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Flyrite Tattoo NYC

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Flyrite Tattoo

Address: 492 Metropolitan Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11211

Phone: (718) 599-9443

Tattoo Artists: Steven Huie, Mike Lucena, Fernando Lions

Tattoo Profile: Walk-ins are welcome, but subject to availability. Consultations are free. We don’t take appointments over the phone or by email. Come in to set your appointment, discuss your tattoo and ask any questions about pricing, timing, etc.

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Coffey Shop Tattoos NYC

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Coffey Shop Tattoos

Address: 21-36 44th Rd, Long Island City, NY 11101

Phone: (718) 218-6532

Tattoo Artists: Gene Coffey, George Bardadim

Tattoo Profile: The shop is just a couple blocks away from PS1, the corpse of 5 points and a lot of other great sites that Long Island City has to offer. If you haven't been out to Queens lately you should come check it out. There's a booming art scene and some really great eats.And now some unique custom tattoos.

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Red Rocket Tattoo NYC

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Red Rocket Tattoo

Address: 78 West 36th Street New York, NY 10018

Phone: (212) 736-3001

Tattoo Artists: Mike Bellamy, Adam Guy Hays, Max Shoberg, Derek Martinez, Erica Flannes, Thomas Leyh, Shannon Ritchie, Greg Rosenfeld, Joshua Nonas

Tattoo Profile: Open 7 days a week, our style runs the gamut from super fine portraits to new school/old school adaptations to Japanese-influenced and custom ideas of all flavors.

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Amanda Wachob Tattoos NYC

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Amanda Wachob

Tattoo Styles: Watercolor, Abstract

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First Class Tattoos NYC

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First Class Tattoo

Address: 52 Canal St, Manhattan, NY 10002

Phone: (646) 998-5203

Tattoo Artists: Mikhail Andersson, Dmitry Kuzmichev, Diego Romay, Hira Lupe Laura Bachet, Ledwin Perez, Sebastian

Tattoo Profile: Come visit First Class Tattoo. Your trusted NYC tattoo shop.

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Royal Jafarov NYC

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Royal Jafarov
(Guest Tattooing in the NYC Area)

Tattoo Styles: Realism, Watercolor, Abstract, Portrait, Color, B&G

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Tattoo Culture NYC

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Tattoo Culture

Address: 129 Roebling Street Brooklyn, NY 11211

Phone: (718) 218-6532

Tattoo Artists: George Bardadim, Thom Gastelum

Tattoo Profile: Tattoo Culture is not your typical tattoo shop. We pride ourselves in offering an open, friendly environment filled with artistic, creative energy. Featuring artists George Bardadim and Thom Gastelum, Tattoo Culture is also the premiere destination and home away from home for several world renowned, international tattoo artists.

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Brooklyn Tattoo NYC

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Brooklyn Tattoo

Address: 99-101 Smith Street New York, NY 11201

Phone: (718) 643-1610

Tattoo Artists: Adam Suerte, Willie Paredes, Myke Maldonado, Robert, Patricia Mazza, Jeff Ortega, Guido Baldini

Tattoo Profile: Owned and operated by Willie Paredes and Adam Suerte (formerly owners of Studio Dep and members of All Souls Tattooing), we are a sterile, friendly and artistic studio specializing in quality, custom tattooing. As dedicated artists, our work reflects a more personal artistic direction while still adhering to traditional tattoo ideals.

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White Rabbit Tattoo NYC

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White Rabbit Tattoo

Address: 121 Essex St., 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10002

Phone: (212) 228-1803

Tattoo Artists: Bradley, June, Cole, Michelle

Tattoo Profile: White Rabbit Tattoo Studio is a calm refuge from the visually aggressive decor of typical tattoo parlors. Come visit our beautiful new studio on the Lower East Side.

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Addiction NYC

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Addiction NYC

Address: 27 Saint Marks Place New York, NY 10003

Phone: (212) 420-1313

Tattoo Artists: Rob Fay, Julie, Pito

Tattoo Profile: We believe in providing excellent customer service and comprehensive consultations in order to fully service clients while maintaining the highest standard in the industry.

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Rising Dragon Tattoos NYC

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Rising Dragon Tattoos

Address: 51 West 14th Street New York, NY 10011

Phone: (212) 255-8288

Tattoo Artists: Paolino, Darren, Danny, Nino, Alex, Jason, Terry

Tattoo Profile: Rising Dragon is one of the best New York Tattoo shops parlors in New York City, Manhattan, A New York Original, and one of the first legal shops in lower Manhattan. In business for over 31 years!

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Saved Tattoo NYC

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Saved Tattoo

Address: 426 Union Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11211

Phone: (718) 486-0850

Tattoo Artists: Scott Campbell, Michelle Tarantelli, Anderson Luna, Stephanie Tamez, Cris Cleen, John Sultana, Virginia Elwood, Tamara Santibanez, Jeb Maykut

Tattoo Profile: We do not take appointments over the phone or by e-mail. A deposit is required for all appointments (certain artists have different deposit rates and deposits are non-refundable) For any reason you need to cancel or reschedule your appointment, we need 48 hours notice.

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New York Adorned NYC

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New York Adorned

Address: 47 Second Ave. New York, NY 10003

Phone: (212) 473-0007

Tattoo Artists: Yoni Zilber, Jase, Kris Magnotti, Bart Bingham, Brad Stevens, Dan Bythewood

Tattoo Profile: New York Adorned Bringing you the top tattooers and highest quality gold piercing jewelry since 1996

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Body Art Studios NYC

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Body Art Studios

Address: 8011 3rd Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11209

Phone: (718) 836-2939

Tattoo Artists: Peter Cavorsi

Tattoo Profile: Body Art Studios is a state of the art tattoo and piercing shop located in Bay Ridge Brooklyn. With its relaxed and comfortable atmosphere Body Art Studios is known for its art gallery style decor.

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Trinity Tattoo Collective NYC

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Trinity Tattoo Collective

Address: 801 Woodward Ave Ridgewood, NY, 11385

Phone: (347) 602-2560

Tattoo Artists: Chris Wednesday, Joy Rumore, Dorothy Lyczek

Tattoo Profile: Come vist us at Trinity Tattoo Collective if you're looking for top of the line work and artists. We look forward to hearing from you.

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East Side Ink NYC

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East Side Ink

Address: 97 Avenue B New York, NY 10009

Phone: (212) 477-2060

Tattoo Artists: Josh Lord, Jessica Mascitti, Jonah Ellis, Gerald Feliciano, Cheo Park, Caesar Bacchus, Angela de Rosette, Dan Bones, Ezechiel Ortega

Tattoo Profile: East Side Ink has come a long way since 1992, when world-renowned tattoo artist Andrea Elston opened shop in the East Village. Back then, tattooing was illegal in New York City and avoided by the mainstream. The shop catered exclusively to hard-core body-art aficionados and developed a reputation as New York’s premier parlor for custom tattoos.

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Red Baron Ink Tattoo

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Red Baron Ink Tattoo

Address: 621 East 11th Street New York, NY 10009

Phone: (917) 993-2303

Tattoo Artists: The Baron, Dave Tevenal, Janice Danger, Surroshin, Bobby Cupparo

Tattoo Profile: Red Baron Ink Tattoo is like the speak easy of tattoo shops in New York City, its intimate and hidden. Each person that has come to our shop feels like they’re hanging out at a friends house. However, the execution and precision of their pieces is found in select few professional shops throughout the world; Red Baron Ink is one of them.

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Smith Street Tattoo Parlour NYC

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Smith Street Tattoo Parlour

Address: 411 Smith Street Brooklyn, New York 11231

Phone: (718) 643-0463

Tattoo Artists: Steve Boltz, Bert Krak, Daniel Santoro, Eli Quinters

Tattoo Profile: Come visit Smith Street Tattoo Parlour. Your trusted NYC tattoo shop.

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Three Kings Tattoo NYC

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Three Kings Tattoo

Address: 572 Manhattan Ave. Brooklyn, NY 11222

Phone: (718) 349-7755

Tattoo Artists: Adam Machin, Mat Moreno, Nik Lopez De Quintana, JK5, Gustavo Rizerio, Dave Ball, Kal Morrison, Amanda Rodriguez, Jack Cody, Minka Sicklinger, Joe Madden

Tattoo Profile: Three Kings Tattoo is a Brooklyn-based tattoo studio driven by the ideals of individuality, creative excellence, and technical innovation. We take pride in our ability to create world-class art that combines the traditional and avant-garde with a level of craftsmanship and professionalism unrivaled in the tattoo world.

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Logan Aguilar

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Logan J Aguilar

Tattoo Styles: Realism, Cover Ups, Color Tattooing

Tattoo Profile: Logan Aguilar works out of Last Rites Tattoo Theatre in NYC. He is known to be one of the best realism tattoo artists around and another award winning tattoo artist that we love. He’s a great all around artist but specializes in cover ups, color tattooing, photo realism and portraits. His vibrant and detailed tattoos make him one of the best around and we hope you check his work out.

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Daredevil Tattoo NYC

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Daredevil Tattoo

Address: 141 Division St, New York, NY 10002

Phone: (212) 533-8303

Tattoo Artists: Brad Fink, Michelle Myles, Diego Mannino, Lara Scotton, Pete Chilly

Tattoo Profile: Daredevil Tattoo opened in 1997 when tattooing was legalized in NYC. We feature several artists working in all different styles of tattooing. Walk ins are always welcome and we are open every day noon until 10pm. We are proud to also showcase a Museum of Tattoo History with a world class collection of tattoo artifacts focusing on the history of tattooing in New York City.

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Graceland Tattoo Studio NYC

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Graceland Tattoo Studio

Address: 2648 East Main Street, Wappingers Falls, New York

Phone: (845) 297-3001

Tattoo Artists: Adam Lauricella, Cookie, Corey Krupowicz, Evan McGuigan

Tattoo Profile: At Graceland Tattoo we promise our clients the respect and diligence they deserve. We welcome everybody who is searching for exceptional body art that will last a lifetime. Please feel free to stop by and meet our artists, ask questions and check us out…we'll work hard to see to it you leave satisfied.

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New York City is a melting pot of different people, attitudes, and styles. It’s a place where people strive for originality and authenticity. Getting a tattoo is the perfect way to stand out from the crowd and let others know what you stand for. What better place to go to tattoo parlours than in the city where the American style tattoo was created. Chatham Square, in NYC, is the place where it all started and is still home to some very popular tattoo studios.

If you’ve had bad experiences getting tattoos or you’re not fond of what you currently have, you have options. There are laser removal businesses and you can even get a cover-up from your tattoo artist. The point is, NYC is home to some of brightest and best minds when it comes to tattoo art. If you’re looking for the perfect piece of body art, you can’t go wrong when you’re in the Big Apple.

Hours vary and some may be open 24 hours. Check our listings for tattoo artists that serve the NYC area.

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