FAQ

In order for us to help create your vision, we first ask you to fill out an introductory form so we can understand what part of your decision process you are in. Our team will respond to help you with any remaining questions, such as picking the best artist for your design, quotes, and artist availability.
You can send us references of idea, pick an artist from our social media or portfolio, and where on the body you want the tattoo to be located Once you fill out our form to the best of your ability, our staff will be able to address any remaining questions and concerns so that we can arrive at a plan that will lead to your vision becoming reality. Please note that we do not send the design before the physical appointment as it is the artist’s intellectual property
Our artists have varying rates. Design factors such as size, color, shading, and area of the body all greatly affect the total price. Chat now – manager / get a quote Rough quotes can be provided through communication with staff or by reaching out to booking@lovemachinenyc.com
Here are our recommendations for a successful visit to our studio:
  • Getting enough sleep and arriving well rested
  • Having a nutritious breakfast
  • Being fully hydrated
  • Wearing comfortable clothing
  • Bringing items that will makeyou more comfortable, such as headphones, books, snacks
  • Bringing lunch or ordering food for your breaks.
  • Please do not drink alcohol at least 24 hours prior to your appointment.
  • Please do not apply numbing cream without consulting the artist.
  • Please reach out to our staff if you are sick To avoid complications,
  • If you are driving to our studio, we strongly recommend arranging parking ahead of time. There are paid parking lots in the area as it may be difficult to find parking on the street depending on your appointment time.
We only accept appointments booked in advance, but we have a second studio, L.O.V.E Machine Street Tattoo Shop, located several blocks away, on 155 Lafayette St, which can accommodate walk-ins and time-sensitive requests.
We are located on 390 Broadway on the 4th Floor, between White Street and Walker Street.
Our studio is open from 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM Monday – Saturday.