I have created configurable swatches for color attribute in my custom theme.The color swatch is displayed in product list page. But it is not displaying in product details page.Kindly anyone guide me to solve my issue.

  • Just to be sure, it's Magento 1.9, right? Jan 4, 2016 at 7:40
  • yes. It is magento
    – Ramya
    Jan 4, 2016 at 7:50

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If the custom theme is not built upon rwd/default, configurable swatches of Magento will not work with it. Even if it is, it seems to override the product page templates without adding the configurable swatches feature.

You have several options:

  • Yea My custom theme is built upon rwd.
    – Ramya
    Jan 4, 2016 at 7:57

I found the answer. The problem was in stylesheet. It was like,

.product-options dl:first-child: display: none !important;

Now I changed it to

.product-options dl:first-child: display: block !important; 

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