Sacré BLUE!

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The French parliament is proposing a ban on colored inks used for tattoos, leaving only “black, white, grey and certain shades of blue and green” for use.

image by Shawn Hebrank

Flash Us: Job de Quay

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For our new series, “Flash Us,” we ask some of our favorite tattoo artists to create a design based on a classic theme—naked ladies. Last week, Philippe Fernandez sent us a design, and this Job de Quay sent us the above. Job works at Salon Serpent in Amsterdam, and you can follow him here.

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Flash Us: Philippe Fernandez

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For our series, “Flash Us,” we ask some of our favorite tattoo artists to create a design based on a classic theme—naked ladies. Last week, Charley Gerardin sent us a design, and this week Philippe Fernandez sent us the above. Philippe works at AKA in Berlin, and you can follow him here.

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Flash Us: Charley Gerardin

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For our new series, “Flash Us,” we ask some of our favorite tattoo artists to create a design based on a classic theme—naked ladies. Last week, Wan Tattooer sent us a design, and this week Charley Gerardin sent us the above. Charley works at Third Eye Tattoo in Melbourne, Australia, and you can follow him here. 

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Flash Us: Wan Tattooer

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For our series, “Flash Us,” we ask some of our favorite tattoo artists to create a design based on a classic theme—naked ladies. Last week, Ryan Shaffer sent us a design, and this week Wan Tattooer sent us the above. Wan works at Wild Rose Tattoo in Seoul, South Korea, and you can follow him here.

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Flash Us: Ryan Shaffer

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For our new series, “Flash Us,” we ask some of our favorite tattoo artists to create a design based on a classic theme—naked ladies. Last week, H.B. Nielsen sent us a design, and this week Ryan Shaffer sent us the above. Ryan works at Idle Hand Tattoo in San Francisco, and you can follow him here.

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Flash Us: H.B. Nielsen

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For our series, “Flash Us,” we ask some of our favorite tattoo artists to create a design based on a classic theme—naked ladies. Last week, Glue Sniffer sent us a design, and this week H.B. Nielsen sent us the above. H.B. is a traveling tattooer, who you can follow him here.

 

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Flash Us: Glue Sniffer

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For our series, “Flash Us,” we ask some of our favorite tattoo artists to create a design based on a classic theme—naked ladies. Last week, Bob Done sent us a design, and this week Glue Sniffer sent us the above. Glue Sniffer works out of Warsaw, Poland, and you can follow him here.

Zio / @zioxla

Flash Us: Bob Done

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For our new series, “Flash Us,” we ask some of our favorite tattoo artists to create a design based on a classic theme—naked ladies. Last week, Isaiah Toothtaker sent us a design, and this week Bob Done sent us the above. Bob is based on the South Coast of England, and you can follow him here.

Zio / @zioxla

Flash Us: Isaiah Toothtaker

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For our new series, “Flash Us,” we ask some of our favorite tattoo artists to create a design based on a classic theme—naked ladies. Last week, Dimoni sent us a design, and this week Isaiah Toothtaker sent us the above. Toothy owns the tattoo shop Staring Without Caring, in Tuscon, Arizona, and you can follow him here.

Zio / @zioxla

Flash Us: Dimoni

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For our new series, “Flash Us,” we ask some of our favorite tattoo artists to create a design based on a classic theme—naked ladies. Last week, Mark Cross sent us a design, and this week Dimoni sent us the above. Dimoni works out of Barcelona, and you can follow him here.

Zio / @zioxla

The 1940s

A fantastic animated piece featuring WWII, the Golden Age of Tattoos, and J.D. Salinger.

Flash Us: Mark Cross

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For our new series, “Flash Us,” we ask some of our favorite tattoo artists to create a design based on a classic theme—naked ladies. To launch the series, Mark Cross sent us this striking design. Mark works out of Greenpoint Tattoo Co. in Brooklyn, and you can follow him here.

Zio

“A tribute to old school tattoo culture & old school dutch design.”

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The Tattoo Chair by Cookie Bros

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Lunchtime Laughter

Least Sexy Tattoo

Picture of the Day & The Weekly Round-Up

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Margaret Bourke-White, Bethlehem Steel Corporation, Baltimore, Maryland, 1935

This Week…

We went to the NY Auto Show

Found Photos were presented

We simulated Mosh Pits

Details were released about Wes Anderson’s Grand Budapest Hotel

and

Gabby Dover was our Muse

A Tattoo Flash Inspired By Subway Art

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by Thee Soviet

via, HYB

“Pink Lips”

The latest tattoo trend in Nigeria.

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THE DEVIL IN DENIM

“Rock musician Bobby Allen Bird takes us on a tour of his many tattoos.”

An old one from Carson Mell.

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