous BONUS KIT for month DECEMBER.
Free gift with $5.00 purchase. 
-HERE-

Of course I used always gorgeous artwork of Pinup Toons which you
can purchase at CDO STORE - HERE.

Thank you for stopping by, have a nice day everyone!


Verymany - Winter Wonderland TAG




Long time no see, kinda. Finally I am back to PSP community ready to make new tags
after long pause from designing, tagging etc. Which in fact just happend because I was really 
busy in my real life, working, and sorting things out. 
I hope you missed me hehe   .

New forum set show off featuring new artwork of Verymany. Gorgeous new tube called
Snow Queen available for purchase - HERE.
Kit I used is by Dee from Dees'Sign Depot which unfortunately is not on sale anymore.
It was CDO Inspired by (IB)  AnnaMarine-11-1 kit.
If you have it, you are lucky because this is so gorgeous kit and 
it gives you so many options to tag.
I just love it. But you never know, Dee used to re-release her old retired kits, 
maybe this one is on the list as well hehe.

Oh, I decided to throw in here this freebie wordart if someone like, feel free to snag it,
it is GOOD FOR PERSONAL USE ONLY.
Feel free to re-color, modify as you wish.

Thank you for stopping by, have a nice day/evening everyone. Hugs.

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

**CT PTU TUTORIAL - Christmas Coffee**

*This tutorial is written by me using Photoshop CS6 but any version will work.
Any similarity to any other tut is coincidental.*


Supplies:
Tube of choice. I'm using the artwork of Verymany.
You must purchase a license to be able to use their work.
You may do that at VMT store.
Kit of choice. I'm using PTU kit 'Mr. Snowman'
by Kissing Kate. You can find it HERE.
Mask of choice - DD_WinterMask_5 and DD_WinterMask_10
Font of choice - AGRevueCry


Let's get started...
Open new canvas 600x600.
From the kit past Frame 2 and place it in the middle. Drop Shadow on
it - Opacity 45%, Angle 120, Distance 5 and Size 5. No go back to
the background layer and click on it. Past Paper 12, resize then use
Eraser Tool to remove the extra to fit the frame empty space. Add
close-up tube, resize it and place at the frame right side. Right
click on the tube layer and Create Clipping Mask. Set Opacity on 55%
for the tube. Now click on the frame layer. From the kit past
Element 33, resize it and place at the frame right side. Use Eraser
Tool to remove extras, so only canes be on the frame, no shadow. On
the frame left side place Element 3, resize and shadow. Cover the
tree with few copies of Element 22, no shadow on them. At the tree
top add Element 38 with shadow. On the tree right side past Element 13,
shadow. At the frame bottom place Element 15, shadow on 35%. Then add
Element 17 with shadow at the bottom of that one. On the green bottom
right place Element 37, the Element 14 on it with shadow on both.
Now open the tube PSD file and turn off all of the layers but the main
tube. Then turn on layer laggings_4 and double click on that layer.
Chose Color Overlay with color pink (#ffb0dc) and set Blend Mode on Color.
Then turn on layer dress_4 and set Color Overlay with color pink (#f68ac7)
and Blend Mode on Color. Select those 3 layers that are on and Convert
to Smart Object. Move that layer to the tag canvas, resize and place
in the center. Now make a copy of the tube layer. For the original layer
use filter  Paint Doubs - Brush Size and Sharpness on 1 and Brush Type
on Simple. Add Drop Shadow on that layer - Opacity 45%, Angle -146.
For the tube copy layer use filter Gaussian Blur - Radius 5,0 pixels.
Set Blend Mode on Screen with Opacity on 55%. On the tube right side
place Elements 11, 19, 8, 16, 30, 19 and 4 in that order with shadow on
all. Then on the tube left side add Elements 16, 29, 19, 20, 19, 24
and 27 in that prder with shadow on all. Use my tag for exact placem
of all of them. We'll add two masks - first mask 5 then mask 10.


Now let's add mask:
Open your mask as new image.
Mask layer will be called 'Background' and will be locked. 
Double click on same layer, press OK. Layer name will be 'Layer 0'.
Add a new layer above it and flood fill with color of choice, or use
a paper from kit. I use Paper 7 for mask 5 and Paper 3 for mask 10.
Click on mask layer and hold CTRL+A to Select All, CTRL+C to Copy.
Click on the paper layer, hit Q to turn on Quick Mask mode. 
CTRL+V to paste the mask. It should now be kinda red.
Hit Q to turn off Quick Mask mode
and there should be shown selection on your canvas. 
Hit the Add Layer Mask.
On paper layer, right click and Convert to Smart Object.
Right click again and Rasterize Layer.
Drag completed mask to your tag canvas as the bottom layer.
Resize it if needed.

Add proper copyright and your name on tag.

Hide or delete bottom 'Background' layer. And save your tag as .PNG file.
That's it! Thank you for reading. I would love to see any tags made with this tutorial. You can past the link here as comment or send them to me on al3x_v@ymail.com

Friday, November 21, 2014

**Cluster frame - Golden Wishes**

Here comes another freebie for all of you!
This time it's a cluster frame I created with mix of
two lovely kits 'Golden Christmas' and 'Holiday Wishes'
by A [Space] Between. I'm sorry to say, but all of her kits
are retired now, so there'r no links for any of them.
DOWNLOAD

*Please do not share file or download link.
Link it back to my blog.
Do not add elements from other kits
or claim it as your own.
Thank you*
For this tag I'm using stunning tube 'Wendy' by
Verymany that you can find at VMT store.

-xoxo al3x-
Thursday, November 20, 2014

**CT Verymany & A[S]B - Christmas Joys**

Hey all :)
New CT show off tag from me with some snags freebies...
Hope you'll enjoy it. I'm using stunning tube 'Wendy' by Verymany
that you can find at VMT store. This beauty is multilayered.
For this tag I'm using lovely PTU kit 'Christmas Joys'
by A [Space] Between that you can find HERE.
Kit has 65 elements, 4 clusters and 22 papers.

Kit Preview:

And as I mention here comes freebies!!! It's snag tags and
all you need to do is click on them and download. That's it.
But please do not alter them in any way or
claim as your own. Thank you.




-xoxo al3x-

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