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Quirky New Mehendi Designs That Made Us Swoon This Wedding Season

Mehendi is one of the auspicious elements of any wedding and it’s super special for brides-to-be. It is also believed to be the symbol of love between the bride and the groom, and it’s adorable how our witty brides show their love for bae, by getting unique and quirky designs for D-day. From traditional full hand designs to modern minimal ones, our brides love to experiment and it’s so much fun! So, here is a list of trendy, innovative and new mehendi designs we spotted lately on Instagram, for you to bookmark!

Quirky New Mehendi Designs That Made Us Swoon This Wedding Season

Music Lovers

This quirky Mehendi design says it all! Perfect for that chill bride who loves music! If you and your bae have a special song, then get the lyrics on your hands for your wedding, or you can even have a music instrument made too, that looks super cute!

Baraat & Doli

A wedding is incomplete without a baraat and vidaai. No one is stopping you if you decide to have these beautiful wedding processions made on your palms! How gorgeous is this design with the full baraat procession from the groom on Ghodi to the groom’s squad to the dhol walas! Uber cool, isn’t it?

mehendi with baraat
(C) Morvi Images Photography

Initials & Names

These crazy modern bridal mehndi designs are perfect for our millennial brides. The initials of the bride and groom placed beautifully inside mandalas in the middle of the palm look absolutely gorgeous! Mehendi designs like these look super intricate, breezy and chic!

Your Favourite Series

If your relationship also started from ‘Netflix and chill’ and reached to ‘Prime and Commitment’ then this henna design is just for you! From GOT to F.R.I.E.N.D.S and Simpsons to mickey mouse, Get the logo or a quote from the series which you two might have binged watched together on your mehendi, to celebrate the relationship you two have with the series 😉

GOT Mehendi
(C) Alankritaa

Portraits of Loved Ones

From the bride and groom’s portrait to their furry friend’s face, brides are getting portraits done of their loved ones on their mehendi. Let your special ones know that their love story has inspired your love story too! An absolutely stunning way to tell them how precious they truly are!

Wedding Vows and Blessings

Traditional with a twist! From the spiritual shlokas to wedding vows, we are in absolute love with these henna designs. Adorned with blessings and love these mehendi designs are an absolute delight for the bride. Writings in different languages look so pretty.

Wedding Date

Add fun and personal elements to the mehendi by adding the wedding date or other important dates to the design. Get your love story timeline on your hands, from your first date to day you two decided to tie the knot. Not only does this look super cute, it also celebrates all the memories you shared as a couple.

mehendi with wedding date
hemali_mehendi_art via Instagram


If the groom-to-be proposed to you the way you always dreamed and then this mehendi design is just for you! Tell the world about it and what better way to tell your proposal story by including this in your bridal mehendi.

Memes and Inside Jokes

If you want something quirky, fun and totally hatke, then we recommend you to go for it. You can have your favourite meme or any inside jokes you two share made on your hands, to make it extra special for you and bae. Let the other keep guessing why you choose these designs.

mehendi with inside jokes
krunaltailorhennaartist via instagram

 We are sure that you have shortlisted your favorite new mehendi design by now, so go ahead, and quirk up your mehndi design!



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