If you are thinking of having a tattoo done, you may be having problems with deciding which design to choose. An online search can bring thousands of results and knowing which to pick can be somewhat overwhelming.
This article takes a look at some of the most popular designs from 2009 to 2010.
Sanskrit is an ancient Indo-Aryan language, that has recently become popular as a tattoo design, written as a band or as a phrase design.
Swallows and Anchors – You probably first saw one of these on your grand father’s arm. popular in the sixties, these designs have now made a comeback.
Flowers – Especially popular with girls, a well placed flower is one of the most sought after designs of the decade.
Dragons have always been a popular design, and the trend does not seem to be waning.
Faries are another big hit – whether it is Tinkerball or an unknown fairy they continue to be popular as bodyart.
Ambigrams are another sought after design. An ambigram is a word that is read either one way or the other, i.e upside down or backwards etc.
Tribal designs are another popular design.
Celtic tattoo designs are also a top choice. The most common celtic design is the Celtic knot work design.
Stars are another very trendy design. Whether it be just a single star or a group of stars, it is a popular design.
Whatever design you decide on remember a tattoo is for life, so don’t chose something you might not be so keen on a few years down the line.