Couple Tattoos: 50+ Awesome Ideas You’ll Want To Ink
Whether you’re thinking of getting ink for your anniversary, wedding or “just because” here are 50+ unique matching couples tattoo ideas you’ll want to ink. Just remember though, tattoos are forever - here’s hoping so is your love! While some of these I have seen before, many of these I haven’t yet seen. Read on for matching tattoo inspiration.
Get a significant date tattooed in roman numerals. It could be a full date, the year your love began, your wedding year or anniversary.
Sayings, phrases or words that are meaningful to each other are great for lovers, partners, friends or brothers / sisters.
Add a themed photo to your catch phrase that reminds you of your love.
I love the idea of having a phrase such as “Soul Mate” broken into two parts, only coming together when you both are near. Just like your love, only when you are together it makes sense.
Another play on the soul mate phrase, I love how the words are only formed when you interlock hands with each other.
Heart tattoos are always popular for couples, perhaps this is a bit extreme, but completely unique nonetheless.
A heart tattoo not unique enough for you? Then ink your heartbeat onto each other.
As per Japanese legend, the gods tie a red string around the little fingers of those who were destined to meet. It is also associated with matchmaker god who is also in charge of marriages. The two people connected by the red thread are destined lovers, regardless of time, place, or circumstances. This magical cord may stretch or tangle, but never break. Known as the red string of fate, red thread of destiny, or red thread of fate. Read more about it here
Reminiscent of post-apocalyptic world movies, BDSM and perhaps the holocaust, I’m sure this tattoo isn’t for everyone, but it will suit someone’s fancy.
Matching Dr. Who Tardis Tattoos for the couples who are fans
When you just fit together perfectly, why not a matching Tetris tattoo?
Sometimes you just need to tell the world you are owned by someone.
Birds of a feather, flock together. Great matching tattoos for friends or lovers.
I love geeky tats, and as a child of the 80’s I love these his and hers pac man tattoos!
Maybe Pac Man isn’t your game, so tattoo the one thing that binds you together for eternity: your game controllers
I love anchors, these his and her matching anchor tattoos with the date remind are just sexy.
With your heart my soul is bound. We <3 pretty sayings for wedding tattoos.
This gives a whole new meaning to the word, “matching” couples tattoo. It’s kind of funny, but cute.
You don’t have to use standard symbols to show your love, just as long as what you get inked is meaningful to you.
In Hebrew these matching couples tattoos say: “I am my beloved’s” ( his and her versions). Unique!
Have each others’ portraits done in silhouette form.
Although we’ve seen this before, we couldn’t resist posting this breaking bad reference.
Sugar skulls, bride and groom, ’till death
For all you computer geeks, you know what this is.
Did you fall in love?
Paul Berkey has inked an amazing vintage skeleton key and lock, a key to my heart, couples tattoo.
There’s something about finding someone who knows your flaws, mistakes and imperfections, yet still finds you perfect. This is actually a lyric from Alanis Morissette’s song, Everything, but oh so appropriate for those in love.
He is your King and you are his Queen. Love this style over the K and Q poker card tattoos I have found.
Sexy, geometric, connecting couples tattoo.
Matching colorful candle lamp tattoos, love the uniqueness of this.
If you’re going to ink a cliché couples tattoo then please do it in a pretty way such as this “I love her / I love him” ink
Hugs and Kisses are super sweet and loving and can be cleverly hid in many different spots on your body. Maybe in a place only her or she knows of!
Hearts, music and ice cream? Need I say more???
Because it’s always 4:20 somewhere
I love when there is a story behind the tattoo. The ying yang symbol and calla lily both represent the joining of the male and female elements. If you want to read this couple’s story, check out the image source link above.
Montague and Capulet, Romeo and Juliet themed Shakespeare tattoos for a romantic couple!
If We Go Down, We Go Down Together - lyric tattoos are always popular. (From There’s No I in Team by Taking Back Sunday)
Because all love should be equal.
Artwork from an album by The Arcade Fire
This unique wrap around tattoo only has meaning when you hold hands.
Because your relationship rocks, of course!
Couples tattoos can be super cute, and this tattoo with an infinity symbol intertwined in the shape of the heart is particularly sweet.
If you met somewhere in particular, or like traveling together, country / location tattoos have special meaning
Matching love tattoos on your wedding day
I love interlocking tattoos, especially sweet sayings like this finger tattoo spells: Faithful
Sound wave couples tattoo of “I Love You” spoken to each other.
Because love is blind…
Because love should be forever
Declare your newly married status - a symbol of you joined together with a simple & (ampersand) sign.
Stay true my inked friends and brides to be!
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