The five best design links, every weekday

Date: 2021/03/11

2021 Redesign or: How I Learned to Stop Art Directing and Love the Blog

My blog has always been a bit of a hot mess.

Why Does a Design Look Good?

Visually aesthetic designs use consistent typography, establish a clear hierarchy, utilize a refined color palette, and align to a grid.

The Power of Composition with CSS Variables

How leveraging CSS variable composition and HSLA colors helped me build a more efficient way to theme my apps and rely less on CSS-in-JS.

A Look Back on 20 Years of The Skins Factory

A written and visual history of the 20 year old UI/UX design studio.

Digging Into CSS Logical Properties

How to use CSS logical properties to build multi-directional web layouts.