UI/UX design + front-end development

Posts by M

Design systems behind the scenes

I really loved this writeup on building the new Airbnb design system. Of interest: the fact that they consciously went against atomic design and created components instead of atoms + molecules, because in practice the latter “opens the door for all sorts of disjointed experiences”. I found that to be the case when working with…

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I’ve been waiting for a chance to see your face

It’s either I talk in variants of omggggg asldkhsadlksaf omggggg or go on about the importance of x-height and the beautiful art of thoughtful careful kerning, there is no middle ground. right now: wrangling CSS after two hours going through Typekit

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