Reviewed & updated: October 19, 2022 by Jamie Wilson BA
Looking for beautiful Gardenia tattoo designs to get inked with? Here are some amazing tattoo designs put together by us which you won’t be able to resist!
Depicting one’s love for flowers through delicate floral tattoo designs has become a recent trend nowadays amongst people.
Gardenia tattoos make for an extremely beautiful tattoo design usually symbolizing purity, love, gentleness, and great admiration. Although everybody relates with a different gardenia tattoo meaning, this mystical flower gives off incredibly positive energy in all shapes and sizes.
Gardenia tattoos are usually done using shades of white and black with a realistic line drawing which gives an elegant look to the tattoo as well as to the bearer. People who like flowers and have been looking for new designs on Pinterest with a different kind of blossom and leaves must surely explore the suggested gardenia flower tattoo ideas.
Simple Gardenia Flower Tattoo Design
This monochromatic gardenia tattoo design showcases a single blossom of the gardenia flower on your hand with two big leaves on opposite ends and three small ones. The petals of this small gardenia flower are striped with soft lines of black ink with the occasional use of white ink. The intricate lines in the petals combined with the bold black outline give this gardenia tattoo a more prominent look.
Crisp Floral Gardenia Tattoo With Dot Shading
With an incredibly high number of pins on Pinterest, it is clear that people like this shoulder spread that idea a lot and hence have been giving it a lot of attention lately! Expanding angularly from the shoulder, this gardenia tattoo art is a mixture of different floral tattoos. This black and white spread looks attractive in monochrome and the intense use of dot shading throughout the tattoo gives it a powerfully retro feel. All the flowers are in full bloom and the leaves look fresh and huge. The impeccable blending technique lends a different dimension to this floral tattoo and adds to its mystical beauty. For all those who really like Gardenia blooms, don’t wait any longer to get this engraved!
Distinguished White Gardenia Arm Tattoo
Gardenia flower tattoos have gained prominence amongst tattoo enthusiasts off late because of their clean, elegant look. Drawn on the outer arm, just above the elbow, this tattoo design has two blossoms of the white gardenia flower, a bud, and two bees. One of the flowers is in full bloom and the other one in half. Beautiful leaves of all sizes cover the edges of this design idea and lend the tattoo an overall minimalistic look. The fine black shading on the leaves of this white gardenia tattoo makes it stand out. The tattoo looks best when engraved in black and white ink and is also one of the top pins on Pinterest.
Realistic Gardenias Tattoo Design On Foot
The Gardenia family tattoos are a delicate design of floral patterns but they can also be expressed a little crudely by adding a hint of robustness in its design.
A powerful illustration of a pair of gardenias in the centre of the foot is enough to make all the flower fans go crazy! The strong black and grey shading on this full-blown gardenias tattoo adds another layer of mesmerizing beauty to the design, which will bring its bearer innumerable compliments. The placement of the tattoo is quick to catch the eye and definitely makes a bold style statement. People with a fine taste in the art will be quick to realize the charm that this gardenia tattoo offers and will waste no time in getting it engraved on their bodies!
Gardenia Tattoo Pattern Art
For all those who love to include geometric patterns in their tattoos, this gardenia tattoo is for you! A lovely bloom of gardenia defined within the bold lines of two triangles is what makes the tattoo stand out. The part of the leaves that fall outside the triangle has a hint of light and dark green shading. that adds to the beauty of this particular gardenia tattoo. The confident linework on the petals of the blossom adds an artistic edge to the overall look of the tattoo, giving it more meaning.
Freehand Gardenia Tattoo Design
This greyscale leg tattoo showcases multiple full-bloom gardenias and leaves in an extremely detailed manner. The flawless shading on each element of the tattoo with black ink, fading into grey, and finally blending with the skin color has been perfectly executed and makes the tattoo really come to life. Depending upon one’s personal preferences one can choose the size of this tattoo, but it looks best in medium to large sizes, spread all over your calf muscles, giving off an aesthetically pleasing feel. For all the tattoo enthusiasts out there, do not hesitate to sign up for this design and enjoy the look that it lends to your legs!
Super Sleek One Blosson White Gardenia Tattoo
Anybody who has been looking for gorgeous and sleek gardenia tattoos, this is the best choice for them. One of the most stunning tattoo ideas, this tattoo looks beautiful with its myriad shades of grey ink. The tattoo comprises a full-blown flower with a light grey shading on the leaves, which gives the gardenia tattoo a washed-off look. Inked on the inner side of the arm, the perfect size of the tattoo makes it look graceful and brilliant.
Fine Line Clavicular Gardenia Tattoo Design
Everybody who shares a liking for Gardenia blossoms will agree that tattoos with a bunch of three gardenia blooms and lots of differently shaped leaves make for an excellent gardenia tattoo design idea. Inked angularly just below the clavicle and placed diagonally inward from the right shoulder, this gardenia tattoo art is sure to exceed one’s expectations! Its alluring design will make you fall in love with the simplicity that is expressed in this flower tattoo. The delicate blending of black and grey is splendid to observe as it enhances the simple pattern of this gardenia tattoo design. The tattoo makes you look super cool and you are urged to definitely try this one out!
Geometric Gardenia Tattoo
Drawn inside a diamond, with dotted triangles to add to the aesthetics, this simple medium-sized gardenia tattoo has a basic concept with a touch of sacred geometry patterns. The upper part of the tattoo has a combination of different flowers, namely violets, daisies, and gardenias strategically composed, and in the lower part of the tattoo, the leaves of the blooms of each flower converge pointedly. There is some traditional dot shading on the leaves of the gardenia which gives it a pretty shade of light grey. If you want to try a minimal look, definitely try this!
Colourful Gardenia Tattoo Art
A colourful tattoo can fetch you some amazing compliments. This medium-sized gardenia tat on the inner arm looks stunning on the one who wears it with pride. The tattoo has a blood-red gardenia in the centre with two small-sized white gardenia blooms on the sides, along with several red gardenia buds and brightly coloured eucalyptus leaves. The blood-red gardenia bloom has shades of black which gives the gardenia depth and elevates the tattoo. Dots arranged in a semi-circular manner and bold triangle lines on the upper and lower part of this gardenia tattoo provide structure to the design.
Among other gardenia tattoos, you can explore:
- Gardenia and lily tattoo
- Gardenia and chrysanthemum Tattoo
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