Pick of The Week
Atomic Design by Brad Frost
Let this book introduce you to the ways of Atomic Design.
"And then Brad Frost the front-end developer started talking like Brad Frost the chemist." Thinking about websites and interfaces as atoms and molecules and organisms can change the way we think about responsive design.
The Best of The Rest
Each Screen isn't a Special Snowflake: Brad Frost on Design Systems
Some more insights from Brad Frost.
King of design systems talks with Invision on how design systems provide a mental model to help us think about user interfaces in a more systematic, hierarchical way (and why this will help you gain solid ground to stand on.)
Shh! Don’t Tell Them There’s No Magic In Design Thinking
Design thinking; it's a process, not the end stage.
When non-designers think of design, they simply think of making things look pretty, which is why the phrase "design thinking" can magically solve all of their problems. And please, don't tell them there isn't any magic in design thinking.
Dropbox’s Rebrand Will Probably be Successful Whether you Like The Design or Not
Dropbox's redesign is... interesting.
With good intentions and a probable road to success, Dropbox have created a new design which will most likely last, despite some of the questionable choices made within the redesign.
Powerful Start in Sketch - Design+Code
Strong foundations for your Sketch workflow.
The more solid your workflow process, the better your work will be. With Sketch's vast amount of plugins and resources, we can constantly solve pain points with new plugin releases, and refine our workflow with better techniques.
One More Thing
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