Have you finally decided on a small hand tattoo? Great ! There are so many cool little tattoo designs out there that it can be hard to choose just one. To help you and to inspire you, we present a selection of some of our favorite small hand tattoo, finger tattoo and wrist tattoo ideas..
The tattoo is a magnificent way to beautify your body while opting for an original design and rich in meanings. Indeed, tattooing has long been associated with sailors and pirates. It has been over 30 years since tattooing simply became modern. Many people choose to get a tattoo to remember an important event in their life or to show their love. No matter what your motivation is to get a tattoo, we advise you to do your research before choosing the tattoo model as well as the studio where you will get it..
Hand tattoo, finger tattoo, wrist tattoo
First tattoo? Great ! If you are going to get a tattoo for the first time in your life, our advice is to start with a small tattoo that you can eventually develop. It’s all a matter of choice of course, but we personally prefer to take it slow. The small tattoo is easier to wear and to be hidden if needed. He is also super cute! And if you are really not sure, then go for a temporary tattoo. There are several variations of temporary tattoos: henna tattoo, pen tattoo and many more. As the buddies at inkbox * say – temporary tattooing is about making the wrong decision … temporary !
How to choose your hand tattoo, finger tattoo or wrist tattoo ?
To choose the right tattoo, all you have to do is answer the question why you want to get one. What is your motivation ? Is it to show your love for your loved one? So, you can go for a heart tattoo. Is it to memorize an important moment in your life? So, go for a tattoo that symbolizes change. In recent times, the wolf tattoo is a big classic. The wolf symbolizes strength, but also love. It makes a great tattoo on hand, finger, wrist, ankle etc. We also recommend it for fans of the Game of Thrones television series.
A whale tattoo? We love the finger tattoo in the photo below. Small and super cute, you can’t find one ?
The bird symbolizes freedom and travel. If you are an adventurer at heart, this might be a good idea. Know anyway that each bird has its meanings. Do your research before choosing the type of bird you want to get tattooed.
Tattoo and meanings
Do you know why we’re giving each other flowers? Indeed, we offer ourselves flowers because there is a whole language of flowers. Each flower has its meaning. The rose is arguably the flower with the most famous meaning: the red rose symbolizes love and passion, while the white rose symbolizes purity and marriage. In short, no matter what flower you want to tattoo, this is a great idea for a hand tattoo, finger tattoo or wrist tattoo..
There is something very romantic and dramatic about the rose tattoo at the same time. We love it! It is also ideal for a couple tattoo.
Many people decide to go for a wrist tattoo. We love this idea of a small cat tattoo in a minimalist version as well as a minimalist dog tattoo:
3D effect tattoo designs are also very trendy lately. They are usually larger in size. We find them really original and trendy. Here is a 3D lion head tattoo idea:
Ah, the arrow tattoo … It is also a great classic of small trendy tattoo. For lovers, we propose to make heart and arrow.
There is no need to explain the meaning of the diamond tattoo. The diamond symbolizes rarity, treasure and preciousness. Below we offer two versions of the diamond tattoo: in color and minimalist style.
The tiger is one of the kings of the jungle. It symbolizes strength, courage and performance. Perfect for a small finger, wrist or hand tattoo.
For its part, the deer symbolizes majesty and elegance. It is found to be perfect as a hand tattoo. Look :
Is there a cartoon or animated movie character that you love? So why not get it tattooed! This will make you and you friends laugh.
The elephant is also one of the most tattooed animals. It symbolizes wisdom, strength, intelligence and love. Perfect for a cute little tattoo.
And if you want a truly unique tattoo design, we advise you to draw and design it yourself. It’s very simple: you take a sheet of paper and a pencil and sketch out how you imagine your new tattoo. Indeed, it is the simplest and most effective method which will undoubtedly make your choice much easier. You can even try to draw it with a felt-tip pen on the chosen spot to see how it will look on you..
And again, an idea for a rose tattoo, but this time in a smaller version and in a finger tattoo version.
We love minimalist tattoos… This heart tattoo is super pretty and discreet.
And another idea for an original couple tattoo.
Mountain and camera !? It is not difficult to become what are the passions of these two lovers !
Successful couple tattoo! But is love really a cage ?
For those who prefer discreet and minimalist tattoos, we offer this model of arrow finger tattoo.
The lion is the king of the jungle! If you’re feeling the same way and just love the idea of getting a lion’s head tattoo, go for it! Here is a small lion head finger tattoo idea:
Colored tattoos cost more. They are also more aggressive on the skin. Finally, we personally are not really a pro, so it is better to ask your tattoo artist for advice..
And one more idea for a larger rose hand tattoo:
The snake symbolizes fertility and rebirth. If you are just starting something in your life and you want to memorize it forever, go for a snake tattoo. It also makes a great idea for a hand tattoo..
Super original snake hand tattoo idea
Geometric tattoos are also very trendy lately. They are minimalist and rich in meaning which makes them one of the favorite tattoo designs of many people. Circle, triangle, square… The possibilities of geometric tattooing are very numerous. You can choose from a wide variety of models. Indeed, we have already dedicated a few publications to geometric tattoo ideas..
Our selection of hand, finger and wrist tattoo design ideas is just a small portion of all the ideas out there. We have already dedicated several publications to tattoos. You can find many other inspiring ideas for arm, forearm, ankle, back, neck tattoos etc..
We often advise you to think carefully before opting for any tattoo, especially if it is not temporary. It is true that it is always good to calculate your actions well, but at the same time you should not hesitate to do what you want, right? So, don’t hesitate, choose the tattoo model and the studio and treat yourself to a cute little tattoo …