Anyone who knows me as a front-end developer, knows how much I dislike InVision (though really, it's all those type tools - Zeplin, SketchCloud, Figma, etc). I might keep a little archive of my tweets about it here.
Sketch file complaining that it is missing fonts? Need to have Ionicons installed on your system so you can see what icons are being used in Sketch? Read on my friends...
I have a card component with a title, image, text, and link. How come all my card variants are inheriting all the values from the default one? Short answer, you don't. It's a feature, not a bug.
What would make for a first-class, enterprise-ready, front-end development team?
Yes, I know, there's more than one way to integrate PatternLab with Drupal. Here's how I create a card component and map it to Drupal.
To the future
or to the past, to a time when thought is free, to the next time when I need to get the value of file field to use as a variable in Drupal 8 with Twig.
I'm sometimes asked for an overview of my general approach to PatternLab. Simple: put everything for each component in the same directory!
Mission: you have 2 fields in a Drupal paragraph bundle, one a node reference field and one a boolean field. Show certain fields in the referenced node depending on the value of the boolean field.
Implementing designs is tricky at the best of times. But you, as a designer, can make life easier.
Stop me if this sounds familiar - "the website is not the same as the designs"!