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Create awesome styles- Nucleus - Living style guide generator

Another style guide generator that parses comments in CSS.

Fractal v1.0 | Clearleft

Mark sets the scene for Fractal, the fantastic tool he’s built for generating pattern libraries.

This 1.0 release is just a start; it hopefully provides a solid foundation on which we (and anyone else who wants to contribute) can build and expand on in the future.

Exciting!

Fractal Documentation

This is the tool that we use at Clearleft to generate pattern libraries. It’s pretty damn cool. Mark built it. It’s pretty damn cool.

Making And Maintaining Atomic Design Systems With Pattern Lab 2 – Smashing Magazine

A walkthrough of what’s new in Pattern Lab 2. It’s really interesting to see the convergent evolution of ideas here with what’s brewing in Fractal at Clearleft.

Astrum - A lightweight pattern library for any project

One more tool for making pattern libraries. This one looks fairly simple and straightforward.

» Introducing Drizzle Cloud Four Blog

A new pattern library tool, this time from the smart people at Cloud Four. It’s called Drizzle and it started life as a fork of Fabricator.

Responsive Image Breakpoints Generator by Cloudinary

A very handy tool for figuring out breakpoints for responsive images.

Upload an image in its largest size, play around with the settings, and then generate the breakpoints, the markup, and the resized images for each breakpoint.

SpaceHolder – A space-themed image placeholder service.

We’ve got Space Ipsum for text. Now we have SpaceHolder for images.

briangonzalez/fontprep

The missing font generator for Mac OS X.

Very handy for subsetting fonts for the web. It doesn’t (yet) export WOFF2 unfortunately.

Manifest generator

A handy tool for helping you generate a JSON manifest file for your site. You’ll need one of those if you want Android devices to provide an “add to home screen” prompt.

Arbitrary Number Generator

Need an arbitrary—but not random—number? Here you go.

No numbers available? Top up the stock by providing some arbitrary numbers.

What Should I Design? - the design prompt generator

Get your next design game off to a quick start with this handy generator of nonsensical-yet-vaguely-plausible product ideas.

jrcryer/generator-pattern-primer

Nice! A Yeoman generator for scaffolding your own pattern primer.

(Those are just words, aren’t they? Y’know, as opposed to a sentence that would actually make sense to most right-thinking people.)

Benedict Cumberbatch Name Generator

I bet you’re going to just keep clicking and clicking and clicking…

Instant artist statement: Arty Bollocks Generator

Don’t let James Bridle get a hold of this.

UX Job Title Generator

Like @jeremysjob, but specifically for UX roles.

Where is STML?

Any sufficiently advanced Markov chain is indistinguishable from James Bridle.

NoisePNG - Generate noisy PNG-images with alpha-transparency

If you’re adding some noise texture to your backgrounds, this little service might be handy. I usually base-64 encode these kinds of background images: it would be nice to see that added as an option here.

Quora eBooks

Markov-generated Quora questions …far more entertaining than actual Quora questions.

Avería – The Average Font

An algorithmically-generated font sounds like a terrible idea but I actually quite like the end result.