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How to choose the colour of your dress for mehndi ceremony

Be relaxed as well as wise while choosing color of your dress for mehndi ceremony.

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Mehndi is considered as a vital part of the wedding and in many cultures, it is also considered as a shagun or an auspicious part of the wedding. The ceremony usually has women from the bride’s family coming in and celebrating with dance and songs and applying mehndi to the bride. Besides the bride, her close friends and relatives too soak in mehndi’s colours. One basic question that pops in most brides mind is, “what to wear on mehndi”. “Well, if you observe any mehndi function, women come in beautiful lehengas and cholis and colour salwars too. The predominant colours are mostly yellow, orange and red, but with changing times and trends, you can also see a lot of other colours” experts think so. How to Choose Your Bridal Dress According to Your Skin Colour.

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Photo: Avnish Dhoundiyal Photos.


Another pre-wedding ritual, Haldi, has the dominant colour of the ceremony as yellow. So, if you have already worn yellow in that ceremony, don’t worry. You can again wear a different shade of yellow in your mehndi ceremony! Yellow doesn’t mean that you would have to settle down only with a single yellow colour. You can also contrast your yellow lehengas or Salwar with a colour like teal or pink. Get your mehndi done by Asha Savla and her talented and skilled team. What colour dress should a bride choose for her wedding.

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Photo: Mrunalini Rao.


Green is another favourite with many brides now. A lot of women are now choosing dark green as their mehndi dress because it can give off a very royal look. Be it for a dark or a fair bride, green can easily complement both the complexions very well. Parrot green and fluorescent green would also look wonderfully royal on a bride. How to choose decorations themes for your mehendi ceremony.

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Photo : Mrunalini Rao.


Pink is one colour that every girl can look good in! If you are a fan of this color, you can carry off a pink coloured lehengas or Salwar . Make sure you do not over accessorize your look. Mehndi is a pre-wedding ceremony which is often a relaxed event. So if you are planning to wear a heavy lehenga, you do not need to pile on more jewellery. Get your fantastic and superb mehndi dress by Mrunalini Rao. How to choose the most luxurious decoration for your haldi ceremony.

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Photo : Mrunalini Rao.


For a more regal and royal look, purple mehndi dresses can be worn. Purple is the colour of royalty and has a very regal look to it. It makes for perfect bridal mehndi dresses. You can easily wear it on your mehndi without accessorizing it with any other jewels. A lot of brides are now going for a clean, minimal look which can gorgeously change the look of the bride without much. Make sure to get your makeup is perfect for the ceremony and you can go for Vidya Tikari for your bridal makeup.  How to impress your partner with your dance at your Sangeet ceremony.

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Photo : Mrunalini Rao.


This is most neutral and classic color to wear, and one can never go wrong with it. Be it a choli-lehnga, a saree, or an anarkali suit, beige can be paired up with accent shades of pink, red, orange, and be carried off majestically. It looks the best when monotones of antique gold surfaced fabric is used for the flares or falls. So when taking the first step towards your new life, start it with this royal tone! Pair nude heels and a statement necklace and you are good to go. How to choose your wedding dress to look stunning.

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Photo : Mrunalini Rao.

Royal blue

Midnight blue is one of the most contemporary, chic and yet classy color that Indian fashion designers have illustrated. Either it’s georgette, crepe, or silk, this color goes very regally with this occasion. Adding hints of silver, gold and red makes this look even more splendid. Wearing a maangtika that goes with the ensemble makes you look like the most perfect bride ever. How to choose a western dress for your pre-wedding photo shoot.

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Photo : Mrunalini Rao.

Mehndi is the memorable and momentous event in the whole wedding and that’s why you should go for the best mehndi dress colors for your wedding. Make sure to get your mehndi ceremony captured and if you still haven’t finalised your photographer, Avnish Dhoundiyal Photography can be the one. It is the celebration of fun loving and joyful people. This event adds upto so much liveliness to a life of so many people. How to get your guests off their phones during your ceremony!

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