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Tattoo and Tattooing Culture News and Stories

Tattoo News: March 27th.

The tattoo news of this week tragically features the death of two tattoo legends, a beautiful tribute and Machine Gun Kelly getting a makeover – and it’s not what you might think! Sadly this week saw the passing of the legendary Lyle Tuttle who was one of the pioneers of modern tattooing. He has died

This week’s tattoo news

Bristol chippy boss speaks out against troll A chip shop boss in Bristol, UK, who received a 1 star Trip Advisor review from a customer who was served by a tattooed member of staff has responded. The customer at the Fenham Fish Bar left a review stating that tattoos were ‘not the best look to

Tattoo news and views

Here’s a round up of news and views from early March 2019 designed to prick your interest and keep you ‘inked in’ to what’s trending in tattoos! “Tattoo therapy: How ink helps sexual assault survivors heal” CNN’s Nina Avramova reports on a new study focusing on how tattooing can act as an alternative therapy to

Tattoo news from around the world

You would imagine that all those years at medical school would automatically earn you a fair amount of respect. Not true though, when you have tattoos, according to Dr Sarah Gray, from Adelaide, Australia. The 30-year-old is being dubbed “the world’s most tattooed doctor” by the media. She reports being at the receiving end of

Tattoo News – 27th February

From animal sanctuary fundraisers to portraits of Royal Navy servicemen and women with their tattoos, this week’s tattoo news shows just how fast the industry is growing. This week saw celebrity tattoo artist JonBoy opening a new studio – in a New York hotel! His microscopic, highly detailed ink has scored him a global reputation,

This week’s tattoo news in ink

https://www.theguardian.com/fashion/2019/feb/13/at-arms-length-are-tattoos-finally-becoming-uncool The Guardian’s Adam Gabbatt writes from New York to ask whether tattoos have become mainstream – and therefore uncool. Gabbatt is asking the big questions in this article – such as whether finding out your boss or bank manager has a tattoo ruins it for the rest of us. Gabbatt asks this after two

What’s new in the tattoo world this week?

From the latest celeb tattoos to interesting goings-on in the tattoo world, here we update you with all the most important tattoo stories from the last week. Perhaps the biggest tattoo news this week is about singing sensation Ariana Grande, who has got herself a huge inking of the Pokémon star Evee. The performer revealed