Sequins are used as adornments on fabrics, footwear, and bags. Sequins are either made of metal or plastic. In today’s times, more of plastic sequins are used worldwide. Sequins can be stitched on to the fabric in the front or can be stitched at only one point to give an effect of decorative edging. However in India, with the rich ethnic heritage that is available, the art of embellishing sequins has taken on various forms; right from the grand to downright quirky.