Sketch Tutorial

Text Styles Mastery with Sketch 52+

Use text styles to create an effective type system compatible with components overrides.

Bunin Dmitriy
Oct 29, 2018 · 6 min read

Creating the primary set of styles

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IBM Plex Sans. https://fonts.google.com/specimen/IBM+Plex+Sans
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Hint: If you can’t change the vertical alignment, increase selected layers height by 1 digit and then drop it by 1.
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Hint: Use shortcut ⌃⌘R to call up the Rename It menu, and ⌃⌘S to generate styles with Styles Generator.
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And it’s done! All styles are ready and easily accessible! Meh.

Text styles and symbol overrides

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Nested text layer resizing constraints.
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Hint: By adding an icon to the right side you can handle more button/input variations.
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Making the full use of predefined top / bottom boundaries, and the vertical alignment trick. 👆

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Original shot: https://dribbble.com/shots/5461577-Text-Styles-Bundle-for-Sketch

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