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Butterfly Tattoo Designs And The Meaning

Butterfly tattoo designs growing in popularity all the time and is one of the most frequently requested designs by women. Butterflies are beautiful to look at and these designs carry a rich symbolism due to the short but amazing life of these creatures. And because of a variety of colors and types are available, there is no reason why you should not tattoo completely unique to you.

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There are nearly 25,000 species of butterflies and they range in size from eight inches across to large twelve inches in diameter. Many butterflies display the most beautiful range of bright colors and vibrant imaginable.

Butterfly and flower tattoo designs

There are four main stages in the life of this amazing creature. Before turning into caterpillars, they have to live as eggs. At this stage (the pupa stage) they make a chrysalis or cocoon from which they emerge as adult butterflies.

Red butterfly tattoo designs

In the Greek language, the butterfly that has a soul called a psych. Thus the butterfly tattoo designs have a deep symbolic meaning. Amazing transformation of a butterfly is quite widely believed in ancient times. This is similar to the journey of the soul from the physical body to the spiritual body.

Blue butterfly tattoo designs

He’s as adult butterflies emerge and just after the last two weeks. This contributes to a short life but a full color has been taken to represent the fragile nature of human life. This is the appeal of this tattoo designs.

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How to choose butterfly tattoo designs

The large number of options available it can be very difficult to find a butterfly tattoo design right. It is often said that finding the right design is as much art in itself as the actual creation of the tattoo. So here are some things to keep in mind when looking for your butterfly tattoo designs.

Small butterfly tattoo designs

  1. Start by working out why you want this tattoo. This knowledge will help to influence and form the look of the tattoo when it comes to choosing the final design.
  2. Work out what type of butterfly design that you want. What kind of butterfly? What color? What size? What style?
  3. Try looking through some tattoo designs and choose the one you like best. At this stage you do not have to like the whole design.
  4. If you cannot find the right design what you want, try to sketch an image of the kind of design you want.

Internet is a great tool to help find tattoo designs

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This allows you to see a large number of tattoo designs and drawings completed in a short time. You might even be able to find a reputable tattoo artist if you do not already have one. Just take note of all the designs that contain elements or style you like. These ideas will all contribute to settle the final of butterfly tattoo designs.

By Tania Osbourne