Guys, these tattoos are better than yours

It's time to step up.

Let’s face it, most people’s tattoos kind of suck. Either they were poorly designed or executed in a less-than-stellar manner. But it doesn’t have to be that way. There are more than enough talented tattoo artists out there, and if you put the time and effort into the design process you’ll have a tattoo you can be proud of for the rest of your life.

This list should give you some quality inspiration in a variety of different styles and formats. Don’t forget to save and share your favorites.


This driver’s side view.

Driver's side view by Danielius Djackovas

(Photo: Danielius Djackovas)

This geometric sleeve.

Geometric sleeve by Sean Hall

(Photo: Sean Hall)

This lion.

Lion by Sanghyuk Ko

(Photo: Sanghyuk Ko)

This black and grey ink sleeve.

Black and grey ink sleeve by Stephan Milovanov

(Photo: Stephan Milovanov)

This sketched ship.

Sketched ship by Inez Janiak

(Photo: Inez Janiak)

This linear ear piece.

Linear ear tat by Romain Pareja

(Photo: Romain Pareja)

There will be blood.

by Eva Krbdk

(Photo: Eva Krbdk)

This mesmerizing neck design.

Neck piece by Lewis Ink

(Photo: Lewis Ink)

This soon-to-be smashed guitar.

by Oscar Akermo

(Photo: Oscar Akermo)

These simple illustrations.

Simple illustrations by Victor Zabuga

(Photo: Victor Zabuga)