18 Nov

10 Handbag Styles to Consider for Your Boutique

10 Handbag Styles to Consider for Your Boutique | WFS
Who doesn't love a variety of handbag styles to choose from to complete their outfit? We've listed the handbag trends to include in your boutique. Did you know there are handbag styles to compliment every body shape? Whether your customers have an apple, pear, hourglass, rectangle, or inverted triangle shape, the handbag styles you choose can flatter your figure or not. There are industry tips on picking the right size, shape, and length: For size, petite women look taller with small handbags. Tall women look best with medium size or larger bags. For shape, short women look better with vertical rectangular shaped handbags, and slim or tall women look best with a round handbag. For length, just remember that where the bottom...
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5 Nov

9 Retail Pricing Strategies to Help Boost Sales

Retail Pricing Strategies - Wholesale Fashion Square
As a retailer, it's crucial to stay competitive. Retail pricing strategies will help give your boutique the competitive edge it needs to stay ahead of your competitors. Why is pricing a product so hard? It shouldn't involve emotions, so why do we have feelings about it? The reason is that pricing is one of the most challenging parts of owning a business. You want to be fair to your customers, to yourself, and of course, you want to make money. You worry that if you price it too high, no one will buy it. Or, if you price it too low, it will sell out quickly, and you could have made more money by pricing it higher. You are not the only one...
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13 Oct

14 Tips for Managing a Fashion Jewelry Boutique

Fashion Jewelry Boutique - Wholesale Fashion Square
If you are starting a fashion jewelry boutique, you are entering a multi-billion dollar industry, 38.25 billion to be exact. The fashion jewelry market rises each year, even during and after the pandemic when fewer people visited stores in person. Now customers are getting out again and shopping for favorites locally. Your clothing and jewelry boutique can be a huge success. Following the fourteen tips below can help you start a fashion jewelry boutique. 1. Create a Business Plan A business plan helps you get organized and serves as a guide on running your business. It helps you set goals and measure progress. Business plans can include your brand name, mission, vision, company description, finances, and marketing strategies. 2. Understand Fashion Jewelry Fashion jewelry is...
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8 Oct

7 Fall Fabrics to Surely Include in Your Boutique

7 Fall Fabrics to Surely Include in Your Boutique - WFS
It's the season to find the top fall fabrics for your boutique. But, where do you even start to look and how to choose? Here's a guide to help. Football, pumpkin patches, leaves changing colors and cozying up under a blanket with coffee and a good book are just a few favorites of the Fall season. Most people are happy to transition from the summer heat to cooler temperatures, from shorts and tees to fashionable layers, from flip flops to boots. Fall is a favorite for many people. There are specific qualities buyers are looking for in clothing today, like comfort while working from home. Yet, not so comfortable your coworkers think you are wearing pajamas in a zoom meeting. Customers want...
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27 Sep

9 Clothing Store Layout and Design Ideas to Improve Sales

Clothing Store Layout - WFS
The layout of your store is crucial for sales. Here are some clothing store layout ideas we've collected from successful boutique owners. Your clothing store layout and design should accomplish the following goals: draw customers in, encourage them to check out the entire store, buy items that give you higher profit margins, and return in the future as loyal customers. Whether you have a large or small retail space, you can design it to meet the above goals. Below are clothing store layout ideas we've collected from boutique owners who are winning with sales. 1. Use the Right Lighting Lighting throughout your store must be perfect. It can't be too bright or so dim you can't tell blues from blacks. Lighting affects your products' appearance...
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21 Sep

How to Start a Boutique and Why a Business Plan is Key

How to Start a Boutique - Wholesale Fashion Square
Creating a business plan is essential when opening a retail store. These tips will help you learn how to start a boutique to ensure your store is as successful as possible. If your dream has always been to start a boutique, now is the time to do it. Some of you may have been forced to change careers due to the pandemic. Others may be sick and tired of the same old job and want to try something exciting. Anyone can start a boutique. However, not everyone can start and maintain a profitable retail boutique. One reason is that they don't understand the process of starting a business. They skip necessary steps that lead to success. They do the fun stuff, like purchasing...
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