Gold paillettes (also known as spangles) in 3mm width. These are available in .05gram packets, which is approximately 38 paillettes.
Paillettes or spangles are embellishments used to stitch onto embroidery, smocking, applique, patchwork or quilting to add a bit of flair. More often used in goldwork, stumpwork and surface embroidery.
See the following articles…
Elizabethan Botanicals see page 36 of Inspirations issue 52
Reflections see page 22 of Inspirations issue 69