Create a product with variants (size,color) trough the API

binarycoder
Shopify Partner
1 0 0

Hello,

I am trying to create an app to send products to Shopify, but I had an issue while trying to create a product with variations size and color.

I am using option1 for size and option2 for color. when I go to Shopify to see the product I don't see the color, just option1.

You can see the JSON request here:

 


{
    "product": {
        "title": "Tommy Bahama Women's Petra Kaftan",
        "body_html": "<br><b>DESCRIPTION:</b><br>Be bold this pool season in the Tommy Bahama Petra Kaftan.  <br><br> <b>FEATURES:</b><li>Scoop neckline </li><li>Keyhole button closure on front </li><li>Flutter sleeves</li><li>Drawstring at waist</li><li>100% viscose </li><li>Hand wash </li><li>Styled with Marysia bikini top Style # ST028 and bikini bottom Style # SB028. Model is wearing size small cover-up, bikini top, and bikini bottom. </li>    ",
        "vendor": "TOMMY BAHAMA",
        "product_type": "Tommy Bahama Women's Petra Kaftan",
        "variants": [{
            "option1": "L",
            "option2": "KINGDOMBLUE",
            "price": 128,
            "sku": "410011385421",
            "inventory_management": "shopify",
            "requires_shipping": "true",
            "taxable": "true",
            "inventory_quantity": "1",
            "barcode": "023793593320"
        }, {
            "option1": "M",
            "option2": "KINGDOMBLUE",
            "price": 128,
            "sku": "410011385414",
            "inventory_management": "shopify",
            "requires_shipping": "true",
            "taxable": "true",
            "inventory_quantity": "2",
            "barcode": "023793593313"
        }, {
            "option1": "S",
            "option2": "KINGDOMBLUE",
            "price": 128,
            "sku": "410011385407",
            "inventory_management": "shopify",
            "requires_shipping": "true",
            "taxable": "true",
            "inventory_quantity": "2",
            "barcode": "023793593306"
        }, {
            "option1": "XL",
            "option2": "KINGDOMBLUE",
            "price": 128,
            "sku": "410011385438",
            "inventory_management": "shopify",
            "requires_shipping": "true",
            "taxable": "true",
            "inventory_quantity": "1",
            "barcode": "023793593337"
        }, {
            "option1": "XS",
            "option2": "KINGDOMBLUE",
            "price": 128,
            "sku": "410011385391",
            "inventory_management": "shopify",
            "requires_shipping": "true",
            "taxable": "true",
            "inventory_quantity": "1",
            "barcode": "023793593290"
        }],
        "images": [{
            "src": "http:\/\/cdn.magentosite.com\/media\/catalog\/product\/t\/w\/tw315511-kingdomblue.jpg"
        }]
    }
}

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Busfox
Shopify Staff
Shopify Staff
619 48 94

Hi there,

You will need to set your options in the API call you are making. Here's what that would look like:

"options": [{"name": "Size", "values": ["XS","S","M","L","XL"]}, {"name": "Colour", "values": ["KINGDOMBLUE"]}]

Can you try adding that to your call and let me know if you have trouble?

Cheers,

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Atiq
New Member
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Following error throw when i set size value 0.

 {"errors":{"base":["The variant 'Blue / 0' already exists. Please change at least one option value."]}}

"options": [{"name": "Size", "values": ["0","2","4","6","8"]}, {"name": "Colour", "values": ["KINGDOMBLUE"]}]

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Sansaar
Tourist
11 1 1

I am Request Sent But Showing these ERROR.  Where I am Wrong in Request 

stdClass Object
(
    [errors] => stdClass Object
        (
            [options] => Array
                (
                    [0] => is invalid
                )

            [name] => Array
                (
                    [0] => can't be blank
                )

        )

)

my Request Data is:

 

<pre>{
    "product": {
        "title": "Tommy Bahama Women's Petra Kaftan",
        "body_html": "<br><b>DESCRIPTION:</b><br>Be bold this pool season in the Tommy Bahama Petra Kaftan.  <br><br> <b>FEATURES:</b><li>Scoop neckline </li><li>Keyhole button closure on front </li><li>Flutter sleeves</li><li>Drawstring at waist</li><li>100% viscose </li><li>Hand wash </li><li>Styled with Marysia bikini top Style # ST028 and bikini bottom Style # SB028. Model is wearing size small cover-up, bikini top, and bikini bottom. </li>    ",
        "vendor": "TOMMY BAHAMA",
        "product_type": "Tommy Bahama Women's Petra Kaftan",
"options": [{"name": "Size", "values": ["XS","S","M","L","XL"]}, {"name": "Color", "values": ["KINGDOMBLUE"]}],
        "variants": [{
            "option1": "L",
            "option2": "KINGDOMBLUE",
            "price": 128,
            "sku": "410011385421",
            "inventory_management": "shopify",
            "requires_shipping": "true",
            "taxable": "true",
            "inventory_quantity": "1",
            "barcode": "023793593320"
        }, {
            "option1": "M",
            "option2": "KINGDOMBLUE",
            "price": 128,
            "sku": "410011385414",
            "inventory_management": "shopify",
            "requires_shipping": "true",
            "taxable": "true",
            "inventory_quantity": "2",
            "barcode": "023793593313"
        }, {
            "option1": "S",
            "option2": "KINGDOMBLUE",
            "price": 128,
            "sku": "410011385407",
            "inventory_management": "shopify",
            "requires_shipping": "true",
            "taxable": "true",
            "inventory_quantity": "2",
            "barcode": "023793593306"
        }, {
            "option1": "XL",
            "option2": "KINGDOMBLUE",
            "price": 128,
            "sku": "410011385438",
            "inventory_management": "shopify",
            "requires_shipping": "true",
            "taxable": "true",
            "inventory_quantity": "1",
            "barcode": "023793593337"
        }, {
            "option1": "XS",
            "option2": "KINGDOMBLUE",
            "price": 128,
            "sku": "410011385391",
            "inventory_management": "shopify",
            "requires_shipping": "true",
            "taxable": "true",
            "inventory_quantity": "1",
            "barcode": "023793593290"
        }],
        "images": [{
            "src": "http:\/\/cdn.magentosite.com\/media\/catalog\/product\/t\/w\/tw315511-kingdomblue.jpg"
        }]
    }
}</pre>

 

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