43 Badass Tattoo Ideas for Women

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Looking for a tattoo that isn’t cute and pretty? Then you are in the right place. We have put together 43 of the best badass tattoo ideas for women. There is something for everyone from fierce tigers to skulls to unique ink like head tattoos. These are perfect for the women looking to add a bold and edgy tattoo to their look.

1. Rose Rib Tattoo

Flowers don’t have to be pretty and feminine, you can have awesome badass flowers like these ones. This rib ink features multiple flowers in black ink. Rib tattoos can be covered or shown making them great places to get tattooed. It would look amazing on the beach.

2. Skull Shoulder Tattoo

Skull tattoos have become very popular and with this tattoo we can see why. This detailed skull sits on the shoulder with two roses. Something like this has both feminine elements and badass ones. You could get this tattooed anywhere on the body.

3. Rose Hand Tattoo

Rose tattoos are usually pretty and feminine. Mix it up and you get an edgy ink like this one. This rose hand tattoo looks trendy and is perfect for a rock chick. Hand tattoos look amazing but cannot be covered so you should take this into consideration. You could have any design tattooed on the hand.

4. Dragon Arm Tattoo

Want a tattoo that will wow? Then think about a dragon tattoo. This ink features a big, bold dragon covering half of the arm. You could have a black outline dragon like this or add some color. Dragon tattoos will look amazing on everyone. We love this and it could be tattooed on the leg or ribs for a trendy look.

5. Palm Tattoo

If you are looking for a unique design then consider a palm tattoo. This is quirky and will catch everyone’s attention. A tattoo like this is for the trendsetters! The floral design is pretty but the location makes it a badass tattoo. We have seen many of these designs from butterflies to flowers so the design ideas are endless.

Floral Palm Tattoo for Badass Tattoo Idea for Women

Source: @vvitch.xiii

6. Lion Back Tattoo

Be fierce and get a lion tattoo like this one. This woman had a stunning blue ink lion tattooed on her back. It is a design that will wow anyone that sees it. You could have a lion tattooed anywhere in any design, this image is great for inspiration.

7. Wolf Tattoo

Here is another fierce tattoo. This thigh ink features a wolf. It is a stunning and unique design that combines pretty patterns with a badass design. Wolves are strong. Something like this would be perfect for a woman who wants a symbol of strength. You could have a wolf created in just one of these styles.

Wolf Thigh Tattoo for Badass Tattoo Idea for Women

Source: @gbohochic

8. Unique Badass Tattoo

Next, we have a back tattoo that is unique and bold. It is a different take on the usual pretty florals. Back tattoos are great because they can be covered up and when you do show it off it will look awesome. It would be great for the summer.

Floral Back Tattoo for Badass Tattoo Idea for Women

Source: @botykanna

9. Rockabilly Skull

Looking for something with a vintage vibe? Then check out this rockabilly skull. This is a different take on the vintage tattoos. It has the vintage look but has a badass vibe with the skull. The flowers add a feminine touch. You could recreate this in many ways to make it unique to you.

10. Half Sleeve

Sleeves are badass tattoo ideas. These are bold and make a statement. The full sleeve might not be for you so consider a half sleeve. This gives you the look but can be covered up when you want or need to. The pretty floral design has been given an edge because it has been used as a sleeve. We love this!

Half Sleeve Rose Tattoo for Badass Tattoo Idea for Women

Source: @instattoo2

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  1. Jessy M

    October 11, 2018 at 6:21 pm

    Awesome! We love tattoos!

  2. Summer

    May 30, 2019 at 3:25 am

    This is just about one of the best tattoo websites

  3. Cajun Jules

    June 3, 2019 at 10:54 pm

    I’m not much of a skull person, but that watercolor skull is really cool! I also like the dragon tattoo, very nice!

  4. Linda Miller

    June 28, 2019 at 4:08 am

    These are some of the best I’ve seen. I have scars from my left arm elbow down to my wrist from trying to kill myself I’m looking for some badass tattoos that will cover it

  5. Anonymous

    April 12, 2020 at 6:00 am

    some really nice stuff

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