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Choosing a Manly Tattoo

Posted in Arts, Body Arts, celtic designs for tattoos, celtic knot tatoos, tattoo, tattoo designs with tags , , , , on July 24, 2009 by carlnumb

Popular Tattoo Designs

Haida Tattoo Design

Tattoo designs for men are mostly drawn on their arms, biceps, chest, back and shoulders.

Celtic Tattoo Design

When it comes to tattoo ideas for men, Celtic designs are very trendy nowadays. These designs look macho when flaunted as men’s arms tattoos. Other than that, there are various tribal tattoo designs which are quite popular these days.

Haida Tribal Tattoo

Haida and Polynesian tribal symbols are emerging as an interesting segment for men’s tattoo ideas. These signs encompass a collection of totem-patterns, signs and symbols representing masculinity. Tribal tattoos are marked for their angular and sharp edges and dark-black ink lines. They provide that rough, macho appeal to one’s style.

More Tribal Tattoos

Polynesian Tribal Tattoo

Traditional Haida Tattoo

A Rhino Rendered in Haida

Definitely Polynesian Too!

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Tattoos For Men

Posted in Arts, Body Arts, tattoo with tags , , , , on July 24, 2009 by carlnumb

Seroiusly not like this one!

Tattoos have become the most sought-after styling quotient in the recent times. With each passing year, innovative and cool tattoo designs are being invented for men to add an extra point to their ‘macho-meter.’ However, not all tattoos are necessarily brash and macho in design. There are also many creative tattoo ideas that are gradually becoming more popular. Before getting a tattoo done on any part of the body, it is good to take some precautions… (Use numbing cream).

Flamin' Skull Tattoo (Upper Back)

A very masculine tattoo.

A very masculine tattoo.

Another Celtic Design

Another Celtic Design

For instance, one must ask the tattoo-designer to use a new needle and tube-setup for making a tattoo. Also, the artist must wear gloves prior to fixing of needles and tubes. After this, one has to make a choice of design for a tattoo.

More like a gangster tattoo

While selecting a tattoo pattern one must understand that the design should be in sync with one’s style and personality. There are various tattoo pictures available on the internet. Also, one has to choose the body part where he thinks the tattoo would get the most attention. For the past few years, some designs have become increasingly popular in men’s tattoo art category.

Lucky Tattoo!

Lucky Tattoo!

Celebrities and Butterflies

Posted in Body Arts with tags , , , , on July 9, 2009 by carlnumb

Butterfly tattoos are so famous that even high profile celebrities are choosing it. Drew Barrymore has a butterfly tattoo under her navel. Britney Spears and Paris Hilton also have butterfly tattoos, which prove that butterfly tattoos are feminine tattoos. Nowadays, more and more women and even men are considering butterfly tattoos.
Drew's butterfly tattoo.

Butterfly on Paris

A certain time in history, boxing superstar Muhammad Ali redefined the general perception to butterflies. Ali was well known for his fighting style, which he described as “float like a butterfly, sting like a bee”.

And then... it's all butterflies

Women and Butterflies

Posted in Body Arts with tags , , , on July 9, 2009 by carlnumb

Whats’ with women and butterflies? Well… Just imagine your are a mean muscled two hundred fifty two pounds six foot three bull wearing a butterfly tattoo! Odd ain’t  it?

Yummy tummy!

Most women want their butterfly tattoos tattooed on ankles, shoulders, lower back area, upper back area, chest and armbands or just about anywhere. With the huge number of butterfly images available, it can take quite some time to choose the perfect butterfly tattoo design. People who have chosen butterfly tattoos may have gone through a transformative experience in life and want to express it in the form of butterflies.

This one is bluer.

There are different sizes and shapes of butterfly tattoo designs that are most loved by men and women. Butterfly tattoos also come in different color schemes that ranges from two-tones to colorful ones. Butterfly tattoos known for its unique, gorgeous and striking colors. Anyone who has a butterfly tattoo can be a head turner. For sure, you have seen or come across people with butterfly tattoos because people are going crazy about it.

Butterfly That Stings Like A Bee!

Posted in Body Arts with tags , , on July 9, 2009 by carlnumb
Fly...fly...fly...

Fly...fly...fly...

Oftentimes, many people ask about the meaning of the butterfly. In some cultures, butterflies are recognized as a bringer of bad news or bad luck, while most people regard it as a symbol of new life or a new beginning. The earlier cultures believed that caterpillars die to give life to the butterfly, which made them assume that butterflies are bad luck. The latter focused on the rebirth of the caterpillar through the butterfly, which made the significance of the butterfly tattoo popular.

Butterfly Wings

Butterfly Wings

This unique butterfly design blends well on Caucasians. The skin tone makes the tattoo more visible. So in choosing a tattoo design, consider what color will blend well on your skin tone.