Flower rangoli designs are a simple way to decorate a large or small space for absolutely any occasion. Flower rangoli designs instantly brighten up a space with the lively colours and decorate the place. Flower petals are also easily available and many people find it easier to create flower rangoli designs rather than powder since Flower petals are easy to shape and make interesting flower rangoli designs.
Flower rangoli designs are suitable for all kinds of occasions, whether its a wedding or a small puja at home. So lets take a look at some flower rangoli images for different celebrations and different areas.
Flower Rangoli Designs for a grand entrance.
When hosting an event its important to create a welcoming atmosphere by decorating your entrance. A large circular flower embroidery with a simple pattern and strong colour contrasts is a great way to make a big impression. Use contrasting colours like yellows, reds and white and orange to create a striking flower rangoli for your entrance.
Not confident about being able to create a circular flower rangoli design? Create a square design! Drawing a large circle embroidery is not so straightforward because it has to be done carefully to make sure the design is symmetrical and balanced. So a good flower rangoli design for beginners is to create a square shaped rangoli. This simple flower rangoli design uses your existing floor tiles to create the basic shape. All you have to do is fill in the tile shape with different coloured patterns. Its so simple, its impossible not to succeed. Add a decorative pot with some diyas in the middle to add more decorative effects!
Diyas are placed near the entrance of the house as they are considered guiding lights to prosperity and success. So flower rangolis are used to decorate these diyas. Yse light coloured petals if your flooring is dark to create a flower rangoli and really stands out.
Here is an image of a flower rangoli design for a simple diya which everyone has at home. Just put layers and layers of flower petals in different colours to create a simple yet very beautiful flower rangoli for your diya at home.
Outdoor Flower Rangoli Designs
Its very easy to make extra large flower rangoli designs for outdoor spaces. These kind of designs would have been impossible with powder rangoli and moreover the wind would have simply blown away the fine powder. For outdoor flower rangoli its best to use entire flowers rather than petals since they are much heavier and unlikely to get blown away in the wind.
3D Flower Rangoli Designs
Get creative with flower garlands to create three dimensional flower rangoli designs. Use earthen pots and wood pieces to create some height and then arrange the flower designs in appealing patterns.
To add even more light and elements of interest you can use a branch and wrap with with a flower garland. Continue to place your earthen pots at the base to create a wonderful and really unique flower rangoli.
Thali Flower Rangoli Designs
Creating a simple flower rangoli in thali can be very impactful. Moreover, since it is in a thali, you can easily move it around by lifting the thali. This can be especially useful for decorating puja thalis. These rangolis are also easy to clean up as all you have to do is empty the plate.
Use a bunch of decorative thalis in different sizes to create a beautiful flower rangoli for your event. In the flower rangoli image below there are not many flowers used, yet the final result is very impactful due to the use of decorative thalis.
Corner Flower Rangoli Designs
The corners of your house or space are some of the best places to create a flower rangoli design, because they never get disturbed. People will not walk towards the corner of your house and hence these rangolis will remain in pristine condition throughout your event duration.
You can place a small altar in the corner of the house and create a rangoli design around it. Use different coloured flowers and even leaves to create an eyecatching flower rangoli design around the altar.
Corner rangolis are also a great way to brighten up a boring part of the house. Use a variety of flowers to create an eye catching design that suits your corner space. In the flower rangoli image below, the design is asymmetrical to make best use of the available space.
Border Flower Rangoli Designs
Another area of the house which goes relative undisturbed is towards the walls. Nobody walks to close to the wall so these rangolis also remain completely undisturbed. They also create a huge impact to make the place look welcoming and appealing. Use a repetitive simple flower rangoli design such as the image below to create an amazing effect.
Even smaller section so the wall can be decorated with a simple flower rangoli design. This is useful to bring attention to a particular place in the house.
Fill up your flower rangoli design with beautiful diyas to create a lasting impression at your wedding or any other event.
If you find it difficult to arrange flower petals in a distinct shape (or maybe you simply dont have the patience!) Then simply buy some flower garlands and arrange them on the floor in a unique pattern. Take a cue from the unique rangoli design below!
Altar U shape Flower Rangoli Design
A simple flower rangoli idea for your home is to create a U shape rangoli in front of the altar. The U shape surrounds the Altar to make your occasion, and at the same time its a small simple rangoli which is suitable for most homes.
You can also try a larger U shaped flower rangoli design, as it prings more attention to your occasion.
Floating in water Flower Rangoli Designs
Floating flower rangoli designs are great for creating a welcoming atmosphere for guests. They are also generally quite small and last 4-5 days since they are submerged in water. Use contrasting flower colours to create this wonderful spiral design.
The bright yellow and pink make for such a striking combination!
Leaf Flower Rangoli Design
Even though they are called flower rangoli, leaves also play an important role. Us beetle leaves, mango leaves or any other leaves to create more interesting colour combinations. The dark green from the leaves adds a contrasting colour against the flower petals.
Use flowers to create unique shapes instead of the typical traditional designs. Using whole marigold flowers, these designs are so easy to create and definitely add an eyecatching element to your home or event.
Square or rectangular rangoli
A quare or rectangular rangoli is also a great departure from regular rangoli designs. It also very easy to perfect as you can simply use the tiles on your floor to get the perfect shape.
You can also use flowers to decorate a staircase. Add flowers in different shapes to the edges of the staircase.
Decorating the staircase entrance also makes the area look very grand and welcoming. Even if you don't have much time, you can still use flower garlands to create instant flower rangolis
A corridor may seem like an unexpected place to do a flower rangoli, but makes the place look very amazing.