Tattoos are a permanent reminder of something significant or special in our lives. Sometimes people get them just because, holding little to no special significance at all. Still, every tattoo has a story and some of them are just as powerful as the tattoos themselves.
Take a look at some of the tattoos that have special meanings and stories behind them. Try not to cry!
What a powerful tattoo to commemorate a loved one.
What a sweet memory of her friend.
Both tattoos are stunning.
What a sweet and playful way to remember a loved one.
This is a really unique and cool piece. The imagery is very powerful.
A lot of thought went into this tattoo!
This is an inspiring concept.
“Now I will always have a fun story to tell about my first tattoo and a sweet memory with my best friend: my mom.”
“He looks like a demon, but he’s probably the kindest superhero out there. Getting this tattoo was a form of armour.”
What a beautiful and inspiring story!
What a beautiful piece of art.
“I picture her swinging away in the sky giggling and smiling.”
This is another creative and touching concept.
Christine got the tattoo in her father’s memory.
“The X-Files solidified in my mind that women could be whatever, do whatever, and be as badass as any man could ever be and more.”
Kate also got the symbols. Her father has since passed but she says: “…now I’ll always have a piece of him with me to give me some fatherly advice when I need it.”
What a very symbolic tribute piece.
The butterfly represents the butterfly rash many lupus patients have.
What a clever idea!