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Octopus and tentacled creatures also denote mystery, especially the mysteries of the deep. So you may want to consider getting an octopus tattoo if you want to advertise your mysteriousness (surely reducing it in the process) or if you eject black ink when you get scared.
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Most octopus tattoos allow for a lot of detail and are a chance for an artist to shine. They range from the large and intricate...
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To the small and simple.
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Although they can go wrong and end up looking like ink splodges. An ink splodge with the wrong amount of legs.
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I think octopus tattoos are an interesting mix of the traditional and contemporary and there are some amazing designs out there. Pity they're probably going to be so over done that they'll go the way of dolphins and anchors.
By the way, if you're too scared to get an octopus tattoo then you can always try out the trend with these Tattoo Socks.
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