If choosing a tattoo has to be special because you will have it for the rest of your life, choosing a best friend and best friend tattoos for each other is also the same. My favorite friendship quote is from Aristotle, “Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies.”
Although it is not friendship day yet, we would like to celebrate friendship randomly by collecting 80 beautiful friendship tattoos that you can get ideas from, just in case you and your best friends have not decided which matching tattoos to get yet. It doesn’t always have to be matching though, you can still get creative with your friendship tattoo and for your convenience, we have provided you more best friend tattoo ideas in this article.
The best friend tattoo is small and simple yet still beautiful.
2. “Thick and Thin”
Best friends usually say they’ll be friends through thick and thin, it’s a common BFF cliche. This is still a small tattoo you can put on your wrist or on your chest.
3. “You see all my light, and you love my dark”
In case you don’t know, this is a lyric of Alanis Morissette’s song entitled, Everything.
4. Celtic friendship symbol
The ancient Celtic knot is a symbol for eternity and infinite loyalty, love and friendship. It’s been since the 450 AD.
5. Peanut butter and jelly
The peanut butter and jelly must always go together in a sandwich. It’s never better without the other. A cute and fun way to represent friendship.
6. “You’ll never walk alone”.
These four ladies had the same quote tattoo to represent their friendship.
7. Cute best friend tattoos
This is one of my favorites in this list. It’s simple yet cute and funny. This tattoo is beyond deep words and yet the meaning is still simple. Friendship.
8. Nature, Moon and Sun
I’m not really sure what the first symbol is, I’m just guessing that it represents nature.
9. Quote and butterfly tattoo
I love the butterfly color but I’d probably change the quote. Something simple yet smart.
10. Thumb print hearts
Another simple yet beautiful tattoo. A thumb print heart on the ankles or wrist is a good spot for this best friend tattoo.
11. Puzzle piece
I think a puzzle piece that represent friendship for a tattoo is an excellent idea, plus they incorporated it with a lock and key.
12. “together forever never apart, maybe in distance but never in heart”
Sweet tattoo for best of friends.
13. The pinky swear
Every best friends know what a pink swear is.
14. Friends and infinity symbol tattoo
15. Matching feather best friend tattoos
16. Feminine sun and moon best friend tattoos
The sun and moon tattoos have very beautiful meanings and they may also vary.
17. 2 birds best friend tattoos
This tattoo is quite funny actually, despite the hearts, I just don’t see these 2 birds having any attachment or love at all. A sparrow is also a great idea for best friend tattoos.
18. Infinity symbol
19. Identical anchor tattoos for BFFs
20. Creative bird best friend tattoos
I like the placement and the size of the bird tattoos, which I think is a great idea for best of friends. You know the cliche “birds of the same feathers, flock together”.
21. Cat best friend tattoos
22. another pink promise tattoo
Why people swear with their pinkies, I have no idea!
23. Heart and life line tattoos
24. F.R.I.E.N.D.S best friend tattoo
I was a BIG fan of this comedy series that lasted for 10 years. If you haven’t watched FRIENDS, I suggest that you do. It gave me the best laughs.
25. French suit
This is a great idea for foursome friends.
26. Best friend coordinates
You can get coordinates tattoos of some place meaningful to you and your best bud.
27. Best friend quote tattoo
28. Yin yang best friend tattoo
My best friend and I are also like yin and yang. I think this tattoo is perfect for 2 entirely different people but have the same heart and soul.
29. Rainbow heart
30. Cat Dog tattoo
I grew up watching this cartoon and it is also one of my favorites. It’s nice that there are minds out there who came up with this tattoo idea.
31. Best friend tattoo quote
32. Identical elephant tattoos with initials
I love elephant tattoos. I like this one too since the elephants have intricate details. I love details!
33. Map and navigator
So this is another creative way to get a BFF tattoo. Not so mushy, just a simple map and navigator.
34. Simple BFF tattoo
I like the simplicity of this tattoo and it’s both funny and cute.
35. Simple best friend wrist tattoos