Detailed Product Description Guide (Best Practice)

  • Apparel/Textile Accessories:
    1. Gender
    2. Knit or woven
    3. Type of garment/accessory
    4. Fiber Contents (including weight percentages of fibers)
    Example: Ladies Woven Blouse 100% Polyester

  • Shoes:
    1. Gender
    2. Type of shoe (i.e. boot, slipper, flat)
    3. Content of upper
    4. Content of outsole
    5. Covers ankle, covers calf or does not cover ankle
    6. Is the vamp made of straps or one or several pieces cut out
    7. If it has vamp straps or cut outs, is the sole and heel combined have a height
    of more than 3 cm
    Ladies sandal, textile upper, rubber sole, does not cover ankle
    Ladies heels, leather upper, rubber sole, does not cover ankle, has vamp cut outs
    with a heel
    greater than 3 cm
    Men’s boots, leather upper, rubber sole, covers ankle and calf

  • Jewelry/Hair Accessories:
    1. Material content
    2. Indicate if precious metal, semiprecious, or precious stones are used
    3. Type of jewelry (i.e. bracelet, necklace, etc.)
    4. If there are textile components, indicate the fabric content and knit or woven
    Example: Base metal post earrings; Plastic headband

  • Handbags/Wallets:
    1. Fiber contents (i.e. textile, polyurethane/plastic, leather)
    2. Type of item
    Example: Cotton handbag with leather trim

  • Belts:
    If textile:
    1. Knit or woven
    2. Type of accessory
    3. Material Content of the inside of the belt that hugs the waist (including
    weight percentages of fibers)
    Example: Woven Belt 50% Cotton/50% Polyester
  • If non-textile:
    1. Material Content of the inside of the belt that hugs the waist 2.
    2. Type of accessory
    Example: 100% polyurethane belt

  • Gloves:
    1. Gender
    2. Knit or woven
    3. Material content
    4. If coated with plastic or rubber
    Example: Ladies Knit Gloves 100% Wool

  • Hats:
    1. Gender
    2. Knit or Woven
    3. Type of item
    4. Fiber content
    Example: Mens Woven Hat 100% wool

  • Sunglasses:
    1. Material content
    2. Type of glasses (i.e. sunglasses or reading)
    3. Material of lens
    Example: Base metal sunglasses with plastic lens

  • Textile Linens:
    1. Knit or woven
    2. Type of item
    3. Fiber contents (including weight percentages)
    4. Printed or not printed
    5. If bedding, include if quilted or not quilted
    6. Filled with feathers or down or not
    Example: Woven Tablecloth 100% Cotton; Woven Duvet 100% Cotton, not quilted,
    not printed

  • Clocks:
    1. Type of clock (i.e. clock with watch movements, alarm clock, wall clock, etc.)
    2. Electrically operated or not
    Example: Alarm clock, battery operated

  • Watches:
    1. Electrically operated or winding mechanism
    2. Display type (mechanical display or opto-electronic display)
    3. Whether it has stop watch capabilities or not
    4. Type of item
    Example: Electrically operated watch with mechanical display, does not have

  • Cosmetics/Beauty Products:
    1. Type of item
    2. Type of container that product is in
    3. Net quantity of each unit
    4. Contains alcohol or does not contain alcohol
    Lip gloss, Mascara
    Hand lotion in plastic tube does not contain alcohol, 30 grams

  • Rugs:
    1. Knit or woven
    2. Type of item
    3. Material Content
    4. Knotted or not knotted
    5. Pile construction or non-pile construction
    6. Tufted or not tufted
    7. If rug has tiles, surface area of the tiles
    8. Dimensions
    Example: Woven Rug 100% Cotton, non-pile construction, not tufted,100 cm x 100 cm 

  • Umbrellas:
    1. Type of umbrella (i.e. handheld or garden)
    2. Telescoping shaft or non-telescoping shaft
    Example: Handheld umbrella with telescoping shaft

  • Furniture:
    1. Material content
    2. Upholstered or not upholstered (for chairs and sofas only)
    3. Type of furniture (i.e. chair, sofa, table, etc.)
    4. For indoor or outdoor use
    Example: Upholstered indoor chair with wooden frame

  • Pillows:
    1. Fiber contents (including weight percentages)
    2. Type of fill (polyfill or down)
    Example: 100% cotton woven pillow with polyfill

  • Wall Art:
    1. Whether image is printed or embroidered
    2. Type of item
    3. Framed or not framed
    Example: Printed wooden wall art with frame

  • Mirrors:
    1. Type of item
    2. Framed or not framed
    3. Reflective dimensions in CM2

  • Wallpaper:
    1. Item
    2. Coated or non-coated
    Example: Coated wallpaper

  • Electronic Accessories:
    1. Material content
    2. Type of item
    3. Number of speakers (if the item has speakers)
    4. Whether it emits radio frequency or not
    Example: Plastic stereo with 2 speakers

  • Books:
    1. Hardbound or softbound
    2. Type of book (i.e. art/pictorial, children’s)
    3. Number of pages
    Example: Hardbound art book with 350 pages

  • Lighting:
    1. Material Content
    2. Type of light (i.e. chandelier, lamp, wall light etc)
    3. Wired or not wired
    4. Whether for household use or not
    Example: Iron table lamp

  • Candles:
    1. Type of item
    Example: Candle

  • Utensils/Drinking Glasses/Serveware:
    1. Material content
    2. Type of item
    3. Has stem or not
    4. If it has etched/engraved glass
    5. Indicate whether it is food/drink safe or not
    Example: Stem drinking glass, etched, food safe

  • Toys/Novelty Items:
    1. Material content
    2. Type of item
    Example: Polyester stuffed animal