Tattoos look great when they are done nicely and the skin space is suitable for that particular tattoo. Though choosing the space is entirely the prerogative of the wearer one must take into account the design to be carved, as an appropriate space will only bring the true charm and beauty of the tattoo piece. There are some parts that look fabulous when a tattoo graces them. The ribcage is one of them. Rib tattoos are fairly popular among both the sexes.Men and women, from all age groups, get the rib tattoos in different designs and images on their sides.Since, the ribs provide ample space for a tattoo piece, one is spoilt for choices.
However, one thing needs to be remembered that getting a rib tattoo is a painful exercise and therefore, one must be ready to endure some pain if the desire is to have a tattoo grace your ribcage. The rib tattoos for men and women display different designs and also look different when they get done finally. Here, we are presenting a vivid collection of 50 rib tattoos that give cool ideas about designs and patterns to be adopted while going for a rib tattoo. Take a look
Flowers On Ribcage
The pink cherry blossom flowers and buds creeping along the curvy waist of the girl look pretty sensuous.
Tiger Ribs Tattoo
The raging tiger, charging in an aggressive manner, is a symbol of the competitive spirit inside the wearer.
My Starry Rib
The woman with numerous small and big stars on her ribs makes for a catchy portrait.
Rip Rib Tattoo
The rising sun and the guitar has been carved on the ribs in the loving memory of the musician Danny.
Awesome Rib Piece
Get creepy and cool with this laughing skeleton piece, done on the ribs in black and grey shade.
Devil On Ribs
This frightening green devil with red eyes and dark hair creates a creepy picture on the ribs.
Cool Rib Tattoo
The dancing couple and the motivational line encircling them represents the attitude of this dancer girl.
Cherry Blossom Tattoo
The woman has got pink cherry blossom flowers on her ribs that stand for the ephemeral nature of life.
Pretty Owl Tattoo
This colorful tattoo tells us that an owl can be also beautiful when carved by a fine artist.
Feather Rib Tattoo
The black and grey feather, seated on the ribs, is a symbol of freedom and liberal attitude.
Keys And Egyptian Ankh
This tattoo symbolizes the quest of the wearer to find out the key to achieving success in life.
Lettering Rib Tattoo
This girl has got “bender” lettering on the rib as it holds deep meaning for her.
A long paragraph carved in the native language of the girl along with two flowers looks very graceful.
Music Lover Rib Tattoo
This girl has got flowers and mike along with a line that expresses her love for music.
Koi Fish On Rib
The strong and hardy koi fish that has immense endurance provides inspiration to the wearer and therefore, she got it carved as tattoo.
The girl is a believer in tradition and to express the same has got the face of a tribal woman on her ribs.
Religious Rib Tattoo
The praying hands along with the rosary and the cross stand for the faith of the wearer in god.
Creepy Skull Tattoo
This guy loves horror and adventure which is well conveyed by his frightening rib tattoo.
Pretty Peacock Tattoo
The beautiful and dainty peacock with pink flowers wafting around makes for an artistic tattoo piece
Safari Rib Piece
This man got a portrait of the wild animals carved on his ribs as a memoir of the safari ride.
Foxy Rib Tattoo
The howling fox, standing on the ribs of the girl, is a symbol of cry for help to come out of a crisis.
The tribal design carved on the ribs goes well with the contours and looks simply stunning.
Death Of Socrates Piece
This man finds Socrates an inspirational figure and has got a tattoo, carved on the ribs, in his memory.
Gorgeous Rib Tattoo
The flowers and the mike are an indicator of the wearer’s passion for jazzy music.
Crying Girl Portrait
This man got the portrait of a crying girl in the memory of his beloved who left him for her heavenly abode.
Floral Rib Tattoo
The colorful and large hibiscus flowers, blooming on the ribs, are a symbol of delicate beauty.
Cherry Blossom Rib Tattoo
The slanting cherry blossom tree with magenta color flowers and a name is a symbol of a dear one who has passed away.
Tribal Lily Tattoo
Cute, sexy and feminine, this is how the floral rib piece with black and grey lily flowers looks like.
Dancer Portrait Tattoo
The woman loves to dance and dancers enthrall her, so she got a portrait carved on her rib.
Creepy Rib Piece
This black and white piece on the ribs is a killer and would scare one to death if seen at night.
Lovely Rib Tattoo
This girl is very fond of love stories and has got the pair of Aladdin and princess with the castle in the background.
Family Rib Tattoo
The three blue birds represent the mother, father and sister of the wearer who love him dearly.
Ostrich Rib Tattoo
This man has got the largest bird on earth to sit on his ribs in the form of a tattoo.
Gloomy Rib Piece
The female angel with her face down is a symbol of despair and agony at the loss of a dear one.
This is an awesome tattoo piece done with flowers having no colors that is a symbol of unfulfilled ambition.
Ghastly Rib Tattoo
This black and grey tattoo having flames and the face of a woman holding a skull in her hand looks freaking scary.
The girl got this piece carved in memory of her deceased sister and represents how much she misses her.
Butterfly On Ribs
The three butterflies stand for the woman, her husband and their child that complete her happy family.
Dragon Rib Tattoo
The angry dragon is a symbol of aggression and the undying will to achieve one’s aims.
Koi Rib Tattoo
The Japanese koi fish symbolizes survival as it can live in tough conditions and has got strong resistance.
This tattoo stands for the wild species that are becoming extinct day by day and need protection.
Jelly Fish Tattoo
The light emitting jelly fish, done in black and grey, on the ribs is looking very cool.
This dark dog face embodies the fighting spirit inside the girl who always gets her through hard times.
Hula Girl Tattoo
The girl got this tattoo on her ribs as a souvenir for her trip to the Hawaiian island.
The braying unicorn, standing on its feet, symbolizes zeal and passion that the wearer has in ample amounts.
Peacock Feather Tattoo
The light and curvy peacock feathers create a charming portrait on the rib of the girl.
Candy Land Tattoo
This man has a sweet tooth and to express his love for candies, he got a tattoo piece carved on his ribs.
Sunflower Rib Tattoo
The sunflower with a fallen face is the symbol of sadness in the life of the girl.
Meaningful Rib Piece
A growing sapling with its roots in a bunch represents the fact that if our roots are strong, we can grow well.