26 Tasteful Knuckle Tattoo Ideas

The beauty of a knuckle tattoo lies in the fact that even though it does not cover a large space of your body, no other tattoo can beat it when it comes to amassing attention. They are the torchbearers for the saying: Small is beautiful. They express a lot of ideas without using a lot of ink.

An interesting aspect of knuckle tattooing is that generally, knuckle tattoos are inked only on eight fingers. Unless it’s a necessity, the thumbs are hardly ever used. Mostly we find people using two words, one for each hand. When joined together they form an idea that the wearer wishes to express. Love Hate, Game Over, Hell Yeah are some of the most common knuckle tattoos that we come across. The knuckle tattoos, as already mentioned, is a quick way to garner attention as they are in one of the most visible places of a human body. This same point can also act as a drawback. Also, as the fingers are used more than any other part, it requires greater care and attention. Still, with a little care they can be a great addition to your body. If you are looking for some knuckle tattoo ideas, the following collection could inspire you.

Lady Luck Tattoo

The tattoo, with its stylish font and dark shade is your perfect ally to seduce lady luck.

Lady Luck Tattoo

Lady Luck Tattoo

Rich Life Tattoo

Not only does it sport the words Rich Life in a stylish font, the tattoo also comprises of minute drawings above and below it that add some extra charm.

Rich Life Tattoo

Rich Life Tattoo

Patience Knuckle Tattoo

This tattoo reminds the wearer that even though patience is bitter, its fruit is sweet.

Patience Knuckle Tattoo

Patience Knuckle Tattoo

Doomsday Tattoo

This tattoo urges a person to live his life without failing his moral duties as the doomsday will sooner or later descend upon him.

Doomsday Tattoo

Doomsday Tattoo

Beat Down Tattoo

This tattoo could either mean that the person is dejected or that he is planning to defeat someone.

Beat Down Tattoo

Beat Down Tattoo

Fine Gent Tattoo

This red and black colored tattoo proclaims the wearer to be a fine gentleman indeed.

Fine Gent Tattoo

Fine Gent Tattoo

Born Poet Tattoo

The person wearing this beautiful tattoo has one thing to convey: I am a poet and I know it.

Born Poet Tattoo

Born Poet Tattoo

Die Alone Tatoo

This tattoo is an indication to the often forgotten fact that everyone, no matter how rich or poor, dies alone.

Die Alone Tatoo

Die Alone Tatoo

Inventory Tattoo

This tattoo lists out the interests of a person as little pictures on each knuckle.

Inventory Tattoo

Inventory Tattoo

Self Made Tatoo

The sassy color combination only accentuates the message that the tattoo hopes to convey.

Self Made Tatoo

Self Made Tatoo

Love Tattoo

Placed on top of fancy adornment, the dark shades give the tattoo a royal look.

Love Tattoo

Love Tattoo

Outline Symbol Tattoo

With just the outlines, this tattoo consists of an assortment of various symbols.

Outline Symbol Tattoo

Outline Symbol Tattoo

Hell Knuckle Tattoo

The shiny black color and the peculiar font style look good together, a match made in hell.

Hell Knuckle Tattoo

Hell Knuckle Tattoo

Tribal Hand Tattoo

This tribal tattoo starting from the wrist and extending to the fingers is a stunning piece of artwork.

Tribal Hand Tattoo

Tribal Hand Tattoo

Good Work Tattoo

This tattoo sees the marriage of simplicity with elegance making the motivational words a treat to look at.

Good Work Tattoo

Good Work Tattoo

Dark Side Tattoo

The color red is effectively combined with black to give this tattoo a devilish look that further reinforces its message Dark Side.

Dark Side Tattoo

Dark Side Tattoo

Copy This Tattoo

Another red and black colored tattoo; this tattoo challenges all to match the greatness achieved by the wearer.

Copy This Tattoo

Copy This Tattoo

Dripping Thug Life

This dripping ink tattoo is a tribute to the legendary Tupac Shakur who coined the word Thug life.

Dripping Thug Life

Dripping Thug Life

Maori Knuckle Tattoo

This Maori tattoo is an enthralling piece of art that pays tribute to the indigenous Maori tribe.

Maori Knuckle Tattoo

Maori Knuckle Tattoo

Latin Knuckle Tattoo

The words are inked in Latin. Vita means life and Mors mean death, representing the only certainties in life.

Latin Knuckle Tattoo

Latin Knuckle Tattoo

Live Life Tattoo

The tattoo designed in bold caps urges everyone to start living life to its fullest.

Live Life Tattoo

Live Life Tattoo

Stay True Tattoo

The half blue and half black colored motivational tattoo inspires people to stay true to themselves.

Stay True Tattoo

Stay True Tattoo

Homesick Knuckle Tattoos

The simple font style of the tattoo is perfect as it effortlessly manages to convey the person’s emotion.

Homesick Knuckle Tattoos

Homesick Knuckle Tattoos

Inspirational Tattoo

An inspirational tattoo to say the least, this tattoo, clearly represents the thin line separating life and death.

Inspirational Tattoo

Inspirational Tattoo

Tribal Cross Tattoo

The tribal cross tattoo, even though inked only one finger, is a constant reminder of the person’s faith.

Tribal Cross Tattoo

Tribal Cross Tattoo

Card Player Tattoo

Highly popular among gamblers, this tattoo sport a different card symbol on each of the fingers. The half shades represent the fluctuating fortunes involved in gambling.

Card Player Tattoo

Card Player Tattoo

 

If you like this article, you might be interested in some of our other articles on Life Tattoos, Terrible Tattoos, Hair Tattoos and Thug Life Tattoos.

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