29 Sophisticated Ways to Wear Sequins

by Style
Oct 17, 2017 at 3:00 p.m. ET

When I say sequins, what do you think of? Prom, your niece’s fifth birthday party or your great aunt Cheryl’s holiday blazer with shoulder pads from the '80s? We get it — sequins have gotten a bad rap (and mostly for good reason), but things are changing. Sequins are back and trendier than ever. They were one of our favorite runway trends from this year. We saw designers turn the bold statement into cool-girl designer duds and must-have outfit embellishments.

More: 50 Ways to Wear the Western-Inspired Trend

Can you wear sequins to the office? Sure! We’ve found the perfect sequin pencil skirt that will command attention in the conference room and at post-work happy hour. We also found a handful of sequin tops, jackets and dresses you won’t be able to live without this fall.

More: 21 Pairs of Red Boots to Shop Immediately

So shake off your bad feelings about sequins because we’re all in and loving every minute of the new, sophisticated way to wear sequins. Click through the slideshow to shop our favorite sequin pieces now.

   

Originally posted on StyleCaster. 

1 /29: The it-jacket

1/29 :The it-jacket

2 /29: Rainbow squad

2/29 :Rainbow squad

Mira Mikati shirt (Shopbop, $1,440)

3 /29: Sequin love affair

3/29 :Sequin love affair

4 /29: The office sequin

4/29 :The office sequin

J.Crew skirt (Net-a-Porter, $140)

5 /29: The sleeve detail

5/29 :The sleeve detail

Topshop shirt (Nordstrom, $58)

6 /29: The track pant

6/29 :The track pant

7 /29: Casual Fridays

7/29 :Casual Fridays

Mira Mikati dress (Shopbop, $980)

8 /29: The embellished set

8/29 :The embellished set

Skirt (Asos, $26 — was $89)

9 /29: Silver sequins

9/29 :Silver sequins

10 /29: Written in the stars

10/29 :Written in the stars

L'Agence dress (Barneys New York, $995)

11 /29: The little sequin number

11/29 :The little sequin number

Badgley Mischka dress (The Outnet, $197.50 — was $395)

12 /29: Sequin statement

12/29 :Sequin statement

13 /29: The sequin knit

13/29 :The sequin knit

Marc Jacobs sweater (Farfetch, $495)

14 /29: The mini-bow

14/29 :The mini-bow

Daniele Carlotta skirt (LuisaViaRoma, $823)

15 /29: Sequin & black all over

15/29 :Sequin & black all over

16 /29: Stripes + sequin

16/29 :Stripes + sequin

Tracy Reese dress (Anthropologie, $748)

17 /29: The sequin suit

17/29 :The sequin suit

18 /29: Girl boss blazer

18/29 :Girl boss blazer

Sequin blazer (Alice + Olivia, $595)

19 /29: Girl boss pant

19/29 :Girl boss pant

Sequin pant (Alice + Olivia, $550)

20 /29: The statement mini

20/29 :The statement mini

21 /29: The sequin maxi

21/29 :The sequin maxi

Plus maxi-dress (Forever 21, $58)

22 /29: Chain lace-up

22/29 :Chain lace-up

Sequin top (Asos, $64)

23 /29: The little details

23/29 :The little details

24 /29: Sequined velour

24/29 :Sequined velour

Dress (H&M, $69.99)

25 /29: Chevron class of 2017

25/29 :Chevron class of 2017

MSGM sweatershirt (Shopbop, $590)

26 /29: The casual sequins

26/29 :The casual sequins

27 /29: Bomb.com

27/29 :Bomb.com

Leopard bomber (Asos, $56 — was $112)

28 /29: Embellished midi

28/29 :Embellished midi

Skirt (Alice + Olivia, $795)

29 /29: The party look

29/29 :The party look