Shamrock Tattoos

From the Burren and across the fens to the Great Skellig, Ireland is dotted with little green emblems of luck. The shamrock has many meanings; luck, love, cultural pride, a ward from evil, the phases ...

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Minimal Tattoos

A tattoo doesn’t need to be a full-body thousand-session endurance challenge that gets you in the Guinness book of world records. Dainty is dope and minimal is tight. We love tiny tattoos and we’l...

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Hello Stevo Podcast with Rob Mulligan

Stephen Mullan from the Hello Stevo podcast visits “Life’s Too Short” tattoo studio in Dublin. He chats with owner Rob Mulligan about life as a tattoo artist, a shop owner, overcomin...

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YAYO products

In early 2017 we started stocking YAYO products at Life’s Too Short and since then our customer feedback has been fantastic. The YAYO PRIME tattoo lube is there signature aftercare product and is gr...

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4th International Tattoo Festival in Goa, India

In early January this year I had an opportunity to attend the 4th International Tattoo Festival in Goa, India with Rob. I had been to a few tattoo conventions in the past but nothing really prepared m...

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