A tattoo consultation is usually the first step toward getting a tattoo. It’s an important meeting that generally takes only 10 or 15 minutes, where artist and client exchange important information to prepare them both for the actual tattoo appointment. Today we’re going to help you learn how to get the most out of your
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Pantone is the world’s leader in colour. They were the first to create a universal system for colour identification, a system that is used the world over to create consistency throughout the myriad of industries that utilize colour. If you are looking for the name for an exact colour, a name that you can give
In less then 24 hours, Tranceformations’ annual food drive fundraiser will kick off. In years past, staff have arrived at the shop early, only to find enthusiastic patrons who have arrived even earlier. We hope that this year will be no exception. Here’s how the weekend will go: Saturday November 27th: No piercing
So you’re thinking about getting your earlobes pierced? (Shhh…spoilers) A few weeks ago, we posted an article about how old a person might want to be before getting their ears pierced for the first time. Today, we’re going to tackle the topic of boys and men getting their ears pierced. Some
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Script tattoos have been steadily growing in popularity over the last few years, with permenant penmanship showing up on the arms, backs, ribs, and feet of tattoo newbies and afficionados alike. (These two lovely – and correctly spelled – pieces were done by our own Rakel.) Getting tattooed in a foreign language has
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It’s no secret that we love gold. We love the way it sparkles, the way it makes us feel, and its rich history. At the shop, we pride ourselves in carrying some of the most beautiful gold body jewelry in the whole world, but we’re not the ones to first introduce gold to BC.
♪ Swing your partner round and round… ♪ For years aftercare instructions included soaking a new piercing, and then vigorously rotating it to clean the inside of the fresh wound and prevent the jewelry from ‘sticking’ to the body. Nowadays, we know better, and reputable piercing shops will recommend that people soak, rinse, and dry their
Once a flashy statement made only by rappers, dental adornment is rising in popularity. Rapper Flavour Flav is often credited as being the originator of the ‘grill’ (a removable piece of jewelry worn over the teeth), baring his trademark look through the 80’s. These days, grills are having a moment in the spotlight
Once the stuff of pranks, many people are now purposefully taking to the sun with only select parts of their skin protected. The trend, which is being treated like a fun temporary tattoo, is receiving a lot of criticism from the medical industry. (Even more criticism then the body modification industry normally receives.) So what
- A tattoo consultation is usually the first step...
- Pantone is the world’s leader in colour. They w...
- In less then 24 hours, Tranceformations’ ...
- So you’re thinking about getting y...
- Script tattoos have been steadily growing in po...