Published Feb 23, 2016
Diamonds aren't the only thing that last forever. Tell us where you'd go to get inked for life.
"Sooo much love for Apex! I can't recommend Melissa, Josh and all the artists here enough. Professional, friendly and..."
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"…Sooo much love for Apex! I can't recommend Melissa, Josh and all the artists here enough. Professional, friendly and beyond talented in a squeaky clea…"
"…I had a large hydra (7 headed dragon) done by the owner and people never stop talking about how great the color looks after almost 4 years. This plac…"
"…I had never been there before but heard it was a great place. I went in and Doug had an opening in his schedule (now I know why.) I asked for an outli…"
"…I've been getting tattooed by Scott for over 20 years. Love him long time! The shop has such a great atmosphere, which is really important for anyone …"
"…I took my 11 year old daughter in to get her ears pierced rather than the scary gun places at the mall. I still have issues with my mall piercings a…"
"…Sacred Rose Tattoo is different than most of the shops I've visited and I really enjoy the vibe. From their eclectic music tastes, Karen's uniforms o…"
"…Best Tattoo's in the City! Go to Salem!
- Jevir sent you…"
I highly recommend this shop and I'm looking forward to having work done there in the future. I've got to spend some time in shop and t…"
"…Freddy and the guys @ Temple Tattoo are some of the kindest people you'll ever meet. When they work on you, they do it with love and care, always maki…"
"…I'm lucky enough to have work on both of my arms from Idle Hand Tattoo Studio. All of my experiences with Idle Hand have been wonderful. Everything …"
"…Baraby does really great work great ink and he knows who to hire because my first one was done many years ago from greg Rojas sorry if I spelled name …"
"…Locations in Berkeley and Walnut Creek! Perfect place to get piereced! I wouldn't trust anyone else!…"
"…best tattoo shop! been looking around for awhile and finally found the perfect place. Jared hooked my up with a sick chest piece. thanks castro tatt!…"
"…The talent there alone is some of the best I've ever seen, but it also has some of the nicest people I've had the privilege to meet and talk to, and t…"
"…Rian truly loves the art of tattooing and it shows..his originality and line work far surpasses most here in the city..My go to guy for creativity...…"
"…Tattoos looked amazing!!! Great guys :) We ended up buying them all pizza to show our appreciation! :) Couldn't recommend them enough!…"
"…This shop is great the only shop I go to ! And demo and his crew is the only people I trust with my body and skin ! I get all mine and my friends tart…"
"…I brought a friend in for her b-day and we had her infant with us. The ladies in there were fantastic. They took breaks to let my friend nurse the b…"
"…I've spent a lot of time researching tattoo shops in the Bay Area that would do traditional filipino stuff and found Lucky Van's. I finally went in (I…"
"…I have had some ink done at various Tattoo shops and had my last piece done at Picture Machine by Marco....Great work, Great artist, Great shop. I wi…"
"…I love it here. The guys in the shop are very nice and funny. Eric is my artist and does an amazing job. …"
"…I got a beautiful tattoo in memory of my brother here. I had great service (from Andrew) and have had many compliments on the tattoo. The shop was c…"
"…My first tattoo, and I wanted it to be local, as I love my community and choose to shop where I live. In this day and age, to find amazing talent AND…"
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