Advertisement

Break a long-standing fashion rule. Wear sequins during the day and give your outfit a major pop

Break a long-standing fashion rule. Wear sequins during the day and give your outfit a major pop
Want to wear sequins during the day? Consider items with sparkle from Gucci (clockwise), Loewe, Oscar de la Renta and Sachin & Babi. (Handout)

Shiny, happy clothing returns this fall thanks to a plethora of once-considered tacky-in-daytime sequins, which are now undergoing a cool renaissance. Designers and fashion labels are now attaching them to everything from pants and track jackets to go-go boots and earrings.

Advertisement

Here are examples of creative ways sequins have been layered onto daytime clothes and accessories to help sparkle up what might be an otherwise everyday look.


Alice + Olivia by Stacey Bendet

Alice + Olivia by Stacey Bendet
Alice + Olivia by Stacey Bendet (Stacey Bendet / Alice + Olivia)

Alice + Olivia’s Clyde sleeveless nude cocktail dress is covered in blue rectangular sequins, which elevate the simple sheath into a disco-like frock. $695. Available at www.aliceandolivia.com.

MSGM

MSGM
MSGM (MSGM)

MSGM’s black cotton-blend, double-breasted blazer is slathered in black sequins with matching frayed fringe trim on the collar, cuffs, hem and four front pockets. $1,710. Available at www.farfetch.com.

Sachin & Babi

Sachin & Babi
Sachin & Babi (Sachin & Babi)

Mumbai-based Sachin & Babi’s silver floral metal and sequin oversized hoop dangle earrings are also available in fuchsia or black. $325. Available at www.neimanmarcus.com.

Loewe

Loewe
Loewe (Loewe)

Loewe’s silver sequined, flat-soled slipper go-go-style Chelsea boot pops with a retro feel. $650. www.loewe.com.

Carolina Herrera

Carolina Herrera
Carolina Herrera (Farfetch)

Carolina Herrera’s sheer open-back, multi-colored, silk sequin-embellished top has a turtleneck, long sleeves and tie fastenings. $3,954. Available at www.farfetch.com.

Gucci

Gucci
Gucci (Gucci)

Gucci’s white cotton jersey, sequin-embroidered, retro-silhouette track jacket has plenty of flashy detail. $8,700. Available at www.gucci.com.

Pinko

Pinko
Pinko (Pinko)

Italian label Pinko offers a vibrant violet, red and yellow mohair-blend, striped sequined cardigan. $495. Available at www.pinko.com.

Ashish

Ashish
Ashish (Yoox Net-a-Porter)

Ashish Gupta’s hand-appliqued striped sequin cotton tote is saturated with a kaleidoscope of bright colors. $625. Available at Net-A-Porter.com.

Anna Sui

Anna Sui
Anna Sui (Anna Sui)

Anna Sui offers sequined Twinkling Stars at Night metallic-mesh, New York-made, wide-legged pants. $451. Available at www.annasui.com.

Oscar de la Renta

Oscar de la Renta
Oscar de la Renta (Oscar de la Renta)

Oscar de la Renta offers a silver-toned sequin-embroidered coral design atop a navy-blue silk-faille bubble-hem cocktail-shirt dress. $4,990. Available at www.oscardelarenta.com.

Advertisement
Advertisement