45 Rainbow Tattoos for the Colourful You

Rainbow tattoos are a great choice due to the sheer number of colors in them. You can not only have the rainbow tattooed on your body but also use the spectrum of colors on them to make up other designs. The possibilities are endless. Plus in the symbolic sense, a rainbow is something magical and represents the right mix of things that is reflective of life itself. Each hue in the colorful rainbow is something that holds a lot of meaning.

So you have the lovely prospect of using the rainbow itself in your tattoo design but also the choice of using the colors in other designs that you like. Below are some of the beautiful rainbow tattoo designs that you can get to look at before deciding on your ideal design.

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The types and possibilities of rainbow tattoos:

You can either pick a rainbow design for its awesome look or give it your own spin to make a profound statement. The important thing is that it holds a lot of significance for you and that it does not matter if others don’t get it.

Shooting star with rainbow tattoo:

Since both are unique and rare elements of the sky, it makes sense to have both as part of your tattoo design. You can create many variations to this design by moving the elements around.

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Rainbow and Shooting Star Tattoo

Probably the most popular of rainbow tattoos is that of the combination of a shooting star and the rainbow, as seen below. There are a number of variations on the design, but this is the essence of it. The thing you have to ensure is that it works well together and the hues are vibrant.

Hello Kitty Rainbow Tattoo theme:

This one is cute and has a really adorable Hello Kitty figure with the fundamental magical colors of the rainbow. You can add all the colors of the rainbow to the Hello kitty figure or add it to the other elements like the clouds, the lollipops, the stars and the hearts.

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Little Pony Rainbow Tattoo:

Again this one takes on the adorable Little Pony figure and makes it really come to life with the awesome colors of the rainbow. In this too, you can add other magical elements with the color theme of the rainbow to pull the whole design together.

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Rainbow Brite Tattoo: Once again there is an inspiring tattoo design that uses the colors of the rainbow to make an eye catching and alluring tattoo design. The overall view of the tattoo will stand out due to the effective blending of the different elements.
Rainbow Tattoo with lightning: Lightning and rainbows remain things that continue to fascinate the child in us. Putting both together in the tattoo will really fill us with joy and also be visually stimulating. You can pull this tattoo design together by including the drops of rain and effective bolts of lightning along with the rainbow.

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Rainbow Star Tattoo:

These are stars, the celestial elements that fascinate us with the colors of the rainbow which delights us. A delight in every sense of the world.

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Butterfly Rainbow Tattoo:

Butterflies are ethereal creatures that come in brilliant colors and seem to exist for the sole reason of adding color and wonder to our lives. Likewise rainbows also do the same thing to our lives. Combining these two colorful and beautiful objects effectively, can give you a great tattoo design.

Rainbow Rose Tattoo:

A rose is something that we all look at and cannot help but feel the pang of joy in our hearts. It is an excellent idea to create a rose that has petals of colors that mirror the colors of the rainbow. By adding a tender and delicate aspect to it, one can really feel the impact of the beauty that this colorful rose has.

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Rainbow tattoos are not only beautiful but are also quite fascinating and has a way of enhancing the overall outlook of the wearer. The rainbow tattoo design below looks cool on the lower back of the wearer.


Rainbow tattoos can be worn by both men and women depending on the features used alongside it especially if worn by men. The rainbow tattoo design below looks quite beautiful on the foot where it is worn.


Beautiful rainbow tattoo designs can be done using different colors just like the one below. The unique combination of colors and the elements makes the design to look quite eye catching and more appealing.


Rainbow tattoo designs are mostly preferred by women due to the aesthetic beauty of the designs. The gay and lesbian community also prefer using the symbol of the rainbow as a sense of pride for the community.


Clouds, waterfalls, stars or sun are some of the elements associated with the rainbow tattoo design. The rainbow tattoo design below looks beautiful with the clouds and the falling rain blending quite well with the rainbow tattoo.


Rainbow tattoo designs can done in different shapes and sizes and if you are looking for some of the outstanding rainbow tattoo designs then this post is fully packed with ideas and designs that you can look out for.


Regardless of the place the tattoos are worn or the design used, rainbow tattoos has a way of reflecting beauty and fascination that cannot be ignored. The rainbow tattoo design below looks fabulous with beautiful color arrangement.


One thing that makes rainbow tattoos great is the fact that the colors can virtually be used to design any image and the sizes also vary depending on one’s interest just like in the design below.


The rainbow tattoo design below is made in the design of the moon with some elements that appear like a human face which greatly enhances its overall outlook and feel. The color combinations looks fantastic and attractive to look at.


The rainbow tattoo design below is an expression of beautiful rainbow colors with elements of rain falling down and an umbrella. The place the tattoo is worn is quite ideal as it enhances the overall outlook of the wearer.


There are numerous features and elements that can be used to enhance the overall outlook of rainbow tattoo designs. Just like in the rainbow tattoo design below where various elements are incorporated together for a beautiful design.


Rainbow tattoos provide women with a great way to express their femininity with kind of shape chosen and the elements incorporated in the designs helping in adding to the beauty and complexity of the design.


The below rainbow tattoo design is such a beautiful piece of artwork as it is done with great expertise. The choice of colors and the combination creates such a unique blend that is quite breathtaking. The wearer’s complexion also helps in enhancing the overall outlook.

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Although rainbow tattoos may seem quite simple and appealing to the eyes, there are some designs that can greatly stretch the design resulting into something quite complex and may not be easy to interpret like the rainbow tattoo design below.

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The fact that the design is called rainbow tattoo does not mean that all the rainbow colors must be used on the design, the wearer is free to come up with colors that blends well with his or her complexion and colors that invokes that feeling of beauty and elegance in them.

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A beautifully designed tattoo has a way of boosting one’s confidence and invoking a sense of belonging especially when amongst peers who are tattoo enthusiasts. The place the rainbow tattoo design below is worn is quite unique which makes the wearer to be outstanding.

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A rainbow is a natural occurrence which takes place when light gets reflected in water droplets and may result into an appearance in the shape of an arc or a bow and colors that spreads across the sky. A rainbow tattoo design may express some of this features with diverse colors used as per the wearer’s interest.

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Rainbow tattoos may take the shape of a feather, a butterfly, stars, the son amongst others. The common factor with the rainbow tattoo is the numerous colors used in the design.

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The rainbow tattoo design below is such a beautiful piece of design with the colors blending quite well. The word expressed in the tattoo carries a deep meaning and an expression of harmony.

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Before deciding on inking a particular design, it is advisable that you take your time and search for the best design that suits your style given its quite hard to remove a tattoo once the inking has been done.

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Use of colors that are related like in the rainbow tattoo design below is quite ideal. The design looks fabulous and the style looks good on the wearer.

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The blue sky, the clouds with birds flying and the bright rainbow is quite breathtaking as it ignites that feeling of deep connection with these natural features. The tattoo artist is quite a professional considering the space used for inking the tatttoo and all the features

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The rainbow tattoo design below looks spectacular with the expression of eagles flying. The colors used on the tattoo and the motion they are in is a beautiful expression of the wonderful creation.

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Rainbow tattoos provide a great way of expressing the wonderful features on the sky to the body. The tattoos are often accompanied with elements like flying birds, stars, rainfall, sun which can be quite breathtaking to look at when beautifully designed.

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Rainbow tattoo is associated with different meanings with each of the component that make up the rainbow like water, light and air each having its unique meaning when used in the tattoo. The rainbow tattoo below looks fabulous on the fingers and each is unique in expression.

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The rainbow tattoo design below depicts an expression of joy and celebration with the beautifully colored balloons held together in harmony, a factor that is associated with the rainbow as all the colors are normally well aligned in a beautiful pattern.

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Rainbow tattoos can be done in any style and size and regardless of the place the tattoo is worn, it will always enhance the features of the wearer which then creates such an appealing look just like in the design below.

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The meanings associated with rainbow tattoo designs often differ depending on the wearer although in most cases, the air aspect of the rainbow tattoo is associated with freedom, spirituality and truth, the water is associated with change and movement and the light aspect is associated with heaven, clarity and spirituality.

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When considering wearing rainbow tattoo designs it is advisable that you choose symbols that express your true feelings and something you can be comfortable with. A tattoo may look beautifully designed but the symbol and elements used alongside may be sending an information that is contrary to the things you deeply value which may create an inner conflict within you.

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The rainbow tattoo design below is a cool expression of features that we often see on the sky. The clouds that are scattered across the sky and the rainbow symbol have been artistically expressed in the tattoo and blends quite well resulting into such a visually appealing outlook.

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Use of feathers and lightning are also common elements in rainbow tattoo designs and the rainbow tattoo below is the expression of that complex part of the tattoo design. The symbol of lightning intertwined with the rainbow ignites that feeling that many find scaring especially when splashes of lightning are experienced.

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The rainbow tattoo design below looks quite fabulous, the combination of the rainbow and other elements makes the design to look quite sophisticated and creates such a rich expression of the design.

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The colors of the rainbow are often referred to as the (ROYGBIV), red, orange, yellow, green, blue, indigo and violet. Each color is unique and the rainbow tattoo design below expresses a stunning combination of the colors which also enhances the features of the wearer.

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The symbol of a bird or feathers is an expression of motion and when used in the rainbow tattoo, it depicts the meaning the wearer may be associating with the rainbow tattoo.

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Rainbow tattoo designs can have symbols that express the colors in their natural sequence or the sequence of the colors can be interchanged to express a more visually appealing design just like in the rainbow tattoo design below.

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Rainbows and other features associated with the rainbow like lighting have been used in myths and legends for centuries and the expression of the rainbow tattoo design convey different meanings to people differently. The symbol of the rainbow have also been expressed in children programs and cartoons where different meanings have been associated with them. It is therefore ideal that you go for the kind of symbol that aligns with the meaning you relate rainbow tattoo designs with.

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The rainbow tattoo design below is a stunning piece of artwork. The numerous elements makes the design to look quote sophisticated and helps in enhancing the wearer’s features.

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