Decorating hands with Mehndi or henna is an ancient art. In subcontinent and Islamic world, it is an important part of celebrations, be it weddings or other festivals. Eid is coming and all of us women are on the look out for beautiful and unique mehndi designs to make hands look pretty. As I was looking for new and unique mehndi designs on the internet, I found many interesting facts and info on different websites. I prefer to apply mehndi on my hands by myself. Since I do it on specific occasions, I can’t call myself an expert. I was looking for new designs on the internet when accidentally I stumbled on a great website. It actually teaches you how to apply henna designs. If you have a passion to learn this beautiful art with a bit of creativity, then you can learn it.
But in today’s post I am going to talk about how to teach yourself to apply your mehndi designs. On this page you’ll find elements of henna patterns that are often used in henna designs. By practicing these designs you can become a proficient henna artist from a beginner. If you think you know everything about applying henna designs, then you can also become a certified henna artist by clicking a banner at the end of the page.
To go the above mentioned website click here or the image above.
I am not going to post henna designs here as you could find plenty of them by googling. But I am going to post some of the videos of the designs here which helped me learn to apply my mehndi designs more effectively.
Simple Mehndi Design
This is such a beautiful and simple design and you can apply it in a very little time.
Simple Floral Design
This is another simple design and a good way to learn henna design application. First draw the design over a piece of paper and then apply mehndi over it. It is a good exercise and really works.
Floral Mehndi Design
In this video you’ll learn to make flowers and leaves with some great techniques. This design is also very beautiful.
Simple and Elegant Mehndi Design
Another Henna Design
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