Mehendi functions are fun! There’s dance, there’s drama and usually, it marks the beginning of the shaadi festivities. It’s also one of those few functions where you can just let your hair down and experiment with a variety of colourful outfits. And if it is the vibrant accessories you fancy, then we guess, you’re on the right page. From pompom inspired jewellery pieces to reflector sunglasses, our list of 15 amazing mehendi accessories for under Rs 2,000 will ensure you look uber stylish. Shop pretty, ladies!
When it comes to hair accessories,a mathapatti can help beautify your bridal look even further. This one from Ratnavali comes with gold plating complete with pearl details that look oh-so-dreamy. Whether you opt to leave your hair open or decide to tie them locks in a jooda, this pearly magic will suit both hairstyles!
Colour me pretty
Pretty up those chittiya kalaiyyas with some statement bangles from Aprajita Toor. These beauties come wrapped in gotta ribbon and are attached with hanging jhumkis, that can add the right amount of bling to your traditional attire.
However happy and vibrant your mehendi ceremony may be, it is also the only function which can get pretty messy and tiresome (read: mehendi application). And if you want to keep your accessories to a bare minimum, then this statement mirror work and brass embedded rani haar would be ideal. For a more dressed up look, match it with these pink jhumkis available on Amazon for Rs 499.
Who said kaleeras can only be worn on the wedding day? These gota bangles from Fooljhadi with pretty little danglers will add all the spark to your mehendi day look. Make sure you wear this statement piece with a light hued anarkali like the one available at Amazon for Rs 1,199.
Take your dangling jhumkis to the next level of cool with these long jhumki earrings from Krafted with Happiness. If you just want to wear one accessory on your mehendi, then let it be this. Be it a lehenga or an anarkali, the pretty little strings and jhumki combination will look great with all.
Even if you have a trusted bestie to take care of you during your mehendi function, it is easier if you can keep all your vanity essentials such as a lipstick, compact and a stash of tissues safely in one bag. This raw silk potli bag embedded with sequin beads from Bombay Haat is so cute, you’d want to take it around everywhere you go. And the bright pink colour is just love!
Give some love to your feet with these bright happy pair of pink juttis from Coral Haze. The pretty juttis are handcrafted and embroidered with silk and mini pom poms that can surely spruce up any outfit.
Eyes on you
Winters call for a colourful afternoon mehendi function. The aqua blue sunglasses with reflector frames like this one will not only add an edge to your desi avatar, but will also make sure you look uber stylish while you sip on those delicious cocktails!
Add a touch of awesomeness to your face with this Aprajita Toor bright yellow maangtika. We mean, what’s not to love? It has everything we love - florals, pearls and gotta patti. Need we say more!
If flowers are all you love, then you will definitely adore this floral statement ring from Krafted With Happiness. The mirror work detailing along with the gota and floral embellishments make it perfect for a quirky mehendi look. A matte pink nail paint (Rs 199) and you are good to go.
A touch of happiness
If you are a bride who doesn’t like heavy jewellery and would much rather stick to basics, then this colourful maangtika would be ideal. The pearl chain detailing and the ghungroos make it such a pretty hair accessory.
Unleash your inner fashionista with this statement orange ring that comes encrusted with zardozi, white pearls and orange beads. If you are not a fan of stacked baubles and just want to sport a single one, then let it be this!
For a royal Mughal look, style your side swept hairdo with a kundan and white pearl embellished passa like this one. Wear it with a pretty lehenga or a voluminous anarkali and slip into a pretty pair of juttis to complete your look. Make sure you keep those flyaways at bay with this Gatsby Set & Keep Hair Spray available at Nykaa for Rs 250.
These beautiful earrings will not only light up your face but also your outfit. The tassel and mirror detailing in particular is our favourite. Oh, and since these are statement pieces, there’s no need to wear a necklace along with it! We love it, what about you?!
Pom pom perfect
Is there anything more comfortable than kolhapuri chappals? And if they come with a silver strap and pom pom details, then it’s a perfect pick for the mehendi function. If you are going to be on your toes throughout your mehendi ceremony, then a pretty pair like this will be a great option.