19 Sibling Tattoos You'll Still Appreciate Even When Your Brothers and Sisters Drive You Insane
You've shared clothing with your brothers and sisters, a room together during your childhood, and everything in between. Now you can share matching sibling tattoos. Sure, there was that one time your brother snapped the head off of your Malibu Barbie (RIP to all Barbs). And your sisters tried to cover your face in mom's makeup while you were napping on the sofa (sorry bro). Still we have to admit that we even when we feel like we can't live with our siblings, but we sure as hell can't live without them.
What better way to show your sibling love than with some fresh matching ink? It's guaranteed to be certified mom approved; I mean, she can't be mad when you tell her it's your way of bonding, right? Whether subtle micro tattoos suit your fancy or you're all ready to splurge on a creative back piece, a tat with your siblings will always be special. If you've been hesitant about getting a tattoo, now's the before time. Maybe it's a little FOMO, maybe the sound of that buzzing needle terrifies you to death, maybe you love your bros one day and want to strangle them the next. Either way, you'll appreciate a sibling tat if you decide to shake your doubts and join team tatted.
Check out these 19 unisex tattoos you wouldn't mind sharing with your annoyingly awesome brothers and sisters.
1. Firstborn to Lastborn
Show who's the boss, the baby, and the Malcolm in the middle of the bunch with number order tats.
2. Full Deck
Separate, you're one of a kind, but together you make a full deck!
3. Common Interest
Remember when you used to bond over your shared love of video games like the Legend of Zelda? With slight variations of the same design, you can capture your individuality and commonalities at the same time.
4. Simple & Symbolic
Leave more to the imagination by showing off your sibling order with symbols.
5. Girls Vs. Guys
Can't decide on a common unisex tattoo? Try a more masculine design for the guys and a daintier version for the girls (or, you know, whoever wants which).
6. Puzzle Pieces
Puzzle pieces may be a little cliché, but they're great at displaying how well you all complete each other.
Try capturing your unbroken bond with a celtic knot.
8. Personalized Celtic Knot
Add each of your sibling's initials and you've got a personalized celtic knot. Talk about connectivity!
9. Matching Script
Summarize your love for one another in three words or less. Even better? Ask your parents to write out the script. I can basically guarantee they'll tear up.
10. To Infinity & Beyond
You've seen the infinity symbol nearly everywhere, but you have to admit how well it captures the essence of eternal love.
If you're not big on huge, attention-grabbing tats, keep it simple by putting all of your initials in a discrete location.
12. Favorite Quote
Shout out to Sirius Black for helping us kill two birds with one stone: showing off our love of all things Harry Potter and our siblings!
13. Penrose Triangles
The Penrose Triangle may be known for "describing impossibility in its purest form," but it won't be impossible to understand how strong your sibling ties are with these matching tats.
14. Trinity Knot
You and your siblings are the perfect trio! Show it off with a trinity knot that represents your unity.
15. Roman Numerals
Whether it's your birthdays or a special date of a shared memory, roman numerals will give you all some classic looking body art.
16. Birth Lines
Go full on abstract with your ages using distinct bands to show your birth order.
Consider having a little fun with your sibling tats. #Don'tJudgeUs because we were all in love with SpaghettiOs once!
18. Sign Language
When words can't do the trick, maybe 'I love You' in Sign Language will do it for you!
If there's one thing you all have in common, it's your heritage. Put it on display for the world with a tat that represents your shared culture.