Reviewed & updated: December 26, 2022 by Jamie Wilson BA
Never wanna miss your target? Get yourself inked with one of these ten best dart tattoos and hit your target as flawlessly as these darts do!
Dart-throwing is famous as a competitive sport as well as a traditional pub game. Looking back in time to our childhood days would surely make us familiar with an old dartboard, probably made of cardboard.
This hit-or-miss sport requires a clock shaped dartboard placed at a fair distance from the player, three sharp-pointed darts and the professional players are required to throw the arrows at the target with bare hands. This game originated in England and the British Darts Organization have laid down the accepted rules for the sport.
Whether you play it at a professional level or just as a refreshing battle with your friend, you need to have your eyes focused. When it comes to a dart tattoo, it obviously portrays your love for the sport as well as symbolizes patience, mental strength, and has got a fair amount of chivalry attached to it. If you want an outer manifestation of your gallantry, pride, treat yourself with a dart tattoo! To help you with the best dart tattoos, here’s a list of some masterpieces!
Dark Dart Tattoo
If black is your favourite colour, this shimmering black tattoo is worth your time. The tattoo has two identical sharp darts and the whole design consists of black outlines and minute detailing. The white bubble detailing in the unshaded portion and the crosses add a realistic glow to the tattoo design. The size of the tattoo makes it ideal for the forearm, back arm, lower leg. If you want a dazzling bright tattoo to add extra shine to your personality, hurry to the nearest tattoo parlour!
Simple Dart Tattoo
This simplistic design with three identical darts alternately pointed will give you a regal look. Black shades and outlines give a neat finishing to the whole tattoo. The minimalistic use of heavy detailing and colours give a classy look to the old school darts tattoo. You can add colours and alter the number as per your preference. This tattoo is ideal for the forearm, shoulder, back arm. Get this inked and you would hit your target with these three mini missiles!
Poison Dart Frog Tattoo
Frog tattoos are known symbols of regeneration, luck, fertility and rebirth. This tattoo has a bright orange frog, sitting on the arm and looking slyly at you. The commendable artistry and realistic aspect make this tattoo stand out in the crowd of several dart frog tattoo designs that are available on various sites. The deadly tattoo is crammed with cuteness, vibrance and vigour. As long as you don’t compromise with the tattoo design, you can wear this tattoo anywhere you like. Wear this deadly cute tattoo and flaunt your killer look!
Fish Dart Tattoo
Are you searching for a lucky charm to give your relationship a healthy turn? This dart tattoo with two fish designs will precisely give you all the luck you need! The heavy design used for the fish enhances the beauty of the tattoo. The perfectly drawn scales and light red shading adds extra depth to the tattoo. The pointed small dart hitting the red heart has the power to keep you staring at the flawless beauty for uncountable hours! Your lower belly, the lower back will get a fresh glow if you wear this design. Get this inked if you want a lucky charm or a cool look to guide your days!
Traditional Dart Tattoo
This traditional dart tattoo features a dart breaking a glass bottle. Numerous shades and designs are used to give a magnificent look to the tattoo. The broken bottle and the drops of water are drawn with utmost care to give a realistic touch to the tattoo. The numbered, yellow shaded ribbon on the bottle and the yellow floral designs add a glow to the design. With a dark shaded dart and with heavy black outlines which add a bold finishing to the tattoo, this design will surely add a quirky beauty to your arms. Wear this myriad symbolism tattoo and let your arms do the talking!
Single Needle Dart Tattoo
This simple, black and grey needle-like dart tattoo with letters has its own unique charm. The whole tattoo uses minimalistic design and colours but the spiral detailing on the barrel of the dart is done with great precision and skill. The shades intensify the realistic glow of the tattoo. One advantage of this tattoo is that one can alter the letters accordingly and expand the meaningful aspect of the tattoo. The size of the tattoo makes it ideal for any part of the body. If you want your general sleeveless arms to have a classy twist, this tattoo must be your next design!
Floral Dart Tattoo
Have you seen beautiful missiles? Yes, this floral missile is beautiful, catchy, which subverts the killer sharpness generally associated with it. The shaft, barrel and tip use grey colour with orange, blue and yellow touches. The white shade on the tip of the dart adds a metallic glow to the tattoo. The bright red colour of the tattoo increases the aesthetic effect of the tattoo. The flowers use pink and white shades which lend a pleasing effect. The solid green and yellow leaves complete the tattoo with a commendable flair. Offer yourself the vibrance of this tattoo and polish up your everyday looks!
Feather Dart Tattoo
Are you planning for a vibrant dart tattoo? This dart tattoo with bright feathers has a touch of delicacy as well as toughness attached to it. Feather has symbolic links with hope, peace and the dazzling blue colour intensifies the symbolism. Blue, violet, yellow, orange hues combine in exact proportion to give an absolutely stunning dart tattoo design. Take care to choose the part where you would like to have this inked as the size of the tattoo could lead you to compromise with its beauty. Read and feel the beauty of this tattoo but be sure to get this inked before this beautiful masterpiece takes wings!
Puss In Boots Dart Tattoo
You may have seen cats sitting near your veranda, or on a fallen log but have you seen them near dartboards? This tattoo features Puss in Boots with a needle and has a dartboard in the background. Among the dartboard designs, this tattoo is exceptionally charming and adorable. Yellow and black are the dominant colours in the tattoo. Get a veteran tattoo artist as this tattoo needs perfection to achieve its true beauty. Get this inked on your arms and equip yourself with all the confidence and cleverness of the cat!
Colourful Dart Tattoo
Wanna add colours to your life? This throwing dart tattoo shown in motion will hit your hand with all its colourful strength. The barrel and the shaft mostly use green colour with shades of yellow. The flight has a solid chrome yellow colour. The red mark shows the dart hitting the target. If you are losing the game of life, get this tattooed and hit the target as vibrantly and perfectly as this dart!
Suited for both men and women, dart tattoo designs have a wide range of symbolism and colours. While most dart tattoos use black, grey and white colours, adding vibrant colours would definitely magnify your regal look!
Surely the list is endless, but here are some more that are worth exploring before you choose your next tattoo design-
- Kushiel’s Dart Tattoo
- Dart Board Tattoo
- Dodge Dart Grill Tattoo
- Dart Flight Tattoo
- Dodge Dart Logo Tattoo
- Dart Stranger Things Tattoo
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What is a dart tattoo?
A dart tattoo is a design of small, semi-circular lines that often symbolize movement and direction. They can be combined with other elements like arrows or stars to create interesting compositions. The most popular locations for this type of tattoo are the shoulder, lower back, ankle, and wrist. The designs typically imply quick action and swiftness in movement. A dart tattoo often serves as a reminder of life’s rapid changes and can be used to stay focused on the present moment. It is also a popular choice for those seeking an interesting, abstract piece of body art.
How much does a dart tattoo cost?
The cost of a dart tattoo depends on several factors such as the size, complexity, and location. Generally, small and simple designs will cost around $50 to $100 USD whereas larger pieces could run up to several hundred dollars or more. Additionally, some artists may charge an hourly rate which can vary depending on experience and skill level.