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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    

Search & Rescue Denim Co. – Tattoo Aprons made by Bad Ass Women |

Search & Rescue Denim Co.  based in Canada, create extraordinary custom aprons. Running since 2012, the Search & Rescue Denim opened their flagship store, where all the aprons are made in 2015. We chat to Sarah Bromfield, about the brand’s beginnings and how you can create your own custom apron… Bad Birdy in her custom apron How

Hexagon Tattoo Project: Martin Dobson |

Martin Dobson is a self-confessed tattoo addict and owner of the incredible hexagon tattoo project. An enterprise that starts life as simple outlines of  hexagons that are then filled by various tattoo artists from around the world.  We caught up with Martin to find out more about his inspiring tattoo collection and the thinking behind it… What was your

Interview with Tattoo Artist Peggy B |

Tattoo artist Peggy B creates magical blackwork tattoos out of Grace Neutral’s Femme Fatale tattoo studio in London. We chatted to Peggy about her beautifully recognisable style and the energy she brings to her work… Photo by @alien_ink_ How did you start tattooing? I was getting tattooed a lot at uni, and over the years I

Still Not Asking For It Tattoo Flash Event |

Still Not Asking For It The worldwide tattoo charity event is back on Sunday 9th June 2019 Born in 2015 by tattooer Ashley Love, Still Not Asking For It, an annual tattoo event, aims to bring people together to support and speak out about sexual assault and abuse. In their own words the charity fundraiser is

Tattoo Artist: Laura McLean |

Tattoo artist Laura McLean works out of South City Market in London, creating blackwork, blast overs and minimal styled tattoos. We caught up with Laura to find out more about the tattoos she creates and how she chooses to decorate her own body… What drew you to the blackwork style of tattoos? I love tattoos that