If you're nervous or stressed about a permanent stamp, you're not alone. Removing a tattoo is no picnic, but committing to a single design among countless other letters, symbols, and shapes often has us feeling like Maggie Carpenter in Runaway Bride at the altar: terrified, confused, and suddenly doubtful.
If you're stuck on where to start, we've got you covered with 102 cute and simple designs. Whether you're seeking a small meaningful symbol, a fun design, or just testing the waters before going full sleeve, these adorable, real-girl tattoos showcase an array of popular blackwork, dotted work, and watercolor designs that can guide you toward your best hand in marriage — except without all those scary strings attached.
— Additional reporting by Lauren Harano and Marina Liao