Apart from the perfect bridal outfit, a bride also spends a lot of time looking for the perfect jewellery that will complement her ensemble. And one of the most important things that make the bride stand out from the others is her hair accessory. Brides can make a fashion statement with how they choose to dress up their hair. Take inspiration from these 11 real brides who wore the most gorgeous bridal hair accessories and rocked their wedding!
1. The bigger, the better!
Image: Arjuninder Singh PhotographyOversized maang tikkas are in vogue these days. A lot of brides are wearing them for their different wedding functions. This golden oversized maang tikka completes the bridal look with a dose of glam and the best part is, you don’t need to go overboard with the earrings!
2. An elegant fusion
Image: Cupcake ProductionsThis look is perfect if you want to go for a fusion of two cultures with your look. A subtle maang tikka and a beautiful passa will make you look elegant and gorgeous as ever.
3. Simple and stunning
Image: Cheesecake ProjectKundan seems to be every bride’s favourite kind of jewellery. Here, the bride wore a beautiful combination of a kundan maang tikka with a single string of pearls. So simple yet so stunning...
4. Every bit of elegance
Image: Movie’ing Moments - Wedding Photography & FilmsTaken from the traditional dance form Bharatnatyam, this matha patti is worn by south Indian brides. Unlike kundans and other stones, this one makes way for understated elegance. There's not so much gold, and the mix of tiny pearls add extra beauty to this piece of jewellery.
5. Half matha patti
Image: Gautam Khullar PhotographyIf you’re the one who wants to go traditional with a twist, then this one is for you. The side swooped chain is the perfect way to wear this unique accessory. Instead of wearing a full matha patti, opt for an elegant half matha patti and look every bit gorgeous!
6. Add jazz with multiple strands
Image: Bhumi and Simran PhotographyFor the small functions where you’re not going to cover your head, go for a multi-strand matha patti that covers your head. It will add that bit of jazz to your entire outfit.
7. Pretty like a flower
Image: Kulwant Singh Marrar PhotographyTo give a twist to your outfit, go for a pretty flower accessory. Wrap it around your bun to look gorgeous and give you those princess-feels. It’s a great idea for a stunning sangeet look.
8. Oversized jhoomars
Image: Gautam Khullar PhotographyIf you want a simple and subtle look, then opt for an oversized jhoomar to go with your bridal outfit. You can wear one with loose or pulled back hair. Brides these days prefer to wear jhoomars for some function or the other and we assure you, you’ll look simply stunning with this royal piece of jewellery.
9. Pretty up your braid
Image: Farzana JussawallaIf you’ve decided on a braided style for one of your wedding functions, we suggest adding tiny but pretty flower pins in it for a super romantic charm. This minimal look will add colour to your ensemble.
10. Bridal swag on point!
Image: Nishant Suri PhotographyTo get your bridal swag on point, opt for a quirky multi-stranded matha patti like this. This matha patti is so simple but extremely eye-catching and stunning at the same time. A fun, offbeat one like this is perfect for the mehendi. We love!
11. For the modern bride
Image: Kulwant Singh Marrar PhotographyThis is the modern version of maang tikka that brides are in love with these days. For a more traditional look opt for something in gold or pearls and add little diamantes around it to look pretty as ever.Featured Image: Cupcake Productions