There was a time when a tattoo meant so much more than it does today. Nowadays it seems to be just another style accessory; an additional notch on that effortless-cool-style-treadmill. And yet, I'm NOT a fan. So, while I was delighted to see Selena Gomez in her zebra print (Africa Detail) Vix bikini, I was a little perplexed to spot just how focused today’s Daily Mail were on her rebellious markings. Screen Shot 2013-10-30 at 18.08.53

The 21 year old American actress and recording artist looks absolutely stunning in her Vix bikini (we actually stock this exact colour way at Biondi – http://www.biondicouture.com/sale/vix-africa-detail-bikini.html) and yet I find her increasing body art more than a little disappointing… article-2478580-190BC52000000578-579_634x560 Picture taken from Daily Mail As with piercings, less is always more. So let’s hope Ms Gomez takes a leaf out of Alexa Chung’s book (Chung is renowned to be VERY anti) instead of following in Rihanna’s tacky tattoo footsteps. Vix Africa bikini - from £129