Forearm tattoos for men. Okay, let’s talk forearm tattoos. Sometimes having a tattoo is taking a risk of being discriminated at work, by older people, conservative people, or by anyone or anywhere else. Not all societies have accept tattooed men and women, others may still see it as taboo. So deciding for a placement of your tattoo is a very important decision to make.
Getting a forearm tattoo is one daring act especially if you are still in a conservative society, but lucky for others who are in a culture that have embraced this art and considered it normal.
Today, we have collected 101 not just any tattoo, but impressive forearm tattoos for men. Why men? Because men’s forearms are considered to be one of their most sexiest part. And you know what makes guys hotter than usual? You guessed it right, tattoos! A tattoo below the shirt’s sleeve is visible and eye catching.
101 Impressive Forearm Tattoos for Men:
1. Wander Lust
This forearm tattoo has some very good tiny details. I’m sure those who love to travel would love this tattoo as well.
2. Pyramid and Time
I don’t know what this means, but I am seeing a lot of similar forearm tattoos.
3. Simple yet nice
4. Owl and sugar skull
Beautiful in black and grey, much more if it were colored.
5. Ornamental Tattoo
6. Tribal tattoo
There’s nothing sexier than a guy with a tribal forearm tattoo and a dog. LOL
This henna tattoo is also great for a permanent ink tattoo and for those who love camping in the woods.
This tattoo has so many tiny details. I wonder how long this took.
The wings forearm tattoo is quite popular. I like this particular one because the feathers look so light.
12. Quote tattoo
Here’s a nice way to get a quote for forearm tattoos on your forearm.
13. World Map
A simple world map tattoo. I suggest that you put a color for every country you have visited until the entire world map will be filled.
14. Portrait Tattoo
15. Dog tattoo
This is nice for dog lovers, particularly those who like huskies.
16. Abstract tattoo for your forearm
Because abstract tattoos are unique, many people get them especially if they haven’t decided which specific tattoo they want to have.
Woodcut style forearm tattoos are also great!
18. Watch and Illuminati
To be honest. I don’t know why the Illuminati symbols on tattoos are usually accompanied by a watch. Leave us a comment if you know why.
19. Stag tattoo
Stag tattoos is one of the most used symbols for masculinity, suitable for men.
20. Skull tattoo
I like the vintage look of this tattoo.
21. Skull forearm tattoos
Half of the skull on the right forearm and the other half on the left.
3D tattoos are always impressive.
Sanskrit or any scripts are great tattoos for the forearm.
25. Owl tattoo
This nerdy owl looks hot! Don’t you think?
26. Animal head tattoos
These animal tattoos are uniquely presented. Simple and clean.
A male and female sugar skull tattoos would also be great for a couple tattoo.
28. Spiritual symbol tattoo
This mandala tattoo represents the universe.
29. Comics tattoo
I’m sure many dudes out there are big fans of comic heroes.
30. Armband Alphonse Mucha
31. Hippie tattoo
This bearded man with a tree on his head is perfect for hippies out there who want to get a tattoo
32. Grasshopper tattoo
Just a simple insect but the details are well done.
33. Octopus tattoo
34. Quote tattoo
Here’s another creative and well done quote tattoo on the forearm. I’ll keep this one in mind.
35. Flower tattoo
Who said flowers are only for girls? They’re perfect for men too! Only real men have flower tattoos.
Here’s another awesome tattoo idea for those who call themselves travelers.
37. A musician’s tattoo
If you’re a musician and would like to get a tattoo, get a tattoo of your favorite instrument on your forearm.
38. Horned girl
Here’s a badass Aries tattoo by Joe Deegan at Spilled Ink Tattoo In Dublin, Ireland.
39. American Native tattoo
40. Queen of hearts and king of spades
For this tattoo category, this has got to be my most favorite of forearm tattoos.
41. Fox and quote tattoos
42. Geometric tattoo
43. Weird tattoo
44. Animal head
Animal head tattoos are quite popular and common, so make yours unique.
45. Graffiti quote tattoo
Not dirty, graffiti!
46. The girl with an octopus head
I like this tattoo, it looks like it is printed on a book.
47. Anchor Tattoos
An anchor tattoo on the forearm will make men look more macho.
Gods and deities are perfect for forearm tattoos like this one. This is Ganesha, the elephant god of the Hindus.
The real geometric tattoo is not just some random or made up idea for the sake of looking good or having a unique tattoo. Geometric tattoos also have sacred and powerful meanings that represents balance and other spiritual meanings.
50. Symbolic tattoos
51. Sea snail
Even aquatic creatures are great for tattoos on your forearm.
52. Dog tattoo
For a second there, I thought it was a tiger.
53. Vintage art tattoo
54. Bear head
Humans choose animals that they think represents themselves or their beliefs.
55. Moth tattoo
Moth tattoos have different meanings. They represent dreams, secret knowledge, faith, determination and attraction.
56. Pocket watch, rose and key
You think only women can have these, so does men too!
58. Corto Maltese tattoo
He is a comic sailor-adventurer comic character way back in the 60s.
59. Beautiful geometric tattoo
Look at the amazing details! I wonder how long this one took to finish.
60. La Calavera Catrina
Or you can get a portrait of your girlfriend and add some designs to make her look like
61. Nailed on the cross tattoo
62. Pattern tattoos
63. Wolf by Susanne König
64. Dog tattoo
65. Tiger eyes
66. Nouveau tattoo
67. Snake skin tattoo
This could be categorised in the realistic tattoo as well. but why stop there when you can go a long way?
68. Christ nailed tattoo
69. Cross tiger
70. Whale tattoo with geometric details
Groovy whale. Wish it was colored and made look like metallic.
71. Death Eater tattoo
Only Harry Potter fans can relate to this tattoo.
72. St. Michael
I love arch angel tattoos, they’re so masculine!
73. Floral tattoos
I hope they cut the stigma that floral tattoos or flowers can only be appreciated by women. Anything beautiful made by the universe can be appreciated by both sex.
74. 3D Tattoo
75. Ship in a bottle
76. Colored Skulls
77. Graffiti quote looks nice
Crow tattoos are quite common for men. To some cultures, the crows are considered to be a bad omen, and also a creature of the dark, however there is one slight positive meaning of crows in some cultures, it also means keeper of laws.
79. Biomechanical tattoo
Men are the ones who usually have biomechanical tattoos.
80. Day of the Dead tattoo
81. Muscle tattoo
For science geeks or men who wanted a really cool tattoo, this is a great example. This is also quite a challenge for tattoo artists as well.
82. Bear tattoo
Even simple tattoos like this can impress people. I’m sure this person gets asked what it means, who is the woman.
A mandala in Black and Gray is still beautiful as ever!
85. Pistol and money
Here’s a bad boy tattoo that would make men feel macho.
86. Illuminati and sugar skull
Here’s a curious tattoo by tattoo artist, Daniel Meyer.
88. Bird Skull
Here’s another one from Leitbild.
89. Stag and Triangles
90. Ram skull
91. Jelly fish and fish forearm tattoos
Colored tattoos of aquatic animals are really nice to look at.
92. Nice quote
If you plan on getting a quote tattoo and don’t want it to be plain, you can do something like this.
93. Geometric and symbol
94. Thor tattoo
95. Peacock in B&W
The peacock is a magnificent and beautiful bird. It has colorful and beautiful feathers, but this tattoo proves that even in black and grey, the peacock remains beautiful.
96. Battle ship tattoo
For those who work in the marines or navy, this is a great tattoo inspiration for you.
97. Black and Gray forearm tattoo
98. Creepy tattoo
Okay, this is a scary tattoo.
99. Strange tattoo
100. Hippie tattoo
I would love to color on this tattoo very much.
101. Vampire tattoo
I hope you are impressed by our 101 collection of forearm tattoos for men. We did not categorized them properly so that you will have more to look for until you get to the bottom of the list. The forearm is one of the most visible parts of our body unless you wear long sleeves most of the time. So if you have a tattoo on that part, it will be very attractive, make sure you get a really impressive tattoo on that part.
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