Finger Henna Designs

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Despite the changes in the lifestyles and culture, mehndi has always retained its priority in serving to be one of the most decisive customs during the festivals and marriages. There can be two significant reasons for its priority among many other customs. One could be auspicious believes that we have on it. And the other could be the promising beauty it offers for us. Any women who wear the mehndi designs in her hand and feet would obviously look charming and elegant at the same time. You can see the happiness getting reflected on her face after having it in her hands. And the bright appearance it offers for your hands and feet are literally incredible. Wearing suitable clothing with the proper ornaments and other apparels are more than enough to make a woman look enticing. 

Finger Henna Designs

When it comes to the henna designs, it differs widely based on each part of your body ranging from fingers, hands to feet. Once we use to have a set of common designs that was revolving around in everyone's hands when the festive season comes. But now, everything has got changed and we have a bunch of designs in our hands that could help you to slay in the function. And now we also have the choice of choosing the henna designs based on the occasion and the type of clothing we wear. No matter it's western wear for a part or a saree to your marriage, we are filled with plenty of designs that could decorate your hands and enhance your beauty to a greater extent. And decorating the fingers alone by leaving all your hands free has become a fashion statement in recent days. So, we are here to help the people who wanted to know the different trendy designs for decorating your fingers with the henna designs. 

Best Finger Henna Designs

When it comes to fingers, the designs available in the henna designs are very huge and you will have a wide variety of choices in it. The designs will obviously differ from one region to the other including the states and the countries. When the festive mode starts, you will surely be searching for an appropriate design to decorate your fingers with the mehndi. You might want them to be trendy and traditional both at the same time. And sometimes, you may also want it to be completely trendy rather than traditional and the vice versa. So, to all your favors and choices we are here to help you in choosing the right design for your fingers based on the occasion and the clothing. Here is a list of some of the top and trendy henna designs for fingers that are termed to be the best among many of the other common designs. 

  1. Semi-Circular Loops Henna Design
  2. Flowers In Fingers Design
  3. Finger Ring Mehandi Designs
  4. Paisleys Motif Finger Mehandi Design
  5. Abstract Mehndi Design
  6. Triangular Finger Henna Design
  7. Leaf Print Finger Mehandi Designs
  8. Jewelry Style Mehndi Finger Designs
  9. Indexed Finger Arabic Mehndi Designs
  10. Quarter Finger Mehndi Designs
  11. Criss Cross Finger Mehndi Design
  12. Finger Band Mehndi Designs
  13. Geometric Mehndi Design For Fingers
  14. Half Hand And Peacock Henna Design
  15. Embellished Finger Mehendi Designs
  16. Intricate Arabic Henna Pattern
  17. Linear Finger Mehndi Design
  18. Leaf Finger Henna Design
  19. One Finger Henna Design
  20. Pattern Henna Designs For Fingers
  21. Quarter Ring Mehndi Design For Fingers
  22. Peacock Feather Finger Henna Design
  23. Rose Henna Design For Front Fingers
  24. Modern Thick Curves Mehndi Design
  25. Shaded Leaf Henna Design For Fingers


#1. Semi-Circular Loops Henna Design

Semi-circular loops are the best and the easiest one for filling your hands with the gorgeous designs. They also offer a floral touch to the designs as the semi-circular designs would look similar to the half portion of a flower. The head portion of your fingers will have two semi-circular loops that are facing each other. These semi-circular loops will be filled with the lines and dots to make them look better. And the edges of the circular loops will have the bud-like shaped henna designs that offer the floral touch to the henna design. The rest of your fingers will be left-free without any designs. You can also add some patterns, stars, dotted lines or netted lines at the sides to showcase your creative side in the henna designs. This can be the best-suited one for the traditional wear with the appropriate apparels. All your fingers will have a similar semi-circular loop design to make them look more enhanced on your hands.

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#2. Flowers In Fingers Design

Flowers in fingers design are especially for those women who love the floral patterns. These floral patterns adorn your fingers and hands beautifully such that they become attractive and flawless after having them. This design will involve covering your index finger and the little finger in your hands. Firstly, the design will start from your index finger reaching till your thumb portion. Then your little finger will be covered until you reach the wrist portion of your hands. The floral patterns are the one that adds beauty and uniqueness to this design. Your fingers and hands will be covered with the square patterns using the curved snake lines. Each of the square boxes will be covered with the minute four-petal flowers without touching the boxes. Then this square pattern will have a big flower pattern at the sides. This will involve dots, swirls and lines to fill the flowers with the minute henna works. This can be absolute wear during any function or festivals.    

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#3. Finger Ring Mehandi Designs

The finger ring mehndi[1] designs are for those women who love wearing the different kinds of finger rings. This design is one of the most unique ones that offer a stylish look to your hands. Your fingers will not be covered with henna designs like the usual mehndi designs. Rather, your fingers will have a ring like designs at different places of your fingers. You can put one round around your finger that offers the ring-like appearance. Then you can fill the round with the small leaf-like structures or with simple and small dots. You can put this design either in the top, middle or bottom portions of your fingers. For a change, you can also fill one of your fingers with a straight line and some floral patterns at the end. This is an absolute match for all kinds of Indo-western wears. And for the traditional wears, you can have this design by wearing some accessories in your hands and fingers.

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#4. Paisleys Motif Finger Mehandi Design 

The paisley motif finger mehndi[2] design might look hard when you see it. But once you try and go with the flow, it would be very easy to achieve the perfect look on your fingers. This design starts from the head portion of your fingers. Your head portion of the fingers will have those repeated inverted-V designs that are filled with the lines in between. Then the inverted-V designs will be continued with the Paisleys motif design starting from the middle portion of your fingers. This paisleys motif design will involve the curves and bends with that would look amazing on your fingers. You can end the design at the bottom portion of your fingers by keeping small minute dots surrounding the curves. You can have this design on your hands while wearing any kinds of indo-western wear clothing or casual outfits. You can also wear a bracelet to enhance the overall appearance of the design in your fingers.

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#5. Abstract Mehndi Design

The abstract mehndi[3] design will be entirely different from all the usual designs that we put in our fingers. In this only one finger will be mainly focused and will be covered with the designs. The rest of the fingers will have very minute designs like a few dots or a swirl with dots. Or you can also do this by another method. The other method is filling the fingers with the minimal designs randomly by leaving some space in between. All the designs used in this should be very minimal. The rest of your hands will be left-free and you can decorate it by wearing any ornaments. This simple design would suit all types of dress and for all occasions. This will require very less time when compared with all the other henna designs. And anyone can try this in your fingers even if you are not a pro in drawing.

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#6. Triangular Finger Henna Design

The triangular and the inverted V shapes are one of the most popular designs involved in henna. So, how about designing your fingers with the triangles? The triangular finger henna design will involve covering the top portion of your fingers. You will have two triangles that lie opposite to each other. You can also term this as an inverted V design. Then both of the triangles will be covered with a double bordered line. The triangles will be covered with the lines that make the design to be more attractive. The sides of the triangles will also be covered with the vertical lines to join both the triangles. Wearing a glittering nail polish will make those designs to get enhanced. You can wear this design while attending any parties or festivals as it would suit both occasions.

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#7. Leaf Print Finger Mehandi Designs

Leaf Print finger mehndi[4] design is the one which can easily be tried by anyone. You don't have to be an expert in mehndi for trying this design. This lead design will start from your wrist region. The branches will arise from both the sides of your wrist. And the branches will be intertwined in between and end up in the middle finger of your hand. These branches will have minute leaves on both of their sides which offer the complete look to the mehndi[5] design in your hands. The size of the leaves drawn on the branches should look small and similar to get the perfect look. You can paint your nails with any green shades to get the perfect leaf look in your hands. This can be chosen while you plan for attending any parties or very small functions.

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#8. Jewelry Style Mehndi Finger Designs 

Sometimes you may not feel like wearing any ornaments in your fingers or hands but then you can't leave it empty too as it would look ugly. In such cases, you can opt for having the Jewelry style mehndi[6] finger designs which would perfectly offer the feel of wearing ornaments and jewelry in your hands. This would offer that absolute classic and royalty look to your hands when you wear it with suitable traditional wear. Your fingers will have minimal designs that look royal and would involve the lines, dots and bud shaped designs. Then the designs in your fingers will be connected with the dotted lines that would look like a bracelet ring in your hands. Then you will have a peacock feather design at the end of the dotted lines from your index finger to give the perfect finishing touch for the henna designs.

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#9. Indexed Finger Arabic Mehndi Designs 

The indexed finger Arabic mehndi[7] designs are the one that will never require you to wear any ornaments as your fingers will be decorated with the beautiful Arabic designs. This will be mostly drawn at the back portion of your hands and will involve a lot of intricate works. The Arabic design will start from your indexed finger and will continue further until you reach your wrist region. The designs in your indexed finger will start from the minute intricate designs and will continue further with the peacock and the flower designs. These peacock and flower designs will be entirely covered with the minute intrications. You can have this design while attending a wedding or during any festivals. The bride can also wear it during their engagements as it would look absolutely amazing with dark and bright shaded clothes.

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#10. Quarter Finger Mehndi Designs

Quarter Finger mehndi[8] design is one among the Indian designs that require only very less time. You can try this design for any small functions or during any festivals. This will involve covering your fingers quarterly with minimalistic designs. But then, those designs will look really amazing though they are minimal. The designs will start with the dots near your nail region and then continued by the lines with a floral pattern. Then the design will end after reaching the quarter part of your finger with three buds. This will be suitable for both Indian wear and western wear. This quarter design will make look both traditional and trendy.

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#11. Criss Cross Finger Mehndi Design

The Criss Cross finger mehndi[9] design will offer you the feel of wearing a netted glove for your fingers. In this design, the entire fingers in both your hands will be covered with the henna designs. You can also name the Criss Cross designs as patterns which will appear the same from the top to the bottom of the finger. The cap of your fingers near your nails will entirely be covered with the henna. Then your finger will be covered with the Criss Cross lines from the top until reaching the bottom portion of your fingers. In the end, you can have a leaf design that has three leaves to give the finishing touch for the henna design. This would literally look amazing after having them on your fingers. The rest of your hands will be left free which would make those designs to be more visible. You can wear this design for any family functions or festivals with traditional clothes.

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#12. Finger Band Mehndi Designs

The finger band mehndi[10] designs have become one of the most famous designs in recent times. The classic and the modish look it offers for your fingers is one of the primary reasons for opting that design. This design will start with a small double line near your nails. Then the middle portion of your fingers will have two double lines like the one you had at the top. This gap will be filled with the minute swirl designs without leaving any gaps. This makes the design to be more attractive while having it on your fingers. Then the rest o your fingers will not have any designs as the upper portion is covered with the heavy designs. The lines can be covered with the small dotted lines to make the design to be even more attractive. You can have this design on your fingers despite the occasion, apparels and the seasons as it would be best suited for all of them. Coloring your nails with dark shaded nail paint will make the design to be even more visible and bright.

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#13. Geometric Mehndi Design For Fingers

Geometric mehndi[11] design for fingers would be the best one for those women who wanted to be ultra-modish. These designs are most suitable for women who wanted to try something new every time they go for parties or any other functions. The designs involved in this would give an absolutely modern and a classy feel to you. The designs in both the hands would differ with a lot of variations which seems to be the unique feature of this henna design. In one hand your fingers will not have any sort of designs. There will be a design in your wrist region which would offer the feel of wearing a broad bracelet. This will involve certain dots, patterns in them. The other hand will have designs in your fingers. Each of your fingers will have a specific design that gives a special feeling after having them. You can wear any kinds of western clothes for this design with suitable nail paint. 

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#14. Half Hand And Peacock Henna Design

As the name says, half hand peacock henna design will cover only half of your hand. The rest of your hand and fingers will be left empty. The design will start from the middle finger right from the head region. You can fill your fingers with different patterns, curves and lines fully. Then you can start drawing a small peacock design when the design reaches the end of your finger. The peacock should appear at the corner of your hand. You can give a double layer outline around the peacock and the design in the fingers such that it appears like they both are connected to each other. The design will continue until it reaches the wrist region of your hand. You can fill the peacock design with the patterns and lines such that it appears more visible in your hands.

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#15. Embellished Finger Mehendi Designs

The Embellished Finger Mehndi[12] designs are especially for those teenagers who wanted to have stylish minimal designs on their fingers. This mehndi design would cover your entire fingers which would make your fingers look longer. The main design involved in this mehndi design is the inverted V shape design. This design will include the inverted V-shaped dots, along with the lines and diamond-shaped patterns. Very minute and cute floral designs will also be included to make the line continuous. This design is best suited to wear for parties with western wear. Wearing a bracelet along with a ring would make this henna design even more attractive and bright. Also, you can choose for painting your nails with a dark shade as it would enhance the visibility of the henna design in your hands.  

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#16. Intricate Arabic Henna Pattern

The Arabic designs will usually involve big florals and leaves that cover our hands entirely. The same way intricate Arabic henna pattern will start with the leaf and floral designs from your index finger. This will include a lot of broad curves that will be continued with a lot of florals and leaves in the middle. You can also include swirls to make the design look even better. As soon as you reach the end of your finger, there will be a big flower drawn that will be filled with the light shades of henna near the outlines rather than covering them entirely. Then you can extend the design with some swirls, curls and leaves until the wrist region. You can end the design by drawing two small leaves at the end of the curves. Giving a light color to your nails can make the henna design to be more bright and attractive. 

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#17. Linear Finger Mehndi Design

The Linera finger mehndi[13] design could be termed as a combination of traditional and modern design. This henna design involves the diamond-shaped designs that get continued with the dots and lines. You will also have the inverted V-shaped designs that would be filled or formed with the small dots. These designs will be covering all your fingers in both your hands. A small circle-shaped floral design in the middle of your finger would offer a traditional look to your mehndi designs. So, you can have this design on your fingers for both the traditional wears and the western wears. This will also require only a very less period of time to complete it. You can also fill those gaps with your own creative ideas to make them look even better. 

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#18. Leaf Finger Henna Design

The leaf finger henna design is one of the easiest designs when compared with the other designs. The design will start from the head portion of your fingers. All your fingers will be initially covered with very minimal designs like a few dots and lines in between two lines. Then a curve will be drawn in all your fingers. But then, the curves will not look similar in all your fingers. Each of the curves in each finger will differ. And at both the sides of the curves, small leaves will be drawn to fill the space. Also, you can leave some fingers entirely empty without drawing any curves or leaves surrounding them. This will also look absolutely cool and suitable for your hands. You can wear any kind of clothing with this design. When you leave your fingers entirely empty, you can just fill the leaves in any one of the fingers alone to omit the empty feeling in your hands. And you can decorate them further by wearing suitable ornaments in your hands and fingers. 

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#19. One Finger Henna Design 

The one finger henna design will involve covering only one of your fingers completely. Most of the times, the middle finger will be preferred as it lies in the middle portion. When all the other fingers are left free, designs only in the middle portion will be more attractive to have them it in your hands. The design will entirely depend on your choice. You can either go for filling it with different patterns, swirls, connected dots or florals. But then, make sure that they are filled with the intricated works completely. Since all the other portions are left-free, only filling with the intricated designs can make it look better and more visible in your fingers. You can wear rings on the other fingers to decorate your fingers and hands. 

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#20. Pattern Henna Designs For Fingers

Patterns are the best one to decorate any portion of your hands or legs very easily. They are one of the easiest designs that can be achieved effortlessly. Also, you can recreate new pattern designs with your creative ideas. Everything will look absolutely perfect when you plan to fill your fingers with the pattern designs. The head portion of your fingers surrounding your fingers can be filled fully with the henna to give a dark appearance for the designs. Then you can fill half of your fingers with any of the simple and common patterns. You can fill it with the small squares or Criss Crosslines. Then you can leave the remaining space of your fingers empty. Then you can have a design at the center portion of your hand. This refers to the upper portion of your palm. You can choose any of the geometric shapes like a diamond and fill it with the patterns and lines.  

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#21. Quarter Ring Mehndi Design For Fingers

Quarter ring mehndi[14] design for fingers involves having designs at the head portion of your fingers. You can draw about 3 to 4 small lines in your fingers. Those lines should be extremely thin such that to obtain the minimal design appearance. Then you can decorate it with some simple dots and small half curves. You can draw continuous half curves at the outer portion of those thin lines. This will look like a border for those designs in your fingers. And if you want you can extend the design with simple designs in one or two of your fingers. You can paint your nails with a very mild color. And you can decorate your nails with the stones and glitters. This can make those henna designs at the head portion of your fingers to get enhanced and brightly visible. You can wear any kinds of clothing including the casuals while having this design in your fingers. This will be absolutely suitable for attending the parties even with western clothes. Also, you can opt this while attending any simple functions with simple traditional wear.

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#22. Peacock Feather Finger Henna Design

The Peacock Feather finger henna design is more than enough to decorate your fingers beautifully. As the name says, this design was inspired by the peacock feather that looks absolutely amazing and colorful. As the color varies from the center till the outer regions to show the differences, this peacock design will have varied designs starting from a small circle. Only your forefinger will be covered with the designs which will be continued by the peacock feather in the middle portion. This will involve small bud-shaped designs along with the lines and dots. This design can be a suitable one for any kinds of functions or festivals. A simple casual will also look perfect with this design in your fingers. The feather design will be filled and connected as round with the small minute dots that takes the design to the next level. 

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#23. Rose Henna Design For Front Fingers

The rose henna design for front fingers is entirely different from all the other designs that you had so far. All those designs will involve a combination of dots, swirls, lines, patterns and many more. But this rose design will not involve any such kinds of henna designs. As the name says, you have to draw a simple rose design at the center of your hands. The center of the hand refers to the front portion of your palm. You have to draw a medium sized rose flower that starts near your index finger. And the rose flower should be continued along the middle portion of your hands. Then the flower will be continued with the medium-sized leaves on both sides. You can draw a small swirl on both the sides of the flower to make it even more decorative. The entire flower will be filled with the henna without any gaps in between. For this, you have to draw the outline of the rose properly to attain the proper design in your fingers. Your fingers will be given with very minimal designs. Since the design is larger at the center of your hands, the finger portions will be filled with very minute designs like dots or small lines. This can be perfect for any festivals or functions. This can be well-suited for the traditional wears with the appropriate apparels and you can also wear rings to decorate your fingers further.  

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#24. Modern Thick Curves Mehndi Design

The modern thick curves mehndi[15] design is somewhat similar to the Arabic designs that were mentioned earlier in this article. Like the Arabic designs, this modern design will also involve the florals and the leave on your fingers and hands. Your fingers will be filled with the leaves in different sizes. The number of leaves filled in your fingers will be depending upon the size of the leaf you draw on your fingers. In terms of small leaves, the count will be two to three and in terms of big one, the count will be one. Then at the end of your little finger, the floral designs will start to bloom. A single medium-sized flower will be drawn at that will be continued with the leaves till you reach the wrist region. To all these designs a broad border will be given with the henna by leaving some space inside the design. The design will not be completely filled rather only the outer layer will be given with a broad outline. This will make the design in your hands and fingers look more enhanced and bright. 

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#25. Shaded Leaf Henna Design For Fingers

The shaded leaf henna design for fingers is similar to the simple leaf design that we usually draw in our hands. The leaves that are drawn in your fingers and hands will be of the same size like the normal design. But then, the leaves in this design will be entirely filled with the henna without leaving any spaces inside the leaves. The leaf design will start from your little finger and will continue along the sides of your hands until you reach the front portion of your wrist region. You can include some swirls in between the leaves to make them look more visible. Then you can leave all the other fingers empty to get the absolute shaded leaf effect in your hands and fingers. Your forefinger can be filled with the similar shaded leaf designs until the end of your fingers. This can suitable for both the western wear and the traditional wear. And your hands will also not look empty as it is covered with the leaf designs. You can paint your nails with a suitable color to get the enhanced effect in your fingers. You will absolutely love this design after having them in your hands. 

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This article has been medically reviewed by Dr.Nagakeerthana S, MD (Dermatology) on 06/06/2019 

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