Latest Mehndi dress ideas in Pakistan

The wedding is one of the most important points in a woman’s life and the ‘Mehndi’ is the most important wedding day; the day of colors, glamour, beauty and fun. Who would not like to look her best on the Mehndi day? But one of the most significant and crucial decision in the wedding planning is the decision of the Mehndi dress. To select the perfect Mehndi dress, all you need to do is to choose what you feel is best and to follow the latest trend. Here are some of the latest Mehndi ideas in Pakistan; 2018 – 2019.

Color schemes

Yellow has been the typical Mehndi dress color for centuries but now, trend has shifted towards a range of colors. Green, pistachio, ferozi, purple, lime yellow, fawn and mustard are also now among the frequently chosen shades. What you really need to focus on is the color scheme you want. Let’s look at several latest color schemes ideal for the Mehndi function.


  • A rare combination of pink, brown, black and brownish orange would look stunning.
  • A yellow dress with silver or gold embroidery would also prove to be an eye-catching combination.
  • Green in dresses for this day would also be a good option. It could either be plain green or you could pair it with the primary colors; red, yellow, blue.

Mehndi Dress designs

  • Sharara

There are multiple Mehndi dress designs in fashion today. One of the most common designs is tilla zari work done on the shirt and the sharara. If you wish to have many colors in your dress, a dual color frock with a cloth-designs sharara will be the ideal option. Golden embroidery on the sharara, of whichever color you want, is also in fashion.

  • Gharara

The gharara fashion is on top nowadays, often worn with short frocks or peplums.

Girl wearing sharara on Mehndi
Mehndi dress ideas
  • Lehnga

The lehnga is, and has been one of the most popular dress styles up till this date. For Mehndi, a lehnga with dabka, kora and zari work on it or one with full embroidery and a heavily embroidered dupatta is a choice for many brides across Pakistan. You could also go for gota kinari lace work on the lehnga. This would look best on dark-colored lehngas like maroon or black.

  • Frocks

Long; often full-length, frocks with silver embroidery or wide full bottom frock with self-printing would also be perfect for as glamorous a function as the Mehndi.

  • Full length gowns

Brides, who want a stunning and glamorous look, can go for full length gowns with heavy embroidery. Light or dull colors like pistachio with gold embroidery will give a heart-warming look to your attire.

  • Angakhas

Overall, floral designs on any type of dress or full embroidery on colors other than yellow is the latest fashion. These types and color-schemes of dresses are the most popular today but some have been famous choices since many years. From this variety of contemporary options, you can now choose that which appeals to you the most. All are equally glamorous and when paired with perfect makeup, you are sure to look breath-taking!

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