Category Archives: Design

leather, pink and black tattoos |

We’ve been following @weemoodyjudy on Insta for a while, we love her style – think black leather trousers and pastel pinks galore – her beautiful tattoos and her inspirational illustration work. Find out more in our chat… Photos: @ryanmormelo We totally love your style, where do you get your inspiration from? Thank you so much! My

The Tattooed Glam-Ma |

We first met Mo Deeley, the self-proclaimed tattooed glam-ma back in 2011 at the London Tattoo Convention. The following year, we spent a day in her life up in Yorkshire. We told her story in our second print issue. Meet her here… Photos: Heather Shuker I started getting tattoos in the late ‘80s after my

Interview with blogger Pale Ginger Pear |

We’ve been following Cara, AKA Pale Ginger Pear, on Instagram for a while. She talks openly and honestly about illness (she has lipedema and lymphedema), being fat and tattooed. We caught up with her to find out more – spoiler alert, she loves Disney tattoos as much as we do. Tell us about your tattoo collection. When was your

Dreaming in gold |

Alice Le Beau-Morley is a dreamy jewellery maker from London. I discovered Alice’s beautifully pastel Instagram feed sparkling with unique gold pieces one evening when I was scouring the social media platform for handmade earrings to upgrade my current piercings with. I was immediately drawn to Alice’s delicate, handmade earrings, rings and septum rings, that

Tattoo dilemmas with Blue |

When Things&Ink was in print, we asked shop mama at (now closed) Into You in London, Blue, to answer your tattoo woes and problems. We are posting some of our faves here as an ode to Blue and her wisdom. Blue now runs The Blue Tattoo in west London.  Dear Blue,I’m writing to you as I am

Practically Inking: a still life with tattoo equipment

A still-life photo shoot with equipment used in the tattoo process… Photos: Kristy Noble / Styling: Yvonne Achato    

Powder Beauty Boutique in Brighton |

July 29, 2019 We had a fun Things&Ink outing to Brighton back in February for Brighton Tattoo Convention. While we were there, we couldn’t resist getting our nails done at the gorgeous Power Beauty Boutique. Editors Rosalie Hurr and Alice Snape got their nails did at Powder Beauty Boutique Behind a discreet door on Duke