Tattoo Ideas

Top 31 Amazing Compass Tattoo Design Ideas

If you need an image symbol that symbolizes confidence, courage, and independence for tattoo design. We must recommend the compass to you. After adding specific elements to the design, the compass tattoo will easily change the visual effect. It can look super cool and masculine, or it can be soft and full of femininity. Please dispel your doubts, this kind of tattoo is not limited to men and women.

Compass tattoos are classic and always trending. The various creative designs mixed with other elements are impressive. Whether you want to express a specific meaning through it or show your personal style, you can definitely find the most perfect design. To be honest, the compass tattoo with a long history is well worth entering your next ink list. 

1. Antique Compass Tattoo

The exquisite antique compass is invaluable. This tattoo has impressive design details, especially the pattern on the pointer.

Antique Compass Tattoo
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2. Creative compass tattoo

This creative design replaces the compass with a ship anchor. Not only that, but the combination of a mini sailboat and a retro sun makes the tattoo look amazing.

Creative compass tattoo
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3. Minimalist compass tattoo

Compass tattoos made of “numerous” dots have a minimalist but attractive appearance.

Minimalist compass tattoo
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4. Wolf Compass Tattoo

The wearer will focus on his prey (target) like a ferocious wolf.

Wolf Compass Tattoo
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5. Butterfly Compass Tattoo

This tattoo may only be used for body decoration. The compass tattoo with the addition of a butterfly is distinctive and charming.

Butterfly Compass Tattoo
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6. Waves compass tattoo

There are many elements that can be used to incorporate a nautical theme into a compass tattoo. For example waves or nautical charts, etc.

Waves compass tattoo
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7. Geometric compass tattoo

The compass tattoo made of geometric elements looks abstract and has a mysterious artistic atmosphere. This tattoo is for women because the design has beautiful flowers.

Geometric compass tattoo
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8. Anchor compass tattoo

Anchor and compass are classic and widely popular design combinations. If you dream of becoming a sailing adventurer, this simple tattoo design is for you.

Anchor compass tattoo
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9. Moon Compass Tattoo

The new moon will give the compass a powerful and mysterious natural force. In fact, this tattoo also has a dreamy appearance.

Moon Compass Tattoo
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10. Aesthetic compass tattoo

The more colorful the tattoo, the more beautiful the tattoo will be. Of course, the flower in this compass tattoo is also a key element of the design.

Aesthetic compass tattoo
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11. Compass tattoo with mountains

The dream of trekking adventurers is to climb famous peaks. I boldly guess that for them, this compass tattoo is one of the best designs.

Compass tattoo with mountains
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12. Shining compass tattoo

This sparkling tattoo design is not only a compass but also a striking star.

Shining compass tattoo
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13. Pocket watch compass tattoo

Eye-catching and exquisite compass tattoo, the design highlights two things that are important to everyone, that is, direction and time.

Pocket watch compass tattoo
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14. Cool compass tattoo

This cool compass tattoo has oriental artistic colors. The white ink embellished enhances the appearance of the tattoo.

Cool compass tattoo
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15. Arrow Compass Tattoo

Once you have determined your goal and direction, please do not hesitate to launch the most powerful arrow in your life.

Arrow Compass Tattoo
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16. Simple compass tattoo

I must share this simple design with you, whether it is size or style, it will be perfect. You can wear this compass tattoo directly, or use it as a blueprint for your personalized tattoo.

Simple compass tattoo
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17. Eye Compass Tattoo

The appearance of this compass tattoo is artistically expressive and has good meaning. You will never lose your way because the compass will be your eyes.

Eye Compass Tattoo
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18. Constellation compass tattoo

If you want to incorporate unique elements that can express personalization into the compass tattoo design. In my opinion, the constellation pattern is the best choice.

Constellation compass tattoo
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19. Whale Compass Tattoo

The whale swimming in the air gives this tattoo design a dreamy look. Thanks to this elemental pattern, this compass tattoo is not out of the nautical theme.

Whale Compass Tattoo
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20. Tree compass tattoo

Trees provide you with the power of nature that continuously grows upwards. The compass will clearly point you in the direction. It is worth mentioning that the ancient Viking symbols make the compass special.

Tree compass tattoo
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21. World Map Compass Tattoo

The compass tattoo hidden behind the world map is a treasure for travel lovers.

World Map Compass Tattoo
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22. Watercolor Compass Tattoo

The soft watercolor gives the compass tattoo an exquisite look.

Watercolor Compass Tattoo
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23. Mandala Compass Tattoo

This tattoo design interprets is the perfect fusion of Mandala pattern and compass.

Mandala Compass Tattoo
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24. Earth compass tattoo

The style of the compass plate is ever-changing, and the simple earth pattern is one of the best.

Earth compass tattoo
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25. Rose Compass Tattoo

The rose may not be 100% integrated with the compass. However, it is good as a decorative element. This kind of flower can create a romantic appearance atmosphere for the design.

Rose Compass Tattoo
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26. Snake compass tattoo

If you are looking for a compass tattoo with a snake, please take a look at this design, it can definitely make you feel excited.

Snake compass tattoo
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27. Eagle Compass Tattoo

No matter the design or the meaning, the combination of eagle and compass complements each other well. There are many commendable details in the design. The most worth mentioning is that the pocket watch doesn’t look abrupt, because it hangs on the eagle’s claws.

Eagle Compass Tattoo
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28. Realistic Compass Tattoo

Realistic compass tattoos are enough to make people feel amazing. The size is variable, and you can place it in any body position.

Realistic Compass Tattoo
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29. Nautical map compass tattoo

The modern navigation instrument is GPS, but for navigators, a compass is still an indispensable tool, it is as important as life.

Nautical map compass tattoo
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30. Compass tattoo for women

This compass tattoo design for women has gorgeous and modern flowers, elegant plants, and special decorative symbols. The design may not be amazing at first glance, but it looks harmonious and just right.

Compass tattoo for women
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31. Flower Compass Tattoo

The compass tattoo among the flowers is an inconceivable beauty.

Flower Compass Tattoo
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