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Old 10-10-2005, 07:20 AM   #11
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Love all the tats, everyone, esp. the Born to Knit. That is just amazing.

I have a couple myself - a butterfly and a turtle - nothing as edgy as a skull with knitting needles stuck through it! :D
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Old 10-10-2005, 09:26 AM   #12
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I started at age 21. I now have 4 and am still waiting to get 1 more.

I have 2 dove facing each other under a small heart on my ankle, a heart and flower with my DH's name inside, a strange tribal thing on my calf (don't know what it is, I just loved the pic the tat artist was doodling when I walked in ), and a humming bird on my neck with vines trailing down to my shoulder wrapping around my name (which btw the tat artist decided to spell "Apryl" for artistic sake).

The one I want is 2 sea horses (cartoony cute ones) facing each other with their tail interwining and then putting my son's names by each one.

But that yarn scull thing is pretty cool
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Old 10-10-2005, 11:15 AM   #13
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When I turned 40, I got my first tattoo for my birthday while visiting back east. It was done by a woman in Lewes, Deleware who had won best tattoo'd female in the whole wide world. Her entire leg was a huge jungle scene and very cool. Well, mine was a little butterfly on my ankle that took all of seven minutes!

I decided then, that wasn't so bad, I'll do this every year for my birthday! Well, the next year, off my husband and I went to the tattoo parlor....he was buying it for my present. I gave the man the picture I wanted...Winnie the Pooh w/a butterfly net chasing a butterly and had it put on my other ankle. This one took about two and a half hours and was some of the worse pain I have ever experienced....needless to say, I have missed my birthday tattoos the last seven years, but each time we go to Hawaii, I always say I am going to get a henna one on my foot....perhaps this December when we are there.

The skull and yarn between the boobs is a bit wild for my tastes, but it is interesting!

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Old 10-10-2005, 11:42 AM   #14
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One of the girls in my knitting group got this a few weeks ago
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Old 10-10-2005, 11:43 AM   #15
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Now THAT's cool!!
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Old 10-10-2005, 11:46 AM   #16
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great pic, Silver!
nice tats. all of you!
mine's just a heart/thorns/banner on right shoulder where kemp's friend has hers.
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Old 10-10-2005, 12:22 PM   #17
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Oh man... that born to knit tattoo is awesome! I love the one Kemp posted too. very cool. I have 5 tattoos, but I only have a picture of two right now. They're both on my upper back (and no, my name is not Dharma).

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Old 10-10-2005, 01:04 PM   #18
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There has to be a correlation between the amount women knit and the number of tattoo's they have. Maybe a facination with needles :D
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Old 10-10-2005, 01:18 PM   #19
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Love the ink
LOL...could be the fascination with needles, but I didn't knit until after I got all of my tats....I mean...expect for the one on my foot (which took many, many hours bc there was a great deal of pain involved, but it's the only one that has hurt a bit) where 'flying to knit' wore off !! My son has done 90% of my work & when he gets back in it...I have to have some type of knitting icon....I do so love the yarn with sticks in it ...but I have many others in mind & he can do tattoo most anything
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Old 10-10-2005, 01:23 PM   #20
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Liz, your dharma tattoo is GORGEOUS!!! Really really pretty.
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