40+ Fascinating Squid and Octopus Tattoo Designs

Take our breath away, octopi.

40+ Fascinating Squid and Octopus Tattoo Designs

They both have one thing in common. They’re slimy and slippery. That is, until they get a hold of something worth hanging on to. Here are a few of the best squid and octopus tattoo designs around. Enjoy!



This little sketch style squid tattoo.

Squid Tattoo Design by Cynthia Sobraty

(Photo: Cynthia Sobraty)

This red octopus tattoo.

Red Octopus Tattoo by Pride Tattoo

(Photo: Pride Tattoos)

This leg work.

Colorful Octopus Tattoo by Aly Mayne

(Photo: Aly Mayne)

This celestial squid tattoo.

Colorful Squid Tattoo on Ankle by Martyna Popiel

(Photo: Martyna Popiel)



This watercolor octopus.

Watercolor Octopus Tattoo by Baris Yesilbas

(Photo: Baris Yesilbas)

This large back piece.

Large Octopus Tattoo by Phil Garcia

(Photo: Phil Garcia)

This gorgeous hip piece.

Stunning Octopus Tattoo by Magdalena Hipner

(Photo: Magdalena Hipner)



This new school octopus tattoo.

New School Octopus Tattoo by Franco Spitale

(Photo: Franco Spitale)

This dotwork squid tattoo.

Dotwork Squid Tattoo by Ben Doukakis

(Photo: Ben Doukakis)



This orange octopus.

Orange Octopus Tattoo by Mariya Summer

(Photo: Mariya Summer)