Bamboo Tattoos

In Thailand, bamboo tattooing began in the Buddhist temples, with monks receiving religious text tattoos from grand master monks for protection...


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Needle & Ink
Methods of tattooing vary from culture to culture and include pulling a pigment-soaked or soot-covered needle through the skin, or rubbing pigment into an open cut made with a blade. In modern times, a special electric needle is used that makes a series of small punctures through the epidermis, much like a sewing needle. The pigment is injected as the needle moves...



History of Tattoos

Tattoos have served as rites of passage, marks of status and rank, symbols of religious and spiritual devotion, decorations for bravery, sexual lures and marks of fertility, pledges of love, punishment, amulets and talismans, protection, and as the marks of outcasts, slaves and convicts.


Tattoo Bar Phi Phi

PP Tattoo Bar is located on tropical Koh Phi Phi Island, Thailand.  We specialize in Bamboo and Needle Tattoos, with a special emphasis on cleanliness and professionalism.  We also have our own hand-made jewelry, paintings, and a fantastic bar with an incredible view of Tonsai Beach.

pp bamboo tattoo barThe word "tattoo" is derived from two sources--the Polynesian word "ta," meaning to strike, and the Tahitian word "tatau," meaning to mark.

Our highly trained and skilled artists can copy a design you bring in, or create a customized design based on your specifications. We also have standardized designs available.

  1. Tattoos & Designs
  2. Gallery of Designs & Slideshow
  3. Jewelry, Piercings & Designs
  4. Cleaning And Caring For Your Tattoo & Piercings
  5. Phi Phi Island, travel and accommodation information
  6. Contact us to set up an appointment

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Jewelry & Piercings

Jewelrytattoo & piercingsWe design & hand fabricate custom jewelry talisman pendants or any design that is given to us.

We have the finest gemstones & crystals in Thailand and make custom jewelry settings for all of our gemstones in Gold or Sterling Silver.


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