Glossary

A

Angled window Display window that is angled back to the entry
Arcade window Display window where the main entrance of the store is set back from the windows

C

Closed window Window with a back wall
Corner window Display window that is wrap around a corner

D

Display window window of a store used to display merchandise for sale in the store
Dressing Styling a window, grouping or mannequin

F

Flagship The main store of a big retail chain company

G

Graphic Printed picture used often as a backdrop to a display or display a slogan  Name of a Brand used to enhance display

L

Logo Name of a Brand used to enhance display

M

Merchandise Product for sale

O

Open-Back window Display window without a back to it
Origami the traditional Japanese art of paper folding

P

Props Items used to enhance a display as part of a theme or scheme (usually not for sale from the store)
Papier-mâché is a composite material consisting of paper pieces or pulp, sometimes reinforced with textiles, bound with an adhesive, such as glue, starch, or wallpaper paste.

S

Showcase Miniature enclosed display window used for smaller merchandise

V

VM Abbreviation of Visual Merchandising


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