Posts Tagged ‘Visual Merchandising’

Store Inspiration: Rock/Creek Outfitters

I recently took a trip to see Rock/Creek Outfitters new shop at what is known as The Block in Chattanooga Tennessee. What is The Block? An amazing reuse of an old theater turned urban climbing gym with a massive climbing wall on the outside of the building. Definitely a perfect location for an outdoor store […]

Nevermind the Weather

The first day of Spring is March 20th but after looking at the national weather report today, all I could see was snow and rain.  Since you ordered Spring/Summer product six months ago without knowing what the weather would be like now, it’s officially time to put some hard work into your displays to attract attention.  […]

Great Merchandising at Outdoor Retailer

Via Kelsie Morrow, Merchandising Manager at Horny Toad Clothing If you missed the Outdoor Retail Show this year (or didn’t take any pictures of clever ideas while you were busy buying), here are some highlights from our booth and others. At Horny Toad this Winter we pushed the envelope with a bigger booth, dedicating a […]

A Christmas Window Story

The holidays bring out the best in window displays, and the creativity that goes into them always inspires me. Here’s a collection of some of the best holiday windows I have seen this season. I drive past this window in Portland, Oregon, and I always appreciate it for its simplicity and cheer.   MARINE LAYER […]

Merchandising the Perfect Gift

Don’t you love giving and getting accessories?  Usually they’re the things I won’t buy for myself, but love when I get  from someone else. Accessories are the popular gifts that need merchandising attention during this season. When I was the buyer for Lizard Lounge I appreciated the fact that accessories could be reordered with a […]

Fall-tacular Display

Last week, the Lizard Lounge partnered with Pendleton’s new line, Thomas Kay, to launch a new collection for men. For this event, I made a new entry display featuring their line mixed with Horny Toad’s new Fall collection. I asked Pendleton (based in Portland, OR) for some scraps of fabric from the Thomas Kay line […]