Amazing Sleeve Tattoo Designs

What is a sleeve tattoo? This is a very fashionable and popular large tattoo, or a collection of smaller tattoos that covers most or a person’s entire arm, usually from shoulder to wrist. For instance, “getting sleeved” can mean to have one’s entire arm tattooed. A “quarter sleeve” generally covers the area of skin from the shoulder midway to the elbow. People usually wear these sleeve tattoos considering the noticeable body area that allows them to show off their emotions, thoughts and way of thinking through that tattoo design. There are millions of designs for sleeve tattoos. You can wear something just interesting or a meaningful and philosophical image. They can contain several messages that men want to express without speaking out. These tattoos are not just girly ones that look cute and lovely. They are quite strange and express deep meanings.

Celtic and bali inspired sleeve tattoo

Celtic and bali inspired sleeve tattoo

Dragon sleeve tattoo

Dragon sleeve tattoo

Dynamics Tattoo

Dynamics Tattoo

Freehand owl sleeve tattoo

Freehand owl sleeve tattoo

Generally men go for sleeve tattoos considering them powerful and very expressive. They are complicated and very prominent. Men who wear sleeve tattoos seem to be braver and strong. Being so eye-catching they awake a kind of interest towards them. The themes chosen for these tattoos are usually popular and well known stories, legends, images and something that always fascinate people. They can be done in Japanese style, in Celtic style,  in tribal style and in 3D style.

When you are quite inspired by an old story, legend or myth you can always get that image on your body. In this case choosing your arm as an area for being inked is smarter as your image may demand larger area to be visible.

Japanese sleeve tattoo

Japanese sleeve tattoo

Josh Woods Collaboration tattoo

Josh Woods Collaboration tattoo

Koi Tattoo Sleeve Buddha

Koi Tattoo Sleeve Buddha

Metal Sleeve tattoo

Metal Sleeve tattoo

Speaking about Japanese tattoos we can say that these kind of tattoos sometimes include elements like cherry blossoms, Koi fish, samurai or anything connected with the Japanese culture and traditions. Usually women prefer floral motifs; blossoms, flowers, trees and so on. Men may get tribal or Celtic styles. However the best choice is the tribal style as it looks more impressive and mysterious. They are inked in black and don’t contain additional or odd elements.

Rawr sleeve tattoo

Rawr sleeve tattoo

Rose Spiders sleeve tattoo

Rose Spiders sleeve tattoo

Sleeve Tattoo Designs colorful

Sleeve Tattoo Designs colorful

Tribal Sleeve Tattoo Design

Tribal Sleeve Tattoo Design

If you want to have your sleeve tattoo in several colors you can choose few hues that work with each other. To have your image clearer try to use simple colors and more designs. Women can pick subtle colors and combine their design with flowers, while it is preferable for men to take fewer colors and mostly in neutral hues. However, depending on your theme these colors may vary from the lighter tints to the brightest hues. The shown examples will give you a clearer image of sleeve tattoo designs and you can choose one of them. If you are inspired by something else you can get that very design. It’s recommended to find a good tattoo artist for your sleeve tattoo as they are quite complicated and need more effort to be done beautifully. They take much time and effort and you should also be ready for it. We hope you will find the design that is closer to your individuality.

Blue Angel Red Devil

Blue Angel Red Devil

Couple Sleeve Tattoo 2016

Couple Sleeve Tattoo

Dynamics Flower Tattoo

Dynamics Flower Tattoo

Female Face Sleeve

Female Face Sleeve

Full colorful sleeve tattoo

Full colorful sleeve tattoo

Japanese sleeve

Japanese sleeve

Koi fish sleeve tattoo

Koi fish sleeve tattoo

Laybrinth Sleeve

Laybrinth Sleeve

Norwegian floral design

Norwegian floral design

Religious Sleeve Tattoo 2016

Religious Sleeve Tattoo 2016

Sea sleeve

Sea sleeve

Skull and flowers

Skull and flowers

Sleeve Tattoo Designs for men

Sleeve Tattoo Designs for men

Tribal style sleeve tattoo

Tribal style sleeve tattoo

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