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The Best Places to Get Tattooed in Kuala Lumpur

Borneo Ink Tattoo Parlour | © Arup Kamal/Flickr
Borneo Ink Tattoo Parlour | © Arup Kamal/Flickr
Getting a tattoo is simultaneously fun and serious. Usually a lifetime commitment, it’s always a good idea to get your ink done at a reputable place. In Malaysia, a growing love for tattoo art and diminishing stigma is bringing more artists and enthusiasts into the spotlight. Here are some of the best places to get a tattoo in the city of Kuala Lumpur, for both the experienced and the uninitiated.

Iron Bunny Tattoo

A small, cozy studio hidden away in Sungei Wang Mall, this friendly shop offers custom, traditional, watercolor, and minimalist arts. Feel free to talk to the Iron Bunny artists for recommendations and to further explore the style you’re after. Just remember that art takes effort, so even if you’re just getting a preliminary sketch, make sure to tip the artist.
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Pink Tattoos

A local favorite for delicate and more unique styles, Pink Tattoos stands out from other studios with its adorable interior filled with owl-themed paraphernalia, alongside the many artworks by the artist, including the owner herself. The colorful, cafe-like decor is sure to put visitors at ease, and will help inspire customers about what kind of cutesy design to get next. Japanese-style tattoos are also available if you’re after something intricate.

#geometric #cat with #cherryblossoms #tattoo by Khang Wei (@knull_void)

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Borneo Ink Tattoo

One of the most revered tattoo studios in Malaysia, Borneo Ink has established itself as the place to go for some of the best tribal, traditional, and custom inks around. The studio caters to a large foreign fan base, and the highly-skilled artists are ready for your more ambitious skin arts and bigger pieces.

Borneo Ink Tattoo, Desa Sri Hartamas, KL, Malaysia. T: +60 3-2300 1151

Inkcraft Tattoo Studio

Bringing together the talents of local and international tattoo artists, Inkcraft Tattoo Studio creates a relaxing, comfortable and hygienic atmosphere. Expect nothing but professionalism from this well-reviewed business, where each of the fun-loving artists wins regular clients with their beautiful and skillful inking.

Inkcraft Tattoo Studio, A-10-36,Scott Garden Soho, Jalan Klang Lama, Kuala Lumpur, +60 012-350 2908

Busy Tuesday . Thanks for everyone that coming over.

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Two Thumb Tattoo Studio

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With a full service including piercing and jewelry sales, Two Thumb has made their way into the hearts of body art connoisseurs from all over the region. They provide private rooms for customers who would like to get a tattoo or piercing out of the public eye. The studio has been catering to Kuala Lumpur’s hardcore scene since 1998. Drop by for a real old-school feel, and get new custom inks in Japanese and traditional styles.
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These recommendations were updated on April 25, 2017 to keep your travel plans fresh.