Believe it or not, there are actually a lot of chef tattoos that exist today, and though they are mostly obtained by those who cook, others still appreciate their beauty. In fact, most people, after seeing how well they are done and how nice chef tattoos look when finished, are surprised that they hadn’t heard of them before, and sometimes even consider taking up cooking so that they can get one for themselves!
For those unfamiliar with chef tattoos, the list below will help prove to you that, regardless of your current cooking talent, considering one for yourself might not be such a bad idea.
1. A Cutting Knife That Reads “Chef Life”
A nice colorless design that only a true chef could obtain.
A Cutting Knife That Reads “Chef Life”
2. “Once A Chef, Always A Chef”
Not only is this a great tattoo for chefs, but given the three dimensional style that was used, it is also a great design for others to look at.
“Once A Chef, Always A Chef”
3. “Anyone Can Cook, But Only The Fearless Can Be Great”
A chef Ratatouille tattoo design, with a nice cooking related quote.
“Anyone Can Cook, But Only The Fearless Can Be Great”
4. A Forearm Tattoo That Only An Experienced Chef Could Fully Understand
Not only are the chef’s knifes listed out in detail right beside each other, but there are ingredients listed as well!
A Forearm Tattoo That Only An Experienced Chef Could Fully Understand
5. A Pastry Chef Upper Leg Tattoo
Colored in well and equipped with vastly detailed designs, this tattoo is another great example of just how creative some chef tattoos can be.
A Pastry Chef Upper Leg Tattoo
6. A Black And Grey Chef Skull
This one may freak a few people out, however, it is very unique and even features a knife being held between the skeleton chef’s teeth!
A Black And Grey Chef Skull
7. A Lettered Chef’s Tattoo, Across The Knuckles
With a font made of knifes and some well done shading, this unique design is one that all chefs can truly appreciate.
A Lettered Chef’s Tattoo, Across The Knuckles
8. “Stay Hungry”
Though this design is rather simplistic, featuring only a small fork twirling a spaghetti covered meatball, it appears to be very well done and the bold font certainly sticks out well.
9. A Bunch Of Colorful Knifes, Pots, And Pans
Different from all preceding images, this design was taken from one arm over to the other, covering both the left and right forearms’ majority.
A Bunch Of Colorful Knifes, Pots, And Pans
10. Another Great Skull Chef Knife Tattoo Design
Done solely in grey ink and a traditional tattooing style, this skull chef knife design is another brutal way of letting the world know you like to cook.
Another Great Skull Chef Knife Tattoo Design
11. A Day Of The Dead Style Chef’s Skull
As you can see, this design not only features a neat blue skull, but a kitchen knife, and a small quote as well.
A Day Of The Dead Style Chef’s Skull
12. A Culinary Pig Chef Tattoo Design
Perhaps the best way to show you’re a chef without including any knifes, quotes or ingredients, is by culinarily mapping out the sections of a pig on your forearm.
A Culinary Pig Chef Tattoo Design
13. A Very Creepy Chef Tattoo, To Say The Least
Not only does this kitchen knife appear to be coming through his skin, but it also shows the reflection of another individual..let’s hope he plans on cooking food, not people!
A Very Creepy Chef Tattoo, To Say The Least
14. Some Neat Watercolored Chef Tools
Different from every other one of the designs listed, this tattoo, which features some well-known chef tools, is done is in a watercolor style, making it not only unique, but also very noticeable.