Creating a Maintainable UI Pattern Library
Sue Ann talks about bit.ly's new pattern library, and what approaches and things they thought about whilst creating it for it to also be maintainable.
And You Thought Buttons Were Easy?
Needing to 'sell' the idea of a design system within your company, maybe start with buttons.
👀 Interesting Reads
How to design Clarity Icons – Clarity Design System – Medium
Lilia looks at how they've design the icons for VMWare's Clarity design system
Lingo - a design system manager for Sketch
Lingo is here to help design teams ensure consistency at scale. Here's an introduction post
The Bitly Styleguide
Here's the UI Pattern Library for bit.ly
🎧 🎥 📊 Audio / Video / Slides
Design Systems and Creativity: Unlikely Allies
Sophie Shepherd and Brad Frost discuss various aspects of design systems with Jeremy from Aquent Gymnasium in this video interview.
Design Systems are Messy
Nic shares insights from constructing a design system at wix, focusing on the challenges of implementing a system in a multi-product team company.