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.





Skulls and Roses

Skulls and Roses

Roses and 1950's mic half sleeve design

Roses and 1950's mic half sleeve design

I tried

I tried

Yin-Yang

Yin-Yang

Rose and Ribbon

Rose and Ribbon

Three Rose Buds with Curling Banner

Three Rose Buds with Curling Banner

Our time. Our life. Our mask

Our time. Our life. Our mask

Celtic Rose

Celtic Rose

Missing Piece

Missing Piece

Vintage  death portrait

Vintage death portrait

Rose and Feather

Rose and Feather

Rosary Rose

Rosary Rose

Believe

Believe

Rose with Banner

Rose with Banner

Kimberlee Traub profile butterfly and rose

Kimberlee Traub profile butterfly and rose

Day of the Dead Medusa

Day of the Dead Medusa

Venus de Milo

Venus de Milo

Plain banner flower

Plain banner flower

Wolf and rose

Wolf and rose

Candy Skull Sugar Skull Tattoo

Candy Skull Sugar Skull Tattoo

Rose with Banner

Rose with Banner

Rose.

Rose.

Roses, lace and lost time

Roses, lace and lost time

clock and rose

clock and rose

Rose in hand

Rose in hand

Simple Purple Rose

Simple Purple Rose

Skull O Lantern

Skull O Lantern

Rose Banner

Rose Banner

perfume fancy

perfume fancy

Eyeball Rose

Eyeball Rose