Author Archives: Sarah Manning

About Sarah Manning

Owner of Visual Merchandising Courses. Running both practical and online VM Courses to Retailers & Students. Based in Hertfordshire, just outside of London, UK.

Top 5 Window Dressing Tips For Your Retail Store For 2018

For our first post of 2018, I thought we would kick off with some key window dressing tips which will help you to improve your retail store windows. These priniciples and tips can be used by all types of retailers … Continue reading

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Happy Christmas From VMC

What an amazing year I have had at Visual Merchandising Courses, this year I have worked with such fantastic customers both new and existing. When teaching and training our courses I hope to have inspired our attendees with Visual Merchandising … Continue reading

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John Smedley Christmas Windows

After a busy couple of months installing Christmas campaigns and Windows for my clients. I worked with One Big Company this week to install the John Smedley Christmas windows in their Jermyn St Store London. Heres a few photos of … Continue reading

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VM Training & Consultancy at Elenique Aesthetics London

This month I had the pleasure of¬†working with Elena, the owner of Elenique Aesthetics who has just opened her new clinic in Fulham, London. Elena booked a 1 day bespoke retailers course which was held on site at her new … Continue reading

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VM Training For The Dogs Trust

This month I have had the honour of working with one of the UK’s fantastic charities, The Dogs Trust. Running what will be the fifth Visual Merchandising course for their Retail team this year. The practical 1 day courses were … Continue reading

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Installing African Themed Market at Longleat

This Summer I was installing and dressing the annual African themed market at Longleat Safari Park. Located opposite the Giraffe enclosure, the market has become a popular feature during the Summer months. Selling a selection of Fair Trade goods including … Continue reading

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VM Training at RSPB Annual Conference

In June I was asked to run Visual Merchandising training to the retail managers as part of the RSPB annual conference. The training was well received by the retail managers and gave them confidence with understanding how they could go … Continue reading

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VMC Judging at Chelsea Flower Show

Last week I joined the RHS team again for the 4th year but this year I was honoured to be asked to lead one of the judging panels. We had an amazing day assessing the trade stands and smaller gardens … Continue reading

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VMC Is Now On Udemy !

Visual Merchandising Courses has partnered with Udemy,the online course provider to offer our online course. Visual Merchandising Course For Retailers and Students Learn the key principles of great Visual Merchandising & Window Dressing. Priced via the Udemy website at ¬£40.00, … Continue reading

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Visual Merchandising for Myakka

This year has kicked off in great style for Visual Merchandising Courses, I’ve been working with some fantastic businesses to assist them with their Visual Merchandising, these include ; Tower Bridge, Marwell Wildlife Zoo and Myakka. Myakka Ltd specialises in … Continue reading

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