25 Fashion Insiders With the Best Tattoos

Cady Lang
25 Fashion Insiders With the Best Tattoos
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The fashion industry is known for its appreciation of both personal expression and identity, so it should come as no surprise that both models and designers have dabbled in some ink.

It’s undeniable that tats are trending hard in fashion right now, from designer Marc Jacobs, whose whimsical tattoos cover most of his body, to Aussie model Cat McNeil, who has become the poster child for stick and pokes.

We’ve rounded up 25 fashion insiders with tattoos you’ll definitely want to see, from delicate and tiny to full-on sleeves and body art.

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Cat McNeil’s tattoos have become her trademark on the runway and in editorials; we'd like to credit her with the recent uptick in stick-and-poke tattoos as well— she's got some of the coolest ones in the biz.

In addition to being a model, Miles Langford is a wildly popular tattoo artist.

Erin Wasson’s delicate ink perfectly fits her bohemian beauty.

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Marc Jacobs’s plethora of colorful, quirky tattoos are as much a part of his legacy as being a designer of the inherently New York brand; to wit, in addition to more conventional ink, he's also got a Sponge Bob Squarepants tat and one of him as a Simpson's character.

Abbey Lee Kershaw is queen of delicate finger tats.

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Natalie Westling’s ink matches her skater-girl allure, so it was no surprise when she got the Vans logo inked on her forearm.

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Lest anyone forget that Chanel Iman is one of the world's most highly regarded clothes hangers, she got this tattoo.

Joan Smalls got a tiny tattoo in honor of her mother; she enlisted fashion and celeb favorite Bang Bang to do the deed.

Designer Christian Siriano’s arm tattoo has become a trademark of his personal style.

Behati Prinsloo’s understated but sexy tattoo matches her low-key but sultry beauty.

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One of fashion's edgiest models of the moment, Lexi Boling has the tattoos to match.

Anja Rubik’s wrist tattoo is an homage to her pet rat.

Jamie Bochert’s tattoo spans the full length of her back.

Isabeli Fontana’s tattoo is as beautiful as she is.

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Not only does Cara Delevingne have lots of tattoos, she's now adept at giving them to other people.

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Freja Beha Erichsen's neck tattoo made waves (in the best way) in the fashion industry when she first got it.

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Jourdan Dunn has, in addition to this forearm tattoo, a matching tattoo with Cara Delevingne.

Sarah Brannon’s tattoos are a study in the tiny, delicate variety.

Jimmy Q’s striking looks, bevy of tattoos, and dapper style have made him a favorite on runways and in editorials alike.

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Rick Genest’s extreme tattoos first landed him in the spotlight when he appeared in Lady Gaga’s "Born This Way" video.

Lily Donaldson sports delicate wrist ink.

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The only thing more impressive than Rick Owens’s arm tattoos are his ultra-toned arms.

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Michele Lamy’s tattooed fingers are just more proof that she's one of the coolest tastemakers in the industry.

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