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Do DIY tattoos sound like a good idea?

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Two DIY tattoos. A new prepackaged kit is being sold for $42 that allows people to do similar works on their skin. Flickr user Avry/Creative Commons

Being a DIYer makes sense in some cases: growing your own vegetables or building a coffee table can be really satisfying.

But DIY tattoos?

While the practice has been around for a long time, what is new is a prepackaged kit is being sold for people to take tattooing into their own hands, literally.

It's called the Stick & Poke Tattoo Kit, retailing for $42.

Some fashion experts are calling this the fashion trend to watch in 2015.

Michelle Dalton Tyree, founder of Fashion Trends Daily, talks about the issue some in the fashion world have with this and how tattoos, in general, have become more acceptable in the modeling world.
 

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