Rose Tattoos

Rose Tattoos

It cannot be denied that rose tattoos are some of the most requested styles in many tattoo parlors. After all, roses are elegant and beautiful flowers that hold a variety of meanings. For most, they are exquisite symbols of love. Roses were first planted in Persia, modern-day Iran, and they were seen in many varieties. In fact, in the 1940s, tattoos of roses were commonly seen on sailors, as they served as symbols of the girlfriends and wives they had left on land. With the cultivation projects of this species, roses have evolved into being seen as feminine flowers. Now as many women have them as men.

There are many symbolic meanings associated with tattoos of roses. For some, they signify inner beauty. With its thorns, the flower is said to represent the beauty that lies within a person, and not that which can be seen on the outside. For others, rose tattoos are all about love as they are usually the varieties given onValentine’s Day. When images show thorns, they can show that a person should be cautious before entering a relationship. Roses come in many colors and varieties, and the same can be said for rose tattoos. With the many tattoo styles of this fragrant flower, it’s sure to be popular for years to come.





skull

skull

Les Poul Guitar

Les Poul Guitar

rose

rose

Skulls and Roses

Skulls and Roses

Skull and Rose

Skull and Rose

Red Roses & Rosary Tattoo

Red Roses & Rosary Tattoo

Rose Design

Rose Design

Rose Filigree

Rose Filigree

Bird on Rose

Bird on Rose

Rose Banner 2 black and white

Rose Banner 2 black and white

Old School Roses with Coffin Tattoo

Old School Roses with Coffin Tattoo

phoenix of war

phoenix of war

Skull with stars and roses

Skull with stars and roses

Tri-Rose

Tri-Rose

Little Bow & Rose Wrist Tattoo

Little Bow & Rose Wrist Tattoo

Filigree Antique Key w/Roses

Filigree Antique Key w/Roses

sparrow

sparrow

A variety of flowers

A variety of flowers

Beaded Rose

Beaded Rose

Sailor Jerry inspired rose

Sailor Jerry inspired rose

Pistola Roses

Pistola Roses

Sbink Red Rose Banner

Sbink Red Rose Banner

Pink rose with holly

Pink rose with holly

Dreamcatcher

Dreamcatcher

SBink Tribal rose

SBink Tribal rose

sailing

sailing

Alice

Alice

Red Rose

Red Rose

Sophisticated Steampunk

Sophisticated Steampunk

Tribal Rose

Tribal Rose