Archive for the ‘pattern library’ Category

Your Sketch library is not a design system redux

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I really like this post by Brad Frost about what is and isn’t a design system, particularly when he de-emphasizes the importance of tools when it comes to that sort of work : ...components living inside static design tools like Sketch isn’t itself...

Sketching in the Browser

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Mark Dalgleish details how his team at seek tried to build a library of React components that could then be translated into Sketch documents. Why is that important though? Well, Mark describes the problems that his team faced like this: ...most design...

Inclusive Components

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Heydon Pickering with a new project: A blog trying to be a pattern library. Each post explores the design of a robust, accessible interface component. Just one post so far on Toggle Buttons, but it's a doozy. Direct Link to Article — Permalink In...

Building & Maintaining OUI (Optimizely’s UI Library): Part 1/2

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The following is a guest post by Tom Genoni. Tom is going to introduce us to the thinking and process behind Optimizely's new UI library / Sass framework. Part 2, by Daniel O'Connor, looks at some of the technical and integration bits. When I first sta...