Teej is a festival that is celebrated in most parts of North and West India, which marks the union of Goddess Parvati with Lord Shiva.
More than men, women have an active role to play in the Teej festivities every year. Celebrated during monsoons, in Teej, women make sure to dress themselves up beautifully. They mandatorily wear colourful bangles and accessorize that with marvellous mehendi designs.
Women, in advance, before Teej start planning and preparing on which mehendi design they will go for. If you are yet to decide on a mehendi design for yourself, you need not worry anymore. We've got you covered.
We bring to you the best and unique mehendi designs that will make your hands stand out from the other ladies on the festival day.
These designs would require a lot of effort and hence we'd suggest you to get them done from experts.
So, take a look at these Teej special mehendi designs that you must try for this season.
The Tiny Triangles
Now, if due to personal commitments or choice, you really do not like widespread mehendi designs, then you could opt for this design. You can make triangles at the center of your palm, on its back and even at the wrist. Decorate the triangles with floral patterns to make them more interesting.
Old School Full Hand Mehendi
If you really don't want to experiment much, yet you have a love for mehendi designs, then just go for the full hand coverage one. The full hand mehendi covers all your palms (front and back) and can go up to the elbows. Full hand mehendi is time consuming and requires a lot of patience from your end as well as from the mehendi artist.
The Fanatic Florals
To keep your Teej look this year completely traditional, get some floral mehendi work done on your hands. Floral mehendi can be applied on your palms and be stretched up to the elbows or more. In case of floral mehendi, artists need to be careful while making the floral shapes and also fill them up with the right geometric patterns, as can be seen on the image.
The Carved Circles
How about going for some circular mehendi designs this Teej? Look at the picture, simple circles have been thickly designed with floral lines and shades. Circles in the mehendi design happen on the palm, at the center. It can be further elongated with additional mehendi designs. When going for carved circle mehendi design, be careful while drawing the first circle, as it determines the look of your entire mehendi.
Simple Extra Dotted Mehenedi Design
When you want an effortless mehendi design, then the dotted one can be counted on for this Teej celebration. In this dotted mehendi design, less of floral patterns and designs are connected over the palm with dotted lines and curves. This design can be done at home if you have the patience and a clear idea on how you would want your mehendi to finally look like.
If you are bored with the old-school floral mehendi designs, then swap that with some heavy geometric patterns. The geometric patterns can be lines, triangles or squares on your hand that you can sequentially arrange for the best mehendi design, this Teej.
Though the name may sound big, it consists of having monumental figures or structures on your palms. If you go for the monumental mehendi design, be very careful when drawing the outline of the monument, as it determines the rest of your mehendi design. While your palm has the monument, you can put small floral mehendi designs along the fingers and wrist.
Finger Tips Mehendi Design
In case you are not a mehendi person at all and you're only doing it for the sake of Teej, then you should pick this one. In this, the finger tips only are covered with mehendi designs. You can coat the fingertips around nails with mehendi or make small linear designs there. Do note that the fingertips take extra time to dry out the mehendi that you will put on, so this cannot be done in a hurry.