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Frank 'n' Tattoo at the Florence Tattoo Convention

Sunday 22nd October 2017

Frank 'n' Tattoo will be at the Florence Tattoo Convention which is taking place on the 3rd, 4th and 5th November. For more information please visit the organiser's WEBSITE.

Tattoo artist Steve Vinall joins the studio

Wednesday 27th September 2017

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Diamond Jacks would like to welcome and introduce a new tattoo artist to the team. Steve Vinall has joined the studio and you can view more examples of his work HERE. To make an appointment please CONTACT US.

Guest artist at Diamond Jacks

Saturday 9th September 2017

Diamond Jacks is pleased to announce that @tattoo_lolyta will be joining the studio as a guest artist from the 12th until the 19th September. You can view examples of her work HERE. To make an appointment please email info@diamondjacks.co.uk

Florence Tattoo Convention

Friday 18th November 2016

Frank 'n' Tattoo will be at the Florence Tattoo Convention which is taking place on the 18th, 19th and 20th November.

Studio closed on Friday 23rd September

Thursday 22nd September 2016

We're all off for a day out at the London Tattoo Convention on Friday 23rd September which means the studio will be closed for the day. We'll reopen for business as usual on Saturday 24th September.

Guest artist at Diamond Jacks

Wednesday 31st August 2016

Diamond Jacks is pleased to announce that Cervena Fox will be joining the studio as a guest artist from the 3rd until the 8th September. To make an appointment please email cervenafox@gmail.com

Tattoo Artist Required

Saturday 27th August 2016

Hwee Lo is leaving Diamond Jacks to go back home to Malaysia, her last day is Saturday 3rd September. We are currently looking for a new black & grey artist that specialises mainly in realism and portraits but can cover a bit of everything and take walk-ins.
CONTACT US to arrange an interview.
Portfolio required for interview.

Wildfire Tattoo Collective

Saturday 16th July 2016

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Diamond Jacks was invited by Wildfire Tattoo Collective to customise a Levi trucker jacket (for charity) and display original Rock 'n' roll flash at the Sanctum Hotel on 5th July. You can view video footage of the event on FACEBOOK.

Brijitte West & The Desperate Hopefuls

Saturday 18th June 2016

Check out the video for the next release from Brijitte West & The Desperate Hopefuls upcoming album. Some of which was filmed at the studio.

We are one of The Culture Trip's top 5 tattoo parlours

Wednesday 1st June 2016

The Culture Trip has named Diamond Jacks as one of the best tattoo parlours to visit in London and the article is available to read ONLINE.

Frank 'n' Tattoo joins Diamond Jacks

Friday 20th May 2016

Diamond Jacks would like to introduce a new tattoo artist to the team. Frank 'n' Tattoo (who has worked at a number of top international tattoo studios) will be joining the studio from the 26th May and you can view examples of his work HERE. To make an appointment please CONTACT US.

Custom Knuckle interviews Darryl

Tuesday 10th May 2016

Custom Knuckle, an online blog for all custom motorbikes, cars and alternative life enthusiasts, recently interviewed Darryl about the history of the studio and you can read the article HERE.

Instagram

Tuesday 3rd May 2016

You can now follow us on Instagram.

Darryl acts as a contributor to Mojo magazine

Sunday 24th April 2016

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Darryl appears in the June 2016 issue of Mojo in which he provides the artwork for the magazine's review of Michael Kiwanuka's new album 'Love & Hate'.

Street Sounds magazine

Sunday 17th April 2016

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Check out issue number 14 of Street Sounds magazine in which journalist Bev Elliott writes about Darryl and the studio.

New apprentice

Tuesday 12th April 2016

Diamond Jacks is very pleased to welcome our new apprentice, Sunny Jim to the studio.

New tattoo artist

Tuesday 12th April 2016

Diamond Jacks would like to welcome and introduce a new tattoo artist to the team. Hwee Lo has joined the studio and you can view examples of her work HERE.

Diamond Jacks in GQ magazines top 5 tattoo studios

Tuesday 22nd March 2016

GQ magazine has named Diamond Jacks as one of the top five tattoo studios in London. The article is available to read ONLINE.

Darryl appears on BBC London Radio

Tuesday 26th January 2016

Tune into the Robert Elms show on BBC London Radio, 94.9FM at 10am as Darryl will be interviewed on the subject of tattoos. If you missed it, the show will be available to listen to on BBC London Radio's website.

Friday the 13th Flash Event

Friday 13th November 2015

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To celebrate Friday the 13th we are hosting a Friday the 13th flash event. We will have a selection of designs for you to choose from. Walks ins only which will be on a first come first served basis and payment must be made using scratch cards!

Tattoo artist Hannah Lightspeed joins Diamond Jacks

Saturday 7th November 2015

Diamond Jacks is pleased to announce that tattoo artist Hannah Lightspeed will be joining the studio. You can view examples of her work HERE. To make an appointment please CONTACT US.

Christmas & New Year Opening Hours

Saturday 7th November 2015

Christmas Eve 12pm-3pm
Christmas Day CLOSED
Boxing Day CLOSED
Sunday 27th December CLOSED
Monday 28th December 12pm-5pm
Tuesday 29th December 12pm-7pm
Wednesday 30th December 12pm-7pm
New Years Eve 12pm-3pm
New Years Day CLOSED
Saturday 2nd January 11am-6pm
Sunday 3rd January 12pm-5pm

Studio closed on Friday 26th September

Tuesday 22nd September 2015

We're all off for a day out at the London Tattoo Convention on Friday 25th September which means the studio will be closed for the day. We'll reopen for business as usual on Saturday 26th September.

London Fashion Week

Saturday 19th September 2015

Darryl and the studio is featured in a promotional video which celebrates London Fashion Week's move to Soho.

Guest artist at Diamond Jacks

Saturday 19th September 2015

Diamond Jacks is pleased to announce that Hocheon Kim from Korea will be joining the studio as a guest artist from the 28th until the 30th September. Hocheon and our resident artist Gino Angelov are also looking to do larger collaborative pieces in one sitting. You can view examples of Hocheon's work on FACEBOOK.
To make an appointment please CONTACT US.

Interview with Darryl in The Independent

Thursday 17th September 2015

Darryl was interviewed by The Independent on the subject of corporate tattoos. You can read the article ONLINE.

Late night opening on Thursdays

Wednesday 20th May 2015

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This Summer, if you want strictly traditional, classic or hotrod style tattoos, Darryl Gates will be available for appointments between 7pm and 11pm every Thursday. Please note that this is on an appointment only basis, so if you want some late night buzzing in Soho please CONTACT US to book an appointment.

Merchandise sale

Friday 1st May 2015

We have a limited stock of Diamond Jacks Zip Up Hooded Sweatshirts. WAS £25 - NOW ONLY £10. Available to purchase from the studio or from our ONLINE SHOP. We will have a new range of merchandise coming soon!

Skin Deep interview Diamond Jacks

Wednesday 29th April 2015

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Check out the 250th issue of Skin Deep magazine which features an interview with Darryl and Charlie.

Friday 13th tattoo event

Wednesday 11th February 2015

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Charles Wicks-Stephens will be tattooing designs from their Friday the 13th sheets this coming Friday (and due to the amount of interest, we are extending this event to Saturday 14th February).
Walk ins only - 1st come 1st served!

Christmas & New Year Opening Hours

Monday 15th December 2014

Christmas Eve 12pm-3pm
Christmas Day CLOSED
Boxing Day CLOSED
Saturday 27th December CLOSED
Sunday 28th December 12pm-5pm
Monday 29th December 12pm-7pm
Tuesday 30th December 12pm-7pm
New Years Eve 12pm-3pm
New Years Day CLOSED
Friday 2nd January 12pm-7pm
Saturday 3rd January 11am-6pm
Sunday 4th January 12pm-5pm

The Graveltones footage now available to watch online

Tuesday 9th December 2014

Footage from The Graveltones live show at the studio in November is now available to watch online at www.hotel-radio.com.

The Graveltones streaming live from Diamond Jacks

Tuesday 25th November 2014

The Graveltones will be playing a show at the studio on Wednesday 26th November which will be streamed live on www.hotel-radio.com from 8pm.

Guest artist at Diamond Jacks

Saturday 8th November 2014

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Diamond Jacks is pleased to announce that Peco Matsuo from Japan will be joining the studio as a guest artist from Tuesday 11th until Thursday 13th November. You can view more examples of his work on FACEBOOK. To make an appointment please CONTACT US.

Studio closed on Friday 26th September

Monday 22nd September 2014

We're all off for a day out at the London Tattoo Convention on Friday 26th September which means the studio will be closed for the day. We'll reopen for business as usual on Saturday 27th September.

Hocheon Kim Tae Hyeong - Guest artist

Friday 19th September 2014

Diamond Jacks is pleased to announce that Hocheon Kim Tae Hyeong from Korea will be joining the studio as a guest artist on 29th and 30th September. You can also catch him at the 2014 London Tattoo Convention which is taking place from 26th - 28th September.
You can view examples of his work HERE.
To make an appointment please
CONTACT US.

Frank Paradiso - Guest artist

Thursday 18th September 2014

Diamond Jacks is pleased to announce that Frank Paradiso from Tattoo Peter in Amsterdam will be joining the studio as a guest artist for one day only, on Wednesday 24th September.
You can view examples of his work HERE.
To make an appointment please
CONTACT US as soon as possible as he is already taking bookings.

Tattoo Artists Yearbook 2014

Monday 18th August 2014

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Diamond Jacks are featured in Tattoo Life's UK & Ireland Tattoo Artists Yearbook 2014. The magazine will be available to purchase from early September.

Frank Paradiso - Guest artist at Diamond Jacks

Thursday 29th May 2014

Diamond Jacks is pleased to announce that Frank Paradiso from Tattoo Peter in Amsterdam will be joining the studio as a guest artist on the 11th and 12th June. You can view examples of his work HERE.
To make an appointment please
CONTACT US as soon as possible as he is already taking bookings.

Charles featured in SS14 Brutus Magazine

Sunday 23rd March 2014

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Charles Wicks-Stephens is featured in SS14 Brutus Magazine, which includes an in depth look at the history of the clothing brand and profiles on Trimfit wearers in London.

Diamond Jacks featured in Tattoo Master magazine

Sunday 9th March 2014

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Diamond Jacks are featured in issue 23 of Tattoo Master, the leading trade magazine for the UK and European tattoo industry.

Guest artist at Diamond Jacks

Wednesday 5th March 2014

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Diamond Jacks is pleased to announce that Kick 'Em Jenny will be joining the studio as a guest artist from 13th until 15th March. She has worked at a number of top international tattoo studios and you can view more examples of her work HERE. For bookings please CONTACT US.

Diamond Jacks featured in The Evening Standard

Thursday 28th September

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Diamond Jacks was named as one of London's best tattoo parlours in The Evening Standard. You can read the full article on The Evening Standard's website.

New Diamond Jacks merchandise

Saturday 23rd November 2013

Guest artist at Diamond Jacks

Saturday 21st September 2013

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Diamond Jacks is pleased to announce that Jurgen from Doubt Tattoo in Switzerland will be joining the studio as a guest artist on Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th September. For bookings please CONTACT US.

Guest artist at Diamond Jacks

Wednesday 18th September 2013

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Diamond Jacks is pleased to announce that Juanma Zoombie will be joining the studio as a guest artist on Tuesday 1st and Wednesday 2nd October. For bookings please CONTACT US.

Studio closed on Friday 27th September

Saturday 14th September 2013

We're all off for a day out at the London Tattoo Convention on Friday 27th September which means the studio will be closed for the day. We'll reopen for business as usual on Saturday 28th September.

Tattoo Artists Yearbook 2013

Tuesday 27th August 2013

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Diamond Jacks are featured in Tattoo Life's UK & Ireland Tattoo Artists Yearbook 2013. The magazine will be available to purchase from early September.

Guest artist at Diamond Jacks

Wednesday 3rd April 2013

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Diamond Jacks is pleased to announce that Simon Erl will be joining the studio as a guest artist from Tuesday 9th April until Saturday 13th April. Simon has worked at a number of top international tattoo studios and you can more view examples of his work HERE. For bookings please CONTACT US.

Rose Tattoo Aftercare products available at the studio

Tuesday 20th November 2012

You can now purchase Rose Tattoo Aftercare products at the studio. These handcrafted tattoo-healing aids contain 100% natural and organic ingredients which help restore your skin balance faster and safer. For more information visit the manufacturer's website.

Studio closed on Friday 28th September

Tuesday 25th September 2012

We're all off for a day out at the London Tattoo Convention on Friday 28th September which means the studio will be closed for the day. We'll reopen for business as usual on Saturday 29th September.

Crane TV interviews Darryl Gates

Saturday 25th August 2012

Check out Crane TV's interview with Darryl Gates. An online video-magazine for contemporary culture.

Interview with Darryl in Inked Magazine

Thursday 9th August 2012

 
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Check out the latest issue of Inked Magazine which features an interview with Darryl, in which he talks about his favourite places in London.

Kick 'Em Jenny at Boomtown Festival

Thursday 9th August 2012

Our very own tattoo artist Kick 'Em Jenny is paying at Boomtown festival on Sunday 12th August. Check out the festival's website for full details.

Darryl on BBC Radio Four

Thursday 26th July 2012

On Monday 23rd July, Darryl Gates appeared on BBC Radio Four's Today programme to discuss trends in tattooing after Lady Steel, (arts writer and the wife of former Liberal leader Lord David Steel of Aikwood) treated herself to a pink jaguar tattoo for her 70th birthday. If you missed it, the programme is available to listen to online on BBC Radio Four's website.

Darryl on BBC London Radio

Friday 29th June 2012

On Friday 29th June, Darryl appeared on BBC London Radio and was interviewed by Jenni Barnett on the subject of tattoos. If you missed it, the show will soon be available to download as a Podcast from the BBC London Radio website.

Closed for maintenance Sunday 10th June

Monday 4th June 2012

In order to carry out some maintenance in the studio, we will be closed on Sunday 10th June. We will reopen for business as usual on Monday. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Guest artist at Diamond Jacks

Friday 27th April 2012

Diamond Jacks are pleased to announce that Kick 'Em Jenny will be joining the studio as a guest artist from 20th May 2012. She has worked at a number of top international tattoo studios and you can view examples of her work HERE. For bookings please CONTACT US.

Diamond Jacks require a part time tattoo artist

Saturday 24th March 2012

Diamond Jacks is looking for a part time tattoo artist to join our team for 2 days a week (Sundays and Mondays) with the possibility of extra days on an ad hoc basis during busy periods and to provide cover.
This position is for a professional, established tattoo artist that's reliable, enthusiastic and hard working. Must be eligible to work in the UK, speak fluent English and able to supply references on request. Apprentices and junior artists need not apply.
Please send examples of your work to darryl@diamondjacks.co.uk including a little bit about yourself and your contact details.

Darryl on LBC radio

Tuesday 13th March 2012

On Sunday 11th March, Darryl appeared on LBC Radio and was interviewed by Petrie Hosken on the subject of tattoos. If you missed it, the show will soon be available to download as a Podcast from the LBC website.

Closed for maintenance Sunday 29th January

Tuesday 24th January 2012

In order to carry out some maintenance in the studio, we will be closed on Sunday 29th January. We will reopen for business as usual on Monday. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Frank Paradiso - Guest artist at Diamond Jacks

Sunday 18th September 2011

Frank Paradiso from Tattoo Peter, Amsterdam, will be tattooing at the studio for one day only on Wednesday 21st September. You can check out Frank's work HERE.

Studio closed on Friday 23rd September

Sunday 18th September 2011

We're all off for a day out at the London Tattoo Convention on Friday 23rd September which means the studio will be closed for the day. We'll reopen for business as usual on Saturday 24th September.

Art For Animals Benefit

Saturday 20th August 2011

Art For Animals
Darryl Gates was approached by Cory Schofield from Affinity Tattoos in Austin, Texas, to create an original piece of artwork to raise funds for Austin Pets Alive - a no kill animal shelter. Tattoo artists from around the world have donated artwork to the 'Art For Animals' fundraiser, all of which are currently being auctioned online. All proceeds will be donated to APA and will be used to buy pet supplies and help keep dogs and cats off of other shelters' euthanasia list. The auction closes on 9th October so visit the 'Art for Animals' website and get bidding!

Darryl Gates on BBC Radio 5 Live

Thursday 5th August 2011

Darryl Gates was interviewed by Nicky Campbell on BBC Radio 5 live's breakfast show on the subject of tattoos. You can listen to the show on the BBC iplayer.

Closed for maintenance on Sunday 17th July

Saturday 16th July 2011

In order to carry out some maintenance in the studio, we will be closed on Sunday 17th July. We will reopen for business as usual on Monday. We apologise for any inconvenience this may cause.

Darryl appears on LBC radio

Saturday 4th June 2011

On Saturday 4th June, Darryl appeared on LBC Radio and was interviewed by Richard Arnold on the subject of tattoos. If you missed it, the show is available to download as a Podcast from the LBC website.

Mothers day tattoos for charity

Thursday 31st March 2011

On Sunday April 3rd Mil Martinez and Susanna Widmann will be doing mothers day tattoos in aid of Bliss - a special care baby charity which provides vital support and care to premature and sick babies across the UK. Designs from the selected flash vary in price from £30 - £60. We're not taking bookings for this event. It's first come first served so arrive early! Visit Facebook for full details.

Unplugged 2 - The Book

Friday 1st October 2010

Tattoos and artwork by Susanna Widmann have been published in 'Unplugged 2' - a new book featuring the work and paintings of tattoo artists from all over the world.

Diamond Jacks in Esquire's top 5 tattoo parlours

Tuesday 28th September 2010

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Diamond Jacks appears in Esquire magazine's list of the top five tattoo parlours. The article is also available to read ONLINE .

New Diamond Jacks merchandise

Wednesday 21st July 2010

Brand new Diamond Jacks T shirts are now available to purchase online and from the studio. As well as men's classic T shirts and ladies tank tops, we now stock ladies fitted t shirts. Visit the SHOP page to purchase now!

KISS Wednesday - £40 tattoos!

Monday 10th May 2010

On the day of the first KISS show in London Diamond Jacks are offering old school Kiss tattoos from selected Kiss flash. All designs are £40. ONE DAY ONLY. WEDS 12th MAY. 12 till 6pm. Walk ins only - 1st come 1st served!

Darryl to appear in the documentary 'Hands On London'

1st January 2010

'Hands On London' is a soon to be released documentary about London. The film makers interviewed Darryl Gates about Diamond Jacks and working in London's Soho. You can view a trailer of the documentary HERE

Diamond Jacks on Facebook

Saturday 18th December 2009

Diamond Jacks are now on Facebook. You can visit our page HERE

Guest artist at Diamond Jacks

Thursday 24th September 2009

Guest artist Dougie Mittz from Shamrock Social Club Tattoo, Hollywood, will be at the studio for one day only on Tuesday 29th September. Dougie will be at the London Tattoo convention this weekend but will be spending a day with us at Diamond Jacks before heading back to the states. You can check out Dougie's work HERE

Diamond Jacks featured in Time Out magazine

Wednesday 23rd September 2009

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Diamond Jacks is listed in Time Out magazine's guide to London's best tattoo studios. Check out the feature in issue number 2040.

Darryl Gates 'tattoos' Cameron Diaz

Wednesday 29th July 2009

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Darryl Gates recently spent the day on a photoshoot with Cameron Diaz for V magazine. Darryl was responsible for painting on the tattoos which Cameron is sporting in a 10 page feature, for issue 60 of the fashion magazine.

Guest artist at Diamond Jacks

Monday 20th July 2009

Tattoo artist Hwee Lo, from True Hate tattoo in Malaysia will be joining Diamond Jacks as a guest artist. She will be in the studio from 5th August until 1st September 2009 and we are taking bookings now.

Iestyn featured in Bizarre magazine

Wednesday 18th March 2009

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Iestyn Flye appears in the April 2009 issue of Bizarre magazine in a feature on body modification. It includes exclusive interviews with the pioneers of body modification as well as a complete guide to body mods.

Competition to win a tattoo!

Sunday 8th February 2009

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To mark the cinema (and forthcoming DVD) release of Alan G Parker's new documentary 'Who Killed Nancy', Diamond Jacks in conjunction with Clash Music Magazine is running a very special competition where you can win a portrait tattoo of Sid Vicious.
To enter the competition click HERE.

Interview with Darryl Gates in Management Today

Friday 21st November 2008

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An interview with Darryl appears in the November issue of Management Today magazine.

Diamond Jacks hooded sweatshirts are now in stock

Sunday 26th October 2008

Brand new Diamond Jacks zip through hooded sweatshirts are now available to purchase online and from the studio. Visit the SHOP to purchase now!

10% of all T shirt sales will be donated to charity

Sunday 1st June 2008

Diamond Jacks will be donating 10% of all t shirt sales to Greek Animal Rescue.
This is a UK based charity, working to alleviate the suffering of animals in Greece by supporting a number of animal shelters, sterilising as many dogs & cats as funds allow and finding homes for the lucky few in the UK and several other EU countries.
Visit the SHOP to pick up some merchandise. You can check out the charity's work HERE.

Interview with Darryl Gates

Tuesday 20th Nov 2007

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Read the interview with Darryl Gates as featured in the Christmas 2007 issue of Bizarre magazine.

New Diamond Jacks merchandise

Saturday 1st Dec 2007

Brand new Diamond Jacks T-Shirts are now available to purchase online and from the studio. As well as Men's classic T-Shirts, we also now stock Women's fitted Tank Tops. Visit the SHOP to purchase now!

Iestyn featured in Bizarre magazine

Tuesday 20th Nov 2007

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Iestyn's appearance in the Wildhearts video for their next single 'Kill All Monsters' is featured in an article in Bizarre magazine's Christmas 2007 issue.

Interview with Iestyn in Skin Deep

Sunday 2 Sep 2007

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Check out the September issue of Skin Deep magazine. Iestyn is interviewed in a 4 page feature.

Diamond Jacks Gift Vouchers

Thursday 30th Aug 2007

Looking for a gift? Diamond Jacks Gift Vouchers are now available to purchase from the SHOP page.

Darryl Gates on BBC London Radio

Tuesday 7th Aug 2007

On Monday 6th August, Darryl appeared on BBC London Radio 94.9FM. Darryl was interviewed by Jo Good on the Breakfast Show in a slot about unusual jobs.

This Is England at the cinema

Sunday 2nd Apr 2007

Check out the new film This Is England, on general release from 27th April. Diamond Jacks were responsible for creating tattoo designs for the cast members. Set in 1983, this is a story about a troubled boy growing up in England who becomes involved with skinheads.

Diamond Jacks studio in BBC3 documentary

Friday 13th Apr 2007

The studio was used as a venue for an interview with the band Lethal Fixx. Footage will be used in a documentary following the band, soon to be screened on BBC3.

Outlaw the movie

Tuesday 20th Apr 2007

Check out the new movie Outlaw, starring Sean Bean, Bob Hoskins and Danny Dyer. Cast members are sporting tattoos designed courtesy of Diamond Jacks.

Iestyn featured in Classic Rock magazine

Tuesday 23rd Jan 2007

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Once again Iestyn has been spotted out and about at The Texas Chainsaw Bloodball and can be seen in the Feb 2007 issue of Classic Rock magazine.

Iestyn in Terrorizer and Alternative magazines

Tuesday 23 Jan 2007

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Iestyn is featured in Terrorizer issue # 152 and Alternative Mag issue # 3, after performing at The Texas Chainsaw Bloodball at Electrowerkz.

Diamond Jacks featured in Maxim magazine

Sunday 24th Sep 2006

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Diamond Jacks are featured in the Dec 2006 issue of Maxim. A Maxim journalist has a genital piercing in the studio, all in the name of research for an article on 'cocks' (their term not ours!!)

Essential Guide To London's Retro Shops

Monday 1st May 2006

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Check out Clive Dunkley's new book 'The Essential Guide To London's Retro Shops' which features a review of Diamond Jacks.

Diamond Jacks at the movies

Friday 14th Apr 2006

Check out Diamond Jacks starring role in the new Basic Instinct movie, with Sharon Stone spending four hours filming at the premises (lucky us!). On the subject of movies, Darryl was the technical creative consultant for Gillian Anderson and Danny Dyer in the forthcoming Straightheads movie. Also The Business directed by Nick Love and The Descent with Natalie Mendoza both featured tattoos designed by Diamond Jacks.

Big Brother Party

Wednesday 18th Jan 2006

Diamond Jacks were invited to the Channel 4 Celebrity Big Brother Wrap Party in Piccadilly to offer our artistic skills (well, sticking temporary tattoos on drunk celebs!) Yep, with our own stall set up and free booze flowing all night till early Tuesday morning we worked like the dogs! Thanks to all the staff at the Astor Bar (Atlantic Bar) and organizers who looked after us and all the Big Brother team.

Diamond Jacks in Time Out magazine

Wednesday 18th Jan 2006

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Darryl Gates is interviewed in Time Out Magazine for an article about tattooing and working in Soho.

This is England

Tuesday 10th Jan 2006

Later this year check out the new feature film 'This Is England', a coming of age British feature film set in the early eighties. Diamond Jacks was approached to consult and create tattoo designs to reflect the subject matter of the film - the skinhead movement.