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125 Niche Tattoos

Bizarre & Beautiful Tattoo Ideas, From 3D Designs to Glow-in-the-Dark Ink

— June 11, 2009 — Unique
At Trend Hunter, we’ve covered what seems to be an endless array of niche tattoos—125, to be exact—and they’ve all been collected into this slideshow of freaky tattoos. From the bizarre to the beautiful, you can bet you’ll find it all here.

We have geekttoos and autograph tattoos, tattoos of organs and tattooed organs, and firearm tattoos and inked injuries for fake street cred. No matter what your niche interest, there’s a tattoo here for you.
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Tattoovertising Animal Rights
Tattoovertising Animal Rights
Carey Hart Promotes ‘Ink, Not Mink' For PETA
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Cewebrity Tattoos
Cewebrity Tattoos
Tay Zonday Chocolate Rain Ink
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Faking Street Cred
Faking Street Cred
Hero Tattoos
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Hair Tattoos
Hair Tattoos
Gallium Ions
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Temporary Skin Patterns
Temporary Skin Patterns
Cut Here Tattoos
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Tattoo Shaving
Tattoo Shaving
Schick Power of 4 Campaign
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Tattoos For Virtual Fans
Tattoos For Virtual Fans
Twitter Fail WhaleTattoo Created Thanks to @BaltimoreMD Friending
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Removable Tattoos
Removable Tattoos
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Baby Tattoos
Baby Tattoos
Temporary Skin-Art Adhesives for Infants With An Edge
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Sushi Tattoos
Sushi Tattoos
5 Body Designs That Leave Your Skin Raw
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Political Tattoos
Political Tattoos
Candidates Get Permanent Vote
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Celebrity Tribute Tattoos
Celebrity Tribute Tattoos
Heath Ledger as Joker
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Color-Changing Tattoos
Color-Changing Tattoos
Body Ink to Help Diabetes Patients Monitor Glucose Levels
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Artistic Tattoo Ads
Artistic Tattoo Ads
Aquaphor Healing Ointment
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Medic Alert Tattoos
Medic Alert Tattoos
Replacing Bracelets With Ink
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Selling Tattooed Skin
Selling Tattooed Skin
Virgin Mary Tattoo on Man's Back Sells for $218,000
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Laser-Etched Tattoos
Laser-Etched Tattoos
Burnt Skin Body Art Is So Disturbing
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Dental Tattoos
Dental Tattoos
Custom Tooth Art?
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Inked Organs
Inked Organs
Surgery to Tattoo Beating Hearts is a Hoax
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Design Tattoos
Design Tattoos
The Next Generation of Ink Design
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Controversial Animal Ink
Controversial Animal Ink
Tattooed Pigs at Frieze Art Fair (UPDATE)
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DIY Temporary Tattoos
DIY Temporary Tattoos
JuliAnn Miller's Test Kit Allows You to Think Before You Ink
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Tattoo Inspired Makeup
Tattoo Inspired Makeup
Kat Von D Promotes Badass Cosmetics For Sephora
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Food Tattoos
Food Tattoos
Uncommon Tattoos Inspired by Hunger
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Street Art Body Suits
Street Art Body Suits
'Jerm IX Tattoo Project' Celebrates Graffiti With Permanent Ink
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Anti-Whaling Body Art
Anti-Whaling Body Art
Greenpeace Tattoos Turn Bodies Into Canvases of Protest
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Geek Tattoos
Geek Tattoos
16 Fake Tattoos for Geeks, Nerds and Hackers
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More Eyelid Tattoos
More Eyelid Tattoos
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Star Wars Tattoo Primers
Star Wars Tattoo Primers
The Force In The Flesh
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Inked Brand Loyalty
Inked Brand Loyalty
Designer Label Tattoos Make Brand Allegiance a Permanent Affair
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ASCII Art Tattoos
ASCII Art Tattoos
Geektoos 1.0
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Extreme 3D Tattoos III
Extreme 3D Tattoos III
Tentacle Implants
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Babies with Tattoos
Babies with Tattoos
Are ‘Roothless & Toothless' Tats on Tots Wrong?
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Furniture Tattoos
Furniture Tattoos
Branding Yourself As a Sloth
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Blogger Tattoos
Blogger Tattoos
Permanent Ink Meant for a Niche Nerd Audience
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Easter Tattoos
Easter Tattoos
Crucifix and Jesus Tattoos Are Perfect For Religious Ink Lovers
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Fictional Icon Inking
Fictional Icon Inking
Bewitching Harry Potter Tattoos Celebrate a Teen Icon
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Tattooed Organs
Tattooed Organs
Gallbladder Henna
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Evil Vegetable Body Art
Evil Vegetable Body Art
10 Killer Pumpkin Tattoos
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Connect-the-Dots Tattoo
Connect-the-Dots Tattoo
Interactive Inking
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Inked Irish Pride
Inked Irish Pride
Celtic and Irish Tattoos Celebrate St. Patrick's Day Year-Round
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Peculiar Conceptual Tattoos
Peculiar Conceptual Tattoos
The Surrealist Ink Work Of Jean-Francois Palumbo
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Seasonal Inking
Seasonal Inking
Halloween Tattoos
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Autograph Tattoos
Autograph Tattoos
Permanent Inked Celebrity Signatures
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Stinging Tattoos
Stinging Tattoos
Buzzing Bee Ink Lets Summer Last Year-Round
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Light Tattoos & Skin Embossing
Light Tattoos & Skin Embossing
Temporary Body Mods by Kye Ok Kim
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Girlie Pop Culture Inking
Girlie Pop Culture Inking
Barbie Tattoos Let You Mark Yourself In Honor of Your Favorite Doll
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Tattoos of Classic Video Games
Tattoos of Classic Video Games
Permanent Pacman Ink for Extreme(ly Nerdy) Gamers
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Connect-the-Dots Tattoos
Connect-the-Dots Tattoos
Giraffe 'Follow the Numbers' Interactive Body Art (UPDATE)
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Tattoos for Tailors
Tattoos for Tailors
Sewing-Inspired Body Art
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Tattooed Suicide Notes
Tattooed Suicide Notes
Man Tattoos a 1920s Psychiatrist's Last Wishes
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Photoshopped Body Commentary
Photoshopped Body Commentary
If Tattoos Told the Truth
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Tattooed Magazines
Tattooed Magazines
Tare Lugnt Releases Its Third Issue Via Permanent Ink
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Tattoos of Dead Celebrities
Tattoos of Dead Celebrities
Inked Elvis Fans
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Tattoos of Musicians
Tattoos of Musicians
10 Inked Band Tributes
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Prison Tattoos
Prison Tattoos
DIY Inking From Behind Bars With Home-Made Needles and Guns
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Mad Scientist Tattoos
Mad Scientist Tattoos
The Magic Of Pi Tattooed Everywhere from Lips to Necks
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Inking Food on Your Body
Inking Food on Your Body
Epicurean Tattoos Inspired by Your Eating Habits
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Famous People Tattoos
Famous People Tattoos
Celebrity Tribute Tattoos
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Eye Color Tattoos
Eye Color Tattoos
Your Eye Balls Are The Next Frontier In Ink
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Braille Tattoos
Braille Tattoos
Body Modifications for the Blind Make Sight and Touch Statements
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Alien Ink
Alien Ink
These Extraterrestrial Tattoos Are Out of This World
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Temporary Kidttoos
Temporary Kidttoos
'Sailor Retro Chick' Tattoos Make Children Look Badass for MQ
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Nerd Jargon Tattoos
Nerd Jargon Tattoos
Witty Geekttoos That Only Other Geeks Will Understand
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Ear Tattoos
Ear Tattoos
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Vegan Tattoos
Vegan Tattoos
Animal Friendly Ink
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TV Tribute Tattoos
TV Tribute Tattoos
'Buffy the Vampire Slayer' Body Ink
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Blacklight-Reactive Body Art (UPDATE)
Blacklight-Reactive Body Art (UPDATE)
Glow in the Dark Tattoos
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Goth Tattoos
Goth Tattoos
Fascinating Body Art Expressing Subculture Beliefs and Lifestyle
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Understated Ink
Understated Ink
White Tattoos Gaining in Popularity
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Cosmetic Transformations
Cosmetic Transformations
Permanent Make-Up, Post Chemo Eyebrows, Fake Nipples and Scar Tattoos
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Celebrating Bad Tattoos
Celebrating Bad Tattoos
From Britney Spears' Shaved Head to Unicorns Shagging
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10 Scientific Tattoos for Badass Geeks
10 Scientific Tattoos for Badass Geeks
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Tattooing Domestic Pets
Tattooing Domestic Pets
Owners Ink Up Cats and Dogs
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Organ Donor Tattoos
Organ Donor Tattoos
Inked Final Wishes
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10 Body Modifications for Serious Gamers
10 Body Modifications for Serious Gamers
Nintendo Tattoos
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Nerdy Tattoos
Nerdy Tattoos
Techno-Savvy Body Art
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Belly Tattoos
Belly Tattoos
Inked Beer Guts
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Ink Masterpieces
Ink Masterpieces
One-of-a-Kind Illustrative Tattoos Fit for Framing
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Amputtoos
Amputtoos
Unique Amputee Tattoos
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Bald Body Mods
Bald Body Mods
10 Head Tattoos
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Artistic Scarring
Artistic Scarring
Are Human Branding and Scarification The New Tattoo?
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Octopus & Squid Tattoos
Octopus & Squid Tattoos
These Tattoos Represent a Different Kind of Squid Ink
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Skin-Crawling Tattoos
Skin-Crawling Tattoos
Insect Body Art
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Eternal Errorts
Eternal Errorts
Misspelled Tattoos
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Marijuana Tattoos
Marijuana Tattoos
The Masterpieces That Ensue When Inking On A High
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Youthttoos
Youthttoos
Childish Care Bear Tattoos For People With a Peter Pan Complex
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Niche Tattoo Blogs
Niche Tattoo Blogs
Online Collection of Owl Tattoos for Those Who Give a Hoot
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Regrettable Inking
Regrettable Inking
‘Baby on Board' Tattoo and Other Bad Ideas to Bring Remorse
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Anime Tattoos
Anime Tattoos
Hello Kitty Forehead Tattoo
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Tattoos of Organs
Tattoos of Organs
Permanent Ink Fit for an Anatomy Lesson
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Tattooed Typos
Tattooed Typos
10 Reasons to Think Before You Ink (UPDATE)
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Surrealist Caricature Tattoos
Surrealist Caricature Tattoos
Inked Tributes to Salvador Dali and His Quirky Work
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Third Eye Tattoos
Third Eye Tattoos
A Focused Look At Eyeball-Themed Inking
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Firearm Tattoos
Firearm Tattoos
Inked Lethal Weapons So You Look Tough, Even in the Buff
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Robotic Tattoos
Robotic Tattoos
Invading Your Skin With Tattastic Bot Body Art
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Creepy Tattoos
Creepy Tattoos
Inked Designs That Freak You Out
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Last Supper Tattoos
Last Supper Tattoos
Christian Body Art
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Exotic Tattoos
Exotic Tattoos
Inked Dedications to Wild Animals for Extreme Nature Lovers
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Comic Book Tattoos
Comic Book Tattoos
Superhero Body Art
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Interacttoos
Interacttoos
Body Incorporative Tattoos
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Frightening Facial Tattoos
Frightening Facial Tattoos
From Permanently-Inked Gashes to Tattooed Bone Eyebrows
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Witch Tattoos
Witch Tattoos
Hubble, Bubble, Boil & Tattoo
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Geek Tattoos
Geek Tattoos
Tattoo Designs for Nerds
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Flowering Tattoos
Flowering Tattoos
Permanent Ink With Roots in the Garden
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Tattoos of the 7 Deadly Sins
Tattoos of the 7 Deadly Sins
Inked Vices
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Collaborative Stories on Skin
Collaborative Stories on Skin
A Story Tattooed On The Bodies of 2,095 Strangers
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Lyrical Tattoos
Lyrical Tattoos
Permanent Skin Art Inspired by Musicians (UPDATE)
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Incarcerated Art
Incarcerated Art
Permanent Tattoo Mugshots Prove Identification Isn't Always Tricky
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Fishing-Inspired Tattoos
Fishing-Inspired Tattoos
Body Art to Fall for Hook, Line and Inker
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Bizarre Eyebrow Tattoos
Bizarre Eyebrow Tattoos
10 Permanent Eyesores
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Full-Body Zombie Tattoos
Full-Body Zombie Tattoos
Rick Zombie
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3D Tattoos
3D Tattoos
Animated Body Art
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Glow in the Dark Tattoos
Glow in the Dark Tattoos
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Extreme 3D Tattoos
Extreme 3D Tattoos
Raised Breast Implant Tattoo
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Street Art Body Ink
Street Art Body Ink
Banksy Tattoos
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Spinal Cord Tattoos
Spinal Cord Tattoos
Inked Backsides Give an Artistic Hint at True Anatomy
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Eyelid Tattoos
Eyelid Tattoos
More Extreme Tattoos
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3D Body Art (UPDATE)
3D Body Art (UPDATE)
Cosmetic Implants, Raised Tattoos And Other Bizarre Body Modifications
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Inked Injuries
Inked Injuries
Wound and Bullet Hole Tattoos for the Wannabe Badass
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Tattoo-Piercing Hybrids
Tattoo-Piercing Hybrids
Tribal Body Armor Emerges as Brand New Mod
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Literary Tattoos
Literary Tattoos
Inked Art for Writers and Word Nerds
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Tattoos for Couples
Tattoos for Couples
Matching Body Ink Designs To Signify Everlasting Love
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