10 Best mehndi favors for your guests

Thinking of what to give your guests as mehndi favors? Well, don’t you worry girl because we are here to help! Just like your function, your mehndi favors too need to be colorful and quirky. And something that the guests will actually use. Check out these 10 fabulous ideas that your guests will definitely love!

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Just as cheap as bangles but with a fun, chic, twist. Cocktail rings made out of colored gota and strings are super cute and nobody minds slipping them on – just pick one that matches with your outfit!

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Laakh Bangles

Laakh Bangles are traditional and beautiful. They are available in a whole lot of varieties. You can get laakh bangles decorated with small mirrors, pearls, and other accessories. Make sure that you buy bangles of different colors and sizes so that every guest can get something unique, matching to their size. You can also have, a bangle stall at the venue to let guests pick bangles of their choice. Get them packed in a nicely decorated box to add a special touch. These colorful and ethnic bangles will surely make for a perfect return gift for your mehendi function.

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Gota jewellery

From bridal attire to jewelry to decor, gota is dominating everywhere! If you want some unique gifts for your guests, then go for colorful and traditional gota jewelry. Gota jewelry is lightweight, fun and bright. You can also choose some fancy rings, haathphools, vajras, bangles, and earrings for your guests. Scan the market, and buy the affordable yet beautiful jewelry in various colors and designs to mesmerize your guests. The jewelry is available in plenty in the markets. So, take your pick, as the choice is almost endless.

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Traditional Potlis

Ethnic and colorful potlis filled with makeup, chocolates or any other item can make your guests really happy. Vintage Nutters will help you in selecting gifts. You can also plan to have customized items, such as hand-made chocolates or sweets, and express your gratitude to your guests in a heartfelt manner.

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Colourful bracelets

Indian women can never have enough bracelets in their wardrobes. Choose a variety of colorful bandhani or phulkari dupattas as a present for your mehendi function. This way, you can let your guests pick their favorite color as well. Moreover, dupattas look good with most Indian outfits. And since they are widely available in almost every market, you won’t have trouble shopping for them as well.

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A small jewelry box, big enough to hold a few earrings and rings, can be a great gift option. Check out the ethnic markets for jewelry boxes decorated with satin, lace, zari threads, mirrors, and beads. Asthetika will help you in selecting gifts. They are available in a whole range of traditional colors. You can also customize the boxes with your initials for a personal touch.

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Pretty parandis

Accessories never fail to please a woman when they dress up for an event. Thus, pretty parandis as a gifting option will surely work wonders for your guests, especially women with long hair. Go for the colorful parandis with mirrors, beads, and ghungroos, to add a traditional touch. We are sure your guests will leave with a huge smile on their faces.

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It’s one of those things you don’t like to spend money on yourself but would love to get as gifts. Embroidered bangles and Hairbands in Sabyasachi style are such great ideas to give as mehendi favors. The Wedding Salad will help you in formatting pictures in your albums.  While these wide ones may be too obtrusive for people, get narrower ones made.

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Mehendi-inspired gifts

Well, what better gift to give out to your guests on the mehendi ceremony than mehendi-inspired gifts? These can range from candles and cookies to bags and mason jars, which have mehendi designs printed on them. They are easily available in the market and let us tell you, these are pretty much in vogue these days. So, if you want to leave an ever-lasting impression, try giving out a mehendi-inspired gift to awe your guests.

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Mehendi ceremony is all about colors, traditions and having a lot of fun. Keeping in tune with the ambiance of the function, you can choose from these beautiful gifts and make your guests feel extraordinary on your special occasion. Because who said that the mehendi ceremony is only about applying mehendi!

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