Most people know that Pinterest is a place for inspiration where Pinners go to get fresh ideas for everything from easy dinner recipes to their first solo-travel trip. But did you know that tattoos are consistently one of the top reasons people turn to Pinterest, ranking among the most popular searches every single year?¹ In fact, there have been more than a billion searches for tattoos on Pinterest and there are billions of saved tattoo designs and ideas.
We took a look at tattoos on Pinterest to provide a bit of inspiration for everyone. What are the body parts people are getting done these days? (hint: throat tattoos? ouch!) Which gender prefers the rose tattoo? (hint: it might not be who you think!) Which country is into 'nerdy tattoos'? Read on for answers to these questions, and more.
Winter Stone, a top, celebrity Tattoo artist who has inked stars such as Sophie Turner, Miley Cyrus, and Emma Roberts, says “Pinterest is often used as a tool for inspiration – I receive many boards from clients that shows a thought-out process of what they’d like to get when they see me. Pinterest has been a very useful tool in many ways.”
Celebrating your body through art:
Inspirational tattoos for a dose of self-love:
Inspirational tattoos +1448%
Self love tattoos +1320%
Enjoy life tattoo +353%
This is me tattoo +368%
Being proud of who you are:
See the complete international list:
¹Tattoos were within the top 20 search terms in 2016, 2017, and 2018.
²Trend increases are calculated using normalized searches from December 2017 to December 2018.