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Deciding an attire for the mehendi ceremony needs to be done wisely, as being the bride you have to sit for long hours during the whole 'henna-application' process. And that is why; your dress should be light, comfortable yet stylish at the same time.
Some Bollywood celebs unlike the reel life, go in for subtle choices for their real-life wedding. They have their designer friends crafting out some exotic creations for them, which later turn into trends. So, we have got here a few ideas that you can steal from these celeb brides for your mehendi function. All brides-to-be, take a look at them, get inspired and decide your mehendi look accordingly.
Shilpa Shetty has always been known for her fashion sense. Be it any occasion, the girl gets everything right! Even on her mehendi ceremony the blushing bride, Shilpa was looking drop-dead gorgeous. The actress chose to don a Swarovski crystals embellished kaftan instead of a traditional lehenga choli. To complete the look, the actress paired her non-traditional dress with emerald earrings, a matching armlet and simple makeup. A fashionista in true sense!
Amrita Arora opted for a pink heavy embroidered kurta for her mehendi ceremony. Matching jhumkas was the only jewellery piece which the actress wore to complete her look. She looked ravishing with minimum makeup and open hair.
If your mehendi ceremony is a day event, then choose a bright coloured outfit like Esha. The glowing bride wore a yellow-green lehenga designed by Neeta Lulla. And, she looked stunning. Half-tied hair, floral and gold jewellery complemented her entire look perfectly.
Wearing a beautiful Sabyasachi Mukherjee saree and draping in the traditional Bengali style, Vidya Balan looked splendid on her mehendi ceremony. Her ornament included pearl set in floral-like designs, which completely flattered her entire look. The glowing bride looked simple yet elegant on her special day.
Soha Ali Khan looked like a princess on her mehendi ceremony. The actress wore a three-piece ensemble designed by Ritu Kumar. Her pretty pink attire consisted of inner peshwaz, a kurta with gota work, and a Jaipuri lehran odhni. Soha teamed her bright and stylish outfit with heavy gold chandbalis. Her outfit is perfect for a day as well as night event. Even you can opt for such an outfit for a different kind of look.
Aishwarya looked the epitome of beauty at her mehendi ceremony. Putting on a pink coloured lehenga choli designed by Neeta Lulla, the actress nailed it like million-dollar worth appearance. Her floral jewellery accentuated her look.
The former beauty queen, Dia Mirza, was a treat to watch on her mehendi day. Dressed in Ritu Kumar’s marigold yellow ankle-length anarkali suit with fuschia colour odhni, the happy bride looked sophisticated and graceful on her special day. Her pleated hair with flower and floral jewellery added to her beauty.
A bright yellow lehenga choli with contrast green-coloured necklace and earring is what Karisma Kapoor wore on her mehendi event. And, she just looked fabulous, didn’t she?
Although, Ahana Deol is not an actress, after looking at her mehendi look we could not resist sharing it with you. Hema Malini and Dharmendra's youngest child, Ahana, looked all vibrant and lovely in a multi-coloured lehenga choli designed by Neeta Lulla. Orchid tiara atop, minimal makeup and gold studs completely flattered her look.
The wedding of this Bong beauty and his handsome beau was a lavish affair. Her mehendi princess look was straight out of a fairytale. She was dressed in soft pink-coloured floral Anushree Reddy lehenga, her hair was styled in waves and she accessorised her look with pretty haath-phool and floral jewellery.
One of the most loved couples, Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli gave a pleasant surprise to all their fans when they tied the knot secretly in Italy in December 2017. Together they look the most stunning couple ever. Anushka looked pretty, as usual, on all her functions. On her mehendi, the actress opted for a very colourful crop and skirt. She looked vibrant like never before, courtesy, of course, her bridal glow! She chose to keep her hair open and teamed up her look with a beautiful pair of oxidised earrings.
After so much of speculations and rumours, Sagarika Ghatge and Zaheer Khan finally tied the knot on November 23, 2017, and it was a registered marriage. The couple had their lovely mehendi ceremony on November 26, 2017, which was a star-studded affair in all senses. For this function of her, Sagarika opted for a stunning sea green lehenga by Anita Dongre. Also, she opted for an exquisite jewellery set and kept her hair neatly tied at the back.
Salman Khan’s sister Arpita Khan tied the knot with beau Aayush Sharma in a big fat wedding. Arpita looked like million bucks on her mehendi ceremony. On her mehendi ceremony, Arpita slew in a heavy embroidered Sabyasachi lehenga. While she adorned her hands with henna, she looked like a princess in this look. She chose to make a braid embellished with real flowers. Keeping her make up minimal and jewellery elegant, she grabbed many eyeballs.
Hazel Keech walked down the aisle with one of the most handsome cricketers, Yuvraj Singh in the year 2016. Hazel had her mehendi ceremony on November 29, 2016. The pretty damsel looked stunning on her mehendi ceremony. Dressed in a yellow and silver embroidered Indo-western style outfit, Hazel looked like a dream on the ceremony. She chose to keep her hair open with loose curls teamed up with a sleek matha patti.
The dimpled beauty of B-town, Preity Zinta, took the wedding vows with Gene Goodenough on February 29, 2016. Though all the functions of Preity and Gene’s wedding were kept a private affair, later their pics surfaced on the internet and people couldn't stop swooning over them. On her mehendi ceremony, the actress looked ravishing in a simple pink-coloured suit teamed up with a few bangles and minimal jewellery. She kept her hair open and makeup on point.
Famous Bollywood singer Tulsi Kumar is one fashionista in the town. She is not just a singer, but also the pre-eminent founder of the music label T-Series, Gulshan Kumar’s daughter. Tulsi tied the knot with Hitesh Ralhan in the year 2015. The singer had a star-studded and lavish mehendi ceremony, which was held in Delhi. For this event, Tulsi wore some special floral jewellery with a lehenga that had design patterns matching the colour of the flowers.
The dusky beauty of Bollywood, Geeta Basra, broke many hearts when she made her relationship official with cricketer Harbhajan Singh. The lovebirds soon took their relationship to another level and said "i DO" on October 29, 2015. Geeta adorned herself in a bright yellow lehenga with a pink choli for her mehendi ceremony. Geeta complemented her entire look with a bun, a pretty matha patti and a beautiful pair of chaand baalis.
Hate Story fame actress Paoli Dam walked down the aisle with her long-time businessman-boyfriend, Ankur Deb on December 4, 2017, in Kolkata. Prior to this lavish wedding day, the lovebirds had a fantastic mehendi ceremony. For the mehendi ceremony, she chose to wear a lovely yellow and green outfit. Going on to the hairstyle, Paoli kept her hair half-open. Wasn’t she glowing like a perfect excited bride?
The cute, bubbly, chirpy girl Shefali aka Amrita Puri from Aisha fame, took the wedding vows with her long-time boyfriend, long-term boyfriend Imrum Sethi. She slew on all her functions and looked even more stunning on her mehendi ceremony. She knew exactly how to set the trends for the brides out there. For her mehendi ceremony, she wore a flowy maxi skirt which she paired with an embellished top. But what caught everyone’s attention is the colour of the outfit, which is so unique for a bride to pick.
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Didn’t these married tinsel town divas look beautiful on their mehendi ceremony? So, what are you waiting for, get inspired by them, and choose the perfect look for your mehendi function!