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My First Tattoo + 6 Things Wish I Knew Then 

Hi friends old and new! Thanks for stopping by this #TATTUESday. ^^ I promised (on Instagram) to start this blog with some helpful information if you’re in the market for a new tattoo, especially your FIRST tattoo. Truthfully, it is things I advise OFTEN and wish I’d been privy to when I chose to get mine.…

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HELLO #TATTUESday, YOKOSO! + $150 Tattoo Gift

Hi friends old and new! I am Imani (イマーニ) K. Brown, international tattoo artist/ illustrator. I am a creative, a dreamer & a go getter. I am also a girl boss. Welcome to my colourful and kawaii tattoo blog, HELLO #TATTUESday! A FOR melanin, BY melanin tattoo blog about … tattoos & stuff. ^^ Just…

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Monthly Tattoo Round-Up | March 2016

Hi friends, family, dreamers and go getters, old and new!!! 💗💗💗 Your friendly tattoo artist here … just breezing through with my monthly tattoo round-up. It’s going to be a new month soon! So I hope you’re organising and planning to successfully crush goals! ^^ Of course it means more organising for me, so be sure to…

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Terra’s Ornametal Kawaii Bakes Tattoo

Hi friends old and new! Happy #TATTUESday and I hope you’re painting your day bright!❤ So, Terra (my kawaii life boo) left me for the West Coast. She and her beau are now living it up in Seattle, Washington. But before she left, we got to spend some quality ink time together. Her kawaii…

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Ladies of Ink Tour + Doc Martens DC + All the Fly Kids

Hi hi #INKPLAY family! We’ve made it to yet another #TATTUESDAY! Hooray for us! 👯✨ Before getting into the meat & potatoes of this post … Hiiii Doc Martens x Ladies of Ink Tour … … I feel the need to apologize and backtrack (with good reason, I PROMISE) on a few things. 💗💕✨ ☆・Dear Ladies…

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Tattooing in NYC + Ladies of Ink Tour, July

Hi #INKPLAY tattoo friends & family, old & new! I’ve been away organizing some phenomenal first tattoo experiences for you. My hope is that it’ll help boost your critical thinking as you’re considering your first tattoo – taking it from fad or fashion to phenomenal. 💗 For a glimpse of 6 things you should know…

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Tattoo Time w/ IKB | That Tattoo Afterglow

Hi friends old and new! Just swinging through with an awesome, body positive, love filled tattoo session from last week. I had two clients make a road trip from NYC just to get tattooed by me. (Thank you sooooo much ;__; Tameka & Jheanell 💗💖💗) Earlier that day, before their scheduled appointments, I had my studio…

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Tattoo Time w/ IKB | Rose & Rosary Add-on + New Painting

Hi hi friends and happy Saturday! You know what time it is! Tattoo time with me! IKB! ^^ This week has been packed but not just with tattoos. It’s cherry blossom season in the States (my favorite time of year) and was happy to usher in spring and beautiful blossoms with a cherry blossom tattoo. I am also SUPER thankful for these beautiful gifts from … Continue reading Tattoo Time w/ IKB | Rose & Rosary Add-on + New Painting

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Tattoo Time w/ IKB | Mehndi Peacock Thigh Piece + Freehand Script Handstyle

Happy Tuesday #INKPLAY family! How’s tattoo life treating you?! I know it’s been a while. Well, a few days! So I wanted to swing through with my tattoo work from the weekend. ✨Mehndi-inspired Peacock Back/Thigh Tattoo Started this fun tattoo on the goddess, Ra this past Thursday. We’re trying to get her right … (and healed!) before her trip to Ethiopia. So we have one … Continue reading Tattoo Time w/ IKB | Mehndi Peacock Thigh Piece + Freehand Script Handstyle