Best Harry Potter Semi-Permanent Tattoos

February 27, 2019 6:00 AM

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Inspiration for Harry Potter and Hogwarts semi-permanent tattoos that you apply yourself, including the Hogwarts houses to the dark mark.

All the tattoos on this page can be purchased online from Inkbox, a company that is shaking things up online with its range of DIY tattoos, which last up to 18 days.

Inkbox sell all sort of tattoos, but their range includes a large fandom selection that contains lots of Potter-themed ink. Click on any of the images below to be taken to Inkbox, where you can order now with $10 discount.

The Dark Mark

Harry Potter Dark Mark Tattoo

Are you brave enough to display your affiliation to the Dark Lord? All of Lord Voldemort's loyal followers have this mark on their forearms.

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The Deathly Hallows

The Deathly Hallows Tattoo

The iconic symbol of the Deathly Hallows, a symbol which becomes important in the last book and in the two 'Deathly Hallows' movies. The logo represents the three hallows, the elder wand, the resurrection stone and the cloak of invisibility.

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Wingardium Leviosa

Wingardium Leviosa Tattoo

One of the first tricks that Harry and his friends were taught with their wands at Hagwarts was wingardium leviosa, a charm that can make things levitate. It is cast using the action shown in this tattoo, swish and flick.

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The Sorting Hat

The Sorting Hat Tattoo

The Sorting Hat decides into which house the students of Hogwarts will be in. In was originally that hat of Godric Gryffindor, one of the four founders of the school.

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The Black Quill

Harry Potter Quote Tattoo

The Black Quill is a dark magical object of torture that is a type of quill that does not require ink. Professor Umbridge used this type of quill to punish Harry, forcing him to write lines that read "I must not tell lies".

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Severus Snape, "Always"

Severus Snape Always Tattoo

When Professor Dumbledore asks Snape, "after all this time?" He simply replies by saying "always". Implying that he hasn't changed his Patronus for the 17 years since Lily Potter's death, confirming his loyalty to Lily always.

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Lumos Tattoo

Harry Potter Lumos Tattoo

Lumos is one of the most famous charms from the Harry Potter wizarding world. The charm brings light to darkness, causing the tip of the caster's wand to light up.

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Mischief Managed

Mischief Managed Tattoo

The Marauder's Map is a magical diagram of the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, not only does it show every classroom and corridor, but it also shows students and teachers footsteps as they move around the castle.

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Harry Potter Broomstick Tattoo

Broomstick are a popular form of transport in the wizarding world but were made famous in the Harry Potter universe by their use in the game of Quidditch.

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Deathly Hallows Heart

Deathly Hallows Heart Tattoo

A different take on the Peverall brothers' Deathly Hallows symbol. This tattoo design features the famous symbol from the Harry Potter world enclosed in a heart.

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Platform 9 ¾

Platform 9 ¾ Tattoo

The magical and hard-to-find platform 9 ¾ at London's King's Cross station is where young witches and wizards embark the Hogwarts Express bound for Hogsmeade.

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Hallows Lightening Strike

Deathly Hallows Lightening Strike Tattoo

Another take on the Deathly Hallows. This design features the resurrection stone and the cloak of invisibility, but the elder wand is in the shape of Harry's famous lightening strike shaped scar on his forehead.

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Expecto Patronum

Dementors & Patronus Tattoo

This tattoo design feature one of Azkaban prison's terrifying dementors, along with the Professor Severus Snape's patronus, which takes the form of a stag.

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Avada Kedavra

Avada Kedavra Tattoo

Avada kedavra, also known as the killing curse, is one of the three unforgivable curses, which the students of Hogwarts were taught about in their Defence Against The Dark Arts classes.

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Magic Wand

Magic Wand Tattoo

What would that wizarding world be with the array of wands that are carried by every with and wizard. This tattoo design depicts one such which appears to be emitting the lumos charm.

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"All Is Well"

Harry Potter All Is Well Quote Tattoo

After reading over one million words across seven books, fans of the Harry Potter series are left at the end of the final book with J. K. Rowling's final words, "all is well."

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Hufflepuff House

Hufflepuff House Tattoo

Founded by Helga Hufflepuff, the badger is the house mascot of Hufflepuff, one of the four Hogwarts houses.

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Slytherin House

Slytherin House Tattoo

Salazar Slytherin chose the snake to represent his house at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry.

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Gryffindor House

Gryffindor House Tattoo

The house of Gryffindor is known for it bravery, chivalry, and determination, so it's fitting that their house mascot is a lion, the bravest of all the animals.

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Ravenclaw House

Ravenclaw House Tattoo

A raven makes up the emblem for the house of Ravenclaw, founded by Rowena Ravenclaw.

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