“A style guide or style manual is a set of standards for the writing and design of documents, either for general use or for a specific publication, organization or field.
The implementation of a style guide provides uniformity in style and formatting within a document and across multiple documents.”
Here are some examples of style guides being used out there in the wild.
- Clearleft Styleguide
- Mailchimp Patterns
- Code for America
- A Pattern Apart
- Style Tiles
- Style Guide Boilerplate
- Barnard Levit Style Guide
- Starbucks - Mockups
- Starbucks - Style Guide
- Design Systems: Building for the Future
Keep it simple and consistent.
- A really good example from Font Shop