We've all seen the sleeve tats and elaborate designs, but there might be a trend you're sleeping on. 


If you are intimidated by the idea of a complex, high-intensity imprint on your body - tiny tattoos are your answer. Sometimes the coolest designs don't need to be over the top, instead, they can be intimate and effortless. 

Not only does it hurt less, but the nuanced art form also has a simplistic elegance that puts it at par with large, complex ink. 

Whether you're tattooing your inner thigh, sternum or ribcage, dainty tattoos have become the go-to option for the ink-shy.

If you're looking to get in on the action, the internet is overflowing with inventive tattoo ideas and we scoured it so you don't have to.

Here are some tiny tattoo ideas to get you started:

Butterflies

Flowers

Quotes

Hearts