15 Statement Borla Designs For Brides To Add To Their Trousseau

By Divya Arora .

A traditional Rajasthani maang-tikka that sits atop a forehead in the most flamboyant and poised manner, a Borla is one of the quirkiest yet timeless piece of head jewellery. And it is for that undying charm of theirs exactly, that Borlas have quite steadily paved their way from Rajputi women & brides’ jewellery troves to every kinda Indian bride’s wedding day trousseau.

Right from picking up a floral Borla for their pepped up haldi & mehndi looks or choosing a traditional piece, to suiting themselves with a rather edgy Borla matha-patti, brides aren’t shying away from trying out all the unique styles this jewellery type has to offer. And honestly, we love it! All the more for how a Borla head piece fits in and accentuates every kinda hairstyle too— a braid, a bun, or hair left open, Borlas work their charm equally gloriously in every way.

Amidst a plethora of styles available for you to spoil yourselves with, we’re here to ideate you with some of the latest and most voguish Borla Designs for brides available out there. So, scroll down below and start saving your favorites right away!

1. The dainty regality

This gorgeous and trendy Borla matha-patti design for brides is one magnificent piece that we’ve fallen in love with and to bits. The intricacy of this head piece adds an unmatched royal aura to this bride’s wedding day look will surely make everybody’s eyes sparkle.

Jewellery: Njewels

2. The millennial beauty

A polki and ruby piece lined with minute pearls, this is one popular Borla design for brides that they must add to your wedding trousseau. With an artistic whiff of modernism, it is perfect for all the millennial brides out there.

Jewellery: Raabta By Rahul

3. The royal minimalism

Jaisel opted to team up her dainty pearl stringed Borla maang-tikka with a matching matha-patti style band and together the two pieces looked spectacular. But of course, the Borla can also be worn as a single piece for an absolute minimalistic look and it’s going to exude and equally charismatic appeal.

4. A Kundan affair

A latest Borla design for brides, this drop shaped kundan beauty with dainty pearls is one crazy showstopper piece that’ll look as breathtaking with Indian wear as much it will with Indo-western. This piece is bound to strike a chord with hearts beating with modern aesthetics that low-key root for traditionalism as well.

Jewellery: RJS & Company

5. Encrusted & how!

This Rajasthani matha-patti encrusted in Kundan stones and further accentuated with different sized pearls is a perfect head piece to don on your wedding day. Its elaborate exquisiteness is all one needs to pull off a royal maharani look. Whether you choose to go all heavy or minimal with the rest of your jewellery, this matha-patti is only going to shine and nothing less.

6. Floral vividness

An amazing pick for your haldi and mehndi ceremonies, such pearl stringed floral Borla matha-pattis look absolutely effervescent and super pretty. For how they are available in distinctive colors and styles, these floral beauties are all that you need to accessorize your pepped up looks. Whether you slip into Indian wear or western wear, they’re gonna amp up every outfit!

Jewellery: Prune India

7. The chand-baali charm

This trendy chand-baali Borla design for brides is one of the most coveted maang-tikka designs that everybody goes gaga over. The distinctiveness of two different styles entwining with each other magnificently is what makes this piece uniquely stand out whilst lending a chic appeal.

8. Opulence at its finest

The extravagance of this elaborate and oversized matha-patti with cascading chand-baali detailing is undoubtedly to die for. To breathe in an elegant and rani-like vibes on your D-day, this glorious matha-patti is enough.

Jewellery: Nizanta

9. A unique Rajputi design

Take your traditional look a notch above with this unique stone and pearl encrusted Borla maatha-patti that boasts of unique shaped motifs. It can be teamed up with both your pearl and polki jewellery sets making it one beauteous mix of glimmering baubles.

Makeup: Jasmine Vedi

Jewellery: Jewel Street

10. Go classic & evermore

This classic and traditional Borla design for brides done in maroon, green, and white stones is what you need for a timeless and authentic Marwari look. With a simplistic chain string this subtle yet aesthetic piece is a must have for every bridal trousseau.

Jewellery: Art Karat

11. Bold & offbeat

A white and green beaded beauty marked with varied motifs, we’re absolutely rooting for this Borla design for brides. A brilliant example of ‘classic meets modern’, this Borlapatti is clearly going to steal the show grabbing all eyeballs.

Jewellery: Raabta By Rahul

12. Damn that subtleness!

Going all subdued and light with her head jewellery, this bride opted for a flower-shaped Borla and boy it has surely left us wide-eyed in awe. It’s an absolutely pretty piece and makes up for a great pick for when you don’t want to go OTT with a distinctive design like Borla but, sure want to frolic about donning its essence.

13. A graceful crown

A stunning Kundan matha-patti festooned with gota pusalu detailing, this popular Borla design for brides is perfect if you want to make a bold statement on your D-day. It’ll crown your entire look elegantly enough to leave everybody spellbound with your queenly look.

Jewellery: Kalki Accessories

14. Chand-baali Borlapatti

An ornate and trendy Borla design for brides, we’re all hearts for this matha-patti boasting of a Borla with a chand-baali halo around. Done in stones and marked with pearl and red bead gota pusalu details, this pearl lined piece is unquestionably a bewitching one.

15. That modish elegance

A unique maang-tikka done in a broad stone encrusted chand-baali string with a flower shaped Borla, this is probably the edgiest Borla design for brides we’ve come across. It’s so modish yet traditional at the same time and would beautify any outfit that you choose to pair this up with.

Jewellery: Free Rani


Just like other maang-tikka and matha-patti designs, a Borla too boasts of a magnetizing charm that strikes a splendid balance between classic and unique. If you’re someone who has never thought of trying out a Borla head piece, do it right away and we promise, you’re only going to fall in love with it!

About The Author

Divya Arora

A classic blend of old school and modern glam, I'm always happily making the best of both worlds. Zentangling, reading, and journaling keeps my ingenuity high while hogging food and dozing off often comes naturally to me! Also, chai❤️️ Find me on Insta at @divya.arora14