(Closed) For My Inked’ Brides

posted 8 years ago in Accessories
Post # 3
170 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

Dont do it, Let all of your tattoos be seen.  They are beautiful and are a part of what make you you. I have a half sleeve and tattoos going up my legs.  I will not make any attempt to cover them.  As a matter of fact, by Maid/Matron of Honor asked if I wanted her to cover her arms for the pictures, she has a full sleeve.  I told her no way and as her Bridesmaid or Best Man gift, I got her other sleeve done too!  I will look around for pictures, to post in a bit. 

Post # 5
170 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

this was taken a few months ago, sorry the picture is horrible.  Fiance and I were at a friends wedding 2 days after i had surgery.  I looked and felt like crap!  I have had more work done since then on the tattoo, but no pictures.


Post # 6
277 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: July 2010

I have two, one won’t be seen but the other is on my right shoulder blade area. I’m wearing a strapless, and with how far to the right it is, my veil probably won’t cover any of it.  I’m okay with that. πŸ™‚


One of my bridesmaids has her Rotweilier dog who passed away from cancer on her left arm. I’m not asking her to cover it up. She’s my good friend, and I knew she had tattoos before I asked her to be a bridesmaid!

Post # 7
7431 posts
Busy Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2009

I have tats, and 3 of my 4 BM’s have them too, and I didn’t ask them to cover them up. Its a part of us, and i didn’t care what anyone said. And you know what? no one said anything about them

Post # 8
617 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: November 2010

I agree. I wouldn’t cover them. But if you’re concerned about his family, maybe just for the ceremony wear a veil to obscure them. That’s what I’d do. And then take the veil off for the reception or wear a birdcage or something and let everyone see them πŸ™‚ They’re beautiful. I wouln’t worry about the ones on your hands, either. The one on your back will be seen by everyone during the ceremony because for some part your back will be to them.

Post # 9
1221 posts
Bumble bee

I have 2 big tattoos.. One on my arm

and one on my ankle.. I am not covering my arm tattoo.. I also have my lower side lip and nose pierced… I might take the lip ring out but i am not taking my nose ring out…

I know my Future Mother-In-Law was asking if i am going to cover them up. I said NO! why would i they are a part of me if you dont like it dont look at it LOL

I plan on getting alot more tattoos… she is just mad that my Fiance is finally getting into tattoos and wants them lol

Post # 10
941 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: October 2010

hey lady! if you don’t want to cover them, don’t! if you are considering it, then maybe you should look into your options. there is some great makeup that conceals the tattoos well…airbrush makeup, kat von d’s line, cover blend, etc.

as a tattooed bride myself, i’m going to show mine off like it’s my job. my tattoos are a part of me and never going anywhere…and i’ve spent a lot of time and money creating and drawing them and they mean a lot to me. enough that i really don’t care what anyone says. if i had money to finish my sleeve by then, i would!

as for my facial piercings, i’ll remove them just for the day because i’ll have a lot of accessories and i don’t need the competition. after the wedding ceremony, and before the reception, they’ll be going right back in. my Fiance has plugs and facial piercings, and he’s not removing his. this is who we are and even though we’ve gotten a lot of flack for it, i want my photos to reflect us. πŸ™‚


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Post # 11
626 posts
Busy bee
  • Wedding: September 2010

@jennhasfeet you are TOO pretty, girl. LOVE the tats!

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