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The True Blue Coffee Co

“Coffee”. The mere mention of this fragrant beverage completely evokes the senses. A staple of early morning risers, industrious individuals and those with a simple craving for a ‘Cuppa’, this caffeine-laden drink rouses the soul and inspires the mind. Since joining the human race’s menu over 600-years ago, coffee has been presented in a variety…

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Be Yourself. Be True Blue.

It all started with a line. A line that connects us all, across borders, cultures, religions and professions. Steeped in history, it links us to the past where ink was used as an amulet to safeguard its bearer, to express devotion, to assert social status or to simply wear your heart on your sleeve. It…

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Dry Healing vs Wrap Healing (Everything You Need To Know)

Dry Healing vs Wrap Healing (Everything You Need To Know)   Which is right for you? Opinions are like assholes…you know how the saying goes. When it comes to healing and aftercare of your tattoo, its best not to go on your cousin Frankie’s advice, rather consult a professional (and remind yourself that investments require…

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What’s New at True Blue Tattoos

  And we eat, sleep and breathe tattoos. Therefor we thought it would be “fitting” for us to design some merchandise that would reflect just that. One thunderous night, I gathered up the artists, locked them in a room and fed them Red Bull. A week later we had eight killer designs for our new…

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Take the red pill

It’s a scary thought that your entire life hangs on a cable running to and from the interweb… I myself, imagine it somewhere deep in the earth’s core. Perhaps even operated by little “Matrix” looking minions? My idea of the internet further disintegrates when the cables snap and are now replaced by a wireless mystery.…

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Religion and tattoos

Religion and tattoos… Now not only is this been a hot topic for about as long as there has been tattooing & religion, but it also tends to turn almost any casual conversation between mates into a heated shouting match aching to a fist fight. So allow me to set something straight from the start.…

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Popular Tattoo Fads

Hands up, how many of you out there has a one of those Chinese symbol tattoos? Let’s be honest here. If however, you are not the proud owner of some form of ridiculous, yet highly philosophical, kinda mystical looking thing protruding from your lower backside, in the shape of a Chinese symbol tattoo, you’re probably…

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Tattoo Failures

So if you have access to the net and social pages I’m almost certain you have seen some sort of tattoo failure compilation, which a set of images that portray terrible tattoos, either done badly, just plain absurd moronic images or just a tattoo that’s been put on the wrong place. Let’s take a dive…

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