Mehendi gifts for your Guests under ₹1000!

By Sakshi Tyagi

Indian weddings these days are becoming more opulent and lavish than ever. In fact, the pre-wedding functions are also getting bigger by the day and are celebrated with equal pomp and show. Family members of the bride and the groom leave no stone unturned, to make the celebration a perfect one for their guests. Nowadays, it is very common at mehendi ceremony, to give out gifts to guests, and make the event a fun and memorable one for them. So, if you too are wondering what to gift your guests on the colourful occasion, here are some interesting gifting ideas for you.

#1 CHAAND BAALI’S

Adding much drama to any Indian outfit, these make for the perfect mehendi favor for your guests. They are going to love it. You could opt for different colours, or choose the standard gold with pearl or kundan option to be on the safer side.
Where to buy it from:
You can buy such jewellery from Amar Market in Chandni Chowk. Don’t forget to wear you bargain hats when you visit Chandni Chowk, so you can get a great discount on bulk purchase.

#2 BANGLES

Bangles are traditional and beautiful. They are available in a whole lot of varieties. You can get bangles decorated with small mirrors, pearls, or in zardosi and other accessories. Make sure that you buy bangles of different colours and sizes, so that every guest can get something unique, matching to their size. Or even better have a bangle stall at the venue to let guests pick bangles of their choice. This will serve the purpose of return gift and fun photo up just get them packed in a nice decorated box to add a special touch.

Where to buy it from:
You can either buy it from local shop or you can buy them from Churi Wali Gali- Chandni Chowk or even near Hanuman Mandir, CP.

#3 Gota Jewellery

From bridal attire to jewellery to decor, gota is dominating everywhere! If you want some unique gifts for your guests, then go for colourful and traditional gota jewellery. Gota jewellery is lightweight, fun and bright. You can also choose some fancy rings, haathphools, bangles and earrings for your guests. Scan the beautiful jewellery in various colours and designs to mesmerise your guests. The jewellery is available in plenty in the markets. So, take your pick, as the choice is almost endless. 
Where to buy it from:
You can go and checkout Nino’s Creation on Instagram, or get in with various people on Facebook who makes the same or get your local tailor to stitch some for you.

#4 Colourful Dupattas

Okay we can ever have enough dupattas in our wardrobes? If the answer is No, then why not give dupattas? Give a variety of colourful dupattas as a present for your mehendi function. This way, you can let your guests pick their favourite colour and style as well. Moreover, dupattas look good with most Indian outfits. And since they are widely available in almost every market, you won’t have trouble shopping for them as well.
 Where to buy it from:
Chandni Chowk, Lajpat Nagar, Online and Krishna Nagar Market are some options.

#5 ATTAR PERFUME BOTTLE

These Indian perfume bottles are traditional yet a brilliant option for gifting during your mehendi ceremony. This is such a forgotten gift idea, but it’s something that makes for the perfect and unique gift for your mehendi.
Where to buy it from:
Gulab Singh Johrimal, 467, Chandni Chowk, Ajmal 7, Mathura Road, Nizamuddin Basti, Nizamuddin West, Delhi 110013(They also have a store in Connaught Place)

#6 HAIR BANDS/ CLIPS/ TIARAS

You will find these adorable floral head pieces everywhere these days. From being used by the bride in her bachelorette party to just using it as a head ornament, these intricate floral tiaras are gorgeous to look at. So why not go ahead and gift these beautiful pieces to all your friends and guests as mehendi favors?
Where to buy it from:
Sarojini Nagar Market has some amazing collection. But if you don’t wish to go all the way there, these tiaras and hair bands etc can also be practically found anywhere else in malls and other local shops.

Mehendi ceremony is all about colours, traditions and having a lot of fun. Keeping in tune with the ambience of the function, you can choose from these gifts and make your guests feel extraordinary on your special occasion. Because who said mehendi is only about applying mehendi