Why is it important to use high quality body jewellery? High quality professional body jewellery isn’t the same as regular jewellery, in fact its composition, design and finish are very different. Body jewellery goes IN or THROUGH the body, this is similar to a dental or medical implant such as the two bolts I [...]
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Apprentice Amber has been with us since 2016, when she first arrived on her school work experience from Stratton Upper School. A pretty cool place to do your 2 week work placement at 15 years old huh? Due to her love for drawing, she wanted to develop her art skills, so what better place [...]
Recently Pictures of Lily started stocking 18K body jewellery, handmade by Goldsmith Danila Tarcinale. Let me tell you abit more about this amazing jewellery and the lovely Danila. Danila originates from Turin in Italy and came to London in 1990, where she began working in various jewellery establishments such as Jess James and Into You. [...]
Many people start to think more about getting tattoos and piercings in the summer when they expose their bodies more, but is this really the best time? Exposure to direct sunlight causes tattoos to fade, but exposing a healing tattoo to the sun presents an even bigger problem. New tattoos are extremely sensitive and you [...]
CHILDREN’S EARLOBE PIERCING One of the questions we get asked often is “Do you pierce children’s earlobes”? The answer is YES! We are happy to pierce children 7+, with mum or dad present. Children’s earlobe piercing is one of the most rewarding services we offer. It is a privilege to get kids started out right; [...]
I'm proud to say, Pictures of Lily are now stocking the amazing jewellery created by Industrial Strength. They are the professional piercers first choice for body jewellery the world over. So, if you’re looking for something a bit special, come by the studio and check out the beautiful handcrafted Industrial Strength pieces. Due to the [...]
It’s hard to explain the history of tattooing in a small blog, but I’ll do my best to give you a brief explanation. Tribes have used tattooing and still do, representing all sorts of things, such as rank, skills, warding off illness and evil spirits; also calling the spirit of a creature e.g. the fierceness [...]
We have many customers asking for cover-ups, so I’ve written a quick explanation to help people understand how it works. Why do people want a cover-up? Several reasons: The tattoo is dated and not who you are anymore Not done very well An exes name Just a rubbish tattoo! Cover-ups aren’t always as simple as [...]
Laser Removal at Pictures of Lily Tattoo nightmares are a reality and if you have something you want rid of, then pop by the studio and let’s talk laser! The machine we use is one of the best; it’s a Q-Switched Nd:YAG Laser, which is considered the ‘Gold’ standard of QS Laser technology. Cover-ups are [...]
Artist Nathan is our Old School/Traditional specialist, but is happy to take on most other styles. He joined the Pictures of Lily team in 2016 as a part-time artist; things are going so well, he’s now one of our full-time tattooists. Nath is a local lad, from Biggleswade and some of you may know him [...]