Couples tattoos are an excellent way to express your shared love. They hold extra-special meaning in that they last forever, just like your love for your significant other. If you have recently celebrated an anniversary or tied the knot or you’re just feeling extra in love, couples tattoos could be the perfect gesture for you and your partner to make together.
Couples tattoos come in all shapes, sizes, and colors. However, small tattoos that are shared are the easiest to agree on so they represent the majority of these types of matching tattoos. If you’d like some great ideas for your own tattoos, scroll through the latest and greatest ones that we’ve rounded up. They’ll charm their way into your heart. Discover some truly lovely ink below.
We’re Talking All Things Ink and Romance! Check Out These Clever Couples Tattoos.
Here’s a pair of couples tattoos that really bring the romance. We find single-line designs of a couple engaged in a kiss.
On Angels’ Wings
Couples tattoos that come together to form a whole of something are a great idea. These two wings look fantastic next to one another.
Matching Frame Tattoos
Wow! These couples tattoos can stand on their own but also look spectacular when shown together. They have the same color theme and look both warm and mysterious.
Abstract Yet Complementary
Here’s a completely abstract design that’s replicated in different colors for tattoos that complement each other but they aren’t identical which is nice.
One of the most popular schemes for couples tattoos is the king and queen imagery from playing cards. Crowns are also popular choices.
Watercolor tattoos are a huge trend today. We find a pair done in the style that seem to fit together.
Bugs and Lola
Cute characters help bring a sense of nostalgia and cuteness to couples tattoos. These Looney Tunes are a hit.
Bart In Love
We find a Bart-Cupid on these forearm tattoos. Stay weird, folks.
Ring tattoos are mildly popular today. If you’d prefer ink to a metal, you know what to do.
One and Only
“Her one,” and “His only,” are tattooed in contrasting fonts for these couples tattoos. If you’d like something straightforward, a design similar might be perfect for you and yours.
A sun and moon scheme is popular among couples tattoos today. If you’re both into space and celestial bodies, go for it!
A Key to a Heart
Here’s another popular idea that finds a key to a heart locket. It’s a bit on the nose but if you’re into it, it can be done beautifully.
A couple of lovely lotus flowers might do the trick for you both. It’s an understated design that looks sophisticated on its own or paired with another.
A couple of kawaii pandas can kill they’re so precious. Consider the animals you both love for ink inspiration.
A tattoo that combines two fingerprints is a popular idea today and it does hold meaning as an indexical image. The heart shape they form does not hurt a thing.
We find a scene come together when these tattoos inspired by Pulp Fiction meet. Turn to the movies you both love to find inspiration in an unlikely place.
The Book of Love
We find a pair of small books done with a razor-sharp line. A heart shape sweetens the deal. For a couple of book-lovers, you could do no better.
These couples tattoos imagine a connection formed by a red thread. It’s a creative idea that you could easily riff on.
Beauty and the Beast
Disney tattoos are surprisingly popular among couples tattoos. These are inspired by Beauty and the Beast and we feel as if the Beast got the raw end of the deal here, but do you, folks.
Is home where your other person is? These couples tattoos of tiny houses could be the right option for you.
Did you know that puffing mate for life? That makes them a most fitting choice for your romantic couples tattoos.
These women went for a beautiful portrait with roses. It’s simple and, yes, it is bliss.
Here’s one of the more successful examples of chess piece tattoos of a King and Queen. It’s a popular idea that can go wrong so make sure you find an artist with a proven track record to tattoo you.
Here, we find a double visual metaphor for fitting together. One way of expressing it was just not enough!
Forget Me Nots
How sweet are these forget me not couples tattoos? We find them to be exceptionally special. It’s a great idea that you and your partner could run with.
Live and Love
As we mentioned, sun and moon couples tattoos are everywhere. They are a great idea but know that you’ll be in good company.
You’ve got mail! We find a couple of love letters here that are simple yet effective.
Matching Without Matching
This couple picked two designs from the tattoo artist’s flash that have a similar style and color. That makes these tattoos excellent on their own but even more special when seen together.
How cool are these floral umbrellas? It’s a very unique idea that we only saw once. Think of other objects that can work as symbols of protection and safety.
Wow! These black rose tattoos are really something. Contrasting yet matching images will always be a winner in this category.
In the Cards
We find our friends, the sun and moon, once more. This time, they’ve been imagined inside a pair of tarot-like cards. Take a look at the white ink the artist has used for a highlight. It’s a great idea and you can request the same.
Hearts on Fire
We leave you with a pair of hearts that feel like quintessential couples tattoos. These two are on fire which proves a playful and fun design choice.
Wow! Did you fall in love with some of these couples tattoos? We sincerely hope you found some worthy options and that you’ve found the right design to persuade your S.O. to go to the tattoo shop with you. Congratulations on your love and happy tattooing!
Andrew is a Chicago-based writer who enjoys finding the best of the internet, obsessively making lists, and cooking for friends. After studying Film and Art History, he developed a deep love for both topics. Celebrity news, pop culture, and stories that bring people together are his passions.
- 1 We’re Talking All Things Ink and Romance! Check Out These Clever Couples Tattoos.
- 1.1 Single-Line Kiss
- 1.2 On Angels’ Wings
- 1.3 Matching Frame Tattoos
- 1.4 Abstract Yet Complementary
- 1.5 The Royals
- 1.6 Watercolor Hearts
- 1.7 Micro Hearts
- 1.8 Bugs and Lola
- 1.9 Bart In Love
- 1.10 Rings
- 1.11 One and Only
- 1.12 Celestial Bodies
- 1.13 A Key to a Heart
- 1.14 Lotus Flowers
- 1.15 Panda Love
- 1.16 The Prints
- 1.17 Pulpy
- 1.18 The Book of Love
- 1.19 The Thread
- 1.20 Beauty and the Beast
- 1.21 Home
- 1.22 Puffins
- 1.23 With Roses
- 1.24 Chess Pieces
- 1.25 Puzzle Pieces
- 1.26 Forget Me Nots
- 1.27 Live and Love
- 1.28 Love Letters
- 1.29 Matching Without Matching
- 1.30 Staying Dry
- 1.31 Black Roses
- 1.32 In the Cards
- 1.33 Hearts on Fire
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