Pineapple Tattoos Are The New Tropical Summer Ink Trend & We Want A Slice

27 June 2017, 12:23

Pineapple Tattoos Are A Thing Now Because Summer
James Wilson-Taylor

By James Wilson-Taylor

Everyone's fave tropical fruit just became the hottest ink trend of the summer.

Summer is here and, as people are finally warm enough to brave shorts and tank tops in the UK, a new tattoo trend has emerged that encapsulates all that is good and fruity about the season.

Yes, people are lining up in their hundreds to get Pineapples inked on their bodies.

 

Pineapple in the ditch for lovey Lynsey! she sat amazing for this !! hella tough!! #kawaii #kawaiitattoo #pineapple #pineappletattoo

A post shared by Rachel Baldwin (@rachelbaldwintattoo) onJun 24, 2017 at 11:54am PDT

 

Once seldom seen outside of the headgear of exotic dancers, high school productions of Cabaret and recent Calvin Harris music videos, The Metro noticed the trend developing on Instagram as summer-ready tatt fans began posting pics showing off their zesty new look. And, we gotta say, it does have a certain tropical appeal that we hadn't quite expected. Plus, when winter hits, you can just pretend it's a giant crystal or a mock up of Spaceship Earth from EPCOT. All bases covered.

Here are just a few of our fave pineapples we've spotted around the web:

 

 

 

 

Fun little surfboard pineapple tattoo by @seanmccready #pineappletattoo#surfertattoo#sullenfamily#togetherwerise#tattoolicioushi

A post shared by Tattoo Licious Hawaii (@tattoolicious_hawaii) onJun 26, 2017 at 10:39am PDT

 

 

Stand tall • Wear a crown • Be sweet on the inside #tattoo #pineapple #pineappletattoo

A post shared by Mikaela Houck (@frokenhouck) onMay 10, 2017 at 4:25am PDT

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Summer vibes Thanks for coming in! #pineapple #pineappletattoo #trees #ent #vibes #summer #brooklyntattoo

A post shared by Simon Ban (@squids.ink) onJun 25, 2017 at 12:08pm PDT

 

 

 

 

Piña de hoy #boldwillhold #real_traditional #bright_and_bold #porunpaislibredechorchas #pineappletattoo #heredia #costarica #sgtcr

A post shared by Juan Carlos Brenes (@purasangretatuajes) onJun 23, 2017 at 4:58pm PDT

 

 

 

 

 

tattooed by @nick.tattoos

A post shared by 7 Days | 10am-7PM | 99774145 (@manlytattoo) onJun 23, 2017 at 5:55am PDT

 

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