Year in Tattoos

1979 in Tattoos

The first film in the Phantasm franchise was released in 1979.

New school Phantasm tattoo by @martyrietmcewen

The first Strawberry Shortcake doll was produced in 1979.

Strawberry Shortcake tattoo by @jawtattoos

Ridley Scott’s Alien burst onto cinema screens in 1979 and introduced us to the Xenomorph. The chestburster scene is one of our all-time favourite scenes from any film.

Traditional style Facehugger tattoo by @josh_todaro