Did you know that the history of sequins can be traced all the way back to King Tut? To put into perspective how long ago that was, let’s just say he was alive from 1341 to 1323 B.C. Here’s another thing you may not have known about little shiny discs: You can totally wear them in the summer. That’s right: They’re not just reserved for the weeks surrounding New Year’s Eve. In fact, with the right piece (and styling pieces), sequins are actually an easy way to stand out and score some major points for creativity on your next summer look—whether it’s for day or night. To prove it, today we’ve rounded up 12 sequined pieces that you don’t even need to think twice about wearing today, tomorrow, or for the rest of summer.
Shop our picks below, and don’t forget to read our styling tip for each!