Maybe it’s because of Etsy. Maybe it’s because of those NSFW cross stitch pillows taking over Pinterest. Whatever the reason, cross stitch tattoos are having a moment.
Eva Karabudak is a Turkish tattoo artist who has become world famous for mastering the trend. “I used to do cross stitch on canvas and cloth at home and decided to do tattoos out of it,” she tells us, adding that she first tried it out on friends and then got hooked on it.