If you’ve been thinking about inking yourself, consider these ten most popular tattoo designs. Tattoos are a pretty big decision, and everyone gets them for their reasons. Some choose tattoo designs with sentimental meaning and others choose designs that they simply like. What I love most about tattoos is they add to your individuality. Tattoo designs are a way to express yourself just like clothing, piercings, and hair choices. There are a lot of stigmas that surround tattoos, but I say do what makes you happy. You only live once, and if you find something you love; then make your mark. Scroll below to see some of the most popular tattoo designs.
An arrow is one of the most popular tattoo designs around. An arrow can be tastefully done and can even be personalized. Each arrow holds different meanings. Plus, an arrow can go anywhere on your body and work well. Arm, finger, ribs, foot; anywhere.
Coordinates are a trendy tattoo design that usually marks a special place. People frequently choose the coordinates of their hometown, where they were married, or a place that marks a lot of personal growth. A coordinate is a great tattoo design because it reminds you of a comforting place.
Punctuations, specifically semicolons, are a favorite tattoo design. Semicolons hold a special meaning to those who suffer mental illness. “A semicolon is used when an author could’ve chosen to end their sentence, but chose not to.”
Skylines are another popular tattoo design. People mark their skin with skylines of places they love or hope to visit one day. Famous skylines are New York City, London, and Los Angeles. Skylines are a simple and tasteful tattoo, which makes it so popular.
Wildflowers are a favorite tattoo design because they are aesthetically pleasing. They’re simple, beautiful, and can sometimes hold meaning. This design can be as simple or as detailed as you please. Plus, wildflowers are easily placed anywhere.
6. Horoscope Signs
One of the top tattoo designs is horoscope signs. If you haven’t been living under a rock, you’re well aware of your sign and your weekly horoscope. Horoscope signs are popular because they are personal to us. For the most part, our signs are true to us, and this is a reminder.
7. Personal Notes
A loved one’s signature, their most used phrase, or a doodle they drew are all popular tattoo designs. These tattoos are popular because it holds someone you love so close to you. I love these tattoos because they have a lot of meaning and turn out so well.
8. Roman Numerals
For the past few years, Roman numerals have become a hot tattoo design. People get Roman numerals to symbolize dates, years, etc. that mean a lot to them. Roman numerals are tastefully done and are all around beautiful. Placement for Roman numerals is virtually anywhere on the body.
9. Religious Symbols
Cross’ and other religious symbols are a trendy tattoo design. A religious symbol is a way to show off your faith and be proud of it. These symbols are done however big or small that you want. They also come in all design types. It’s a simple idea with a beautiful meaning.
10. Sun & Moon
A popular and personal favorite is the sun and moon design. This tattoo design is the ultimate girl power move. The sun symbolizes rebirth and strength; while the moon is associated with a form of a goddess. Plus, the sun and moon tattoo is a beautiful design.