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Fresh, Whimsical & Chic! 65+ Mehendi Seating Arrangement Ideas For 2020!

Shivani Singh, 30 Jan 2020

Let's face it. No bride wants a boring Mehendi function. You want bright colours, peppy music, an over the top outfit, breezy hairdos and floral jewellery. Basically, everything has to be phenomenal. And while you're done booking the best makeup artist, mehendi artist and the best Mehendi designer for your personalised Mehendi, you still need to figure out the right decor elements that spark attention, right? 

These days, Mehendi seating arrangements have moved past like simple chairs and couches to more vibrant and uniquely designed ones. They have to be appealing to the eyes (look gorgeous for your photos as well!) and be comfy to sit on. You need to ensure that there's enough space for everyone to sit and at the same time ample space for people to move about and jam to the dhol. Moreover, having fun and stylish seating arrangement theme set up for the entire function. Oh! And let's not forget the pictures of your mehendi where these very beautiful seating arrangements will make the background of your images look drop-dead gorgeous! 

Still confused on what seating arrangements your mehendi should have? Well, fret not dear brides because we always have you covered! After combing through numerous real weddings for inspiration we handpicked the only BEST mehndi worthy seating arrangements that you must bookmark and discuss it with your wedding decorator now! 

65+ Seating Arrangement Ideas For Your Mehendi 

Plushy seashell couch with a floral background! 

We love the brides who experiment with their wedding decor and in case if you're looking for a perfect OTT element for your mehendi that is worth fawning over this plushy seashell couch with a floral background is an ideal seating arrangement for the quirky brides! 

Floral jhoolas (swings) for an easy-peasy bride! 

Every to-be bride deserves a special seating for herself on her mehendi, right? It has to be comfortable yet trendy and considering the long hours of henna application and the endless pictures that will capture her. Jhoolas or Swings, embellished in flowers and colourful linen and tassels, are the perfect elements to add in your mehendi as the bride's throne. So be it multi-colored flowers, umbrellas, floral peacocks, floral wreaths or dreamcatchers - here are some of our favourite vibrant jhoola decor ideas that you must check out! Also, don't miss to check the floral Peacock decor that looks so STUNNING for a mehendi! 

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Decor by Altair, Mumbai
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Canopy or tents that are cute, chic & comfy! 

A rather recent trend in seating arrangements is the addition of tents. From large tents that can cover up an entire venue, to snug little areas designed as photogenic corners to relax, here are some ideas you can utilise for your Mehendi function that are so chic, cute and comfy. In fact, if you're planning your sundowner on a desert or beach, then this canopy seating arrangement works wonder for it! 

Fairylights for the dreamy mehndi-day

If someone would have proposed the idea of using fairy lights the way wedding decorators do today, we'd never believe them. Fairylights or simple white/yellow lights have also been one of the most commonly used decor elements & is also a good option to save some money. However, when you add them as embellishments to your seating arrangements, the laid back yet elegant vibe is purely exquisite!

Tip: Rather than spending your pocket on flowers extensively use lights, fabrics & other non-floral decoration that will make your mehendi look BOMB in less! 

Decor by Altair, Mumbai
Decor by Altair, Mumbai
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Floral wreaths that are #trending! 

If you also LOVE mehendi floral wreaths like this bride, then you'll agree with us! Winning hearts all over with her million dollar smile this bride had a custom-made floral wreath seating arrangement which is nothing less than a floral wonderland! 

Clustered & organised seating arrangement ideas for your loved ones! 

One of the most common and easiest ways to organise seating areas for friends and families is in clusters. When you have limited space, but the number of guests are large and you want everyone to have the time of their lives while lounging in this gloriously fun event, then these ideas are perfect for you!

Decor by Altair, Mumbai
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Tip: Play with multi-colored fabrics & designs/patterns to make your mehendi fun & vibrant! 

Pool-side arrangements for a summer wedding

Mehendi ceremonies on the poolside are a big YES this season and especially when it comes to Summer weddings! You have ample space to move around or sit back and relax while sipping on a margarita or two. And, the colour palette you can play with is absolutely gorgeous, then girl pool-side mehendi seating idea is for you!  

If you're looking for ideas to decorate the poolside with unique elements, check out 15 Unique Ways to Decorate the Pool & Poolside Area at Your Wedding Venue!

Spaced out with a rustic vibe seating arrangement idea 

Brides! When you have large venues to cover, then you need to strategically place your seating arrangements. They should be evenly spaced out and at the same time look aesthetically pleasing to the eyes. And if you're catering to many of guests, then you definitely need more seats that don't look like a scene right of a 90's shaadi. Bookmark your favourites from down below and don't forget to thank us later! 

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Decor by Altair, Mumbai

Tip: Don't forget to decorate your mehendi ceremony with colorful floral cutout ceiling, multi-colored fabrics, etc. that are perfect for a multi-colored rustic outdoor mehndi ceremony! So, be it your winter wedding or an upcoming summer wedding, this spaced out seating idea is the one for you! 

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Mehendi under a shade? Why not! 

As mehendi's are best done on a sunny day and the brightness of the day adds that extra touch of radiance to this ceremony. So, if you're looking to dodge the noon sun, then these amazing seating arrangement ideas under the shade of a tent or a dainty umbrella are the best for you so that you have a rocking mehendi with tons of fun! 

Semi-indoor seating idea with tons of florals & fabrics! 

Setting up as a perfect backdrop for your mehendi this unique semi-indoor seating layout is a wonderland of yellow & orange with a dash of pink and green on it. If you're planning a quaint mehendi ceremony, this is definitely the way to go. 

For the love of Dreamcatchers!

They are magical, dreamy, fun & colorful. Any guesses? Oversized dreamcatchers and tassels play a fun element to add some quirkiness to your mehendi seating! 

A combo of a couch with a splash of neon! 

This gorgeous pink couch has us awestruck. After all, who doesn't love a splash of neon at their Mehendi? 

Minimal mehendi setup with hanging flowers and tassels!

Another set up is perfect for a small-scale gathering with friends and family. Theis self styled-outdoor arrangement is ideal for an overly sunny day and is ideal if you love 'less is more'! 

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Fan of floral peacocks & wreaths like us? Well, we are literally drooling over them! 

Next, seating arrangement is exquisitely crafted with pink and turquoise peacock themed seating arrangement that had us drooling over its glamour all the day!  

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Dainty corners with oversized floral wreaths that are BEAUTIFUL! 

We all love such dainty corners adorned with large flower wreaths that catch the eye. 

A floral throne for the bride-to-be! 

This grandiose blue themed seating arrangement with dreamy lilac flowers is a 'throne' fit for a bride. Tip: To make your seating idea more prettier ensure to play with different color fabrics and flowers 'cos sometimes the unusual combinations of them look like dream for the mehendi function! 

Marigolds coming your way...

Nothing channels the 'sasural genda phool' vibe like this beautiful marigold covered arrangement that is so intricate! 

Whimsical seating idea that is so gorgeous that it skipped our heart beat! 

We're in awe of this whimsical seating arrangement and its 'riviera' feels with just the right amount of traditional elements.  

Pop of colors with pretty decor elements that is our FAV of all!

Spaced out chairs, large tassels hanging from the roof and pink and white (mogra flowers) theme colours, we're so down for this unconventional yet imaginative idea that made us drool over this mehendi setup seating idea! 

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Have you found the right seating arrangement for your Mehendi? If not, then start pinning now!