Hear the word ‘mehendi’ and the fine aura of dried henna leaves comes gushing into the mind. A ritual that is as sacred as the groom’s love for his bride, mehendi ceremony holds premium significance in traditional Indian weddings.
Indian designermehendi outfits with striking designs, bold prints and breathtaking silhouettes turn your mehendi ceremony into a cherished memory for life. The beige applique work sareefrom Manish Malhotra bridal collectionis a classic example. With silver sequin and peach reshamjaal flower work, this net sareeflaunted by Divya Kumar Khosla at The Walk of Mijwan Show 2018 makes a glamorous choice for bridal mehendi wear.
If there’s an outfit every bride yearns to adorn on her mehendi, it is an ethnic lehenga. Royal, regal and resplendent, the explicit show of priceless motifs and handcrafted details cast a lasting spell of their own. The cobalt blue zardozi embroidered lehenga with blouse and dupattafits the bill. A part of VikramPhadnis bridal collection, all that the lehenga radiates is timeless elegance. Pair the attire with a gold passa from Anjali Jain bridal trousseauto get a dazzling look.
Bollywood inspired lehengasthat weave similar magic are the hot pink and royal blue embellished lehenga set from Neeta Lulla bridal collectionand the pista green georgette and organza lehenga with corset blouse and dupatta from Mamiha Mahajan festival collections. With the former flaunted by Tamannah Bhatia and the latter by Lara Dutta, these style icons teach us how to nail the mehendi look with effortless grace.
When talking of Indian mehendi wear, this organza handkerchief hem anarkali set from Anushree Reddy wedding collectionsis a must include in your bridal trousseau. Adorned by Jhanvi Kapoor and designed in a blissful pastel yellow hue, the anarkali is teamed up with pants and an embroidered jacket. Complete your over-the-earth mehendi look with jumkachandbali earringsfrom Kistajewellery collectionand an emerald green layered necklacefrom Posh by Rathore accessories.
Other mehendi outfit ideasthat are worthy of offbeat stateliness are the sequin and gold painted blouse with sharara pants from Diya Rajvver bridal wear collection, and kurta and gharara pants with dupattafrom Preeti S Kapoor wedding clothes. Pair these with antique gold zardozi juttisfrom Aprajita Toor accessoriesand make the groom drool over your bold and beautiful mehendi look!
Want to keep away from conventional and drape something contemporary? This white off-shoulder top and pink draped skirtfrom Masabaindo western collectionis a hand in glove match! Flaunted by Shilpa Shetty at the launch of a reality TV show, what we adore about this Indian mehendi wearis the golden horse print on the skirt. Complete your look with kundan bridal maangtikka from Kistafor mesmerizing a million hearts on your mehendi.