Reviewed & updated: December 27, 2022 by Jamie Wilson BA
Are you someone who is looking for some rainbow tattoos? Then you are in luck because we have in store some amazing minimalist rainbow tattoo ideas for you.
Rainbow tattoos are very cute and meaningful.
Rainbows represent a multitude of things. The most famous and significant of those being the LGBTQ+ community.
Rainbows are very beautiful and colourful. The colours of the rainbow are violet, indigo, blue, green, yellow, orange and red. In different cultures, rainbow represent a lot of things. Most popularly and most importantly, rainbows and rainbow flags are used as a symbol of the LGBT pride. The pride flag has the rainbow colours. But other than that, rainbows are also a sign of hope, success, and solidarity. With all of this in mind, you are probably here to find a few cute, minimalistic rainbow tattoos. Whether it be to show your pride or just get a cute and fun little tattoo, we have got you covered. Here are some of the cutest minimalistic rainbow tattoos that you are going to love.
Minimalist Small Rainbow Tattoo Ideas
This is one of the most basic and versatile rainbow tattoos of all time. This is a rainbow tattoo created using some lines that are shaped like a rainbow. You can get it on your wrist, arm, forearm, elbow or chest. This is a small tattoo but you can increase or decrease the size according to your taste. You can also get a small full rainbow tattoo which will have bands of the colours instead of just lines. This tattoo is very popular amongst people who want a straightforward rainbow tattoo. Just ask your artist to create it the way you want it.
Amazing Minimalist Line Tattoo Rainbow Ideas
This is a very creative and fun tattoo idea for people who like very minimalistic looking tattoos. This tattoo just shows a multicoloured straight line going from a person’s chin to their chest. It is very minimal and you can get it anywhere on your body as you like. You can also customise the way the colours are arranged in the line and make it look different. This is a very easy tattoo to get as it will not hurt very much. Just make sure your artist can blend the colours together beautifully so that you get a seamless stunning tattoo like this one. You can also choose to get a shorter or longer line as you please.
Cute Minimalist Rainbow Hearts Tattoo On Finger
This very cute tattoo is a great idea for partners. If you are looking for a cute pride tattoo for you and your partner, then look no further. This is an adorable tattoo that is perfect for partners of any gender or sexual identity. The tattoo shows a line of tiny rainbow coloured hearts on the ring fingers of two people, presumably partners. But that does not mean that you can only get this tattoo with your partner. You can also get this cute tattoo on your finger or your wrist and it will look amazing either way. But this is a perfect tattoo to get in June, which is the pride month in celebration of love.
Minimalist Tattoo Rainbow With Abstract Designs
If you are a fan of minimalist abstract designs, then this tattoo idea is perfect for you. As we mentioned before, rainbow tattoos are really very famous and a lot of people get them. But with this tattoo, you are not getting just a cute rainbow tattoo but also an unique design that is just for you. You can also ask your artist to make a simplistic design that represents something dear or meaningful to you and incorporate that into your rainbow tattoo. Like we said, rainbows are a symbol of hope and this tattoo will remind you to never lose hope.
Minimalist Band Tattoo Rainbow Ideas
Rainbow band tattoos have become very famous nowadays. Just like the rainbow line tattoo, this is a seamless band of colours that blend into each other to create a minimalistic, thick band with all the colours of the rainbow. Even though this is just a single bar of colours, you can also get multiple bars with colours of your choice. You can also get the colours of other pride flags that represent you. But you can also get this tattoo to remind yourself to have faith and never lose hope. You can get this band on your wrist, elbow, forearm, arm, or ankle and it will look amazing.
Minimalistic Rainbow Pride Tattoo On Ear
If you are a brave individual who is not afraid to get their ear tattooed, then this is the perfect tattoo idea for you. This tattoo shows bands of rainbow colours shaped like ear cuffs on the ear of someone. It looks really amazing from afar or if someone takes a closer look. If you want it to be even more minimalistic, instead of bands of the colours, you can ask your artist to give you lines of the rainbow colours instead. This tattoo will look amazing on anybody. But since ear tattoos are painful, we would not suggest it as a first tattoo. But if you have some experience in getting tattooed then you can of course go for it.
Small Minimalist Rainbow Flag Tattoo Ideas
Like we said in the beginning, rainbow flags represent the LGBT community and all its parts. So if you are also a part of the community and want to show it off to the world with an amazing and cute tattoo, this idea is just for you. This is a minimalistic pride flag which is perfect for anyone looking for a cute pride tattoo. If you want to make this pride tattoo even more minimalist, then you can ditch the extra details of the flag and just get the bands of colours that make up the flag tattooed on yourself instead. In anyway, this pride flag tattoo idea is a must have if you want to show your pride to the world. It will also be a reminder of happiness and a sense of community for you and for others who are looking for inspiration.
Minimalist Watercolour Rainbow Tattoo Ideas
Watercolour tattoos are very famous nowadays, and with good reason. They are stunning splashes of colours that look amazing against the skin and give off the illusion of a very mystical watercolour painting. But it can be hard to find minimalistic rainbow tattoos in this style. Well, we have got you covered. This little tattoo is from the beloved Disney movie called ‘The Lion King’. This cute minimalistic drawing of Simba with a rainbow mane done in watercolour style is truly stunning and yet subtle. You can also get any other design as you please. Just have a discussion with your tattoo artist about what you want your watercolour rainbow tattoo to look like and they will design it according to your choice. But make sure to find an artist who specialises in this style as watercolour tattoos can be hard to make.
Minimalistic Rainbow With Lettering Tattoo Ideas
If you are a fan of lettering tattoos, this idea is for you. You might want a personal or inspirational message along with a rainbow tattoo and this will give you exactly what you need. This tattoo is very customisable and you can choose any font you like or any message that you will like to get tattooed on you. You can also choose to get something done in a different language if that is something you want. But make sure what is written there is correct. You can put any words or phrase in there but if your tattoo artist or you do not know what it says, then it can turn out to e wrong. So if you are getting something done in a language that you do not know, then make sure to find out the correct spelling and meaning before getting it. The rainbow will remind you to hold on to hope and the message will forever be close to your heart.
Adorable Minimalist Animal And Rainbow Tattoo
This adorable mini tattoo is for the animal lovers. If you want a mini tattoo of an animal that you love, along with a cute little rainbow, then this tattoo is perfect for you. This tattoo has a little turtle with a rainbow but you can choose to get any animal that you want. You can also increase the size of the tattoo if you want a bigger piece. Or you can add multiple animals to the tattoo if you want. It is all up to you, just make sure your artist understands your needs and creates the perfect tattoo for you.
If you could not find your perfect rainbow tattoo idea in the ones that we mentioned, do not fear. We have some more in store just for you and you can check these out for inspiration.
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Minimal Rainbow Flower Tattoo Ideas
Brushstroke Rainbow Tattoo Ideas
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What is a minimalist rainbow tattoo?
A minimalist rainbow tattoo is a type of body art that is inspired by the colors of a traditional rainbow. These tattoos typically incorporate bright, bold lines and shapes to represent the vivid hues of the spectrum and are often simple in composition. Some minimalist rainbow tattoos may even feature abstract elements or geometric designs that still evoke the beauty of a classic rainbow. Minimalist rainbow tattoos are a way to add a bit of whimsy and color to your look without going overboard. Plus, depending on the design, it can be placed almost anywhere on the body for a more subtle appearance. Whatever you decide, this type of tattoo will bring some extra cheer and joy into your life!
How much does a minimalist rainbow tattoo cost?
The cost of a minimalist rainbow tattoo will depend on the size, complexity and artist you choose. Generally speaking, a small- to medium-sized design can range anywhere from $50 to $200 or more. Some artists may also charge an additional fee if they need to spend extra time creating a custom design for your tattoo. To get the most accurate quote, be sure to look for an experienced and reputable artist in your area. It is also important to keep in mind that the cost of a tattoo can vary depending on the city and state you are located in as well. So it’s always best to do some research before committing to any particular artist or design.