Tattooing is an industry that is constantly evolving. Whether it’s style, technique, instruments, ink, or methods for healing— the world of tattooing is always changing. The latest innovation in tattooing is quite exquisite and combines two artforms… tattooing and embroidery.

Tattoos that resemble embroidery are popping up all over the internet. And they look stunning. Intricate needle marks and shading are used to mimic embroidery stitching on the skin.

And so many of these pieces looked like actual stitched fabric. It’s really incredible how talented some of these artists for. Check out the slideshow below and see for yourself.

Here Are 25 Embroidery Tattoos That Look Like They’re Actually Stitched Into Skin