Jen Thomas is a radio presenter, music journalist, and copywriter. She presents on the BBC Radio Derby and writes for the Metro newspaper, Daily Star showbiz desk, NME, The Hook, Louder, The Forty-Five. Jen has also won various SRA Awards.
Jen has many unique tattoos covering her body. Let us take a look at them and the meanings behind them.
Left Arm Tattoos
1. ‘Flamingo’ Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a multicolored flamingo tattooed on the left upper arm of the presenter.
Meaning: The tattoo of the flamingo represents feminity and symbolizes beauty, balance, and grace.
2. Parrots Tattoo
Tattoo: A pair of parrots sitting on a branch is tattooed on her left bicep.
Meaning: The parrots represent loyalty, love, and courtship.
3. Robin Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a tattoo of a Robin tattooed inside her left forearm. The bird is sitting on a branch with purple flowers surrounding it.
Meaning: The tattoo of the Robin represents new beginnings and is also a symbol of good luck and fortune. But Jen got this tattoo to fill up the gap in her arm.
4. Fox Tattoo
Tattoo: The upper side of her left forearm has a large tattoo of a fox on it. The fox is also surrounded by purple flowers and a chain with a heart-shaped pendant.
Meaning: The tattoo of the fox is popular amongst businessmen and entrepreneurs. It represents fertility, prosperity, and well-being.
5. Bee Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a bee with a heart on its back, tattooed on the upper part of her left wrist.
Meaning: The tattoo of the bee on her arm represents loyalty and courage.
6. Moth Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a tattoo of a moth on the backside of her left forearm.
Meaning: The tattoo of a moth represents transformation in life. Jen’s moth tattoo on the other hand was done purely to fill up the gap in her tattooed sleeve.
7. ‘Rabbit’ Tattoo
Tattoo: There is also a tattoo of a rabbit on the inside of her left forearm.
Meaning: Rabbit tattoos represent luck, prosperity, and wealth.
8. ‘Hedgehog’ Tattoo
Tattoo: There is also a tattoo of a hedgehog, on the inside of her left wrist.
Right Arm Tattoos
9. Hands and Flower Tattoo
Tattoo: The back of her right upper arm has a tattoo of two hands holding each other inside a heart-shaped design. Below the design is a tattoo of a yellow rose flower.
10. Hand Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a tattoo of a hand, holding a yellow rose on her right upper arm. The hand also has the words, “TRUE LOVE” tattooed on it on a banner.
11. ‘Mandala’ Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a mandala tattooed on Jen’s right bicep.
Meaning: Mandala is the Sanskrit word for “circle” and is a tattoo consisting of shapes that represents balance, eternity, and perfection.
12. Flower Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a large rose flower tattooed near her right elbow and forearm.
13. Rose Tattoo
Tattoo: There is another rose, this time in blue, tattooed on the side of her right wrist.
14. Butterfly Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a butterfly tattooed on the inside of her right wrist.
Meaning: The tattoo of a butterfly represents femininity and beauty. It also signifies good luck.
15. Girls and Rat Tattoo
Tattoo: The front on both her legs has a girl tattooed on it. The one on her right is sipping water out of a coconut in her hands and the one on her left has her hands joined. Both the girls are also surrounded by purple and red flowers. There is also a rat tattooed below the girl on her right one.
16. ‘Cartoon’ Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a cartoon cloud tattooed on her left lower leg. It is a purple character tattooed below the girl on her left leg that reads “FRESH TO DEATH!”
Meaning: It is a matching tattoo inspired by Adventure Time that she got with her friend as a token of their friendship. She posted the tattoo on Instagram along with her friends, writing, “Also just over a year ago @loveiresong and I got Adventure Time friendship tattoos because why not 😂”
17. ‘Teddy’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The outer side of her left leg also has a tattoo of a teddy bear on it.
18. Sweet Inside Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a tattoo of a cupcake on her leg as well. The cupcake also has a butterfly sitting on it and is surrounded by words that read, “Sweet on the inside”
19. Owl Tattoo
Tattoo: The side of her right leg has an owl tattooed on it. The owl is sitting on top of a severed tree trunk with a banner below it that reads, “lifeblood”
20. ‘Cactus and Boot’ Tattoos
Tattoo: The inside of her right leg has a tattoo of a cactus plant on it. There is also a brown boot tattooed on the side of her left leg, next to the cartoon tattoo.
21. Fan Tattoo
Tattoo: Jen’s right leg also has a tattoo of an intricate hand fan on it.
22. Glamour Tattoo
Tattoo: The word, “Glamour” is tattooed on her leg, along with silhouettes of butterflies flying over it.
Meaning: This is Jen’s first tattoo that she got as a tribute to her grandfather who used to call her glamour.
23. ‘Moana’ Tattoo
Tattoo: The back of her left upper arm is covered in a large tattoo of a cartoon chicken, standing on top of a pig. There are also pink and yellow flowers surrounding them.
Meaning: The tattoo is of the characters from her favorite Disney film, Moana. It is a tattoo of Hei Hei the rooster and Moana’s pet pig, Pua.
24. ‘Flowerpot’ Tattoo
Tattoo: There is a flowerpot tattooed in the middle of her upper back. The flower pot is intricate and has flowers coming out of it. The flower in the middle is in the shape of a mandala.
Jen has a few other tattoos on her legs as well because she loves getting them and filling the gaps in her tattooed arms and legs. But the tattoos have not been revealed in any photos yet.