Tag Archives: tattoo

Brighton Tattoo Convention: Street Style |

March 11, 2019 We adore tattoo conventions: everyone united by their passion under one roof, that buzz of tattoo needles and endless inked skin. We love stopping people to have a chat to find out more about their style and what they love about tattoos. Here’s who we chatted to at Brighton Tattoo Convention a couple

Ravi Zupa Tattoo Gratitude Project |

Self-taught artist Ravi Zupa, is showing his gratitude to anyone who has decorated their body with his art. He has created a specially designed poster which he will give to anyone who wears or has made a tattoo of his work.  It seems to me that most tattoos are a symbolic means by which significant people

Alice Nicholls: An79 Tattoo Balm |

February 15, 2019 Alice Nicholls is a tattoo artist, permanent cosmetic specialist and creator of An79, a vegan friendly tattoo aftercare balm. Specially formulated to complement her work and cosmetic artistry, An79 balm has highly moisturising properties to keep new tattoos hydrated and protected. Resulting in a fully healed tattoo and the added bonus of super

Interview with Tattoo Artist Deborah Pow |

26-year-old Deborah Pow tattoos out of Den of Iniquity Tattoo Parlour in Edinburgh. We love her lifework tattoos from florals to animals and just had to interview her for the blog… Photo taken by Tegid Cartwright When did you start tattooing and what made you want to join the industry? I have been tattooing for three years now. I’m

Interview with Tattoo Artist Liv Frost |

24-year-old tattooist Liv Frost works out of Tattoo HQ, Chesterfield, UK where she creates amazing blackwork tattoos. We chat to Liv about her recognisable style and love for patterns found in nature… When did you start tattooing and what made you want to join the industry? I joined Tattoo HQ seven years ago in March. I had

How Getting a Tattoo after Rehab Helped me to Stay Sober |

Shaira is a marketing supervisor of a retail store in Denver City, Colorado, and this is how her personally designed tattoos helped her to  stay sober. The 26-year old shares how she started getting some ink after successfully getting out of rehab, and how it led her to design tattoos for others… When did you start

Tattoo Conundrum: Saving Space |

Editor Rosie shares her thoughts and fears about running out of space on her body for tattoos – and saving a gap for that artist who works half way across the world… If you’re anything like me, most of your time is filled up with scrolling through Instagram soaking in all the new tattoos created that day