tattoos are they modern apparitions? While the
motif; of the fairy tattoos may be a recent
appearance in the tattoo parlor, the magical and mischievous quality of
fairy kingdom has been around for ages. It seems only fitting that
spirits and guardians of magic should become more and more popular as
by. They fit right in with the mystical elements of bygone tattoo
Modern Anime Fairy
most modern fairy tattoos come from the
Japanese tradition of anime. Anime is basically Japanese animation in
of colorful and fantastical images that are seen in movies and TV
images have become very popular with teenagers and people in the gothic
Now, you can get an anime fairy
tattoo as well the whimsical
Tale Fairy Tattoos
probably the most well known version of the fairy.
It is basically childish and genderless caricatures of innocence and
think of Thumbelina as the quintessential fairy tale, complete with
princesses and adventures. In modern times, fairies are not associated
evil, and there are many fairy tattoos that have this innocent aura to
of older fairy tales, warn the readers that
the fairy kingdom has very different moral rules than humans. They may
either seen as mischievous beings that take delight in playing pranks
or as evil entities that steal children or witches in their own right.
are many fairy tattoos with this sinister quality to them. Just because
picks a fairy design, as their choice doesn’t mean they have
to be nice.
Fairy Tattoos As
be associated with the nature kingdom as well
as the magical kingdom. Fairy tattoos can have vines, leaves, flowers
natural elements to them reinforcing the theme of a nature spirit. Some
fairy designs are done with spirits of beings poking out of ponds,
the like. These nature spirits are a part of fairy tale lore.
most ancient fairy stories fairies are
genderless, modern day fairy tattoos can have very sexy females for
motifs. Putting sexuality and magic together in the form of seductive
tattoos appeal to both men and women.
of the nicest things about fairy tattoos is that they are only limited
imagination. The color assortment, styles, and tones of the fairy
making them becoming more popular, especially for women. Other symbols
hearts and butterflies easily complement the fairy tattoos. Some can
made more religious with the addition of crosses or other mystical
symbols. Women who get fairy tattoos might have them done as armbands
their ankles. The lower back, hip, and beneath the navel are also very
places to put fairy tattoos.
has stories of fairy, or small magical
beings with a mysterious and mischievous manner about them. If you
happen to be
Irish, you can add Celtic symbols to the fairy tattoos. Tribal designs
be part of your ancestry can be added to the fairy motif and blends
Tribal tattoos were used in the past to mark a person as part of a
clan or tribe.