It’s back-to-school season and shoppers are grabbing last minute essentials to make this school year a great one. Decorate your boutique to celebrate the new school year!
Recycle some cardboard and make all your back-to-school essentials by hand. Cutout basic shapes of school supplies and outline details with a sharpie and hang the pieces from bright-colored string. Running any back-to-school promotions? Advertise the details in writing on the cardboard textbook and laptop pieces!
photo via Domus
Collect old books to stack in your store windows or try making book art with this DIY tutorial!
photo via Glamshops and Anthromollogies
Upcycle your summer pool noodles and make giant pencils to use in windows or to direct shoppers to sale sections in store. Stick real pencils in a styrofoam ball to hang from the ceiling of your window display.
photo via Lalymom and Pinterest
Try using thick poster board to create your own giant piece of notebook paper. This idea is perfect for the announcement of a sale or just to welcome shoppers into the store! Advertise your markdowns with notebook paper on clipboards throught the store.
photo via Re: Creative Blog
Back-to-school season is the perfect time for chalkboard displays! Get crafty and make a chalkboard inspired sign or just simply bring out extra chalkboards from storage and utilize them for merchandise, welcome signs and inspiring quotes for your shoppers to enjoy.