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Design Systems

Photocomposition in action
Photocomposition in action

How to create a design system

The autonomy of design systems like material design and how one can start to build their own.

A design system is a set of principles that helps guide designers trying to navigate a platform, environment or ecosystem. Sometimes they impose restrictions and force rules, but a good set will always seek to guide. Design principles are not a new thing, Roman architect Vitruvius had three golden rules for great architecture;

  • Durability (Firmatis ): The building should be robust and remain in good condition.
  • Utility (Utilitas): The building …