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Collection banner

This guide describes setting up your store's Collection banner section.

Use the section on your store's collection pages to display a banner image above a collection.

An example Collection banner section selected in Theme editor.

In the previous image, a Collection banner section is displayed on a store's collection page. In the upper left, part of Theme editor's section menu is displayed. To specify a cropping style for the section's image, the menu's Crop image option is set to Letterbox. The menu's Overlay collection title checkbox is set to on. With this option enabled, the collection's Dune title text is displayed on the banner image as an overlay.

For general guidance with modifying sections, refer to Sections overview.

Set up a Collection banner section

To set up a Collection banner section:

  1. Go to Customize theme.

    In Theme editor, at the top of the page, use the dropdown to select a page that contains a Collection banner section. For example, select Collections > Default collection.


    The section is available only on default collection pages.

  2. From the side menu, select Collection banner.

    The Collection banner section selected in Theme editor

  3. Select a section setting described in the following table.

Setting nameDescription
WidthSelect the Width options to set the width of the section's banner image to Full width or Content width. Full width uses the entire width of the section, and Content width uses the width of the section's content area.
Crop imageUse the Crop image dropdown to set the shape of the banner image inside the section. The options are: No crop, Portrait, Square, Landscape, Super wide, and Letterbox.
Overlay collection titleSelect the checkbox Overlay collection title to show/hide the collection's title text inside the section. With this setting enabled, the collection's title text is displayed on the banner image.
Overlay text colorUse the Overlay text color options to specify a color for overlay text inside the section. Set the text color to use the section's color scheme color for Primary, Secondary or Tertiary text. Alternatively, set the text color to White or Black. Refer to Colors. The setting applies to overlaid title text when the Overlay collection title option is enabled.
Custom CSSSelect Custom CSS. In the box, enter custom CSS styles to apply only to the current section. Refer to Shopify help: Add custom CSS. To apply custom styles to your entire online store, refer to Theme settings > Custom CSS.