46 Sister Tattoos to Make Your Bond Permanent

There are some best friends you find later in life, and then there are some you're born with. Those with sisters as siblings know there are certain things only your sister can understand. Having a sister means you always have someone to lean on, someone to talk to, and someone who will be there for you no matter the circumstances. A bond between sisters is infinitely special, and there's no better (or more lasting) way to show your sisterly love than with matching ink. With permanent tattoos, you can showcase your love for each other in a way that will truly last a lifetime.

If you're not sure where to start, we've rounded up a handful of creative ideas that will allow you to show off how deep your bond really goes. There are tons of different options — from small sister tattoos to meaningful sister tattoos and everything in between.

Whether you're just browsing sister tattoos for fun or searching for the perfect matching sister tattoos for your next appointment, we have you covered. We've got the best sister symbol tattoos, small sister tattoos, and unique sister tattoos all in one place. So sit back, relax, and get to scrolling.

Additional reporting by Hilary White and Renee Rodriguez

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Sister Tattoos: "Big Sis. Lil Sis."

We love these matching sister tattoos that feature the words "big" and "lil."

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Sister Tattoos: 3 Corners

This triangle is a simple idea that makes the perfect sister symbol tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: "I Carry Your Heart With Me, I Carry It in My Heart"

If you're looking for sister tattoos that feature quotes, this is a great one from an E.E. Cummings poem.

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Sister Tattoos: Always Room on the Wire

This is one of our favorite sister tattoo ideas and features two birds.

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Sister Tattoos: Birds and Hearts

If you like the idea of getting birds for matching sister tattoos but want something a little more detailed, this is a great pick.

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Sister Tattoos: Sister Hearts

What better way to show off your sisterly love than a matching tattoo that says "sisters"?

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Sister Tattoos: Big and Little Dippers

One of our favorite sister tattoos features the big and little dippers.

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Sister Tattoos: Birth Order, by Hearts

If you're looking for sister tattoos for three, this one that showcases your birth order by hearts is a great idea.

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Sister Tattoos: Little Hearts

These tiny hearts make great sister tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: Sisters to Infinity

These matching sister tattoos feature the infinity sign and birds.

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Sister Tattoos: Cute Cursive

Are there any cuter sister tattoos than ones that say "big sister" and "little sister"?

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Sister Tattoos: Matching Lavender Flowers

If lavender holds a special place in your heart, this would be perfect for a matching sister tattoo.

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Sister Tattoos: Delicate Roses

Sticking with the floral theme, these roses are similar but the tiniest bit different and make great matching sister tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: Crescent Moons

These crescent moons make the perfect sister tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: Sister 1 and Sister 2

These Roman numerals make the perfect meaningful sister tattoos for two.

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Sister Tattoos: Dainty Flowers

These flowers with the word "sisters" as part of the stem make the perfect sister symbol tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: Small Starfish

If you're looking for small sister tattoos, these starfish are absolute perfection.

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Sister Tattoos: Lotus Flowers

These cute sister tattoos feature lotus flowers.

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Sister Tattoos: Tiny Swing Sisters

We love the intricate detailing on these matching sister tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: 2 Triangles

If you're looking for unique sister tattoos, why not try symbolic triangles and the word "sisters"?

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Sister Tattoos: Key to My Heart

If you've been searching for the perfect big sister, little sister tattoos, check out this stunning design that features a key.

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Sister Tattoos: Similar Snowflakes

We love the idea of snowflakes for matching sister tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: Heart With Initials

This heart tattoo features initials and the word "sisters" and makes the perfect meaningful sister tattoos for two.

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Sister Tattoos: Sister Friends

If you and your sister are fans of the show "Friends," these matching sister tattoos are perfect for you.

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Sister Tattoos: Birthday Roses

These matching sister tattoos feature roses and a memorable date.

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Sister Tattoos: Purple Petals

These matching sister tattoos feature a purple flower with the word "sisters" in the stem.

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Sister Tattoos: Floral Designs

Simple floral designs make the perfect sister tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: Serotonin Sisters

If you and your sister are each other's source of serotonin, these make the perfect matching sister tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: Finger Designs

If you've been searching for small sister tattoos, why not try something located on the finger?

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Sister Tattoos: Sister Stars

These stars make the perfect unique sister tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: Waves

Love the ocean? These waves make beautiful matching sister tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: "Different Flowers From the Same Garden"

This quote written into initials makes the perfect matching sister tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: Tin-Can Phone Call

We love these matching sister tattoos that feature two girls on the phone.

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Sister Tattoos: Ohana Means Family

If you're searching for meaningful sister tattoos, what about the word "ohana," which means "family"?

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Sister Tattoos: Family Dog

If you and your sister have a pet you both love, what about matching sister tattoos that feature them?

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Sister Tattoos: Traveling Sisters

These matching sister tattoos featuring planes make the perfect small sister tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: Roses

These roses with the word "sisters" as the stem make the perfect sister symbol tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: Birth Order

These matching sister tattoos feature the birth order within Mickey Mouse heads.

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Sister Tattoos: Geometric Shapes

These matching sister tattoos feature the birth order within geometric shapes.

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Sister Tattoos: "We Will Always Be a Couple of Nuts Off the Family Tree"

This quote makes the perfect meaningful sister tattoo.

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Sister Tattoos: Owls

These owls have a similar design but are a little different, much like you and your sister, and would make the perfect sister tattoos.

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Sister Tattoos: Better Together

This design looks good as a half but even better as a whole, and it makes the perfect matching sister tattoos.