Tattoos aren't for everyone, but those who love tattoos really love tattoos. This was one of many things made obvious during our visit to the 2014 Boston Tattoo Convention this past weekend at the Boston Back Bay Sheraton Hotel. Now in its 13th year, the convention brought out over two hundred body artists and hundreds more tattoo fans. While we didn't get any ink done this time around (maybe next year), we did get to check out plenty of beautiful works and many works in progress as well.
Happy Labor Day/Allston Christmas! Here’s how to celebrate in style this week -- and that means leaving your white pants in the closet because it’s traditional to retire them after Labor Day, and anyways your white pants are covered in various food and beverage stains because you still haven’t learned to properly feed yourself.
If you can’t find a way to get out of town for the long weekend to avoid the gigantic mess that is moving day in Boston, make the best of it with some pretty sweet theater, arts, and music events. Or just stroll around and make up a September 1st drinking game: Moving truck stuck under a bridge on Storrow? Take a shot. Recent grad fighting with his mom because he wants to assert his independence but also has no earthly idea how to hang up curtains? Finish your drink. You get the idea. More