10 Best Rose Neck Tattoo Ideas You Have To See To Believe!

by Patrick
Rose Neck Tattoos

If you’re looking for an interesting rose neck tattoo, then here we have the best list of rose on neck tattoo designs in the article below.

Rose Neck Tattoo
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Rose tattoos are one of the most sought after tattoo designs around the world.

Now the use of colours has made rose tattoos more popular than in the past days. Many people go to tattoo parlours every week hoping to ink a beautiful rose tattoo.

Rose tattoos can be an excellent choice as neck tattoos for women and men. The colours of a rose tattoo play an important role in its meaning. Another important thing to remember is your neck rose tattoo might play out to be the coolest, but getting them can be pretty painful. Keep reading the article and check out the images to choose the best new neck tattoo of roses for you.

Neo Traditional Rose Neck Tattoo

Neo Traditional Rose Neck Tattoo
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The tattoo artist that came up with the neo-traditional tattoo styles did it by taking inspiration from old school tattoos. Usually, these tattoos have retained the bold lines of the old school tattoos and the bold colours, but they are usually more vibrant. Additionally, while old school tattoos usually don’t have any shading, neo-traditional tattoos have minimal shading. These combinations give the neo-traditional tattoos a beautiful 3D effect as evident from the picture on display above. It’s a neo-traditional tattoo of a pink rose with a few leaves hanging from the flower. The bold lines with the minimal shading work are increasing the beauty of the tattoo.

Watercolour Rose Neck Tattoo

Watercolour Rose Neck Tattoo
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Watercolour tattoo idea is a relatively new tattooing style. The fading technique of the colours is drawn in such a way that they look like watercolour paintings. Watercolour tattoos look extremely beautiful, but they have a downside that these tattoos fade from your body quicker than solid coloured tattoos, so you might require some touch-ups. This colouring style can give any tattoo a modern touch, as can be seen in the picture above. It’s a rose tattoo designed in one of the abstract styles and by using red watercolour. The design is pretty unique in that it can stand out in a crowd and the use of watercolour doesn’t only make it look modern but also increases its beauty.

Small Rose Neck Tattoo

Small Rose Neck Tattoo
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Small tattoos can be beautiful and cute at the same time. Most small tattoos are mostly done by drawing just the outlines of a particular design or a design in simple colours with no borders. Small black and grey tattoos with complicated shadings are rare to see, but an expert tattoo artist can draw them beautifully on your body. Small tattoos can also help you express all the meanings just the same as any large tattoo. The picture above shows an adorable black rose neck tattoo with a stem and a few leaves tattooed behind the ear and extended till the neck of the wearer.

Realistic Rose Neck Tattoo

Realistic Rose Neck Tattoo
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Tattoo artists came up with black and grey tattoos and realistic tattoos taking inspiration from Chicano tattoos. That’s why, in the beginning, realistic tattoos were mostly done in black and grey ink, but the styles have changed a lot and a tattoo artist now can even draw many realistic tattoo designs in beautiful colours, like the picture above. It’s a beautiful realistic rose tattoo drawn on the side of the neck of the wearer’s body. The detailed work on the petals as they turn bluish-white on the outer side from pink is done phenomenally well. Even the leaves seem to create the beauty of the 3D effect.

Dot Work Rose Neck Tattoo

Dot Work Rose Neck Tattoo
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Dot work tattoos are mainly done with the stick-and-poke technique. If the tattoo has outlines done in lines, but the entire shading is done in dot works. Sometimes tattoos of large pieces of art are done in dot works but find expert tattoo artists if you want to ink a detailed tattoo done. Detailed or simple ones, all dot work tattoos look beautiful, as evident from the picture above. The design of the rose tattoo on the right side of the wearer’s neck looks like it’s done in old school style, but the shading is entirely done in black and grey dot work. Along with dot work, most parts of the leaves are done in solid black.

Rose With Message Neck Tattoo

Rose With Message Neck Tattoo
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Many people choose to ink some messages along with their tattoo designs. Usually, the messages are either dedicated to a partner, family member, or friend they are honouring through their tattoo. It can also be something that motivates them or a line from their favourite books, TV shows, or movies. Many people even write entire verses from Bible, Torah, Quran, or Gita in their religious tattoos with a cross as a way to express their faith. The picture above is of a large rose tattoo and a few small leaves with a message written beside the tattoo drawn on the front of the wearer’s neck. The no border shading work on the flower is done beautifully.

Red Rose Neck Tattoo

Red Rose Neck Tattoo
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The most common colour of rose tattoo that people ink is the red rose. The tattoo of a red rose usually represents love, deep passion. Red roses are actually a cult symbol of love for one’s partner, family, or work. It has been used as meaning to represent one’s love so much that people gift red roses to their partners on Valentine’s day, anniversaries, dates, and many more occasions that celebrate their love for a close person in their life. The picture above shows a large red rose tattoo on the side of the wearer’s neck with borders of very thin lines and solid black coloured leaves. The shading on the flower is making the flower come alive.

Blue Rose Neck Tattoo

Blue Rose Neck Tattoo
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A blue rose does not occur naturally in the wild, but florists have tried and succeeded in growing blue roses by cutting roses and placing them in dye. For this reason, the meaning of the blue rose is impossible or unattainable. Even though blue roses don’t bloom naturally, it’s probably the second most popular rose tattoo people ink. The reason is their meanings that help people express their faith in miracles or at times, their wish for a miracle in their life. The picture above is of a blue rose tattoo on the right side of the wearer’s neck with no borders and minimal shading and leaves with beautiful shading work giving the leaves a 3D effect.

Yellow Rose Neck Tattoo

Yellow Rose Neck Tattoo
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For a long time and across the earth, the meaning of the yellow roses is the bond of friendship and everything sacred that comes with it. The flower also has a meaning that is thought to be a symbol of good luck and joy, but its much more popular meaning is friendship. Many people ink yellow rose tattoo designs as a way of expressing their joyful, extrovert side, while some people ink them as a hope for more joy and more happiness in their lives. The picture above shows a large realistic almost golden yellow rose tattoo with two leaves and a name written below the tattoo. The design has outer borders of bold lines and beautiful shading.

Pink Rose Neck Tattoo

Pink Rose Neck Tattoo
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The pink rose tattoo generally represents affections in an innocent manner, grace, gratitude, hope for love, first love, remembrance of lost love, and healing. Usually, a tribute to a loved one you lost is done by a black rose tattoo, but pink rose tattoos can help you honour your loved ones even when they are alive. It also represents the pureness and the innocence of first love and. The picture above is of a beautiful tattoo of a pink rose and a bud with a few leaves around them. This small tattoo on the nape of the wearer’s neck has no border, but the shading work is quite perfect.

If you have chosen your favourite design from the images and options in the article above, then kudos to you. If you’re still searching, here are a few more suggestions for your new neck tattoo of roses – 

  • Money rose tattoo
  • Finger Rose Tattoo
  • Rose with cross tattoo
  • Body art rose tattoo

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