The sword often features in rich tattoo designs showing the warrior spirit. The slim sharp blade and the intricate handle of the sword, make for gorgeous tattoos. You often find people getting inked with sword tattoos to show their never-say-die attitude to life. A sword can hold many meanings, giving the tattoo design a fresh and symbolic value. A sword wrapped with text banners saying ‘Live’ ‘Laugh’ and ‘Love’, expresses the tattoo wearer’s wish for a deep and meaningful life.
You often find the sword in intricate tattoos showing the different sides of love. The association of the sword with medieval times gives romantic tattoos a special flavor. Roses climbing up vines often feature in sword tattoo designs. Red roses framing the top of a sword indicate the power of love. Yellow roses and a heart beside a sword, sometimes show the conflict of love and pure friendship. You also find swords piercing red hearts, in passionate tattoos worn by music lovers. The text banner wrapping the heart usually holds the name of the music band, such as Bon Jovi. A sword pointing straight up, indicates the wish to rise higher. You also find tattoos showing ancient samurai warriors holding swords. Check out these sword tattoos:
An intricately etched sword points downward, in this vertical design upper arm tattoo. The text banner says, ‘Livestrong’.
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