Researching Design Systems
Dan takes a deep dive into some existing design systems before embarking on a large project and shares his thoughts and findings.
Stop designing interfaces, Start designing experiences
Nicolas from BlaBlaCar discusses how they've cut down their "sketch to code" time by around 50% by creating reusable (Lego) Blocks of the UI elements
Documentation: Writing it is the Worst, Having it is the Best
I am a big fan of documentation and having something so I can actually RTFM. Here Ben goes through 5 things that could discourage us from writing docs and how to work around them,
Sketch Workflow — Atomic Symbols
My client has been murmuring about creating the component library we're working in in Sketch files. This workflow is going to be something I'm sure we will be looking at.
preview your library of patterns and manipulate their content via schemas to create a neat development tool and pattern library from Micah Godbolt.
A Simple Pattern Library
Here's a small, neat front-end pattern library template from Tim Murtaugh at MonkeyDo.
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Designing Systems (slides and notes)
Looking at these slides I reckon Paul gave a Nottingham a fantastic first run of his talk on designing systems. This pdf includes his notes too.