Ai is japanese for love, and the name of the most amazing woman, who pasted away last year. L’amour fou – because love to your family, friends, flirts, things etc can be crazy good and crazy bad – and for the memory of monsieur Yves Saint Laurent.
Marissa, 20, Düsseldorf
Céline, 17, Oslo Norway “When I was younger my grandmother always told me to believe in my self, and when she passed away I decided to get this tattoo as a reminder of her and everything she taught me. I look at it and I think of her and the importance of believing in your self.”
Lejla aljukic, 19, Gislaved ”
“The text type is Kanji. The symbols stand for “love dream believe.” It is a simplified version of “love all, dream the impossible, and believe in yourself.”
Broke my heart too many times.
I know what violence is.
Raised my girl on my own.
Enough is enough.
After having my
“handle with care.” tattoo,
met the sweetest man,
and fell in love.
all the things i believe in. not done yet – symbol of my hometown is still missing and a cloth-hanger for my fashion passion.
My first tattoo.
source: Sophie (Cyprus) ‘”Lewe asof daar is geen more” – Live like there’s no tomorrow in Afrikaans’, Sanna (Brahestad) “Vapaus & rohkeus” – freedom & courage in Finnish’, Marília (Brazil)
Just love me, and this will be enough.