Jeremy Bloom described his journey working on the “Percolate Next” UI. This post contains lots of practical advice from his lesson learned and is an insightful read.
On the Invision blog David Martin addresse good points about the business value of a design system. In case you need some arguments to convince your boss or client – here you go!
no matter the size of the company, a design system will allow you to iterate faster, will strengthen your brand image, and will allow you to scale in the future.
In this rather technical post Kyle Gach explains how to implement themeable design tokens. He uses the Saleforce library Theo to abstract the variables and values for the themes.
Aaron Adler shows how to render Material Design components to Sketch. He combines create-react-app, Material Design and html-sketchapp to produce a Sketch symbol library from code.
These tools get us closer to the long-planned designer-developer singularity, in which visual designs are smoothly and precisely assimilated into the codebase.