Buzz·Posted on Jan 19, 201661 Impossibly Tiny And Tasteful TattoosBecause small ink can still have big meaning.by Spencer AlthouseBuzzFeed StaffFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink We asked the BuzzFeed Community to send us photos of their tiny or subtle tattoos. Here are the gorgeous responses. 1. buzzfeed.com Perfect sister tattoos of the mathematical sign of congruence. We are the same blood, but different people…—addarifrancesca 2. buzzfeed.com Harry Potter's scar and glasses.—alyxbrown 3. buzzfeed.com A simple pine tree.—sashad 4. buzzfeed.com My unalome tattoo.—joannar13 5. buzzfeed.com Two tiny triangles above my ears to remind me to stay balanced. In life, there are always ups and downs hence why one is facing up and the other down. It’s all about balancing the good with the bad!—shannonnolan 6. buzzfeed.com Representing my love for the Pacific Northwest.—chsmbdrummajor 7. buzzfeed.com Got these two little branches done in Oakland.—abbym4 8. buzzfeed.com I always find myself wearing monogrammed shirts and sweaters. It's placed in the same spot on my chest that the monogram of my shirts is.—jamesedgark 9. buzzfeed.com I got an Arctic Monkey tattoo.—penelopew 10. buzzfeed.com When I was younger my family called me Sunshine, so I got a small sun tattoo.—shannonmaureena 11. buzzfeed.com Harry Potter sister tattoos.—hannahe4 12. buzzfeed.com This tiny diamond earring on my left wrist symbolizes the part in The Breakfast Club, my favorite movie, when Claire gives Bender her diamond earring.—josefinec2 13. buzzfeed.com This tiny ankle tattoo is actually my initials as music symbols.—joshuam4 14. buzzfeed.com My friend and I have a sun and moon tattoo.—courtney819 15. buzzfeed.com Sweet home.—autumntks 16. buzzfeed.com Circle for karma. What goes around, comes around.—hansonkendal 17. buzzfeed.com I got this tattoo in Korea about two months after I started living here. It serves as a gentle reminder for a lot of different things.—samiam817 18. buzzfeed.com Wings on the sides of my middle finger. Not intentionally for "flipping the bird," but a happy accident. I just really wanted wings on my finger.—erinmpeyton 19. buzzfeed.com I got this li'l guy about a year ago when I lived in London, and it’s a reminder to ride the wave out of whatever is happening around me and to take deep breaths. It’ll all be OK eventually.—samanthag60 20. buzzfeed.com For my black cat who passed away on Friday the 13th.—jcbrown 21. buzzfeed.com I got this crown to remind myself that I am a queen and the ruler of my own life.—plussizedprep 22. buzzfeed.com Minimal sailboat.—d48f591655 23. buzzfeed.com My love for Harry Potter knows no bounds. This is just above and behind my right ankle.—rohanve 24. buzzfeed.com Simple symbol of my horoscope sign, Leo.—laurak46 25. buzzfeed.com This is my Peter Pan tattoo that leads me to Neverland. Second star to the right and straight on till morning.—andyc46 26. buzzfeed.com A scaled-down copy of my cat’s paw. She passed away last year and had been with me nearly every day for 17 years, so now a part of her is with me forever.—melissab42 27. buzzfeed.com This is an image from a Modest Mouse album cover. It’s a hot hair balloon attached to an anchor. It represents stasis.—mudstock 28. buzzfeed.com —freezedrieddirigible 29. buzzfeed.com Home is where your heart is, so I have a heart where my hometown is in Michigan. Now no matter how far away I may go, I never forget where I came from.—chloem4d 30. buzzfeed.com My favorite number. As simple as that.—jamiev4 31. buzzfeed.com Based on a necklace I purchased while I was going through a really rough time. Elephants are my favorite because they represent strength, serenity, and wisdom. The raised trunk also represents luck. I bring a little luck with me everywhere I go now.—jennycash162 32. buzzfeed.com Birdcage on my middle finger. Get it?—katestenzl 33. buzzfeed.com My mom's kisses.—megb4 34. buzzfeed.com A tiny, little spark.—alephx 35. buzzfeed.com My best friend and I got matching white ink tattoos on my 18th birthday.—alexgonzo 36. buzzfeed.com —stefaniec4 37. buzzfeed.com —lizg406 38. buzzfeed.com —haydenp2 39. buzzfeed.com My husband and I got these triangles at a time when we were feeling closer than ever in our marriage. The two bottom angles represent the two of us and the top is God in our relationship.—lg89 40. buzzfeed.com Coordinates of the first tornado I ever photographed.—latsyrhc 41. buzzfeed.com Two teeny, tiny Harry Potter tattoos.—carlij3 42. buzzfeed.com "Karma," written in Sanskrit.laurels439 43. buzzfeed.com My webbed toe tattoo.—laurenm49 44. buzzfeed.com A tiny camera.—jamiec4 45. buzzfeed.com My best friend gave me a list of things we did before she died, and one was to save a life, which had an unchecked box beside it. She saved my life, so I got it for her on the three-year anniversary of her death. I also got the semicolon tattoo the same day for mental health awareness.—e4cb33 46. buzzfeed.com It reads “I am my own piece,” a quote from a little known Shel Silverstein book. It’s a simple and highly metaphoric story that teaches us to live our lives for ourselves and to not be dependent on the validation of others to complete us.—katyl414 47. buzzfeed.com It’s the letter “C” in Morse code. It’s my best friend's initial. She also has one with my initial.—aslia4d 48. buzzfeed.com Sun and moon outlines.—samanthaz4 49. buzzfeed.com Small moon.—romanac 50. buzzfeed.com —vkummings 51. buzzfeed.com I grew up in Massachusetts, but I’ve been living in Texas for two years now. I wanted a little reminder of where I’m from.—ashleyb94 52. buzzfeed.com I suffer from some pretty serious depression, and after coming out the other side of a particularly bad couple of weeks, I got this Bell Jar-inspired tattoo – a small arrow, to remind me to keep soaring forward, and one-third of the quote “i am, i am, i am."—brodiemears 53. buzzfeed.com After my dad passed away, his birthday (10/23) has followed me. I look at the clock nearly daily at 10:23 and see it randomly on everything, from billboards to bingo cards. Now the number will follow me forever, like he will follow me forever. Done by JonBoy in NYC.—aluu121 54. buzzfeed.com Best friends in the past, present, and future, with our childhood best friend being our grounding force.—hayhayhay7 55. buzzfeed.com It was meant to be half of a heart. My sister got the “3” part on the inside of her finger, but the meaning got hijacked by my college best friend. Every time she said, “I love you,” I’d hold up my tiny tat to tell her: “Ditto.”—britchey 56. buzzfeed.com —megl49 57. buzzfeed.com Literally just got this because I was sad one day.—jalent 58. buzzfeed.com Tiny Triforce.—fettycrocker 59. buzzfeed.com Ad maiora – toward greater things.—nicolea4d 60. buzzfeed.com This tattoo is for my grandma in Ireland. It’s a lattice flower, native to that area. She raised me and I love her.—jamesharness 61. buzzfeed.com Lovebirds, in memory of my sweet grandparents.—laurels439 Want to be featured in future BuzzFeed posts? Follow the BuzzFeed Community on Facebook and Twitter!