Unicorn tattoo designs are whimsical and happy. The evoke a sense of euphoria that’s enchanting and enticing to both the artist, the canvas and the onlooker. It’s a mythological figure that began in China and is known to have appeared during times of prosperity or if the king/ruler was ruling with wisdom and honor. The Greeks also believed heavily in the unicorn and it’s symbolism. It’s been noted that unicorns also represent charity and purity which are virtues many strive for but few accomplish. People put hope in the unicorn to impart that to them.