Windows 4 consignment, thrift, resale (and other) shops
Construction paper streamers that your 8-year-olds can make for a festive window in your consignment, resale, thrift shop. TGtbT.com is all for involving your kids, your grandkids, stray short ones in the biz. Maybe they'll grow up to be an Auntie Kate!
Zig Zag Accordion Streamers DIY
How about a nice CAMPING window for your consignment or resale shop display? DIY Flameless Fire Pit tutorial here, but TGtbT.com would cut the work with gold- and silver-sprayed twigs for this....
DIY Flameless Fire Pit - Free People Blog
Another cool window display for your consignment or resale sale display window... to go with auntiekate.wordpr...
I'm thinking, said TGtbT.com in one of her whimsical moods, that this could be a spectacular window display piece for your consignment or resale shop.
These are actually decals, but good design inspiration if you're painting your consignment or resale windows. Don't want lights? Try hangers! This makes your display windows a word-of-mouth treat, but doesn't obscure your merchandise displays.
I liked this design on #Fab. Lights & Stars Wall Decal White
Simple and effective SALE display window for consignment, resale, thrift... or any shop! TGtbT.com also suggests if you sell home goods, prop S A L E signage on chairs in a row. Dining, kitchen, Hans Wegner...
Pool noodles become giant lollipops (or suckers, depending on your location!). Found by TGtbT.com, at The Treehouse in Bancroft ON Canada....
Got the nerve to hang your mannequins upside down? wonders Auntie Kate. After all, resale and consignment turn shopping for new clothes upside down, right?
Love this way of focusing on one spectacular consignment, resale or thrift shop piece. TGtbT.com says that a customer probably has a set of sheers she's not using... easily set up, easily stored when not in use. Perfect!
Maison Decor: Maison Decor Retail Locations
Line up 4 dress forms dressed in muted tones, give them each a craft-store letter to hold, and there's your clearance sale window! TGtbT.com would have chosen a bright color for the letters to attract more attention, though.
Having a seasonal clearance sale? Get T's for your helpers, and order some extras for your window display! TGtbT.com thinks the added circular signage makes this window wonderful!
At sale time, make sure passers-by are in no doubt with these giant letters! 3-D, or wide bright tape on your window glass, or a mix, TGtbT.com says this will get them in!
The Window Display Blog
2012 HOLIDAY WINDOWS: GUMP'S SAN FRANCISCO A music box in the shape of a 1960s television set provided the inspiration for Gump’s holiday windows this year. The nearly 150-year-old San Francisco department store was so enamored of the music box—which came from its holiday gift collection—that the store’s visual display team created television-like display cases in which vignettes of merchandise sit.
Grab the most vintage T.V. you can find, install lighting, and make a window display for smalls! Then get a GREAT big banner for your consignment, resale or thrift shop that says ***As Seen on TV** TGtbT.com would smile at this!
Now THIS is a shop I'd definitely go into! Too Good to be Threw especially loves the shop hours note in the lower right (and all the swirly-ques, of course!) -- a TGtbT.com tip
The simplest vintage window display if you have non-retail windows, am I right? Just be sure, says TGTbT.com,. to switch out vintage garments often to prevent sun damage.
Eye For Design: Fun, Unique, and Inexpensive Window Treatments
Grass carpeting, a picnic basket, a dress form and some silk flowers strewn about ism says TGtbT.com, one simple and fresh window for a consignment or resale shop all summer long!
Want polka dots in your consignment or resale shop window? (What sane shopkeeper wouldn't, thinks AuntieKate.wordpr... ?) These are disposable picnic plates, hole-punched and hung up!
Dare you do an entire window display around a poster like this? (Remember, FedX Office aka Kinko's will make giant prints for you to turn into a sign for your window, says TGtbT.com ) If you're not brave enough to fill an entire display with jewelry... change your sign to "and wear pretty [whatevers]" or even "and sit down on comfy chairs" ;)
Like this summertime window, says TGtbT.com, the Premier Site for Professional Resalers: covering wreaths from a craft store with bright colors, add cording.
This was developed as a photo background... but how about applying it to the inside of your consignment window display to show "Colors of the Sea" merchandise? Crepe paper, paper for bubbles... and I'd do starfish 'cause they're flat and 'cause your window will be the STAR of your town!
TGtbT.com especially likes the "picket fence" detailing on this children's consignment store entry... so entering is like going thru a gate. Lots of variations on this idea could be possible!
Ever have this thought go through your brain when you're looking for somewhere you've never been before, asks TGtbT.com ? Maybe your web site needs this one crucial ingredient.
Closed-back display windows in your consignment, resale or thrift shop? Make some "speech bubble" shapes and paint with chalk board paint, and you'll have an easy canvas, says TGtbT.com, for ever-changing signage! Make 'em BIG for impact!