The Colorful History of Sugar Skull Tattoos

The Colorful History of Sugar Skull Tattoos

Sugar skull tattoos are huge right now! Immensely meaningful, but also rad, classy, exotic, a little different; they are the perfect kind of tat for those with a little bit of a dark side. The sugar skull is one of Mexico’s Dia de los Muertos iconic symbols. So symbolic in fact, could you see a sugar skull and not think of Dia de los Muertos?

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Lower Back Tattoos

Lower Back Tattoos

Love ‘em or hate ‘em, they’re here to stay. The tribal-esque butterfly eloquently placed at the small of the back, all the while she’s wearing low riding jeans, and a crop top so you get a real good look… you know these are among the most popular tattoo designs there are!

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Communicating with your Tattoo Artist

Communicating with your Tattoo Artist

Communication is key when it comes to getting a tattoo. You have to be comfortable enough with the tattoo artist to be able to communicate effectively, and to make sure your voice and desires are clearly understood. The last thing you want is for it to be anything less than perfect. The same goes for your tattooist, because chances are, they wouldn’t want to be associated with a poor job or the poor PR that will come with it.

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American Traditional Tattoos

American Traditional Tattoos

When you think of American tattoos, what comes to mind? Sexy, vintage pin-up girls, the American flag, eagles, anchors, and Native American symbolism? The images run the gamut, and encompass everything Americana, from the kitschy to the glam, these are amazing, classical pieces.

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Portrait Tattoos

Portrait Tattoos

You know you’ve seen portrait tats. Parents love to get their kids’ faces, some people love honoring iconic celebrities, and some even immortalize their pets on their skin. Kat Von D so famously had a childhood portrait of now-ex-fiance, Jesse James. Portrait tattoos are the ultimate in love and respect for someone.

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Name Tattoos– A Good or Bad Idea?

Name Tattoos– A Good or Bad Idea?

So if you want that name tattooed on you forever, make sure you think about it long and deep. There are many do’s and don’ts to these kinds of tattoos, and there is a current of trend going with name tattoos these days. Why waste your time with regret; plan ahead instead!

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