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In addition to bangles, maang tikka, earrings and necklaces, Payals hold a prominent place among the adornments of Indian brides. Traditionally known as Pajeb, these charming foot ornaments carry deep cultural significance and are an integral part of the sixteen adornments (Solah Shringar).

Beyond their cultural importance, payals elevate the bride's mehendi-decorated feet like nothing else can. In fact, bridal payal, or anklets, infuse a sense of vintage charm into the wedding day ensemble, greatly enhancing the overall look.

So, to elevate your overall bridal ensemble and add something significant to your bridal trousseau, here are trending payal designs for brides that you're gonna love!

Trending Payal Designs For Bride

Brides have the option to select their wedding day Payal featuring intricate meenakari work or those adorned with precious gems and an abundance of ghunghroos. There exists a wide array of captivating Payal designs for brides to choose from. To simplify your jewellery shopping experience, here are some of the most exquisite bridal payal designs we've recently come across. 

1. Sanchi Moti & Ghungroo Pairphool 

This combination of old-world charm & new age design is a mesmerizing ensemble of the traditional Punjabi Panja worn by the brides back in the day to mark the auspicious beginnings. This Pairphool from RaAbta by Rahul is an elegant mix of beauty, utility & tradition. 

2. A Minakari & Emerald Encrusted Gold Payal

Adorn your ankles with the timeless elegance of payals that are decorated with beautiful minakari motifs and sage green emeralds. 

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3. Choose A Minimal Floral Pair of Anklets

Blossom with nature's beauty on your haldi ceremony with floral payals, adorning your ankles with a touch of vibrant elegance.

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4. Antique Elegance With Thick Oxidised Payal

These gorgeous antique oxidised payals are one for the brides who love to add a touch of vintage to their wedding ensemble

5. Adorn Your Ankles In Traditional Kundan Payals

These bridal payals feature intricate Kundan work with gorgeous pearls in various sizes, adding a regal touch to your wedding attire.

6. A Gorgeous Set Decorated With Tiny Coloured Stones

Designed with intricate gold work and shimmering stones, a gorgeous set of payals creates a dazzling accessory that perfectly complements your bridal attire.

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7. A Delicate Silver Payal 

These silver payal feature delicate links that gracefully encircle your ankle, gleaming with a radiant lustre that reflects your inner beauty. Honestly, our eyes are amazed at their glow.

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8. Foot Kadas Are The New Payals

Simple yet elegant, these gold foot kadas have won us over! Elevate your bridal look with the timeless allure of gold foot kadas, a symbol of opulence and grace that perfectly accentuates your wedding ensemble.

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9. Layer It Up!

Evoke the rhythmic magic of your big day with ghungroo payals layered gracefully alongside foot kadas and anklets!

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10. A Statement Silver Anklet Embellished With Emeralds

One of the most trending Payal designs on Instagram, this anklet is traditional and so stylish at the same time. And the giant emeralds look stunning!

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11. Statement Payal From Raabta by Rahul's Palki Collection

In this statement, Payal celebrates the wedding finery with motifs of elephants, palanquins, brides, and grooms. The tiny ghunghroos keep the chiming sound alive.

12. A Shining Pure Chaandi Payal 

There is nothing as 'too much bling' for an Indian bride! 

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13. Traditional Oxidised Silver Anklet With Minimal Minakari Work

Traditionality has its own charm and this oh-so-gorgeous oxidized pair with dainty coloured stones is proof! 

14. Gota Payal for Mehndi Ceremony

Isn't this Payal a perfect assemblage of floral and Gota jewellery?  

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15. A Simplistic Payal Design With Pearl Droppings

A simple yet elegant Golden Payal with dainty pearls etched to perfection.

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16. Mirror-Work Anklet For The Fashion-Forward Brides

These mirror-work anklets are so contemporary and will surely win you maximum compliments!

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17. Pink-Hued Floral Payal Design

Level up your mehendi look with these beautiful floral anklets! The 3-D roses, tiny ghunghroos, and pretty pearls make it one drool-worthy masterpiece!

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18.  A Traditional Gold Payal Never Goes Out Of Fashion

This traditional gold Payal design is sheer elegance!

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19. Silver Payal Design With Tons of Ghunghroos

Who doesn't love the quintessential chiming sound of Payal?

20. A Broad Silver Anklet With Emerald & Kundan Embellishments

A Payal design that strikes a perfect balance between antique and modern.

21. A Conventional Golden Payal

For the ones who wanna stay true to traditional designs, this golden South-Indian style Payal with broad Patti is a great option.

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22. A Breathtakingly Beautiful Floral Anklet

Yet another viral anklet design on the Internet! *Perfect accessory for mehendi ceremony*.

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23. A Unique Payal Design With Suspended Details.

A designer pearl-stringed Payal with suspended stonework and pearl droppings.

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24. An Intricate Payal Design For Brides

A traditional golden Payal design for brides with detailed work. 

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25. An Edgy Kundan Payal

This two-layered Kundan Payal with coloured gems is so unusual! 

26. Kundan Embellished Payal Who Enjoys Minimalism

A minimal Payal design with Kundan embellishments *So elegant*.

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27. Baraat Payal Designs That Are Taking The Internet By Storm!

Looking for a quirky payal design to wear on your wedding day? Check out these trending barat payal designs that are taking the internet by a storm!

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