What is a variant property? A variant property is a way to distinguish different product variants, whether it is by size, colour etc.
Examples of use cases: • New variant of a product in the inventory (f.x colour, size) • Limited edition variants
The purpose of this article is to teach you how to create new variant property options to already existing properties through the setting section.
How to create a variant property option?
Let’s go through the workflow of how to add it as an option to choose for your customers.
To do so, you have to: 1. Go to Settings → Definitions → Data types & find the data type that you can create an additional option for. (In our scenario it will be colour.)
Navigating to data types in settings
2. Create a new Data Type Enum and in the value field write the value that represents your situation, f.x Golden, and save it.
Creating data type enum
Creating a variant with a new property option
Now that you have a new property option ready, you can create a product variant with that option.
1. Go to the products app and open product editor 2. Under variant section select new and create a variant named accordingly 3. In the variant editor find the property you have created an option to and select it
Creating a new variant with a new variant property option
In the front end of the store, you should be able to select the option you just created in the backend.