Tattoo artists often draw on wild themes to give their creative side a free ride. You see badass tattoos covering themes ranging from love, memories and mortality, to colors, sensuousness and freedom. Many people with an adventurous sense of style, get inked with unusual tattoo designs. The artist’s imagination often gives a new twist to established symbols. Take the infinity symbol, for example. In combination with an anchor and text saying, ‘I refuse to sink’, it becomes a unique statement of a strong spirit.
A bright pink and black tattoo showing skulls, hearts and stars, frames love in a new fashion. A smiling corpse couple makes for an unusual tattoo to celebrate a wedding. An artistic memorial tattoo clubs butterfly wings with large eyes, suggesting a human face. Playful curves and long flowy lines, create a stylized figure tattoo with a tribal design inspiration. Fantasy elements often lead to kickass tattoos with a special flavor. A full back tattoo shows an ocean maiden. You see mussels, jellyfish and starfish decking up her huge bun, giving the design a marine touch. In an arm tattoo design, colorful fantasy creatures contrast with smoky gray patterns. Check out these unusual tattoo designs.
The monochromatic gray patterns create a smoky effect. Three lilies and a butterfly brighten the design.
The sexy lady stands in front of a cross, in the forearm design. The lower arm has flowers with colorful shades.
A large lit lantern decorates the upper arm. Flames and flowers surround the colorful design.
The long wing extends downward, along the back. A bird with the text ‘Love’ flies near the top of the wing. An old trunk is inked on the lower back.
The floral theme shoulder tattoo extends towards the chest. The branch with flowers looks colorful.
Long flowy lines with wide arcs create a stylized figure on the forearm. A tribal design tattoo with a modern look.
Characters from the colorful world of cartoons cover the lower leg. The shouting sun looks happy.
The floral diagonal design gives a sensuous look to the hand. The flowery branch extends towards the little finger.
The angel with her wings stretched across the back, looks sexy. The wings have intricate details.
The corpse couple looks cute on the upper back. A bouquet with spreading leaves, frames the happy couple.
The double lined butterflies look neatly symmetrical in this love tattoo. The pink motifs surrounding the skulls are quirky and romantic.
One arm is covered with intricate and colorful patterns. The other arm has deeply shaded monochromatic designs.
The hair of the maiden is decked with sea creatures, and she wears a gown of octopus tentacles.
The powerful lines with shaded inkwork showcase a snarling tiger. The design is rich and symmetrical.
The quarter sleeve tattoo shows a graceful ship. Bright colors decorate the tattoo.
The sensuous design spreads from the lower back to the rib. A colorful tattoo with large flowers.
The text banner ‘Mother’ spreads across the heart design. Roses frame the pretty forearm design.
The flowy curves create a dynamic butterfly design on the upper back. The blank central space leaves the spine free.
The large eyes suggest a human face, in this butterfly tattoo. The meaningful text celebrates the memory of a dear departed one.
The large circle holds concentric circles and patterns with arcs. A stylish play of geometry.
The two guitars crossing each other have the number ’13’ at the center. Dices, stars and skulls with bat wings add a magical touch.
A boy sits on the curvy branch of a tree, in this colorfully shaded arm tattoo design.
The red and black motifs include lotuses, five point stars and stems with skull fruits.
The unicyclist wears an old style costume and wig, in this vertical design tattoo. The dainty umbrella, skull mask, and robotic hands add an edgy touch.
The bird sings a song of freedom in this forearm tattoo. The bird is perched on a pretty flowering branch.
The letters of this arm tattoo are inked in a calligraphic style. The text tattoo carries a deep spiritual message.
The five petal violet flower makes for a pretty upper back tattoo. Swirls and stars frame the flower.
The two lines text tattoo is neatly inked on the upper back. Swirly patterns frame the text on either side.
Soft smoky swirls look sensuous in the arm and chest tattoos. Fantasy creatures add a colorful touch.
This infinity symbol is clubbed with an anchor, symbolizing stability. The text ‘I refuse to sink’, adds meaning to the inspiring design.
The hooded skeleton holds a clock in one hand. This figure is suggestive of the Reaper, the medieval symbol of death.