Sure, buying the same necklaces or other pieces of jewelry surely sounds like a fine idea to celebrate that unbreakable friendship bond between you. But, do you know there is a more unique way to celebrate your friendship the way it deserves to be celebrated?
Yes, you got it right immediately. It’s getting a matching tattoo. And if you don’t know what to ink on your body, check out this collection of matching best friend tattoos and I’m sure you’ll find the one your bestie and you will like the most.
If this is your first tattoo, you should really think through it all before you actually take that step. It’s not something that can easily be removed from your body, it’ll stay there permanently and maybe even forever.
So, before you even start looking for some fun and cool tattoo designs and ideas, think about the real strength of your friendship bond.
Unique Best Friend Tattoos For 2 Friends
If you decide to get a matching tattoo after all, here are the most perfect tattoo ideas for your bestie and you.
1. Touching quote tattoo for besties
You can use the same quote or find another that you’ll both like more and choose it as a matching tattoo for you and your BF.
2. Sweet foot quote tattoo for besties
Even though this is the anthem of the Liverpool football club, it can also be the anthem of your friendship. Or, perhaps you two are fans of Liverpool? Even better, then this is really the perfect tattoo for you.
3. Adorable paper clips tattoo design for BFFs
This is an amazing yet simple design that can be used both as a couple tattoo and as a bestie tattoo.
4. Double trouble unique matching best friend tattoo
Are your bestie and you double trouble? It would be fun to engrave that as a matching tattoo, right?
5. Matching butterfly hand tattoo for BFFs
This cute tattoo design says that you two complete each other just like your hands complete this cute butterfly when you put them together.
6. Moon floral matching tattoo for best friends
It’s not just a moon. There are different motives in these matching tattoos that make these tattoos look so adorable. There you have butterflies, flowers and a star.
7. Fun but cute animal tattoo
Do you know that snails are a symbol of purity? Besides this being a cute design, now you have one more reason to choose this matching tattoo.
8. Smiley matching best friends tattoo
You can choose this smiley or another emoji. For example, you can choose the one you use the most or the one that has a special meaning for both of you.
9. Cool Halloween matching tattoos for besties
I can’t decide whether these two ghosts are more cute or fun. Yes, they’re a bit spooky and that makes them even more interesting.
10. Favorite cartoon characters matching BF tattoos
Moomins have been one of my fav cartoons ever since I was a kid.
That’s why I would choose this tattoo immediately but you can choose characters from your favorite cartoons and use them for your matching tattoo.
11. Dinosaur leg matching tattoo for best friends
Cute matching dinosaurs with rainbow colors. Is there a more adorable idea for a matching bestie tattoo?
12. Matching soulmate friendship tattoo
If you have one of those rare soulmate friendships, these ‘one in the same – two of a kind’ tattoos are the perfect choices for you.
13. Matching besties tattoos for all the Harry Potter lovers
Are you and your friend fans of Harry Potter? This silver arrow tattoo is a great choice for you Hogwart besties.
14. Always&forever matching BFF tattoos
You want a matching tattoo that says you’ll stay friends forever but don’t want that common ‘always&forever’ tattoo design? Then why don’t you get it in Spanish? Look how great it looks in the example below.
15. One-word matching tattoo idea for best friends
Sometimes you can express yourself using only one word and these one-word tattoos are really timeless.
16. Amazing oyster matching tattoo design for BFs
Oysters aren’t only cute, they also have a meaningful symbolism. Oysters symbolize balance and harmony, and you should really think about getting this matching tattoo.
17. Forever friends matching tattoo for besties
Simple, cute and meaningful. All the characteristics matching best friend tattoos need to have.
18. Cool ‘Partners in crime’ tattoo for BFFs
Besties also need to be partners in crime. They need to support and have each other’s back all the time. That’s why this is a great tattoo for your BFF and you.
19. Hakuna Matata Disney matching tattoo for best pals
Have you watched the amazing Disney film The Lion King? Do you remember the Hakuna Matata song that Timon and Pumbaa sang? It’s not only a fun song, it also has a positive meaning; ‘take it easy’ or ‘don’t worry’.
This is truly an amazing and fun design for a matching BFF tattoo.
20. The cutest animal tattoo for BFFs
It has a cat, a dog and a heart… You don’t need anything else for a perfect tattoo.
21. Matching color Pikachu tattoo for Pokemon lovers besties
Is there a person who doesn’t like Pikachu and Pokemons? I’m sure there isn’t. And is there someone who doesn’t like this sweet Pikachu design?
I know there isn’t because this Pikachu below is simply A D O R A B L E.
Unique 3 Best Friend Tattoos
If you don’t have only one best friend but two and all three of you want to get a matching tattoo, scroll down because I’ve prepared the most perfect designs for your small group of besties.
1. Zodiac matching tattoo for 3 besties
Are you into the zodiac? Do you always read and talk about your daily horoscopes? You don’t have to scroll down because I have the perfect choice for you right here!
2. Girly tattoo for 3 BFFs
This tattoo explains how important right communication and listening to each other is in the circle of true friends.
3. Minimalist butterfly matching 3 best friend tattoo
Want a matching tattoo that won’t be too visible? Check out this simple butterfly design!
4. Lovely matching tattoo design for 3 besties
Arrows and hearts… Cupid has shot all three of you right in your hearts with his little arrow and made you best friends forever and ever.
5. Beautiful matching moon tattoos for group of friends
If your group of friends is even bigger than three people, here is a cute matching moon tattoo idea for you guys!
6. Simple turtle tattoos for group of 3 besties
If you’re a group of nerds, I’m sure you immediately picked these matching tattoos. Why? Well, it’s because I’m sure you know that turtles symbolize wisdom and knowledge.
Unique Girly Best Friend Tattoos
I think that most tattoo artists would agree that it’s easier to find a tattoo for females than it is for males. There are a few motives women like and we mostly pick the same things to get tattooed but in different designs, of course.
1. Cute bestie tattoo
It’s stylish, cute and simple. A great choice for you two besties.
2. Adorable cats tattoo ideas for besties
A cute cat looking at herself in the mirror. If you don’t think this is one of the sweetest tattoos you’ve ever seen, something is wrong with you.
3. Sweet butterfly matching tattoos for girl best friends
This watercolor butterfly tattoo is more than a perfect choice for a matching BFF tattoo.
4. Glitterly girly matching BFF tattoo design
Girls like glitters and that is a well known fact. I’m sure your bestie and you will instantly fall in love with this tattoo.
5. Keeps me safe&wild matching besties tattoo
And that’s actually the whole point of friendship. To be each other’s calm in the storms, to spice up one another’s lives… To keep each other safe and wild at the same time.
6. The Powerpuff Girls lovely matching tattoos for girl best friends
Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup are one of the most fun and amazing bestie trios ever. I’m sure these matching tattoos will at least make it on your short list.
7. Cute Hello Kitty matching tattoos for girlfriends
Is there a girl who doesn’t know the fictional character Hello Kitty? I think we all know her and we all adore her because just look at how cute she is.
8. Beautiful rose tattoo design for girl best friend
Lovely personalized rose tattoo for two besties. Let it be the rose of your friendship that will never decay or die, just like your friendship won’t, too.
9. Sweet unicorn matching BF tattoo example
Some say that unicorns have that power to make people happy just by looking at them and when I look at this cute unicorn tattoo, I’m starting to think that there is some truth in it.
10. Mandala matching tattoo idea for female friends
If you’re Asians or perhaps you’re simply into Asian culture, I’m sure you’ve heard of mandalas and you adore those drawings and designs. Of course, you can make your own mandala or pick the one I prepared for you below.
Meaningful Deep Best Friend Tattoos
If you don’t want to get a tattoo that will just look fine and sweet but you also want it to have a deep meaning both for you and your bestie, the next list will give you the perfect matching tattoos you were looking for.
1. Pac-man and the ghostly adventures
Some may say that these are only characters from a game but when you pay great attention to it, you’ll see that this tattoo has a deep meaning, too.
It says how important it is to talk and listen to each other. To be 100% included in each other’s lives and know for sure that you can always count on each other.
2. Koi fish tattoo design – Symbol of friendship in Japan
This koi fish tattoo design isn’t just lovely, it also carries a deep meaning. Koi fish is the symbol of friendship and love in Japan, which makes this tattoo a perfect choice for you and your BF.
3. Tombstone matching BFF tattoo
Some may think that this is a morbid design but all I can see here is the eternal friendship between two girls.
4. Coordinates matching best friend tattoo idea
Coordinates are always an interesting matching BFF tattoo idea because they may seem ordinary to others but only you will know their real meaning and importance.
5. Matching quote tattoo for besties
Do you have a quote you both really like? If you do, you can use it for your matching tattoo or simply use this quote below because you have to admit it’s really powerful and motivating.
6. House doodles matching BF tattoos
This isn’t just a cute and tiny tattoo design for best friends. This tattoo hides a truly wonderful message; Home is where your best friend is!
7. Matching anchor tattoo design for BFs
Anchor has a wonderful meaning because it symbolizes calmness and security in life. And when you find your friend for life, you really do feel calm next to them and they offer you the stability you’ve always longed for.
8. Meaningful bird tattoo for eternal besties
This simple but very adorable tattoo says that you’re two small birds, free and independent, flying around excited to explore the world together.
9. Deep BFF love matching tattoos
This heart tattoo isn’t the ordinary heart tattoo that can be seen quite often, right? It’s a real heart and these ‘really’ parts above it show how firm and deep the love your hearts carry for one another is indeed.
10. Best friends connection tattoo design
This red thread represents the strong connection between you two and it clearly states that as long as you two hold it clearly, nothing and nobody will be able to break it ever.
Small Matching Tattoos For BFFs
If you want to get a simple tattoo that won’t be that visible but will stay on your body as a token of your true love and friendship, these next few examples are the right choice for you.
1. Crescent moon tattoo for besties
Is there anything more beautiful and pure than the crescent moon? This tattoo clearly shows that there isn’t.
2. Twin flame matching tiny tattoo for besties 🔥🔥
Besides being best friends, you’re also twin flames? So, why don’t you get this lovely simple flame tattoo?
3. Puzzle pieces matching BFF tattoo
Best friends are two puzzle pieces that fit perfectly into each other. I’m going to send this pic to my bestie and persuade her into getting these amazing matching tattoos.
4. Spicy matching tiny tattoo design for girl best friends
Spicy design, spicy place for body art… This one definitely won’t go unnoticed once you start showing off your hot summer bodies.
5. Sweet bee matching bestie tattoo designs
Did you know that bees symbolize loyalty? That makes this tattoo the perfect choice for two friends that are planning to stay besties forever and, more importantly, stay loyal to each other to death.
6. Tiny matching anchor tattoos
If you pick this design, you’ll be two besties with the tiniest but also cutest matching tattoos.
7. Minimalist bird tattoo matching idea for BFFs
Simple, small, cute and aesthetic… Do I need to say anything else or have you already made your choice (and picked this design, of course)?
8. ‘You are my person’ matching besties tattoo
Your bestie is your person, your fav person and will stay that forever.
9. Matching Celtic knots small best friend tattoos
Many people like Celtic symbols and knots and choose them for their tattoos. If you’re one of those peeps, here is a simple Celtic knot finger tattoo to match it with your BFF.
10. Adorable avocado matching best friend tattoo
These smiling avocados that are waving at one another are EVERYTHING. I fell in love with this tattoo instantly and I know you and your bestie will, too.
Best Friend Finger Tattoos
The coolest and most stylish matching finger tattoos for you and your best friend are waiting for you below.
1. Snake finger tattoo for besties 🐍
You call each other a snake? Me and my bestie do it, too, haha. Check out this matching finger snake tattoo, I’m sure you’ll like it.
2. True friendship love finger tattoos for best friends
Two small hearts with your initials in it… The perfect best friends and even couple tattoo.
3. XoXo finger tattoo for female best friends
If XoXo is your salutation, you should get this cute matching tattoo idea.
4. Hearts matching finger tattoos for girlfriends
Three tiny hearts in your favorite colors, can it get sweeter than that?
Matching Wrist Tattoo Ideas For BFFs
You want a cute, simple wrist tattoo idea to match it with your bestie? One of these three super adorable examples will get your attention for sure.
1. Cool palm matching tattoos
You’re besties who love summer, sea and everything that goes with that season? I’m sure you’ll fall in love with this interesting design.
2. Matching wine glass tattoos for besties
You’re best friends who are also drinking buddies? That kind of friendship is priceless and here is the perfect matching tattoo for you!
3. Matching wrist tattoos for all the besties who are travel lovers
You know what they say, friends who travel together, stay together. 🛫👬
Infinity Best Friend Tattoo Ideas
I’m sure you love each other to infinity and beyond, right? Then a matching tattoo with the infinity symbol is the right choice for your bestie and you!
1. To infinity & beyond matching BFF tattoo idea
This Disney font is absolutely adorable and this rocket ship and hat makes this tattoo even more adorable.
2. Infinite love matching tattoo design for BFFs
You like both the heart and the infinity symbol and you simply can’t choose between those two designs? Don’t worry, you can have them both, look at the pic below.
3. Infinity arrows cute matching tattoos
Aren’t these arrows coming out the infinity symbol the cutest thing you saw today? I bet they are!
4. F•R•I•E•N•D•S infinity tattoo design
You’re BFFs who are huge fans of the American sitcom Friends. You’ve watched the show like a billion times till now.
So, why don’t you gather it all together into matching tattoos that will also stand as a token of your friendship? I’m speaking about something like in the pic below.
5. Infinity symbol and roses matching bestie tattoos
For all of you who don’t want a simple infinity design, here is one that you might like. The symbol of infinity that ends with a wonderful rose.
6. ‘To infinity and beyond’ matching best friends tattoo
This simple yet sweet matching BFF tattoo says it all… You love one another to infinity and beyond.
Pinky Promise Bff Tattoos
You want to get a matching pinky promise tattoo that will stand on your body as proof that you’ll stay best friends forever? Here are two most beautiful designs.
1. Pinky promise sister tattoo
This lovely tattoo screams ‘sister from another mister’ or ‘soulsister’ and that’s exactly why your bestie and you should get this matching tattoo.
2. Pinky promise for staying BFs forever
Eternal friendship… Is there anything more beautiful than that? I also don’t think there is.
Matching Flower Tattoos For BFFs
Flowers, one of the most common and most beautiful tattoo motives. If you don’t agree with me, check out these wonderful flower designs below and let me change your opinion.
1. Matching flower ankle tattoo for besties
If you were thinking about a simple, lovely tattoo to match it with your bestie, here’s the cutest flower design for you.
2. Minimalist but cute matching flowers tattoo
This is a gentle, girly tattoo for 2 besties. It’s simple but it won’t go unnoticed, that’s for sure.
3. Roses for best friends
Roses have always been a symbol of true love. That’s why they’re always a great idea for a matching best friend tattoo.
4. Minimalist flower bestie tattoo
If your bestie and you are minimalists, here is a simple flower tattoo idea for you.
5. Simple yet truly adorable flower tattoo for BFs
A cute flower in your favorite colors, can’t get cuter than that, right?
Heart Tattoo Ideas For Besties
There are so many sweet heart tattoo designs and ideas. If you’re girl besties, I’m sure you were already thinking about getting a heart matching tattoo and these wonderful designs below will persuade you into getting it finally.
1. Unique girly heart bestie tattoo design
Your love is the thing that is connecting you and will connect you forever? Now you can say that through this amazing matching tattoo.
2. Matching heart sister tattoo
Why don’t you get a matching heart tattoo with your birth years engraved in it? Isn’t it the cutest idea ever?
3. Black & white hearts matching best friends tattoo
Black and white are my colors. If your bestie and you are also lovers of these most beautiful colors, I have a tattoo idea you might like.
4. Twin flame heart matching tattoo design
You aren’t only besties but you’re also twin flames? Then you need to get this lovely tattoo ASAP.
5. The cutest and tiniest heart tattoo for BFs
You don’t want anything big or special, just a simple tiny tattoo that you’ll engrave in the name of your friendship? Well, it can’t get more simple or cute than this matching tattoo example below.
6. Cute watercolor heart matching tattoo for besties
You want a simple watercolor tattoo that will stay on your body as a symbol of your true friendship? It’s exactly what you’ll get with this adorable tattoo below.
7. Matching heart and key tattoos for best friends
Your love is strong and deep. You have each other’s heart and it’ll stay that way forever. This tattoo of a heart and a key explains it perfectly.
Sun And Moon Cute Best Friend Tattoos
Your connection is so strong that you can’t live or exist without one another and you want to get a matching tattoo that says exactly that? Then, getting a matching sun and moon tattoo is the thing your bestie and you need!
1. Sun and Moon hand-poked matching BFF tattoo
Hand-poked tattoos are always super sweet. And so is this floral design of the loveliest sun and moon tattoo.
2. Interesting sun and moon matching bestie tattoo design
If you don’t want the common and simple sun and moon tattoo, I’m sure you are going to like this tattoo example below.
3. Sun and moon flowerish ankle tattoo
You can’t decide between the floral and the sun & moon matching tattoo? Say no more because the next design has it both and I’m sure it’ll get your attention ASAP.
4. Personalized sun and moon matching BFF tattoo
You can choose any of these lovely sun and moon designs and personalize it the way you want. These friends below chose to add this mirror hour that probably means something for them or because of it’s general meaning (spiritual growth and new beginnings).
5. Sun and moon astrology matching besties tattoo
Are you into tarot, zodiac or astrology? Then I’m sure you’ll immediately like and choose this tattoo design.
6. Tiny ankle sun and moon matching tattoo
Ankle tattoos are somehow always cute. And this simple sun and moon design is an amazing choice for matching besties tattoos.
7. Sun and moon tattoos for BFFs
This is a simple design of a sun and moon tattoo. However, the year on it probably means something to these two peeps which means this is a personalized tattoo which makes it even more beautiful.
8. Matching sun & moon tattoo for besties with a quote
‘Live by the sun, love by the moon’ is one of the most wonderful quotes I have ever heard. And this is a really great tattoo for two best friends.
Yin And Yang Best Friend Tattoo Designs
If you want a tattoo that says that opposites attract and complete one another, just like you two complete each other, then the Yin and Yang design is the right choice for you. I have two examples of those kinds of designs below.
1. Yin and Yang koi fish super fun tattoo design
We all know the amazing meaning of Yin and Yang and the even more beautiful symbolism of the koi fish (it symbolizes friendship, it’s already been said above).
These facts make the next tattoo an amazing choice for best friends.
2. Dragon yin and yang matching BFF tattoo
This isn’t a simple yin and yang tattoo design. It’s dragon shaped and I hope you’ll like it.
Funny Friendship Tattoos
If your bestie and you don’t want some boring, ordinary matching tattoo but a fun one, this small list below is for you.
1. Peanut butter & jar cute BFF tattoo
This simple but cute design says ‘We go together like peanut butter and jelly’. And this position behind the ear is also very cute.
2. SpongeBob and Patrick cute bestie tattoo
Come on, admit it. We all love SpongeBob and Patrick. They’re the funniest bestie duo ever. So, why not get them as matching tattoos? Especially this design which is hilarious by the way.
3. Funny BFF mushroom matching tattoos
These mushrooms with swords left me speechless. Okay, I admit they’re not that funny but I laughed for an entire day when I saw this design, don’t ask me why because I don’t know it either.
4. Weird but funny ‘giddy up’ matching tattoos for BFs
Giddy up, besties, it’s time to get the sweetest and funniest tattoo ever. Yeehaw 🤠
5. Dancing skeleton matching tattoo idea for best friends
When I found this tattoo, I immediately forwarded it to my best friend and asked her to get it together. She told me I definitely went crazy but I really like it. I’m sure you do too, right?
6. Funny cowboy frogs matching bestie tattoos
A quite amusing piece of body art for two besties to get inked. The facial expressions of these frogs are just hilarious.
7. The most hilarious tattoo idea for best friends
Frankly, this is the funniest matching best friend tattoo idea I ever saw. I simply can’t decide whether the pics are funnier or the text below them. 🤣
Sentimental Good Friend Tattoos For Long-Distance Friendships
Long-distance friendships and relationships are challenging. However, with a bit of effort, they can succeed and last for eternity.
If you have a long-distance friend, check out these tattoo designs below, share them with your LD bestie and I’m sure you’ll both wish to get them inked on your bodies immediately.
1. Cutest butterfly tattoo design for long-distance besties
It’s not just a cute butterfly, the text above it is what matters. It’s a promise you’re giving to each other that you’ll be there for one another no matter what, no matter where…
2. Song lyrics tattoo design for long-distance BFs
These are lyrics from Rihanna’s song called Umbrella and it’s a cute idea for two besties to get this inked. Of course, you can choose another song or some quote or lyrics that mean something for both of you.
3. Friends for life matching tattoo example
To celebrate your friendship that managed to survive the distance and is still surviving it, get these lovely matching tattoos.
4. Long-distance besties lovely matching tattoo
A wonderful design for all the besties who live far away from each other. These matching tattoos say that no matter the distance, you’ll stay BFs forever.
Gangster Good Friend Tattoos
Are your friend and you into gangster kinds of stuff? If you are one of those bad boys/girls, I managed to find two gangster tattoo designs and I hope you’re going to like them.
1. Dagger matching tattoo idea for best friends
Amazing tattoo design for true gangsta best friends. It may be a bit difficult and challenging to get this tattoo done so I would recommend you to find a good and professional tattoo artist.
2. Skeleton matching tattoo for gangsta besties
If your bestie and you consider yourselves gangsters, here is a tattoo design both of you will immediately like.
All In All
Did you like this collection of matching best friend tattoos? Most importantly, did you find a tattoo design that gathered the liking and attention of your best friend and you?
I know you did and I’m glad because of it. Now, your next task is to find a good and reliable tattoo artist that will get your best friend and you inked in the name of your friendship love.
Even if life separates your paths and takes you in different ways, your matching tattoos will always stay there to remind you of the pure love and strong connection there is and always will be between you. You can really consider it as a token of your friendship!