Collection layout and appearance

You can edit a collection's name or description, change its featured image, or change the display order of its products. If you've created custom templates for your collection page, then you can also use a different template.

Change the name or description of a collection

To change a collection's name or description:

  1. From your Shopify admin, click Products, and then click Collections.

  2. Click the name of the collection you want to update.

  3. On the collection details page, enter a new title or a new description.

  4. Click Save.

To add or change the image for a collection:

  1. From your Shopify admin, click Products, and then click Collections.

  2. Click the name of the collection you want to update.

  3. If you haven't chosen an image for your collection, then click Upload image to select an image.

  4. If you want to change a collection's image, then click Change image.

  5. Click Save.

Change the sort order for the products in a collection

When a collection displays in an online store, the products in that collection display in the sort order that you've selected. Products are sorted alphabetically by default.

You can select from a few sorting options:

  • Manually
  • By best selling
  • Alphabetically: A-Z
  • Alphabetically: Z-A
  • By price: Highest to lowest
  • By price: Lowest to highest
  • By price: Newest to oldest
  • By price: Oldest to newest

To change the display order of the products in a collection:

  1. From your Shopify admin, click Products, and then click Collections.

  2. Click a collection.

  3. In the Products section, click the drop-down list beside Sort, and then select a sort order.

  4. If you select Manually, then you can click and drag the products to reorder them.

  5. Click Save.

Use a different template for the collection

If you have created custom templates for collections, then you can change the template for your collection page in the Theme template section:

  1. From your Shopify admin, click Products, and then click Collections.

  2. Click the name of the collection that you want to update.

  3. In the Theme template section, select a template from the drop-down list.

  4. Click Save.

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