Poseidon Tattoos

Poseidon, god of the sea, horses and earthquakes Poseidon was part of “the big three” Greek Gods, along with his brothers Hades and Zeus. In Greek mythology when the big three divided the world, Zeus took for himself the sky, Hades the underworld and Poseidon the sea. Poseidon was responsible for the creation of Pegasus, … Read more

Dagger Tattoos

The Dagger is an iconic image in tattoos;  the traditional dagger tattoo design of more than 100 years  has retained its popularity and is still being tattooed around the world today. A dagger tattoo alone can represent many things from death to survival, honour to betrayal, love to hate and so much more. There’s a … Read more

City Tattoos

A city tattoo is a great way to represent your city and have home be with you wherever you go, you don’t need to live in a large city with skyscrapers to get this done, some of the best city tattoos are of places you might have never heard of. Every city has its own … Read more

Neo Traditional Tattoos

What is a Neo Traditional tattoo? A neo traditional tattoo is of a similar style to traditional western tattoos but the subject matter isn’t limited to anything, any subject you want can be  done in neo traditional style, bright colours behind a bold crisp black line make the image pop. History When Ed Hardy took … Read more

Pineapple Tattoos and the Surprising History Behind Them.

History and Symbolism It is hard to imagine today, but there was a time when pineapples were so scarce and expensive in Europe that one pineapple would cost the equivalent of several thousand dollars in today’s money.  In the 17th century it was common to rent a pineapple which would be used as a centre … Read more

Peacock Feather Tattoos

A popular type of bird tattoo among women is the peacock but surprisingly men adopt the look of the peacock as well. Peacock tattoos can be tattooed very big forming sleeves or covering large body areas like the back. Peacock feather tattoos are not as noticeably large as peacock pieces as the tattoo only depicts the … Read more

Carpe Diem Tattoos

Carpe Diem Tattoos are a common Latin saying usually translated to “seize the day”. The saying is an extract from the poem Odes in 23 BC, written by the poet Horace. Carpe Diem tattoos are chosen for the meaning it holds and generally most people do not realize the full phrase reads “Seize the day, put very little … Read more

Aquarius Tattoos

The eleventh sign of the zodiac is Aquarius which is symbolized by a water bearer in the form of either a woman or man. Aquarius, like the watering of a garden, shower their ideas and thoughts with the world. This is very much like the imagery Aquarius is represented by. Aquarius born much like their views, ideas … Read more

Chicano Tattoos

Chicano Tattoo Designs

Chicano Tattoos and 3 Free Chicano Tattoo Designs  Chicano tattoos with their iconic fine line black and grey, realistic look and rich history in the imagery  are among the best tattoos out there. They can represent many different elements from family, neighborhood, culture, emotions and memories. Characteristics of the chicano tattoos are black and grey … Read more

Aries Tattoos

Are you born under Aries and looking for inspired Aries tattoos? You may have already seen some Aries tattoos with out realizing it. The most popular Aries tattoos are symbols representing the ram. Women tend to get Aries tattoos as a ram symbol with thin bold lines which almost look like the letter ‘Y’. Men are more … Read more