Tattoos are a popular form of personal expression for millions of people around the world. It is done by people of all countries, religions, age, and gender. This diversity makes tattoos truly universal. Some cultures and tribes even require their followers and members to have certain tattoos for the purpose of easy identification.
Besides these cultural reasons, people wear tattoos of different shapes and signs for personal gratification and sometimes, even to be a part of a group. Tattoos are limited only by imagination and creativity, so they tend to be large, small, simple, elaborate, and everything in between. Different types of inks are used. Sometimes, people like to go natural too with simple mehendi tattoos. It all depends on individual tastes and preferences.
One of the hottest trends today is tattoos on the inner finger because they are catchy and add to the personality of an individual. Here are 10 amazing inner finger tattoo designs to consider.
10: Letter Tattoos on the Finger
One of your most prized possessions is your name, so it is only right that most people would want to flaunt it. Instead of writing the entire name, it is cool to just tattoo the first letter of your name on the inside of any finger to keep strangers guessing what your name could be. Sometimes, it can even be the starting letter of the name of your loved one!
9: Religious Symbols
If you are a religious person, you now have a chance to flaunt it on your little finger. A small cross or crescent just above your wedding ring adds a touch of class to your style. Sometimes, you can even have all the religious symbols on the same finger or on different fingers to show universal love and appreciation.
8: Your Funky Side
To show off your funky side, you can have some cool words tattooed on your inner fingers. This can be a single tattoo or a series of tattoos that belong to the same theme. These tattoos are sure to bring a smile on anyone’s face. More importantly, it reflects your personality.
7: Animal Lovers
For animal lovers, there is nothing better than tattooing your favorite animal on your inner finger. It can be a single animal or a group of different animals, depending on your choice. If you are working towards a specific cause such as rescuing dogs, you can tattoo that as well.
6: Universal Symbols
For first-time tattoos or for those looking for simple ones, pick a universal symbol like a heart for love or a knot for harmony and get it tattooed. These are simple expressions of your thoughts and feelings.
5: Professional Words
People who love their profession sometimes want to tell the world what they do. So, if you are a software programmer, you can tattoo the word “code.” If you are a photographer, you can tattoo the iconic “smile” on your inner finger. A music-lover can have the musical note tattooed too!
There is a certain charm that comes with tattooing arrows on your inner fingers. Whether you choose a plain arrow or an embellished one, it adds to your style and personality. You can even have multiple shapes of arrows on each of your fingers.
3: Words or Names
A cool design is to write the names of your favorite people or words on the sides of every finger. You can even convey your thoughts with a series of words in each of the fingers that are connected to show your beliefs and opinions.
2: Colored Tattoos
If you thought tattoos have to be only black, then you are in for a surprise! Tattoos can be just as colorful as your imagination. Whether you like earthy or jazzy colors, you can show it off on your inner fingers. Just choose a design that goes well with your choice of colors.
1: Abstract Art
One of the best tattoo symbols is abstract art. Unleash your creativity and come up with a series of symbols or designs that not only look beautiful, but also grabs the attention of others. In many ways, it is a form of expression of your artistic abilities, so that you can show everyone the potential of your left brain. If you choose abstract art, make sure to draw the art on a piece of paper so that it can be replicated easily.
Besides the above choices, you can also leave it to the choice of the person tattooing it for you, provided you have no preferences other than just the idea of a tattoo on your inner finger. You can also suggest your designer to try something like a compass, angel, animal, art, butterfly, cross, and cultural tattoos. Other times, these professionals can make appropriate suggestions based on the size and shape of your finger or other parts of body.
Have you tried any of our above inner finger tattoo ideas? Our readers would love to see the results. Show it off to us!
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