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25 EYE-CATCHING SURREALISM TATTOO

Surrealism is one of the most popular art movements in the 20th century that concentrates on fantasy and imagination. Surrealist artists were eager to create the vision of reality and dream through their piece of art. This is the main...

TATTOO ART – HISTORY AND MORE

Tattoo art, resembling as symbols, signatures or religious signs, has been around for thousands of years. Humans have been marking their bodies with tattoos for beauty, for showing bravery or even some kind of punishment and torture. Reaching down below...

1984 COLLECTION: MOST ICONIC TRADITIONAL STYLE TATTOOS

Traditional style tattoos have been well-known for a long long time and there are great reasons behind it. It’s famous for its iconic design with bold black lines wrapped up artwork and vibrant colors. By having a traditional tattoo inked...

5 MOST COMMON TYPES OF TATTOO TO GET INKED

When it comes to inking, most people prefer some types of tattoos that have some extraordinary features to stand out from the crowd. But since the number of people getting tattoos is increasing rapidly, it’s easy to find out some...

5 BEST TATTOO STUDIO IN HANOI FOR FOREIGNERS

Tattoos and piercing have been one of the most well-known forms of art that are used to express personal characteristics for hundreds of years. No matter how large or small you want your tattoo to be, these tattoo studios got...

NEO-TRADITIONAL TATTOOS: WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW

Neo-traditional tattoos often appear in bold and vibrant colors along with details like pearl or laces. This tattoo style makes a perfect blend between traditional tattoo techniques of American and art history. Come and sit down, join us on the...

WATERCOLOR TATTOOS: TIPS TO KEEP THEM LONG-LASTING

In the last few years, the watercolor tattoo has been the most favorite of many tattoo lovers. Trendy, fashionable, unique and gorgeous, no wonder why the popularity of watercolor tattoo is booming in thousands and thousands of designs. However, just...

1984’S RECOMMENDATION: 5 FAMOUS TATTOO STYLES

As a beginner, getting to know and select a decent tattoo style for your first one is not easy. It is also very important to understand and choose wisely when it comes to tattoo styles, so we thought it would...

MINI TATTOO – DOS & DON’TS

Mini tattoos are both trendy and humble to have. A mini tattoo is a charming choice for anyone new to tattoo. Here’s our instruction with Dos and Don’ts before having one.  WHAT TO DO 1. Research is really important Before...

MANDALA TATTOOS – MEANING AND DESIGN

Mandala tattoos are originated from ancient India, which represent the universe. These tattoos are a form of art that has a deep meaning of spiritual and ritual practices for centuries. 1. What is a Mandala Tattoo? Mandala, which means “circle”...

FAMILY & COUPLE TATTOO: 5 IDEAS THAT WILL KEEP YOU IN LOVE

There are thousands of ways to say “I love you” to your family and significant others. But getting a family-couple related tattoo is a great way to show love and appreciation. Carrying a piece that reminds you of your family...

NOT JUST A TATTOO STUDIO – HERE WE’RE CREATING ART

Your body is a canvas and 1984 Tattoo Studio has the best artists to make the canvas greater than ever. More than just a tattoo shop, 1984’s has much more to offer. Located in the charming heart of Ha Noi...

STOP SEARCHING “TATTOO NEAR ME” – SEARCH FOR 1984 TATTOO STUDIO

Stop scrolling through those “tattoo near me” places without knowing clearly about their works. With 1984 Tattoo Studio, you can just relax and have the best quality tattoo as you wish. 1984 Tattoo & Piercing Studio - 50 Ba Trieu,...

DARUMA TATTOOS – THE PERFECT TATTOO FOR JAPANESE ART LOVERS

Daruma Dolls are one of the most popular forms of Japanese folk art, so, naturally, Daruma Tattoos are so famous. In the form of a round-ish, bold color, Daruma Tattoos reflect more than just a lucky charm. 1. Daruma tattoos...

6 THINGS TO LOOK FOR WHEN CHOOSING A TATTOO STUDIO NEAR YOU

  Given that you have just searched “how to choose a tattoo shop” you are likely on the verge of getting your very first tattoo – so congratulations! Exciting times aside, it can be a bit daunting deciding how to...

The Many Stages of a Healing Tattoo

1984 Tattoo Studio is your number one destination for everything tattoos — finding a shop, preparing for your first tattoo, learning more about the tattoo community. Our guides are meant as a toolkit to help you be the best client...

How To Prepare For Your First Tattoo

You have put down your deposit and your session is booked - so what can you do to prepare for the pain of your first tattoo? 1984 Tattoo Studio is your number one destination for everything tattoos — finding a...

Tales From Earthsea: Powerful Dragon Tattoos

There are just as many folk tales and legends of dragons as there are dragon tattoos, and we're not mad about it at all. Okay, so Tales From Earthsea is this really awesome book full of essays and fantasy stories...

No Rose Without A Thorn: Rose Tattoos To Make You Swoon

They may be painful to get, but these rose tattoos will make you wish you had more skin to cover in ink. There are many myths and legends surrounding the creation of the rose. Its beauty, its fragrance, even the...

How to Select Good Tattoo Studios & Designs

  1. Tattoo Guide: Brief History Of Tattooing   Tattoo History - 1984 Tattoo and Piercing Studio - Tattoo Hanoi   As of you may have already know, tattoos are created by inserting colored materials beneath the skins surface. The...

We All Float Down Here With Our ‘It’ Tattoos

Pennywise the Dancing Clown is back in the box office smash "It." I hate clowns, I have always hated clowns, and I'm pretty sure that I will hate clowns until the day I die. But for some perverse reason I...

The Only Guide For Tattoo Aftercare You Will Ever Need

Follow these essential tips in caring for your newest addition. Now that you've left the studio, it's your job to maintain the healing of your beautiful new piece. Each and every tattoo will go through a healing process, one that...

The Shape of Things: Geometric Tattoos

These awesome geometric tattoos will leave you needing new ink, and soon! It's funny, isn't it? Most artists hate mathematic equations, but sacred geometry is where the two meet: math meets art. The beauty of this is that geometric tattoos...

Tattoos of the Villains That Keep Harry Potter on His Toes

Some say Lord Voldemort is He-Who-Should-Not-Be-Tattooed, but we vehemently disagree. All good storytellers understand that even the most appealing and virtuous hero is worthless if they aren’t paired with a terrifying villain. The more formidable the bad guy, the better...

Tremendous Traditional Japanese Dragon Tattoos

Indomitable is our series where we examine the meaning behind our favorite motifs from traditional Japanese tattoos (Irezumi). In this installment, we’re looking at one of the most powerful icons in the art form — dragons. Make sure to check...

Ages Like Fine Wine: Black and Grey Tattoos

Black and grey tattoos have been likened to fine wine because they just get better and better with age. Black and grey tattoos are just like the tag line says, they age like fine wine...as time goes by, they settle...

Listen to Tattoo Artist’s Advices

  Recently, a Texas man went swimming in the Gulf of Mexico a mere five days after getting freshly tattooed — and died. His tattoo, an open wound still at that point in the healing process, was infected by Vibrio...

It’s Summer Time! Protect Your Tattoo Properly

We all want to soak up those rays, but you don't want to ruin that tattoo you love so much. Memorial Day Weekend has come and gone, and school is almost out. It’s that time of the year when the...

What To Expect With A Custom’s Tattoo

You’ve decided you want original art rather than flash — how do you go about getting what you want? Flash (pre-made drawings you can choose from the artist as is, with no alterations) has its place, and we love flash,...

The Face of Love: Portrait Tattoos

These portrait tattoos will remind just how powerful a beautiful face can be. These portrait tattoos will remind you the power of a look...of the emotion a face can imbue with just one glance. With style, ease, and sometimes a...

How Does a Tattoo Actually Work

The science behind why your tattoo doesn’t last forever and ever. The science behind a tattoo is one of the oldest processes in history, even if our ancient ancestors didn’t entirely know the biology behind their art. Just as people...

German Doctor Demands Soccer Teams Ban Tattoos

While arguing that tattoo ink poisons the blood, a German doctor calls for elite soccer teams to ban their players from getting tattooed. As the only player to ever win the coveted Balon d’Or five times, Lionel Messi is likely...

FIFA World Cup: Lots of Soccer Dudes with Cool Tattoos

With the World Cup about to commence the final game, we take a look at why tattoos are so popular among the teams. If you've been watching the World Cup games, and about half of the world's population is, you've...

3,000 Years Ago, Tattoos Were Done With Volcanic Glass Tools

As if getting tattoos wasn't badass enough, ancient tattoo artists used tools made from volcanic glass. Tattoos are pretty much a sure sign that a person is badass. At the very least, they can withstand the pain that comes with...