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.





Tri-Rose

Tri-Rose

Filigree Antique Key w/Roses

Filigree Antique Key w/Roses

A variety of flowers

A variety of flowers

rose

rose

Sailor Jerry inspired rose

Sailor Jerry inspired rose

Red Roses & Rosary Tattoo

Red Roses & Rosary Tattoo

sparrow

sparrow

Traditional rose

Traditional rose

Rose with Butterfly

Rose with Butterfly

Skull and Roses

Skull and Roses

Girl with cigaret

Girl with cigaret

Dove and Rose

Dove and Rose

Skull,Rose and straight razors

Skull,Rose and straight razors

Chest Piece

Chest Piece

floral tattoo design #1

floral tattoo design #1

Rose Cross

Rose Cross

pierced rose

pierced rose

Classic Rose

Classic Rose

Rose-Tailed Fox

Rose-Tailed Fox

Skull and Rose

Skull and Rose

WolFox

WolFox

Spinning flowers - Zentangle inspired

Spinning flowers - Zentangle inspired

plain rose with dots

plain rose with dots

Adorable Baby Angel/Cherub Tattoo

Adorable Baby Angel/Cherub Tattoo

Roses

Roses

Colorful Rose

Colorful Rose

Tiny Long Stemmed Red Rose Tattoo

Tiny Long Stemmed Red Rose Tattoo

Skull with Top Hat

Skull with Top Hat

Roses & Feather

Roses & Feather

Rose Stiletto

Rose Stiletto