A wedding is an auspicious occasion for all. But, the two people who radiate energy and happiness are the bride and the groom. When talking about brides, their overall look is the most important factor of her wedding day and makeup is the highlight of that whole look. Traditional Indian brides look so beautiful in their rich attires with heavy makeup and pieces of jewellery, so a Bengali bride is also taken into consideration.
The Kolka designs are very famous with Bengali brides as they are considered a pride for the brides since history. Chandan Bindi or a Kolka acts as the cooling agent for the bride on her wedding day and also enhances her beauty complementing her entire attire. But Kolka designs nowadays doesn’t come in simple designs. They are heavily inspired by today’s modern thoughts with a traditional touch to them.
Hence, we bring a list of some beautiful Kolka designs for Bengali brides. Check them out!
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Bengali Bridal Kolka design
1. Minimalistic Kolka design:
This is a minimal Kolka design or Chandan applied on the Bengali bride. The huge flower in the middle gives a sensual look with red and white and the dots nearby complete the bridal look.
2. Kolka design only in white:
For something simple and classy, this is what a Bengali bride will prefer for her Kolka design with beautiful strokes of the Chandan done in white with a huge red bindi in the middle.
3. Pink and white Kolka design:
Another floral pattern Kolka design is done in white and pink on the bride. Look how perfectly they are blended to give such a beautiful look.
4. Simple Kolka design for Bengali brides:
The violet bindi here is accompanying the white Kolka patterns around it. Do you want something simple? Then, you should try this one out!
5. Kolka design in maroon and white:
Intricate patterns are drawn here for the Kolka designs in dark maroon and white around the huge sindoor bindi. This is a purely traditional Bengali look.
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6. Leafy Kolka design patterns:
Such a beautiful design is made for Kolka here with keeping nature’s product, that is, leaves in mind with strokes of gold and maroon.
7. Rare red in white Kolka design:
The red color is the heart of the Bengali wedding and brides prefer that. So to put on a Kolka design that looks heartwarming and sophisticated is what a bride wants.
8. Another Kolka design in white:
Such tangled patterns are made using white or Chandan for the below Kolka design almost covering the whole forehead and the Bindi inside the design completes the bridal look.
9. Complex Kolka design:
By far, this is the most gorgeous Kolka design on the list. Look at how complicated patterns are made using dark maroon and white and that maroon bindi enhances the beauty.
10. Kolka design in white, yellow and maroon:
This is another classy and uncomplicated Kolka design done were white, maroon and yellow blended together perfectly to create amazing patterns.
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11. Sweet Kolka design:
Modern brides want something simple and sweet with the touch of their tradition so they will prefer the below Kolka design in white and red.
12. Pretty Kolka design:
This one is also a pretty Kolka design done in maroon and white. If you look closely, you can see that there have been no spaces left in this design.
13. Auspicious colours for Kolka design:
We all know that red is important for a Bengali bride but white is also a valued color and those traditional colors are used for the below Kolka design with the sindoor bindi.
14. Lovely Kolka design in white:
The bride here looks so beautiful with her minimal makeup and the Kolka design is also sophisticated. Simple Chandan or white is used to make the complex patterns around the maroon bindi.
15. Heavy makeup with simple Kolka design:
Unlike the previous one, this bride uses heavy makeup but the Kolka design is simple and uncomplicated done similarly with white around the red bindi.
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16. Simplest Kolka design of all:
This is also by far the simplest Kolka design on the list. With flower-like patterns made using red and white around the bindi, brides who want an absolutely simple design should go for this below one.
With Kolka designs or Chandan bindis, the look on a Bengali bride is incomplete or it seems to be missing something. That is what makes them different from the other Indian brides. The Kolka design is not a simple task. It needs precision and concentration to make it.
If you are a Bong girl who is set to get married soon, then you can try various designs that we have mentioned here from something simple to something complex, you can choose the one to your liking. Something super catchy look to something prominent or something conventional that a Bengali bride will go for. I hope that you guys enjoyed the list of the Kolka designs and had fun on the whole experience!
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