Unlike rings, ink is forever.

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If you're reading this, odds are you're in a serious relationship, and you're looking for a serious way to prove it. Permanent ink, of course, is an easy way to do just that, since getting a couples tattoo with your partner is a way to share an experience and a mark you'll both carry forever.

But don't get us wrong, it's a big decision to make — and we understand that there are infinite ways to share matching ink with someone. That's why we've compiled 13 couples tattoo ideas for you to make your decision-making easier.

Couple Tattoo Ideas
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From simple wedding band tattoos to intricate designs for the artists at heart, there's an option for everyone.

1. Their Heart On Your Sleeve

A small, dainty heart is a subtle yet meaningful way to show your feelings for one another.

2. You Complete Me

Often find yourselves finishing each other's sentences? Take it to the next level by getting a romantic tattoo that fully comes together when placed side-by-side.

3. Cupid's Work

Did Cupid get you good? This arrow tattoo is the perfect way to prove it.

4. Let's Play a Love Game

A dainty king and queen (or queen and queen or king and king) tattoo on your wrists is a simple and cute way to get matching tattoos.

5. 'Til Death Do Us Part

Forget wedding rings, opt for ring tattoos instead.

6. Ring Finger Tattoos

Swap wedding band tattoos for heart ones instead. Same meaning, different display.

7. Soulmate Ink

According to a Chinese legend, the red string of fate connects two soulmates regardless of any circumstances, such as time or place. While it may get tangled, get stretched, or become loose, the red string will never break.

8. The Key to My Heart

Your partner holds the key to your heart, and this ring finger tattoo will show that forever.

9. For Disney Fans

"Ohana means family. Family means nobody gets left behind or forgotten." Fans of Disney's Lilo & Stitch will love this tattoo idea, as our partners become our chosen family.

10. You Make Me Happy

Calling all chemistry lovers! This symbol represents serotonin, the happiness chemical, which is a perfect matching tattoo to get with the person who makes you smile the most.

11. For the Italian Lovers

Italian is one of the most romantic languages on the planet, so getting the word for "love" inscribed on your body will feel like pure, passionate poetry.

12. For a Love That Keeps Growing

Good, healthy love continues to grow with time. A flower tattoo is a lovely way to symbolize your commitment to one another now, and for years to come.

13. To the Point

A simple matching heart on each other's wrists is the perfect, no-fuss way to symbolize your special love.