50 Traditional Elbow Tattoos Ideas and Designs (2017)

Tattoos on elbow are not very common choice. Elbow tattoos are in fact not as much popular as forearm tattoos or wrist tattoos but this doesn’t mean that they are avoided like face tattoos. Despite being on the visible part of body elbow tattoos are not in demand because of the pain caused in getting them. Yes, elbow tattoos can hurt but this doesn’t stop tattoo lovers to not top opt for them. If you are looking for interesting tattoo ideas for elbow then here you go. Here are 50 cool elbow tattoos for men and women –

Elbow Tattoos Ideas And Designs

1. In my opinion simple elbow tattoos look much more beautiful than complicated tattoos on elbow. Here is a simple sun tattoo on the elbow of this boy.
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2. Girls can try flower tattoos on elbow and it would look even better if colored. Here is a an example of colourful flower tattoo along with three arrow tattoos behind the elbow of this lady.
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3. A creative tattoo artist can use the quality of elbow to make unique tattoos. For example this guy got tattooed with a video game character on elbow and due to the movement of elbow one would feel like the character is moving.
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4. If you do not wish to have sleeve tattoos but still want to have unique tattoos on both arms then you should try matching elbow tattoos like this.
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5. Most elbow tattoos will be inspired from geometrical shapes and that too in circular style. Here is an elbow tattoo that seems to be inspired from the tribal art of Mayan civilization.
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6. Sun tattoos are most suggested elbow tattoos because they perfectly suit the part. Here is a sunset tattoo design on elbow along with flying birds.
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7. Another famous tattoo idea for elbow is the spider web tattoo. Here is how a spider web tattoo will look like on elbow.
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8. Black and grey tattoos suit elbow more than colored tattoos. Here is a black and grey book tattoo design on elbow.
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9. If you wish to cover up your elbow then you have to opt for an above elbow tattoo just like this colourful snake tattoo design.
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10. You can opt for a large size nautical compass tattoo design too on elbow. Here is a compass tattoo that is mix up of Star of David and Ship wheel.
Elbow Tattoos