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12/02/2013 05:13 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Henna Ever After: 7 Ways to Spruce Up Your Big Day!

One of the most striking features of a South Asian bride is undoubtedly the layers of intricate henna patterns adorning her arms and legs. Mehndi ceremonies are one of the most longstanding traditions of a big, fat Indian wedding celebration, and the exquisite patterns have become a standout symbol for any South Asian wedding celebration.

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Image courtesy of Donna Newman Photography.

But the beauty of traditional henna patterns doesn't have to be limited to bridal mehndi. Whether you're having a traditional South Asian bash, not getting any mehndi applied or you simply want to extend the beauty of henna patterns to your non-South Asian wedding, we've got seven stunning ideas that will have the magic of mehndi making a high-impact style statement on your big day!