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Now Open: Brooklyn Tattoo Marks Up Smith

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Taking a break from inking the Brooklyn Bridge onto someone's torso, tattoo artist and Brooklyn Tattoo owner Adam $uerte sends word that his parlor is now officially open at 99 Smith Street in Boerum Hill. The less-than-a-week-old location is much larger than their old space at 99 Atlantic Avenue in the Heights, and now has the benefit of being situated on the area's busiest shopping stretch. Adam, a local who's "tattooed most of the bartenders on Smith," tells us that they are doing tattoos now (obviously), and will begin to offer piercing closer to the summer. To celebrate the move, the staff is throwing a benefit party at Southpaw on Thursday night; details can be found here.