Matha Patti: The Most Popular Bridal Accessory

By on September 9, 2015

I have been dressing brides for the last two decades and the Mathapatti has taken a great come back this year ,what brides used to wear as a single tikka has actually caught on to becomes the greatest asset to dressing a bride. Here are a few recent trends, be it the simple or the most elaborate, there is one to suit every face shape and structure.


The One Strand Kundan

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Ideal for a perfect oval face and great for a bride who wants to be minimal.


The Multi Strand Kundan

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Ideal for a bride who wants a little more extravagance in her style also ideal for heavy outfits.
The South Indian Kemp Head Piece


Fast catching up with even the north Indian brides goes ideally with red, green or yellow outfits
Trendy One-sided Piece 


Ideal for the bride who wants to do things differently, if accessorised well with the outfit will definitely make a fashion statement.
The Chunky Ethnic


Certain to fetch you a lot of compliments if you choose to wear it, can certainly brighten up any outfit you wear.


The Modern Coordinated Piece


This look is for brides who want to accessorize their looks to suit what they are wearing, remember not all colours will look just as good.


The Dreamy Look


Using pearls in your dressing usually gives a more dramatic ethnic look, has to be chosen wisely.


The Bold Single Tikka


A lot of brides opt for this for functions such as Sangeet, or a reception, usually goes with all face shapes and the size can be dependent on the hair line.

About Shibani Nelson

Shibani Nelson is a veteran celebrity stylist who has an unequalled experience of over 20 years in the beauty industry.