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28 Rose Tattoo Ideas That Are Too Beautiful For Words

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1. A delicate watercolor design, full of pretty pinks.

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By Ashley Smith at Skin Kandy Tattoo in Swindon, UK.

2. An ultra-feminine rose, set against a geometric shape.

By Indré Quinn at Skin Fuel Empire Tattoo in Bergen, Norway.

3. An armful of roses inlaid with birds.

By Spencer Harrington at Chapter One Tattoo in San Diego, CA.
Spencer Harrington

By Spencer Harrington at Chapter One Tattoo in San Diego, CA.

4. A Victorian-inpired design, rich with gothic fantasy.

By Eric Henry at Angry Elephant Tattoo in Valrico, Florida.
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5. And a beautiful cluster of roses, dripping with ornate detail.

By Dennis Doan at Sinned Studio Tattoo in San Diego, California. * It's actually a cover up, can you believe it?
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By Dennis Doan at Sinned Studio Tattoo in San Diego, California.

* It's actually a cover up, can you believe it?

6. A rapturous blend of color, morphing from a rose into a bird of paradise.

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By Moni Marino at Black Barock Art Palace in Essen, Germany.

7. A painterly watercolor flower, full of emotion.

By B13 Tattoo Studio in Barcelona, Spain.

8. A line art piece evoking traditional old school illustrative styles.

By Sofia Angelita at Kings Cross Tattoo in London.
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10. A hyper-realistic moody piece.

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By Karol Rybakowski at Ink-Ognito Tattoo in Rybnik, Poland.

11. And another gorgeously rendered and shaded flower.

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By Craig at Manchester Ink in Manchester, UK.

12. A neo-traditional nature scene.

By Damian Hope Ellams at Hello Sailor Tattoo Shop in Blackpool, England.* This piece is a cover up, too!
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By Damian Hope Ellams at Hello Sailor Tattoo Shop in Blackpool, England.

* This piece is a cover up, too!

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13. A perfectly placed rose that's delicately resting on the chest.

Camila Cruz

By Camila Cruz at Sampa Tattoo in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

14. A light and airy collection of petals.

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By Wan Yu at Bremen Tattoo House in Taoyüan, Taiwan.

15. A Day of the Dead beauty.

By Lindsay Dorman at Lady Luck Tattoo in Tempe, Arizona.
Lindsay Dorman

By Lindsay Dorman at Lady Luck Tattoo in Tempe, Arizona.

16. A fierce (but kinda adorable) panther.

Instagram: @mattialost

By Mattia Povero at Magic Tattoo in Lecce, Italy.

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17. A wonderfully woodcut rose.

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By Travis White at Steel Tattooz in Hartland, Michigan.

18. A black and grey flower with a not-so-secret message.

By Alex Vlachoshe at the Crows Nest Tattoo Studio in Johannesburg, South Africa.
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By Alex Vlachoshe at the Crows Nest Tattoo Studio in Johannesburg, South Africa.

19. A compass to always keep you on point.

By Kevin Shuttleworth at Abyss Tattoos in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Kevin Shuttleworth

By Kevin Shuttleworth at Abyss Tattoos in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

20. A beautiful bouquet that's always in season.

By Gia Rose at White Oak Tattoo in West Chester, PA.
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By Gia Rose at White Oak Tattoo in West Chester, PA.

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21. A crystal cage of emotions.

By Gia Rose at White Oak Tattoo in West Chester, PA.
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By Gia Rose at White Oak Tattoo in West Chester, PA.

22. A perfectly placed bouquet.

By Gia Rose at White Oak Tattoo in West Chester, PA.
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By Gia Rose at White Oak Tattoo in West Chester, PA.

23. A rose-y hand full of promises.

By Gia Rose at White Oak Tattoo in West Chester, PA.
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By Gia Rose at White Oak Tattoo in West Chester, PA.

24. And a flowering message of hope.

By Kevin Shuttleworth at Abyss Tattoos in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
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By Kevin Shuttleworth at Abyss Tattoos in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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25. An inquisitive owl peering over a bouquet.

By Kamila Mazur Tatuaże at Atrament Studio in Lodz, Poland.
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By Kamila Mazur Tatuaże at Atrament Studio in Lodz, Poland.

26. A cute kitten posing in front of a pretty tough flower.

By Mick Gore at Mick Gore Tattoo in Taoyuan, Taiwan.

27. A garden full of flowers with a beautiful rose front and center.

By Katie Cain at Katie Cain Tattoos in Deerfield, Ill.
Katie Cain

By Katie Cain at Katie Cain Tattoos in Deerfield, Ill.

28. And finally, a beautiful heavy-eyed woman with flowers in her hair.

By Paolo Ferrara at Monkey Business Tattoo in Rome, Italy.
Paolo Ferrara

By Paolo Ferrara at Monkey Business Tattoo in Rome, Italy.

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