Tension builds in the shop as Kat tries to be a boss without damaging her friendship with Pixie, but things become critical when Pixie asks for time off to moonlight. Also: Corey gives a man a neck tattoo that will be used as an advertisement.
Following Pixie's dramatic outburst at the shop, Kat and the crew try to soldier on; Kat and Pixie's friendship is sorely tested, and Kat is forced to find a sub for her; Hannah tries to make things right with Pixie.
Kat and Orbi's relationship deteriorates and Kat focuses on work and Musink, her tattoo and music convention, as its official opening approaches; Corey and Hannah work on a man's tribute to his mom; Kim bonds with a client.
Kat needs more help as business continues to grow, but she's unsure if she should hire another friend to be manager. Also: Dave Navarro stops by the shop for a pinup-style portrait memorializing his mom.