This style is inspired by ancient cultural artwork which often includes some kind of repetitive pattern. If you like mandala, decorative patterns or geometrics, this is your style of tattoo.

Ornamental designs like mandala is often designed by the tattoo artist itself, simply because it’s hard to replicate exciting designs.

Some ornamental styles also has a lot of free hand drawing included, which only makes the tattoo even more customised and awesome.

Ornamental designs can also be combined with realism or graphical elements as seen in the popular lion and mandala design.