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sequin

any of various gold coins formerly minted in Italy, Turkey, and Malta

Sequin

 

a gold coin weighing 3.41 g, ‘first struck in Venice in 1284. After the mid-16th century it was minted in several European countries and called a ducat.

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Try a high/low combo - this means teaming a statement piece (eg metallics or sequins) with more casual fabrics like denim
Try a high/low combo - this means teaming a statement piece (eg, metallics or sequins) with more casual fabrics, like denim.
Try a high/low combo- this means teaming a statement piece (eg, metallics or sequins) with more casual fabrics, like denim.
One way to inject an extra bit of glam into your weekend attire is opt for a gorgeous sequin or embellished top.
Sequins are practically compulsory, so throw a sequinned cape over your playsuit or pair a glittering top with your favourite denim shorts.
When it comes to choosing shoes and a bag to pair with your sequin dress, choosing materials with a similar shine or sheen to the sequins can make you look overdone.
Tis the season for sequins and sparkle so prepare to get your shimmer on, says AMBER GRAAFLAND Asymmetric sequin dress PS65, V by Very.co.uk Sequin maxi kimono, was PS150, now PS85, block heels, PS29, both Topshop 'Selma' sequin wideleg trousers PS80, sparkle jumper PS39, block-heel shoes PS45, all Monsoon Ombre sequin midi dress PS85, Oasis at Next Red cable- knit jumper PS39.99, sequin skirt PS69.99, shoes PS34.99, all Zara Silver sequin dress PS69.99, shoes PS29.99, earrings PS12.99, all H&M Sparkly polo neck PS29, velvet sequin midi skirt PS42, earrings PS10, all Warehouse, black patent boots PS35, ASOS Saturn sequin midi dress PS99, starprint shoes PS45, both Monsoon Black sequin jumper PS25, multi-sequin skirt PS40, F&F at Tesco
Tis the season for sequins and sparkle so prepare to get your shimmer on, says AMBER GRAAFLAND Red cable- knit jumper PS39.99, sequin skirt PS69.99, shoes PS34.99, all Zara
'TIS the season for sequins and sparkle, so prepare to get your shimmer on.
BY AMBER GRAAFLAND Tis the season for sequins and sparkle so prepare to get your shimmer on.
And I could not be happier, because I love sequins. Almost as much as I love leopard print, and we have covered that particular pecadillo at length already in this column.