What Should You Know About Henna Night?

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Henna night is a very popular event in our tradition, as one of the important parts of the wedding process. In this organization, which takes place shortly before the wedding, the bride and groom's circle comes together and henna is prepared for the bride and applied to her hand. Concept dresses are worn as henna night dresses according to the bride's preference.

What is Henna Night?

Henna nights are organizations where the bride comes together with her close circle, friends and relatives to have fun one or a few days before the wedding. Henna night can be held in different concepts according to the bride's preference.

On the henna day, traditional and optionally modern music is played and part of the time, henna is applied to the bride's hands. These organizations, which have a very popular place in our culture, are very entertaining for both the bride and groom's relatives.

What to Pay Attention to in Henna Night Preparations?

There are important elements in the preparations that begin after the date and concept of the henna night are determined. In order to make the best use of the process determined in line with the concept chosen by the bride, it is useful not to skip some details. Institutions that manage wedding processes also have henna organization packages , and you can evaluate these packages.

Henna Supplies and Accessories

Material and accessory selections, which are the cornerstones of the henna organization process, are very critical. These elements, chosen according to the determined theme, will make the henna night much more colorful.

Henna Night Venue Selection

Determine where you will organize the henna night. For henna night venues, you can choose from home, restaurant, wedding hall or a private venue. It is possible to make this venue compatible with the concept chosen by the bride.

Henna Night Clothes and Accessories

Henna dresses can be examined in different varieties, especially bindalli. Most brides wear bindallı and may choose one or more dresses along with it. Both the choice of bindalli and the side dress may vary depending on the bride's style and concept.

Choosing accessories to accompany the henna dress may vary depending on the bride's style and concept. The accessories used at henna nights are usually decorated with stones, tulle and sparkles.

Henna Night Music and Entertainment Options

We can say that one of the most important elements of the henna night is the henna songs chosen for entertainment. Depending on the bride's preference, traditional or modern music can be chosen or both can be used. For entertainment, a list of henna night songs can be made or traditional elements such as a drummer can be added.

Dress Suggestions for Henna Night

When choosing for henna evening dresses, most brides first buy a caftan with bindallı. This dress, worn during henna application, is one of the indispensable traditions of our culture. Next to this dress, one or more dresses are preferred, depending on the bride's preference.

Another of the main dress preferences worn at henna nights is red dresses. Red dresses, which are concept dresses, can be preferred as fluffy, less fluffy or plain.

Color and Pattern Preference

Henna dress models and colors can be much more variable today than in the past. Today, henna night dresses made in different concepts are offered in different color options.

Dress Model Preference

We can say that the most preferred dress models at henna nights are sparkling, tulle, stone and fluffy models. On this day, which is very fun and special for the bride, extravagant clothes can also look very nice. Since they are worn more simply at weddings, engagements and engagements, sparkling dresses at henna nights are a very appropriate choice.

What are the Henna Night Traditions?

There are some customs that are routinely performed during henna nights. Although these customs are not implemented according to the person's preference, they are generally implemented, at least partially.

Henna Burning Ceremony

One of the most important traditions of henna night is the henna burning ritual. Henna is applied to the bride-to-be's hands and sometimes her feet. Henna application is usually done by friends and family members. Meanwhile, the guests sing traditional henna night songs. The color of the henna applied to the bride-to-be's hand during the henna night represents the girl's having children. At the end of the henna night, the bride-to-be cuts the henna and distributes it to the guests.

Henna Night Games and Dances

A drummer is brought as part of the henna night entertainment. The guests dance halay to the music played by drummers. This is a traditional henna night activity and increases enthusiasm. This option is still the bride's own choice. The games played can also be chosen according to the bride's traditions and customs.

Henna Night Trends

What are the Modern Henna Night Concepts?

White Henna Concept

You can choose a white color concept instead of the traditional red. A modern atmosphere can be created with white dresses, decorations and accessories.

Vintage Henna Concept

You can consider a henna night concept that includes antique and vintage details. You can create a nostalgic atmosphere with old-style decorations and accessories.

Bohemian Henna Concept

You can choose a colorful and comfortable concept that reflects the bohemian style. You can create a boho atmosphere with colorful textiles, flowers and natural details.

Minimalist Henna Concept

You may want to organize a henna night with a simple and minimalist approach. You can achieve a modern look with minimal decoration, clean lines and a simple color palette.

Sea Themed Henna Concept

You can organize a henna night focusing on sea, beach or summer themes. You can create an impressive concept with blue tones, seashells and beach accessories.

Color Themed Henna Concept

You can organize a henna night by focusing on a particular color or color combination. For example, you can create a different atmosphere by using colors such as gold and white, pink and gold.

Retro Henna Concept

You can organize a henna night by focusing on a specific period or retro style. You can create a fun atmosphere with decorations and costumes in the style of the 80s or 90s.

What are the Popular Themes for Henna Night?

Although henna night themes are divided into many different categories according to preference, we can consider the most popular ones in our culture recently.

Ottoman Theme

You can combine the henna night with a historical atmosphere by choosing a theme inspired by the Ottoman period. You can decorate within this theme using wood and gold tones, silk fabrics, luxurious details and traditional Ottoman motifs.

Princess Theme

You can choose a theme that will make the bride-to-be feel like a princess. You can create a princess atmosphere with pink or purple tones, pearl details, crowns and tulle dresses.

India Theme

You can organize an India-themed henna night to create a colorful and lively atmosphere. You can create this theme with sari-like dresses, bindals, Indian motifs, colorful fabrics and jewellery.

Forest Theme

If you are thinking of a henna night surrounded by nature, you can choose the forest theme. You can create a natural atmosphere with green tones, tree decorations, natural materials and rustic details.

Fairy Tale Theme

If you want to create a fairytale-like atmosphere, you can organize a fairytale-themed henna night. You can design a fun event with references to fairy tale characters, magic accessories and fairy tale details.

Frequently Asked Questions About Henna Night

When is Henna Night Held?

Henna night is usually held one or a few days before the wedding, depending on the preference of the bride and groom.

Where is Short Night Held?

Henna night can be held in many different areas, just like weddings. Henna nights are usually held in hotel reception halls, wedding halls, historical places or rural areas. However, many different venues can be preferred depending on preference.

What are the dress models to wear at the Henna Night?

In addition to the bindalli caftan , the red henna dress is the most preferred during henna nights. However, many color options can be evaluated according to preference. The most popular dress models are fluffy concept dresses.

You can examine NS Sposa's stylish henna dress models in our showrooms in Istanbul, Adana and Izmir or visit our online store.

Gizem Sustam