Andy Davies reveals the inspiration behind Harry's body art

One Direction’s former bodyguard Andy Davies inspired one of Harry Styles’ tattoos.

The unlikely style icon, 45 – who worked with the boyband for nine months – revealed Harry decided to get the same design on his arm after catching sight of his inking in a play fight.

‘Last year I had an arm wrestle with Harry and he saw the star tattoo on my bicep,’ says Andy.

‘A couple of weeks later he had exactly the same one.

‘I think he was a little embarrassed when I teased him about it.’

Andy – who labels heartthrob Harry as a ‘smooth operator’ – is very fond of the 1D star.

‘He has a hell of a way about him,’ he tells the Sunday Mirror. ‘He’s a very charming individual.

‘Everyone who meets him notices that.’

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