May 25, 2022🧬 Against atomic design
The concept of atomic design has swept through the design community over the years; being the basis for many component library approaches. However, there's something about it that is more harmful than helpful.
May 12, 2022💰 Tokens as intents
Design tokens are ubiquitous in design systems and allow for individual values to be reused with a single name. What should that naming system be?
May 09, 2022🚀 Spacing solved
I've been on a journey to understand the way we think of space within a digital interface and I think I've reached a point of understanding that might help shift traditional approaches to something more systematic.
April 12, 2022📫 Fetching web component definitions
I've been using a technique for a few years which passively fetches a web component definition once it is discovered on a page.