Back in the day, tattoos were only for sailors and hardcore manly men. Now the art form has become something completely different. Delicate, aesthetic tattoos are the new normal.
We found these gorgeous, artsy tattoos in the corners of the internet, and we’ve compiled them in one place for your viewing pleasure. Go forth, and get inspired. Keep reading to see beautiful single needle designs and colorful floral art that will knock your socks off.
The Most Gorgeous Whispy Mermaid
Photo Credit: @sarahgaugler / Instagram
Sarah Gaugler is a Filipino-American tattoo artist. She’s also a designer, an illustrator, a model, an actress, and a musician. She is best known for her signature line art and being the singer of the electronic rock duo Turbo Goth.
This stylized mermaid is like nothing I’ve ever seen before. I really wish that was my leg.