23 Inspiring Arrow Tattoo Ideas




Here are 23 inspiring arrow tattoo ideas, from Stay Glam: 




Arrow tattoos are simple and stylish, so it is easy to see why these have become so popular.

An arrow has many different meanings some of which include positivity and moving forward, love and an arrow can also be a symbol of protection. Of course, you can get an arrow design just because you like it!

To show you how cool these tattoos can be we have found 23 trendy arrow tattoo ideas.




There is a design for everyone from subtle to bold and colorful.

1. TRENDY ARROW TATTOO FOR FOREARM

First on our list is this forearm band tattoo. The arrow has been designed so it wraps around the arm and the two ends meet. Forearm tattoos are very trendy and almost act as a piece of jewelry. We love this design as the arrow is simple but stylish. You could add color to the arrow if you wanted a bolder look.




2. ARROW DOT WORK TATTOO

Our next tattoo idea features intricate dot work. Dot work tattoos have become very popular and the finished result is beautiful. The arrow itself has a cool design and something like this is perfect for anyone who wants a creative and unique tattoo.

Arrow Dot Work Tattoo

Source: @thomasstreetink

3. ARTISTIC MAP AND ARROW TATTOO IDEA

You don’t just have to choose a single arrow. You could make the arrow part of a larger design like this map tattoo. A world map and arrow tattoo like this is a great choice for anyone who loves to travel. You could have your design with lots of color like this or maybe with one or two for a subtler look.

Watercolor Map and Arrow Tattoo Idea

Source: @josiesexton

4. MANDALA ARROW TATTOO

Next, we have an idea that combines two very popular designs. The tattoo features an arrow and a mandala. Mandalas have beautiful and intricate patterns and the style works so well with an arrow. A design like this is perfect for anyone who wants a stylish and delicate tattoo.

Mandala Arrow Tattoo

Source: @ellamorra

5. PERSONALIZED ARROWS

Many choose to have their tattoos personalized with names, initials or dates. This next idea shows one pink arrow and a blue arrow. Each is personalized with a name and date. A design like this is perfect for someone who wants a tattoo with their children’s names. You could also have a similar design and use any name and date, maybe a loved one or friend.

Personalized Arrow Arm Tattoos

Source: @lydia_malin

6. SIMPLE ARROW TATTOO DESIGN

If you want a subtler tattoo, then this idea could be for you. The arrow is black ink and has a simple design. A tattoo like this will suit anyone, it would also be a great first tattoo as it is quite small. You could have this placed almost anywhere on the body, maybe consider the foot, arm or leg.

Simple Arrow Tattoo Design for Arm

Source: @miloconpepitas

7. PRETTY FLORAL BOW AND ARROW

Our next idea is this pretty, floral bow and arrow tattoo. It is very feminine and delicate due to the light flower design. This tattoo has a romantic look, so it would be great as a symbol of love. You could have a similar tattoo created but you could use your favourite flowers instead.

Pretty Floral Bow and Arrow Tattoo

Source: @bybtattooshop

8. STYLISH ARROW TATTOO DESIGN

Next, we have a stylish tattoo idea. The arrow has been inked onto the leg and features beautiful swirls and dots. We love the design of the arrow, it would suit everyone and can be placed anywhere. You could also have a similar design created but try it smaller, you could maybe even add some color.

9. MATCHING ARROW TATTOOS

Matching tattoos have become very popular. This couple have chosen a matching arrow design. They both have the same arrow tattooed on their arms and there is also each other’s initial to. You could a tattoo like this created with your other half, friend or family member. We love this cute and trendy idea!

Matching Arrow Tattoos for Couples

Source: @theavidreamer

10. GEOMETRIC ARROW TATTOO DESIGN

Arrows can be designed in so many ways, one which a lot of people seem too choose is an arrow with a geometric design. This arrow uses a triangular pattern. Geometric patterns like these suit arrows so well. You can have a similar tattoo or be creative and choose your own unique look.

Geometric Arrow Tattoo Design

Source: @kennywynn04

11. TRENDY ARROW FINGER TATTOO IDEA

Finger tattoos are super trendy. Our next idea is an arrow finger tattoo. As you can see the simple tattoo is very stylish. You could have a black ink arrow like this one or even try a color. A small arrow like this would be a great first tattoo.

Trendy Arrow Finger Tattoo Idea

Source: @arushaink

12. UNIQUE COMPASS AND ARROW DESIGN

Here is another example of how you can use an arrow and make it part of a bigger design. This arrow is part of a beautiful compass tattoo. We love the colors and technique used on this one, it is like a work of art. Something like this is perfect for someone who wants a unique tattoo.

13. ARROW LEG TATTOO

Next, we have this cool leg tattoo. The design on this arrow is stylish and features a cute feather and dot work. As the tattoo is on the leg it can be covered when needed or shown off when you want to. It would look awesome in the summer to.

Arrow Tattoo Design for Leg

Source: @redinkfenil

14. MINIMAL ARROW DESIGN

If minimal tattoos are more your style, then this idea could be for you. The arrow is unique as it has been split into two and features a simple black ink design. We love this tattoo because it is a creative twist on the arrow design. Something like this will suit everyone.

15. DELICATE PERSONALIZED TATTOO DESIGN

Our next idea is a delicate and personalized arrow. The arrow has been inked down the spine and features a name as a part of the design. There is also a subtle dotted circle in the middle. Spine tattoos like this one are unique and stunning. An arrow is perfect for this type of tattoo, and this is beautiful example.

16. BOW AND ARROW DESIGN IDEA

Earlier in the post we featured a bow and arrow. Here is another bow and arrow idea with a trendy design. The tattoo has been created with black ink and has a more realistic look. It is a very stylish tattoo idea and would look cool inked on the arm or leg.

Bow and Arrow Tattoo Idea

Source: @juju_tschutschu

17. VIBRANT ARROW TATTOO IDEA

If you are looking a more vibrant design, then this could be the idea for you. Here we have an arrow tattoo that features a blue feather. You could have a similar arrow created but maybe use your favourite color for the feather instead. We love this cute and bold tattoo.

18. ARROWS AND WORLD MAP TATTOO IDEA

Next, we have another world map and arrow idea. This one has a trendy black ink design and features beautiful shading, it also has three arrows. A tattoo like this perfect for someone who likes to travel and for anyone who wants a statement design.

Arrows and World Map Tattoo Idea

Source: @andreamorken

19. ARROW WITH FLORAL DESIGN

Your arrow tattoo can feature so many designs. You don’t just have to choose a simple arrow with a straight line. This next arrow features swirl designs, dots and a beautiful flower in the middle. We love this arrow because it is unique and creative.

20. PEACOCK FEATHER ARROW DESIGN

Looking for a bold tattoo? Then this peacock arrow design could be for you. Arrows sometimes have simple feathers on the end, but this arrow has been glammed up with a peacock feather. By adding a different feather, you will get a bold, artistic and unique tattoo.

Peacock Feather Arrow Tattoo Design

Source: @stacyfevinger

21. SIMPLE ARROW TATTOO IDEA

Our next idea is a very simple arrow with a dotted circle around the center. This is a pretty arrow and you could recreate it with any feather design. You could also add more dot work or just choose to have the feather on its own. You could have a tattoo like this placed almost anywhere on the body.

Simple Arrow Tattoo Idea

Source: @sttrike.tattoo

22. FLORAL BOW AND ARROW TATTOO DESIGN

Next, we have a floral bow with a love heart arrow. This is such a beautiful tattoo idea. You could have this design as a symbol of love and even add the initial of your other half. You could have this recreated with any flower for the bow.

23. WATERCOLOR ARROW DESIGN

Last on our list is this vibrant arrow tattoo. The arrow features a colorful floral design with swirls. We love the beautiful colors used and think the watercolor technique is awesome. A tattoo like this is perfect for anyone who wants a statement making piece.

We hope you have found inspiration for your next tattoo!