Archive for October, 2017

Monday 30 October, 2017

How to Dress a Mannequin, Part 4: How to Clean and Maintain a Mannequin

Shopping for your first set of retail mannequins, or trying to figure out how to set them up in your store? In my series on dressing up a mannequin, I have shared a variety of mannequin dressing techniques and tips. In Part 1, I explained the steps for dressing a mannequin. In Part 2, I […]

Monday 23 October, 2017

How to Dress a Mannequin, Part 3: Further Tips and Tricks

If you are shopping our retail merchandising display catalogue, you may have noticed we carry a selection of mannequins. As most of our retail product displays fall under the categories of bins and shelving, we tend to focus most of our merchandising blog posts on incorporating these into your window and floor displays. Mannequins are […]

Monday 09 October, 2017

How to Dress a Mannequin, Part 2: Choosing the Mannequin and Clothes

In this series on visual merchandising props, I will focus on preparing mannequins for retail store displays. While the majority of our retail display products take the form of gridwall panels, dump bins, slatwall panels and the like, mannequins are among our specialty products. Many new merchandisers are surprised to find out just how difficult […]

Monday 02 October, 2017

How to Dress a Mannequin, Part 1: Basic Steps

If you have only recently decided to add mannequins for your retail store, you may find yourself at a bit of a loss when it comes to getting them ready for display. Mannequins are among the most versatile and eye-catching visual merchandising displays, but getting them dressed and set up is a bit more complicated […]