Best Mehandi Artists in Mumbai

In Mumbai, it’s hard to get away from style and fashion. Mumbai is famous for its larger than life celebrations, whether it is a festival or wedding. And mehndi is part of almost all the occasions. Our ladies love decking up with the art of mehndi. Here we have brought you few professional mehndi artists from Mumbai, to deck you up for your big day.

  • Deepa Sharma mehndi artist

Price-7500 onwards

Bollywood’s favourite mehndi artist. From Amitabh to Genelia our Bollywood celebrities drool over her designs. Her beautiful mehndi designs were adorned on the hands of the most beautiful lady of B town, that’s right Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. Get her beautiful mehndi designs on your beautiful hands for your wedding.

  • Raju mehndi artist

Price-7000 onward

With the experience of fifteen years, his designs are very unique and elegant. His patterns are Arabic, zardosi and our own Indian designs. Looking at his designs I felt like getting married 😀 .

  • Kamaljeet mehndi artist

Price- 7500 onwards

Kamaljeet is a professional mehndi artist. His award-winning mehndi designs are elegant, beautiful and very fine. The perfection in his can be seen in the above picture. Every stroke of his design is so beautifully done that I cant take my eyes off of his designs. Go get hold of him before he is booked by someone else.

  • Afreen mehndi artist

Price- 4500 onward

Established in the year 1991. Afreen is a resident of Andheri East. Specialised in bridal mehndi, her design is mixture of Arabic, Rajasthani, and Indian. The intricacy of her designs is going to make your hands and feet look admirable.

  • Saba mehndi artist

price-5000 onwards

Saba Shaikh has 9 years of experience in this field. She is specialist in bridal and floral designs. Her quality of mehndi is 100% natural, in which she adds nilgiri and clove oil to ensure dark colour.

  • Aksha shah mehndi designer

Price-7500 onwards

The owner of the above beautiful design is from south Mumbai. With the experience of over 7 years. Her constant innovation and creation of new designs are making her quite popular in this field. She is specialized in bridal, Dubai, Arabic, zardozi and traditional patterns.

Seeing all the beautiful designs, I feel,  I should get married so that I can have those beautiful designs on my hands. what are you delaying for? Go grab the artists to make your hands look beautiful on your big day.

Footwear Trends For The Groom

Wedding Footwear

Many men claim that their wedding day was the first time they put a tonne of effort into looking “well-groomed”. Mindless efforts are often fruitless, it is important that you also have a good idea of where you’re headed and the kind of look you are aiming for.

Here’s our list of recommended Footwear the groom can opt for on his big day:

  1. Juttis

Also called Mojaris or Nagras are the most commonly worn traditional footwear by men on occasions that demand an ethnic attire. While in recent years the trend was western clothing and styles, off late it is shifting back to more indigenous styles. Even big brands are manufacturing classy yet colourful Juttis that match your sherwani, dhoti, or anything else you opt for. You can also buy a pair that goes with most ethnic outfits if you’re the minimalist kind.

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2. Sandals

Like Juttis, these have several varieties and are available in many colours. Whats more? They’re super comfortable whilst still completing the traditional look. Sandals are also practical for daily wear and help you walk around easily. While most sandals are simple there are some brands that sell grand sandals specially made for weddings.

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3. Moccasins

Yet another option for those who prize comfort over style. They are apt if the wedding is likely occurring during the winter months. Most moccasins are made for daily wear or formal occasions, nevertheless, they can easily be paired with traditional attire and complete the whole elegant groom look.

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4. Shoes

This is the laziest option to go for but it works. It especially looks good if you will be wearing a sherwani. Basically, shoes look good with any bottom that isn’t too flared or puffy. The common choice is black shoes, but most Indian wedding attire is available in shades of cream, off-white, maroon, and brown. hence, the suggested colour is brown. Also, brown gives off a more Indian look as opposed to shiny black.

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Whatever your choice, make sure it is something you’re comfortable moving around in. Ethnic and traditional footwear is preferred over western. Buy something you can easily team up with different attires on many other occasions.

Reducing Wastage at Weddings

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Even if we are big fans of grand get-togethers and celebrations, we have to admit a wedding is probably the most expensive occasion that we or our parents incur. While getting married and celebrating such union is not a bad thing, we should ensure every paisa spent gets its due.

Here are a few ways we can minimise and even eliminate wastage at weddings.

  1. Guest List

While it may seem hostile to not invite every possible acquaintance to every possible function that is part of the wedding, we should realise this is really not necessary. I can’t even count the number of weddings I’ve been to where the bride and the groom were clueless about at least two-thirds of the guests at their wedding. Likewise, I know so many weddings that I have attended where I had no idea who the couple getting married is. Keep a wedding the private special occasion that it is. Chances are, you (and the uninvited guest) will hardly care about not being invited.

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2. Wedding Card

Wedding cards today range from simple minimalistic cards to small or even big decorated boxes. Great idea! But again, a lot of room for cutting down on expenditure. Your wedding is an important occasion for you, a huge majority of the people are just guests. They will be happy and attend the wedding with as much fervour even with a regular card if you matter enough to them.

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3. Food

Yes, the starving children in Africa is an outdated argument, but even so, wasting food is horrible. Nearly all religions teach you to respect and earn your food, it would be an insult to treat it as such on as auspicious an occasion as a wedding. People like to flaunt their wealth by keeping an unlimited amount of the most exotic dishes to impress hundreds of people who are probably going to forget their wedding a few months if not weeks down the line.

Keep a limited amount of dishes. At every wedding, there are only a few dishes that the guests go gaga over while the rest are left untouched. Make sure the waiters and caterers pay close attention while serving people and give small portions. Encourage the guests to take seconds but not overload their plates just at the sight of the dish. This should be considered even more strictly when giving food to children who have the habit of overfilling their plates but not finishing their food.

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4. Decorations

Flaunting one’s wealth and overdoing stuff seems to be the trend these days. It has extended to the decorations as well. While you may want to have the most exclusive exotic flowers adorning pillars and beams in your wedding hall, make sure the decoration can be reused at least once more. Many wedding halls and venues host weddings back-to-back, contact the people organising the other wedding(s) and ask them if they’d not mind reusing the decorations,. You can even ask to reuse theirs if you don’t have any qualms about it. Some décor items (that are durable) can even become part of your new home.

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5. Clothing and accessories

Thanks to Feminism the whole trend of a wedding being The Absolutely Most Important Day in the bride’s life is subsiding. However, many people still like to splurge on clothes and jewellery. For your dresses, buy something that isn’t that showy that you can wear it on no other occasion. Clothing is an expense with no resell value, irrespective of what you paid on its purchase. Jewellery is worth as long as it is of a precious metal.

Don’t restrict yourself from buying the essentials, buy how much is absolutely necessary, try to cut down on the rest. Your wedding dress could make someone else’s day so you can donate it to a bride from a family of limited means.

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10 necklace designs to make you a beautiful bride

Jewellery is an essential part of all the Indian bride’s trousseau. Every piece of jewelry has its own appeal. With diversity in our culture, there are thousands of designs depicting different culture. It becomes so difficult to select a perfect design. While you are busy buying lehnga and keeping up with parlor appointments, let us help you select the necklace for your wedding Or at least we can give you an idea.

1-    Kundan choker

Your wedding is incomplete without a kundan set around your neck. Instead of going for heavy kundan work, go for this elegant and classy necklace. This Choker style kundan necklace is good to go with any colour lehenga for any function. Be it sangeet, Mehandi, baraat, you can opt for this beautiful design.

2-    Gold with kundan

Kundan embedded in gold design with polka is good to go with your deep neck choli. This bold design makes the bride stand out of the crowed. And can be worn with any colour dress for your wedding.

3-    Goldy gold

We Indians are obsessed with gold jewellery. If you are ever stuck in “what to wear?” situation, you can always jump on golden jewellery. This awe-inspiring design has my eyes stuck.

4-    Mughal queen

Not only Mughals gave us Mughlai chicken but they also gave us a lot of other things to drool over. And one happens to be jewellery. This beautiful piece goes up till your stomach and makes you the site for eyes. Maroon moti beautifully placed in gold design is perfect to opt for your maroon lehenga.

5-    Satlada

Traditional satlada (seven layers) necklace covers your wish of wearing 2-3 necklaces. Pearl and polka work of this satlada is so eye catchy that guest will not be able to stop themselves from praising it.

6-    Pearl statement necklace

Pearls have always been my favourite. The intricacy of this design is making my mouth water. On a meshwork elegantly placed pearl and diamond are perfect to make you look ten times more beautiful.

7-    Kundanfied bride

So pretty! Layers of kundan. Rani colour stone in the center makes it exquisite. Five layers covering the blouse and three layers sticking around your neck is perfect for jewellery loving brides.

8-    Dazzling diamond

Layers of diamond around your neck are good to go with any dress on your wedding. Be it sangeet, barat, reception, you can opt for this necklace for any function. This necklace is good for affluent brides.

9-    Southern beauty

Layers of gold in southern style is cherry on the cake as we all know gold goes with all the colours. So hurry up, beautify this necklace around your neck.

10-    Intricate gold

3D flowers on a gold plate with the mixture of kundan work. This is a perfect design for your sangeet function.

What are you waiting for? There are hardly days left for your wedding, go grab these necklace.


Make the Groom go WOW on your Entry!

For months you have been preparing for your union. With a high spirit, you have arranged everything perfectly. From makeup to your lehenga and jewellery, everything is breathtaking. So, why should your entry be anything less than “oh! So grand”. Here we have some ideas for your grand entry.

Enter with your gang in a jeep

From sharing your tiffin in school to make you ready for your first date, you had their back. Why not enter with them in your new life. And of course TASHAN B)

Make your girl gang announce your entry on scooter

Your girl gang riding their scooters just ahead of your car. WOW! What an electrifying entry.

Steal his horse

Astonish the groom with you riding on horseback. I would love to see his mouth open 😉

Enter with flow of water

This will be a great idea if you are having your wedding close to a lake or close to any water body.

Make it dramatic with smoke bomb

This works well when you have an outdoor day wedding. Make your surrounding colourful and happy.

Sparkling affair

Light up the bride’s path with sparkle and firework. So dreamy and perfect after dark entry.

Ditch the flower chadar for flower umbrella

Your cousin also had the entry with flower chadar ? but you love flowers. Umbrellas decorated with flowers are the perfect substitute.

Put your niece to work

Aww! So cute. Niece carrying your entry sign.

Dance your way through

If you are someone who loves doing things in your own way, there cant be any better entry for you than this.

Get yourself carried in floral DOLI

Doli is my favorite. Making your entry in grand flower palki is sooo…………. I have no words.

troublesome bachelorette ideas

For bachelor’s party, all groom’s friends have to do is call his close friends, buy bottles of old monk, arrange for lap dancer (at least 😉 ) and he has earned the certificate of being the bestest friend. When it comes to the bachelorette party, the bride expects her party to be different, happening, and fun, though she won’t say it directly ? . And the knife hangs on her best friend’s neck. Here we are to make you escape that knife.

Glow it up

Rock her world with everything glowing. From glowing scarves to glowing face colour. And you know the basics, all the drinking and stripper stuff 😉 .

Give her a hangover

Party like insane. Make the would be bride drink like never before. Go on a night ride (only the sober one driving) click pictures, let her do what she can’t do when being sober. Just remember to record her, so that she never forgets.

Go tripping

Plan a trip with your gang. Go to an exotic place, let’s say Thailand or Goa may be. Be untamed. Keep a night for clubbing.

Bikini-clad party

Pool parties are always insane. Arrange a psychotic bachelorette for your bestie or sister. You can even have strippers over 😉

Wild in the wilderness

For adventure loving brides, no bachelorette can be better than this. Go camping. Make this trip full of adventure, for example, zip lining, bungee jumping and what not…

Slumber party: for budget conscious

Party in night suits, so my kind 😀 . Call her close friends over, dance like crazy. And guess what you will have another session of bitching about anyone and everyone.

You can combine the ideas for example pool party with a hangover, a trip with strippers to make it loonier. Don’t forget the kinky cake.

Sonam & Anand – Makes it Grand!

Sonam Kapoor Wedding

Advanced education and learning during this country is very quickly becoming a need from the opportunity group in lieu of an extravagance. From the earlier the persons who had a secondary university exercise even now had the possibility to fabricate a excellent globe for on their own and their households. These times are rather quickly turning into one other dieing coal on the previous. Within the off opportunity that you want to have vast attaining likely amid your life time you could be entirely limited by your mastering capability in addition to the stage of instruction you have got gotten.

The uplifting information is you please don’t ought to have got a get or bust technique on the subject of instruction. You can easlily initiate by earning infant strides close to leading-edge training. In the off chance you have a very junior college or university in your basic vicinity, this really is amongst the most beneficial property for setting up your university instruction at any stage on your everyday living. Most junior colleges offer classes at totally different days amid the working day and night time, even some on Saturday retaining in mind the end goal to oblige understudies of varied ages and foundations.

Junior schools furthermore give you a wonderful chance to get started your knowing mission in a very way that could be a good deal significantly more effortlessly fair for the natural national than an all out faculty. These faculties are to the outstanding extent worker universities having said that you will find some that allow understudies the practical experience of living on the college grounds at a substantially cheaper charge than most true schools charge for the exact same or fundamentally similar to features.

Junior colleges additionally permit you to look into your possibilities in the event that you aren’t mostly particular what heading you want for your coaching to acquire without having having to pay these types of a very high amount to the technique. In case you already know the vocation way you want to just take it’s possible you’ll identify a two-year degree program which may have you ever outside of university and in a profession a lot of prior to a four-year process will permit. To the off likelihood that that may not enough news for you, a substantial part of the two-year assignments of study that will be provided within the junior school stage might possibly just shift easily into four year certification software programs within the college or university level.

Junior faculties give you a exceptional get started for many people who’re hunting for superior training no matter whether to aid their professions or just to find satisfaction on somebody degree in everyday life. You can find many fantastic initiatives in qualified fields and scholarly fields which might be investigated and experiments to the junior faculty amount.

For graduating secondary university understudies junior faculties guidance understudies manual to the alteration from secondary college to highschool with no experiencing just how of life stun that just a few faculties can set understudies through. You will see that there are generally a multitude of odds to fulfill instructive and likewise social requires relating to the junior faculty level for understudies that are occupied with trying to get following a junior school workout.

You must also see that junior faculties are much a lot less demanding to expending with reference to putting aside funds and expense money for possibly your individual university guidance or perhaps the instructive costs within your youngsters. Getting them look at a junior faculty for the longer time then exchanging to a College can spare many cash and provides you a small amount of intellect that the small children are as still accepting a superb degree of instruction.

Honestly, in the off prospect that you’re attempting to find an astounding top notch almost about instruction you would probably do your self or your youngsters an personal injury in case you don’t glimpse with the junior college or university alternate options inside of your normal vicinity previously dove in and leaping to the higher education way of lifespan. You can see that junior schools generally provide an equivalent degree of instruction for your important lessons that initial and 2nd yr undergrads routinely get, they can be a vastly improved esteem with the money, and they’re an fantastic characteristics for that consumers who will be attempting to juggle their guidance with family and give good results duties.

Isn’t it like after Virushka everyone is getting married?? There is Milind sonam who just tied the knot and then there are rumours of Deepika and Ranveer planning to get married. Well, I guess this year is dedicated to weddings. Yesterday, as we all know our diva from Bollywood, yes the fashionista Sonam Kapoor took “saat phere” (not exactly, as the wedding was in Sikh tradition) with her beau Anand Ahuja.

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How to Pull off a Theme Wedding

Theme weddings are all the rage these days. Traditional weddings are fun and exciting as well but theme weddings add on to the entertainment factor. They also happen to make for some picture-perfect moments.

Weddings are primarily religious events and it may become a challenge to smoothly incorporate a theme in such a solemn gathering. However, the following pointers can help you pull off a themed wedding.

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Inspiration from Alia bhatt’s wardrobe!

I have absolutely no quips in admitting my love for Alia Bhatt. Alia bhatt is a reigning tinsel town millennial. At the age of 24, she has achieved plenty of awards. She has been the inspiration to so many girls in so many ways, from her career to her dressing, she is an inspiration. Her style is so relatable that we all have the feeling of “ye to mein bhi phen skti hu”. I don’t know it’s me only or others also but I have this “ ye to apni hai” vibes whenever I see her. Here we have Alia bhatt giving us some major ethnic wear goals that even you can slay.

Yellow lehenga

While Alia bhatt was attending her friend’s wedding she gave us some major ethnic inspiration. Yellow lehenga, green blouse with little embroidery on dupatta can be your mehendi dress in your bff’s wedding too.

Sunflower anarkali

Damn, she can slay any colour, and I think you can too. This twirl-worthy anarkali is making me fall in love with yellow colour. The perk is you can opt for this dress for day function.

Chick blouse with lehenga

Embroidered lehenga with white indo-western choli can be worn at any festival or wedding. This style is so chick yet so classy.

Mint green palazzo

Alia gave us a major inspiration at Ekta kapoor’s Diwali party. She wore a mint green kurti-palazzo with georgette dupatta. You can rock this look on your sister’s engagement.

Pink and pretty

Indian weddings have so many functions and for all the functions we need to have different dresses. While there are big functions there are also small functions, for those small functions you need to have simple yet beautiful dress. Alia’s pink pant and white floral kurti is exactly that.

White lehenga

White Embroidered lehenga choli for your best friend’s D-day. I don’t see any dress can be better than this for such an occasion.

These were just a few inspirations from Alia’s never-ending wardrobe. You might be having your own style but there is no harm getting inspired by style icon.