Mehndi hai rachne wali, haathon mein gehri laali

The Mehndi ceremony is one of the most important traditions in Indian weddings. It is an extremely joyous and euphoric occasion where the bride gets her hands and legs adorned with beautiful and intricate mehndi designs, along with delicious food and a lot of dancing.

There are so many bridal mehndi designs for full hands that you can choose from; personalized mehndi designs where the story of how the bride and groom met is depicted, the regal Arabic design, peacock figurine design and so much more!

The decision to choose the bridal mehndi design is a big one as it can only be done once and it needs to be perfect and something true to you!

Don’t worry, because we have got your back!

Here is a list of 12 of the most gorgeous bridal mehndi designs for full hands that will make your decision easier.

  1. Arabic Mehndi Design

    Arabic Mehndi Design

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Arabic mehndi design is known for its spaced-out layout with free-flowing paisleys, leaves, and floral motifs. This is a perfect representation of it. This is a classy and edgy mehndi design and we highly recommend it to all our quirky would-be brides.

  1. Mehndi Design Adorned with Stones and Colours

    Mehndi Design Adorned with Stones

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Here is a design that is on par with the bride’s lehenga.

It is a very aesthetically pleasing design, adorned with pastel pink flowers and stones.

  1. Glitter Mehndi Design

    Glitter Mehndi Design<br />

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This mehndi design is perfect for the bride who loves bling and shine and knows that she dazzles. It is a very beautiful and intricate design with the motifs of Heer and Ranjha, the story of the erstwhile lovers from Punjab.

  1. 3D Motifs Mehndi Design

    3D Motifs Mehndi Design

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This is a traditional mehndi design with the paisleys, hearts, and flower petals accentuated to give it a 3D Effect. This beautiful design will surely catch everyone’s eye!

  1. Moroccan Mehndi Design

    Moroccan Mehndi Design

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Moroccan full-hand mehndi design for brides is the latest to enter the mehndi market. It looks as if the bride is wearing intricate lace gloves! This just depicts what an expert the mehndi artist is. This is ideal if you want something different than the regular mehndi design. It is sure to get you lots of compliments and leave everyone in awe!

  1. Diamond Mandala Mehndi Design

    Diamond Mandala Mehndi Design

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The enchanting mandalas within the diamond grids are bewitching.

Each finger is also etched by different intricate patterns that break the monotony. It showcases the mehndi artist’s exceptional skills and creativity.

  1. Adorable Pet Mehndi Design

    Adorable Pet Mehndi Design

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This is one of our personal favourites! Now, you can commemorate the love for your best friend in your mehndi design. This is a very adorable design idea that can be done on any festival and occasion, too.

  1. Elegant Floral Lacey Mehndi Design

    Elegant Floral Lacey Mehndi Design

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This mehndi design is ideal for all our minimalistic brides.

It has fishnet details bordering the fingernails and graceful lacey florals running across the hand in a V shape. This is a very contemporary and chic design.

  1. Mehndi Design with Personalised Elements

    Mehndi Design with Personalised Elements

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This mehndi design tells the story of how the couple met each other, inspired by their favourite show to watch together and the McDonald’s motif on top, with a skyline on the other arm and engagement rings, and flowers and hearts on the other. This is an excellent way to personalize your mehndi design and narrate your love story.

  1. Bracelet Mehndi Design with Mandala

    Bracelet Mehndi Design with Mandala

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Mandala designs are quite the rage now and rightly so! The wide spaces around the beautiful and intricate Mandala, give good contrast and highlight its beauty. This Mehndi design also comes with a complimentary mandala bracelet, which makes this design complete.

  1. Diamond Grid Mehndi Design with Elephant Motifs

    Diamond Grid Mehndi Design

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This mehndi design replicates the Jaali work found in the Rajasthani Havelis with elephant motifs that depict good luck and prosperity.

Elephants symbolize power and royalty. This is a perfect bridal mehndi design for full hands, for the classy bride.

  1. King and Queen Deck of Cards Mehndi Design

    King and Queen Deck of Cards Mehndi Design

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This mehndi design is for the royal bride! With the king and queen cards design and crown motifs on each hand, this mehndi design emanates royalty at its finest.

We hope this list helped you find your dream bridal mehndi design and made your wedding planning easier! We tried our best to incorporate unique and trending designs for you.

Feel free to comment below and tell us about the designs you liked the most.

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