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 morePineapple Tattoos and the Surprising History Behind Them.
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 morePeacock Feather 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 moreCarpe Diem 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 moreAquarius Tattoos
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 moreChicano 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 moreAries Tattoos
Designs incorporating a wolf into the tattoo can determine how the wolf is conveyed. A wolf tattoo design can be very symbolic and have different meaning, both good and bad. The wolf is often seen as a terrifying and ferocious animal but not all designs are portrayed this way. Wolf tattoos can portray the wolf with a high … Read moreWolf Tattoo Designs
Capricorn tattoos are represented by the goat and various symbols. The most popular tattoo styles is the Capricorn symbols, they almost look like the number ’70’ and the letters ‘YS’. This Capricorn tattoo is very discrete looking and simplistic while the goat portraits and Capricorn designs are quite the opposite. Capricorn goats are usually tattooed … Read moreCapricorn Tattoos