1. Go to Catalog → Attributes → Manage Attributes. Click on Create new or edit the already created attribute.
  2. Select an attribute and you need to either select Filterable (with results) or Filterable (no results) at “Use In Layered Navigation” if your attribute is to be used for the specific category.
  3. Once you select an option for “Use In Layered Navigation” you will see another option pops up below as “Use for specific categories”.
    • Select Yes → If an Attribute is required for only a specific category and you will see a box below with a list of categories listed. You can select all the categories in which you want your attribute to be displayed and the attribute will be visible only for those specific categories.
    • Select No → If you wish to use your attribute for all the categories and the attribute will be visible for all the categories.
  4. You can select all the categories in which you want your attribute to be displayed and the attribute will be visible only for those specific categories at the front end in Layered Navigation.