Blog

An Official Ranking of Rapper’s Face Tattoos- The Village Ink

An Official Ranking of Rapper’s Face Tattoos

It’s hard not to notice the newest trend popping up among young up and coming rappers- face tattoos. Despite tattoos becoming more socially acceptable, face tattoos are still incredibly taboo. That hasn’t stopped artists from getting them tough. Face tattoos aren’t anything new in the hip-hop world, but while the older rappers at least had...
Read More
8 Celebrity Siblings with Matching Tattoos- The Village Ink Tattoo Shop

8 Celebrity Siblings with Matching Tattoos

They say blood is thicker than water, but what about ink? There really is nothing like a sibling bond. No one else understands what you go through in life like a sibling. They live almost a parallel life to your own. At The Village Ink, we get quite a few siblings that come in for...
Read More
A Guide to Downsizing Piercing Jewelry- The Village Ink Tattoo Shop

A Guide to Downsizing Piercing Jewelry

  A lot of people that get new piercings don’t realize that it’s not always a one and done deal. Certain piercings swell more than others, meaning your professional piercer has to initially use a larger piece of jewelry. Once the piercing heals and the swelling goes down though, you may find that the jewelry...
Read More
How Tattoo Deposits Work- The Village Ink | Toronto Tattoo Shop

How Tattoo Deposits Work

  If you’re looking to book a tattoo appointment, deposits will come up. Because different shops have different rules, people are often confused as to how they work. Here is a quick rundown on what tattoo deposits are, why they’re used, and how they work.   What is a tattoo deposit? When you make a...
Read More
Tattoo Trends: Continuous Line Tattoos- The Village Ink

Tattoo Trends: Continuous Line Tattoos

  Tattoo trends tend to be quirky fads that burn out soon. However, sometimes a tattoo trend has a timeless feel to it. Lately, tattoo artists have been getting more requests for continuous line tattoos, also known as one-line tattoos. It’s a minimalist but complicated style that is just beautiful. Here’s what you should know...
Read More
15 Sea Tattoos That Will Have You Sailing Away- The Village Ink- Toronto Tattoo Shop

15 Sea Tattoos That Will Have You Sailing Away

The ocean is both mystifying and terrifying. For centuries, the sea has held a significant place in our culture. It’s a symbol of life, full of turbulent storms and beautiful wonders. It’s no wonder then that we do a lot of sea-themed tattoos. From mermaids to waves, here are some of our favorite ocean-themed tats we’ve done...
Read More
1 2 3 4 19