Pug Tattoo Story – Tribute to the Beautiful Creature

It’s always lovely to hear stories behind great pug tattoos. Here is a great example of a tattoo, which has a special place in its owners’ heart. Thanks to Cody for sharing this with us! “This is Creature the first dog I had on my own. He was my best friend and brought a smile and laughter to me everyday. He didn’t know a stranger and wanted all the attention on him. He was more…

Pug Tattoo Story – Memorial Tattoo of Java the Pug

We love it when we get tattoo submissions with amazing stories behind their pug tattoos, and this is certainly one of them. Thanks to Heather for sharing her beautiful memorial tattoo of Java the Pug. I had my pug tattoo done recently, in the summer. My husband and I got married in January 1999 . I always loved pugs, for my 23rd birthday that year, he looked for a pug for me. He found a…

Manchester International Tattoo Show (UK) – Tattoo Convention August 2013

If you love tattoos, you’ll most likely love tattoo conventions. Tattoo conventions are always exciting, especially when there are lots of awesome tattooers taking part in them, and Manchester International Tattoo Show surely meets this criteria. Manchester International Tattoo Show will take place this summer on the weekend of 3rd and 4th of August 2013 at Manchester Central. We think Manchester is really a great city for tattoo enthusiasts, with two major tattoo conventions taking…

Manchester Tattoo Tea Party 2013 (Photos)

So we went to Manchester Tattoo Tea Party 2013 today, which took place at Event City in Manchester, UK. It was really an awesome and enjoyable day! We got to see lots of amazing tattoo artists from around the UK, as well as non-tattoo artists who were selling their paintings/drawings etc. We even saw some shops selling pug t-shirts, which was pretty amazing to see! The tattoo convention will also continue tomorrow (Sunday March 3rd)…

English Tea Party with a Twist (of Tattoo) – March 2013

So when you hear the term, ‘English Tea Party’, you would automatically register this as some sort of gathering of posh ‘ladies’ and ‘gentlemen’, this may not sound like the most exciting thing. However when tattoos are involved, this would be a whole lot different, especially if this is in Manchester, UK. And this IS really happening for the second year, although the ‘Tea’ part may not be so relevant. This is a really exciting…

‘New Year, New Pug Tattoo’ Upcoming UK Tattoo Conventions: Jan – May 2013

Happy New Year to all the Lucky Pug blog readers! New Year = New (Pug) Tattoo? We think so, and what better way to get a pug tattoo than going to tattoo conventions where you’ll find lots of awesome tattoo artists from all over the world. With such a wide range of tattooists specialising in different tattoo styles, a tattoo convention is just an ideal place for you to find one to do your next…

Tattoo Stats – Who Likes Tattoos More, Men or Women? And What Age Range?

We all know tattoos are becoming more and more popular today, and it is really great to see people are more open minded about tattoos. Today, we look at some interesting facts abut tattoos across the UK and the USA. From the graphs above, you can see in the USA, tattoos are the most popular amongst in the age range between 18 and 29. 49% – this is almost half of all people in the…

Pug Tattoo Story – Jessica’s Very Own Lucky Pug

As all pug owners know, pugs are caring and comforting dogs. Here we have a great story, which shows how true this is to the point of the owner, Jessica had her pug, Ares tattooed on her. We really love this tattoo and story, and we’re sure you will too! My name is Jessica Schreiber and I got the tattoo from Matt Brotka at Salvation Tattoo in Richmond. Ares was a total impulse by in…

Exciting News for Miami Ink & NY Ink’s Ami James Fans – ‘Love Hate Social Club’ Tattoo Studio to Open in November 2012

This is great news for us UK tattoo lovers, Ami James of ‘Miami Ink’ and ‘NY Ink’ is opening a new tattoo studio in London, UK. The shop will be called ‘Love Hate Social Club’, named after his other two tattoo studios in the US; Miami Ink’s ‘Love Hate tattoos’ and NY Ink’s ‘Wooster Street Social Club’. Having tattooed a number of celebrities, including Tila tequila, Craig Ferguson, Johnny Messner, Ami James has established himself…

Pug Tattoo Story – Who needs Pulp Fiction when you have Pug Fiction?

All pug tattoo are awesome, but today we had to share this funny story, which led to a quirky and unique pug tattoo. It’s a tattoo on the arm of Matt Lowe from Barnsley in the UK. We’re sure you’ll love it as much as we do! Here is my tattoo of my pug, Doug.  It was tattooed by the american artist Cecil Porter whilst doing a guest spot at Thou Art in Sheffield.  It…