23 Bold and Badass Snake Tattoo Ideas for Women




Here are 23 Bold and Badass Snake Tattoo Ideas for Women, from Stay Glam,




A snake tattoo can symbolize many things from fertility to eternity. As a snake shed its skin, it also carries the meaning of transformation, rebirth and healing.

We love the symbolism because it shows that we too can let go of what no longer serves us and move forward. As the snake is an empowering design, it is perfect for women who need some motivation or for those have moved on to better and brighter times through the bad.

To show how you gorgeous these tattoos can be, we have found 23 of the best snake tattoo ideas. There are colorful snakes, snakes with floral patterns and more. Take a look, there is something for everyone.




1. Colorful Snake Tattoo

First up we have this unique and colorful snake. The snake is blue with a floral design. We love the use of flowers instead of the snake print because it gives the tattoo an artistic, creative and unusual look. You can recreate something similar or change the snakes main color. Also, you can use different flowers and patterns that have a meaning to you.

1. Colorful Snake Tattoo

Source: @zihee_tattoo

2. Snake and Peony Thigh Tattoo Idea

Next, we have a thigh tattoo which features a large snake that is surrounded by peonies. The peonies just give the snake a more elegant, delicate and pretty look. Try a black outline design like this or you can add color to brighten up the tattoo. If the peonies are not for you, then you can recreate with any flowers of your choice. Roses would look cool also.

2. Snake and Peony Thigh Tattoo Idea

Source: @ira_shmarinova




3. Cute and Small Snake Tattoo

Looking for a small tattoo? Then check this out. Here we have subtle snake design that is tattooed near the ear. A design like this is perfect for anyone who wants a low-key tattoo that can be covered up or shown off. Try a snake like this or you can choose a snake with a different pattern. You can also opt for different flowers or have no flowers at all.

3. Cute and Small Snake Tattoo

Source: @tattooist_dal

4. Cool Blue Snake Design

If you prefer bolder tattoos, then this could be perfect for you. Here we have a cool, blue snake tattoo. The different shades of blue look awesome and they really bring the snake design to life. You can have a similar blue snake tattooed anywhere. A design like this would look fabulous on the arms, thigh or ribs. You can also try a different color instead of blue too.

4. Cool Blue Snake Design

Source: @zihee_tattoo

5. Snake Sternum Tattoo

Sternum tattoos are so stylish and next we have a gorgeous snake design to show you. This tattoo features a black ink snake with a unique moon and stars design underneath. A tattoo like this will look stunning on anyone. Recreate a similar tattoo or you can choose a bolder snake design with color.

5. Snake Sternum Tattoo

Source: @andrejoz

6. Floral Snake

Our next idea is unique and beautiful. This design features a snake that is decorated with a stunning floral pattern. We love the colors of the flowers as they really stand out against the dark background. This is a creative idea and it is perfect for someone who wants an unusual tattoo that will stand out from the rest. Try a floral design like this or choose your own flowers and colors.

6. Floral Snake

Source: @equilattera

7. Trendy Snake Finger Tattoo

Next, we have another stylish and cool design. Here we have a snake that has been tattooed on the finger. It is such a trendy and edgy design. This would be the perfect tattoo for someone who wants body art that can be shown off in style. Recreate this or you can try a snake with a simpler pattern.

7. Trendy Snake Finger Tattoo

Source: @eseravseren9

8. Bold Snake and Mandala Idea

Mandalas have become one of the most popular tattoo designs. Pair a mandala with a snake and you will have one must-have tattoo! This design is an awesome example. The tattoo features two snakes with a mandala in the background. We love this idea because each tattoo can be unique due to the endless mandala designs that can be created. Try two snakes like these or you can choose just one.

8. Bold Snake and Mandala Idea

Source: @kirabrgwndt

9. Unique Two Headed Snake Design

The next tattoo is one of a kind. This design features a snake with two heads. The snake is tattooed on the arm and it features a cool, striped pattern. A tattoo like this would be a great choice for those who like unusual tattoos. You can have any species of snake created and you can add color too.

9. Unique Two Headed Snake Design

Source: @ilwolhongdam

10. Birds, Snakes and Flowers

If you are looking for a bold piece of body art, then you need to see this next tattoo! This design features lots of flowers, a snake, two birds and bees that are all tattooed on the back. It is a beautiful, botanical design that will look amazing on everyone. You can recreate this or choose your own types of flowers, birds and snakes.

10. Birds, Snakes and Flowers

Source: @yarina.tattooing

11. Tropical Flowers and a Snake

Next, we have another floral snake design. This tattoo features one snake with three tropical style flowers. It is a stylish design and the tropical flowers give the tattoo an exotic vibe. Try a black ink design like this or you can add vibrant color to those beautiful flowers. A design like this can be tattooed anywhere on the body.

11. Tropical Flowers and a Snake

Source: @lisablacksails

12. Red Ink Snake with a Botanical Design

Looking for a bright and bold tattoo? Then this is for you. Here we have a red snake that has been tattooed on the ribs with a leafy design in the background. The snake looks similar to a milk snake because of the red color and stripes. It is a cool design and it will suit everyone. Try a red ink snake like this or use a different type of snake for inspiration.

12. Red Ink Snake with a Botanical Design

Source: @maxim_rtatt

13.  Trendy Snake Foot Tattoo Idea

Earlier in the post we featured a snake and a mandala design. If you loved that one, then you may like this next idea too. This tattoo features a floral mandala with a snake. It is such a trendy design and the mandala looks amazing. Recreate this tattoo or you can choose a different mandala or a different snake. A colorful snake will look gorgeous with a mandala like this.

13. Trendy Snake Foot Tattoo Idea

Source: @pakhanova

14. Snake and Pretty Flowers

Our next tattoo features a stunning snake with flowers in the background. The snake is fierce while the flowers are pretty and the combination of the two is beautiful. This tattoo has been placed on the arm but a design like this will look amazing on other places, such as the sternum. Try a similar design to this or choose different flowers.

14. Snake and Pretty Flowers

Source: @korolevatattoo

15. Stylish Wrist Tattoo

The next tattoo we have to show you is one of our favorites! This design features a snake that is tattooed on the wrist. It is such a cool idea and the wrist looks amazing with the snake wrapped around it. You can have a colorful tattoo like this or choose a different snake. The design will look awesome on the ankle too.

15. Stylish Wrist Tattoo

Source: @zihee_tattoo

16. Cool Arm Tattoo Design

If you are looking for a bold tattoo, then this is for you. Here have snake tattoo that covers most of the forearm. The pattern and the design is just amazing and the snake really makes a statement. Choose a similar design to this or you can take inspiration from a colorful species of snake. The watercolor technique will look awesome with a design like this.

16. Cool Arm Tattoo Design

Source: @ira_shmarinova

17. Cute Pink Snake

Next, we have a snake that is colored in a pretty pink shade. The design features a snake that is wrapped around plants, there is also a cute butterfly too. This is such a chic and elegant snake tattoo. Recreate this or you can try a different light color, purple would look beautiful.

17. Cute Pink Snake

Source: @zihee_tattoo

18. Snake Tattoo with a Moon

Earlier in the post we featured a snake and a moon design. If you loved that tattoo, then you may like this one too. This design features a different type of snake that is tattooed on the arm. It is finished off with two stars and a moon. This is such a stylish tattoo and it will suit everyone.

18. Snake Tattoo with a Moon

Source: @zharkovattt

19. Vibrant Rib Tattoo

At the beginning of the post we featured a blue snake tattoo that was covered in flowers and bright patterns. This next tattoo is similar to that. This one is also blue but it features different flowers. The snake is also a different shape too. We love this because it shows how you can take inspiration from an idea and turn it into something completely new. Try your own blue snake design.

19. Vibrant Rib Tattoo

Source: @zihee_tattoo

20. Floral Arm Tattoo with a Snake

If you want a trendy tattoo, then this design could be perfect for you. Here we have a sleeve tattoo that features peonies, a snake and a mandala on the elbow. We love this because it combines three must-have tattoos in one design. The mandala looks amazing on the elbow and the snake gives the flowers an edgy vibe. A tattoo like this is perfect for someone who wants a bold piece of body art.

20. Floral Arm Tattoo with a Snake

Source: @veronicalilu

21. Stylish Snake Sternum Tattoo

Our next idea is another sternum tattoo. This one features a smaller snake than the sternum tattoo we featured earlier. It is a cute and stylish design that will look amazing on everyone. Recreate this or you can add some color to the design for a bolder tattoo. A snake like this can be tattooed elsewhere on the body because it is quite small. We think it would look cool as a spine tattoo.

21. Stylish Snake Sternum Tattoo

Source: @veronicalilu

22. Unique Blue Snake and Flowers

Next, we have another blue snake. This one is colored in with different shades of blue and there are beautiful flowers surrounding the snake too. It is a pretty and unique idea. Try a blue snake tattoo like this or maybe a similar design with a different colored snake or different flowers.

22. Unique Blue Snake and Flowers

Source: @zihee_tattoo

23. Bold Back Snake Tattoo

The last idea we have to show you is a bold back tattoo. It is a beautiful tattoo that will wow anyone who sees it. A design like this will look stunning with added color too, maybe consider watercolor.

23. Bold Back Snake Tattoo

Source: @scottmove

We hope you have found inspiration from these bold snake tattoos!