Step 1: Choose the Attribute Set
The first step is to choose the attribute set, which is used as a template for the product record.
The product in this example is based on the Default attribute set, which includes a standard of
set of fields that can be used for most products.
1. On the Admin menu, go to Catalog > Manage Products.
2. In the upper-right corner of the Manage Products page, click the Add Product button.
3. In the Create Product Settings section, do the following:
a. Accept the “default” Attribute Set, or select another.
b. Set Product Type to “Simple,” and click the Continue button.