22 Amazing Bold Japanese Sleeves

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If you love tattoos what can be better than having your entire arm covered in beautiful ink, tattoo sleeves are awesome!!

They are one of the best ways to display your kickass body art. Once upon a time tattoo sleeves were reserved for tattoo artists and criminal organisations like the Yakuza, but times have changed and the tattoo sleeve is a popular and fashionable choice for men and women alike. Of course once you decide that the sleeve is the tattoo for you, you are then left with the difficult choice of what style of sleeve you want...

Struggling to decide? Well you could always go with the tattoo style that never fails to look good; traditional Japanese. Whether it's a Koi, Geisha, Dragon, Tiger, Snake, Wave or any of the other countless Japanese symbols and images, a Japanese sleeve is a fantastic choice of tattoo. Bright, bold and colourful traditional Japanese tattoos look awesome by themselves, so having a collection of them running up your arms can't possibly disappoint. So without further a do check out these 22 amazing Japanese sleeves...

Japanese demon sleeve by Corpse Painter
Japanese demon sleeve by Corpse Painter
Japanese Buddha sleeve by Immortal Ink
Japanese Buddha sleeve by Immortal Ink
Awesome snake sleeve by Inkholic Tattoo Studio
Awesome snake sleeve by Inkholic Tattoo Studio
Sleeve by Kings Avenue
Sleeve by Kings Avenue

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Sleeve by Original Tattoo
Sleeve by Original Tattoo
Black and grey sleeve by Ramas Tattoo
Black and grey sleeve by Ramas Tattoo
Great work by Ryus Design Tattoo
Great work by Ryus Design Tattoo
Dragon sleeve by Salt Water Tattoo
Dragon sleeve by Salt Water Tattoo
Awesome sleeve by Saved Tattoo
Awesome sleeve by Saved Tattoo
Chest and sleeve by Seventh Son Tattoo
Chest and sleeve by Seventh Son Tattoo
Sleeve by The Sailors Grave
Sleeve by The Sailors Grave
Bold work by Third Eye Tattoo
Bold work by Third Eye Tattoo
Dragon Sleeve by Seventh Son Tattoo
Dragon Sleeve by Seventh Son Tattoo
Skull and flower sleeve by Vienna Electric Tattoo
Skull and flower sleeve by Vienna Electric Tattoo
Koi sleeve by Bearcat Tattoo
Koi sleeve by Bearcat Tattoo
Chapel Tattoo did this Koi sleeve
Chapel Tattoo did this Koi sleeve
Demon sleeve by Da Vinci Tattoo
Demon sleeve by Da Vinci Tattoo
Sleeve by Evil Twins Tattoo
Sleeve by Evil Twins Tattoo
Tiger chest and sleeve tattoo by Kings Avenue
Tiger chest and sleeve tattoo by Kings Avenue
Dragon sleeve by Colin Jones
Dragon sleeve by Colin Jones
Geisha Buddha tattoo by Remis Tattoo
Geisha Buddha tattoo by Remis Tattoo
Geisha tiger sleeve by Javier Tattoo
Geisha tiger sleeve by Javier Tattoo

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Tattoodo Staff Writer and tattoo enthusiast. Lover of all things traditional and blackwork!

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