Product Design + Life Hacks
“My mockups in sketch are generally off by a few pixels from the code and that’s okay. The code is the source of truth.”
Takeaway: Introduce spatial convention with a grid, but don’t stop there. Align a grid’s margins, gutters, and column values with deeper spatial concepts woven through an entire component library.
Takeaway: Name space options simply, using a scale like t-shirt sizes to create a language people can remember and apply accurately. If you try more descriptive labels, be prepared for teammates to respond “Small, medium, large, please.”