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F*ck Covid-19, lets talk tattooing. Yayo interviews the astounding Mason Flippin

F*ck Covid-19, lets talk tattooing. Yayo interviews the astounding Mason Flippin

Thanks to Covid-19 I may not be the roving reporter I once was but that doesn't stop me from connecting with the worlds finest tattoo artists and getting the low down on their amazing work. This week I had a digital date with Yayo main man Mason Flippin. Don't be daft and go out this weekend, instead stay in the house and read the Yayo blog for some much needed tattoo inspiration.
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The tattoo industry will survive Covid-19. A European perspective.

The tattoo industry will survive Covid-19. A European perspective.

The coronavirus Covid-19 is ravaging the world and the tattoo industry across Europe is being hit hard. Yayo writer Matt Haddon-Reichardt is currently at home in isolation for 14 days. Unable to go and interview people in person, Matt opened his laptop and got on the phone to find out how Europe's tattooists can survive the Covid-19 onslaught.
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Covid 19 could spell the end of tattooing as we know it

Covid 19 could spell the end of tattooing as we know it

The corona virus Covid 19 is proving a real challenge to the tattoo industry. it could potentially shut down studios and put artists out of business. House bound writer Matt Haddon-Reichardt fired up his laptop and got on the phone to get the low down on how tattooing is fighting this insidious infection.
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The awesome art of Andy Ardaseer

The awesome art of Andy Ardaseer

Andy Ardaseer is one of the world's best tribal tattoo artists and a member of the Yayo family. He loves to travel, taking his unique artwork across the globe, but home is Holland. Yayo packed Matt Haddon-Reichard's over night bag and stuck him on a plane to the Netherlands to meet Andy and talk all things tattooing.  
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Harley Quinn and the tale of the terrible tattoo

Harley Quinn and the tale of the terrible tattoo

Margot Robbie has been making waves on the tattoo scene by admitting she tattooed friends and colleagues with a cheap tattoo machine she bought off Ebay. Tattooing at home is not only dangerous its illegal. Yayo went deep undercover to find out the truth about unlicensed tattooists and the latest fashion fad for cheap tattoos.
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What would you do if a tattoo could kill you?

What would you do if a tattoo could kill you?

For most people getting tattooed will result in nothing more than a bit of physical pain and financial expense, but for some tattooing can pay a higher price. Yayo blog writer Matt Haddon-Reichardt tells us his very personal story about how tattooing can be potentially fatal.
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