2018 Maang Tikka -18 New Maang Tikka Styles for Face Types

Best Maang Tikka Designs and Styles. The breathtaking traditional jewelry is one of the most desired accessories for a girl on any wedding. Be a bride or a sister of a bride, the gorgeous maang tikka or Maatha patti, along with complementary necklace and bangles, is a must have to complete a stunning look.

Mostly, a Maang Tikka is styled in the middle of centrally parted hair but in the recent year, you will find a wide range of styles and methods of wearing a Maang tikka. Now, it’s up to you to have a look at these extremely glamorous modern Maang tikka designs and styles and choose the one that suits your personality the best.

Latest Maatha patti Styles for Different Face Types


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In 2017, the trends related to bridal and wedding wear as well as jewelry have revived the ancient traditions. The glorified maang tikka, maatha patti and jhoomer reminds of the grandeur of Mughal queens and princesses. You will be amazed to know that this historical piece of jewelry is in vogue for the weddings of 2017. The good news! it’s not for the brides only … girls of every age can choose to wear a mesmerizing maang tikka according to their personality and face structure.

Remember,  choosing a suitable maang tikka for your face shape is as important as selecting a best-suited dress for your body. Wearing a Maang tikka means you are going to be in the limelight. Therefore, ensure a brilliant choice, before stepping into the spotlight.

Here we will share the mesmerizing latest matha tikka styles for different face types.

#18- Pendant style with One Tier(Maatha patti)

 One of the hottest trends of 2017 is the pendant style maang tikka with single tier or one chain maatha patti. This delicate style gives an ethereal princess look to the bride of any face structure. It also adorns the teenage girls with a small forehead. However, be conscious about placing the delicate ornament at the right place. Also have a look at 16 Cute Hairstyles with Maang tikka/Maatha Patti This Season

maang tikka single tier maatha patti


Maan tikka with one tier


#17- Multi-layered simple maang tikka

This stunningly beautiful style of maang tikka is trending this year with the variety of designs. The extra layers of maatha patti attached to maang tikka, adds to its elegance and look fabulous to the round face and broad forehead especially. It’s simplicity and delicacy will enhance the inborn beauty of any girl.

multi-layered strings attached to maang tikka


 #16- Pendant style 

This all time favorite style of brides is still trending in the new year with a wide range of designs. From kundan to pearl stones, all looks elegant with this traditional style and the best thing about it is that it suits to any face shape.

pendant style maang tikka


#15-Chandelier style

The ancient style of maang tikka is trending this year for the girls who would wear them boldly. The extravaganza of pearl and rubies over it creates a stunningly celestial appearance.However, this piece of ornament would suit to large forehead and round face. A maang tikka looks fabulous when worn with pattiala shalwars so do check out Patiala Shalwar Outfits-18 Best Ways to Wear Patiala Shalwar

chandelier -maang-tikka


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#14-Side Maang tikka with One Tier

This spectacularly unique style will rock the wedding this year. Breaking out all the traditions, gutsy girls would love to carry this style.It would look especially beautiful on oval face shaped girls.

side maang tikka with matha patti


 #13-Princess Tiara style Maang Tikka

This utterly adorable style is for girls of all ages. The international bridal hair accessory trend is intermingled with Asian maang tikka styles too.

princess headband maang tikka


 #12- Maang Tikka with Hijab

The gorgeous girls with hijab have this elegant style of maang tikka to look ravishing at the wedding event. RECOMMENDED Hijab Accessories-25 ways to Accessorize Hijab With Jewelrymaang tikka with hijab


#12- Borla (Rajasthani -Bali style)

The glamorous and dazzling style of Maang tikka, called Borla, was basically worn by Rajasthani brides. This tradition is revived in the rising trends of bridal couture for 2017.

Rajasthani maang tikka borla


#11- Jhoomer style Maang Tikka

The typical Jhoomer or Passa is more than just happening trend of 2017. You may find many celebrities wearing this traditional ornament with their own style statement. All the girls, not comfortable with middle Maang tikka, can fashionably flaunt their style with this left side hanging maang tikka. Have a look at some more amazing pics of this amazing wedding here: Urwa Hocane Farhan Wedding Pics| Nikah Walima Dholki Barat

jhoomer trend 2017


# 10- Large Central Maang Tikka for Big Foreheads

Girls with Round or oval face can beautifully carry this latest trend of heavy Maang tikka with light, single chained Maatha patti. But this is especially for girls who have a larger forehead that they want to cover.

Large sized Maang Tokka with single chain


#9-Side-Swept  Maang Tikka

This one-sided Matha Patti attached to Manag tikka is a splendid ‘Nawabi’ style to adore the small or cute looking heart shaped face.

one-side-matha-patti-designs- via

#8-Sindhi Traditional Maatha patti

Sindhi traditional jewelry has unbound charms. This dazzling style of Maang tikka along with matha patti is simply irresistible!



#7- Kundan Maang Tikka

Pure Kundan pearls on the Maang Tikka will look fabulous on your special day.The matt shine and colors of it will go complementary with the bridal makeover. kundan maang tikka


# 6- South-Indian Style Maang tikka for Weddings

This ethnic South- Indian Maang tikka will ensure that you look resplendent and absolutely divine on your big day.

South indian maang tikka


 #5- Pearl string attached to Maang tikka for Oval Face Shape

These pearl strings attached to eye-catching maang tikka, are stunningly beautiful and trendy for the brides to be, to consider for the wedding in 2017.

Maang tikka with pearl strings matha patti


#4- Maang Tikka with Crown Braid for Heart Shaped Face

This is a rising trend among teenage girls to wear this comparatively very small -sized maang tikka with light chains of muti-layered matha patti. It’s simplicity and elegance can enhance the beauty of small forehead or heart shaped face structure.


#3-Multiple Maang Tikka with Multi-tiered Maatha patti

If you are bold enough to carry a heavily done bridal look and stand out of the crowd, this multiple maang tikka with muti-tiered maatha patti will suit you the best. It will look absolutely stunning with back-combing ‘Joora’ hair style and will add the volume to the personality of the bride.

multi tierd maang tikka matha patti

#2- The Hidden Maang Tikka with Puff for Round Faces

The chain will be hidden into the perfectly styled hair and a flattering yet subtle Maang tikka will be securely placed at its exact place. All the girls who believe that the center Maang of their hair is not suitable to face structure can enjoy this latest variation of the style without changing the place of tikka.

It is a great style for round faces since it elongates the face, making it look more symmetrical and beautiful.

the hidden maang tikka

#1- The Tiara Kundan Maang Tikka with Centre Parting

This highly majestic style of Maang tikka is trending this year. A Tiara or Crown shaped chain are attached to hair and the heavily adorned Maang tikka with Kundan pearls is attached to this crown. This magnificent piece of ornament definitely creates an aura of royalty. It looks great on oval face shapes.tiara-kundan-maang-tikka-open-hai

A content writer by the day and a reader by the night – two things that she loves the most. When Zoona isn’t writing, she’ll either be thinking of what to bake next or where to travel next. When it comes to writing, she has always been a storyteller and one of her short stories was published in 2014 in the Oxford University Press’s anthology of contemporary Pakistani short stories, I’ll Find My Way.  Her love for fiction writing also drove her to complete a short course on “How Writers Write Fiction,” at The University of Iowa. Her other interests include binge-watching Netflix or online gaming.

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