Piercings and Tattoos

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Jul
06

Sir Winston Churchill, the inspiration behind Angelina Jolie’s film tattoos

Posted by Disha Singh on July 6, 2008

As our country’s great wartime leader, Sir Winston Churchill has received too many tributes to count. But he’s never been commemorated quite like this before. Angelina Jolie has revealed that two of the tattoos she acquired for her latest film Wanted – about a secret society of assassins who try to make the world a better place – are a homage to the Second World War Prime Minister. The words in gothic script on her upper arms come from a speech Sir Winston made on the day he took office in 1940. In an interview for US television, Miss Jolie said: ‘We tried to focus the tattoos on themes that would be related to this sense of justice. ‘From Churchill’s speech, “We have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears and sweat,” I had “Toil” and “Tears”.’(Read More at Dailymail)

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Jun
24

Oliver snatches Kat Von’s Guinness World Record

Posted by Disha Singh on June 24, 2008

Recently Kat Von D announced that she is no longer the Guinness World Record Holder as Oliver Peck, her ex-husband, has set a new record of doing 415 tattoos in 24 hours. Last year in December Kat had done 400 tattoos in 24 hours to set a record of “Most Tattoos in 24 Hours”. On Myspace she said, “Oliver, is owner of Elm Street Tattoo, in Dallas, Texas. He is also my ex husband. We were married for 3 years, and unfortunately parted ways about a year ago or so. But that's where the idea to set this world record originally came from. See, back in 1999 (on Friday the 13th), Oliver set out to set the record for that title, and did 320 tattoos in 24 hours, but didn't go through the proper channels to make it official, so come December of last year, I ended up setting that record (after asking Oliver)… Even though we haven't really spoken after the divorce, I am happy to say how proud I am of him for kicking ass!” There is no doubt about the excellence of Oliver as a tatt

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May
23

Kat Von’s Make-up Line Out!

Posted by Disha Singh on May 23, 2008

To all the fans of Kat Von D here is a good news, after the wonderful tattoos and clothings now she is trying her hands on cosmetics. Yes, her latest make-up line is out and available on Sephora.com To start her make-up line includes Kat Eye Brush Set ($48), Painted Love Lipstick ($18), Autograph Eyeliner ($16), True Romance Eyeshadow Palette - Beethoven ($34) and True Romance Eyeshadow Palette - Ludwig ($34). Her great floral tattoo design is etched on the top of the products to give them her personal touch.

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