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Out of all the wedding functions, the mehendi function is the most fun event from the whole lot cos the bride and her whole gang get to dance their hearts out and look drop-dead-gorgeous at the same time. 

That’s the thing about the mehendi function. You as a bride can don the most colorful outfit or can simply go with something in the soothing pastel shade for your mehendi! In fact, the best part is that you can also make your bridesmaids coordinate to look like the hep ladkiwale and enjoy your mehendi to the fullest. To get you all hyped up, we’ve hunted for real hatke brides who ditched the conventional mehendi outfits and went for quirky mehendi outfits that are worth-drooling over! 🤤🤩

Quirky Outfits For Your Mehendi 

A Vividly Mehndi Outfit With Pops of Colours

We’re crushing major time on this vividly colorful Qbik saree cum lehenga worn by this bride for her mehendi. There are so many beautiful elements in this outfit such as the print, colors, elegant cuts on dupatta, and a unique blouse. So guys, If you’re a sucker for all things colourful, then opt for something like this for your mehndi function. 👇

Source: Legero PhotographySpeakingframe, Delhi

A Stylish Bride With A Hatke Outfit

This bride just proved all those people wrong who believe that gowns are only for the cocktail or sangeet functions. Wearing Suneet Verma's gown for her mehendi function, this bride-to-be doesn't only look stunning but is comfy too. After all, getting all that mehendi put is no less than a task y’all! 

If this isn’t the coolest mehendi function outfit, then I honestly don’t know what is. This bride looks so comfortable in this short lehenga and the best part is that you can see the beautiful mehendi that is on her feet. Doesn’t she look just stupendous? If you're in LOVE with this short-lehenga just like us, then we would like to believe that you need to look for no other silhouette other than this one for your mehendi function. 

Retro Bellbottoms For Modern Chic Bride In You

If you’ve never found any of the typical mehendi silhouettes appealing and if your heart lies in unconventional Indian wear, then we’ve found this super refreshing outfit by this bride for you. Wearing Dimple Mehta couture this Abhala and Resham retro bellbottoms and fitted Abhala Resham top with long tulle cape sleeves has won our hearts!  

Lehenga With A Twist

A hardcore lover of lehengas but bored with no new elements in it? Don’t you worry because we’ve got you covered. Presenting this real bride who recently donned this pastel yellow lehenga ‘with a twist’ on her mehndi function. Yeah, we know that by just looking at those front drapes, your thirst for inspiration must have got quenched girls! 😍

If you wanna go for something super stylish and different then this bride is the ultimate inspo for you! I mean, aren’t you just drooling over that off-shoulder blouse with that beautifully printed lehenga and the huge latkans!

For The Brides Who Love Dhoti Pants & Jumpsuits

If you want your guests to remember your outfit for years to come, then take real inspiration from this bride who rocked this uber-cool Papa Don’t Preach crop top set on her mehendi. This is everything that should be in a mehendi outfit like a beautiful breezy color, color pop embroidery and super pretty drapes to give an edge to your outfit. Isn’t it something you can't ever forget? 

Who would have thought that jumpsuits for brides would have made one of the best Indian wear outfits? Yet, we can’t stop drooling over this bride’s dreamy purple hand embroidered one-shoulder flared jumpsuit by Tanya M Arora, which she wore with the utmost confidence on her mehndi ceremony. 

Quirky Mehendi Outfits For The Boho Bride In You

How to get the ultimate mehendi vibe from your outfit? Wear an outfit with boho prints and with all those minute details like mirror work (ultimate mehendi element) and pom-poms (another must-have) just like this bride has! From the cuts of the dupatta to the stupendous print, we are gaga over everything on this outfit. Take inspo from this real bride if you’re looking for a boho mehendi outfit! 

A sucker for the perfect saree and have worked out your entire life to get that iconic Priyanka Chopra ‘desi look’? Then without the blink of an eye, go with this boho saree for your mehndi function just like this bride has. There will be no hassle and you can dance all night long! After all, what better occasion to flaunt your curves than on your function girls!? 

For The Print Lover Bride

Want that flair of a lehenga but find the thought of bearing the weight of that scary? Then opt for a crop top set with the most stunning print just like this real bride did. She looks so dreamy by wearing this gorgeous lehenga by Rahul Mishra that anybody would want to steal her outfit, no? 

Prints can go big on your mehndi function and this bride has rightly shown us just that. Take inspo from her to wear a super light outfit, which makes it look like a million bucks. This highly unconventional mehendi lehenga by Papa Don’t Preach, has beautiful ruffles and the contrasting embroidery is looking super elegant. Yeah, we know for a fact that there are many of you bride-to-be who is thinking of this bride’s outfit as your dream mehendi outfit and we just say that you GO for it!


So which was your favourite mehndi outfit? Remember to tell us in the comments section below! 

Hatke Brides & Their Quirky Mehndi Outfits That Are Made of Dreams!

by Shweghna Gursahaney

Hatke Brides & Their Quirky Mehndi Outfits That Are Made of Dreams!