ideas (2015 –– 2023)

i build my ideas. here are 509 ideas i've designed, built, or thought about.

by @jsngr

✨ draw an interface in space on visionOS with AI

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

i designed this button for something real today

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

✨ draw and build a web app on your phone with AI

Sunday, November 26th, 2023

latent consistency model speedrun in @figma

Monday, November 20th, 2023

experimenting with realtime latent consistency models in @figma

Sunday, November 19th, 2023

let's use design system components to design a sign up screen that builds itself with AI using the ✨ Build it button in @figma

Sunday, November 19th, 2023

generating a drawing tool with AI inside of a drawing tool with the ✨ Build it button in FigJam

Sunday, November 19th, 2023

sketch or design anything and turn it into a functional prototype with the ✨ Build it button inside of @figma and FigJam

Friday, November 17th, 2023

newsletter ideas

Sunday, October 29th, 2023

i’ve been hacking on genmoji, an emoji generator app 😄

built with SwiftUI, using @replicate models, inspired by @pondorasti

Thursday, October 5th, 2023

this is the Action Button settings screen if Apple didn't care about the details

Thursday, September 14th, 2023

double vision

Saturday, June 24th, 2023

Thursday, June 22nd, 2023

🌐 meet ChatHTTP, an experimental browser that let’s you chat with the web

built with SwiftUI

Saturday, June 10th, 2023

Introducing the new

Thursday, May 25th, 2023

set the iOS system accent color 🎨

Saturday, May 6th, 2023


Tuesday, April 4th, 2023

a chat-based web browser where you ask a site questions and tell it what you want to accomplish

raw notes:

Wednesday, March 29th, 2023

i call this the Dynamic Interface

raw notes:

Wednesday, March 29th, 2023


Saturday, March 25th, 2023

Friday, March 24th, 2023

trying something new

future @diagram unveilings on

🎵 tunes: @Poolsuite
📱 dock: @figma @trycampsite @onuniverse

Thursday, March 9th, 2023

i built a reflective ui 🪩

Sunday, March 5th, 2023


Friday, March 3rd, 2023

Apple Pay to Unlock

Sunday, February 19th, 2023

i watch it on repeat when i can

Wednesday, February 15th, 2023

Thursday, February 9th, 2023

it was over 2.5 years ago that i first started exploring design + AI

today, we’re introducing a preview of, your AI design companion in Figma from @diagram

Thursday, February 9th, 2023

built with SwiftUI

Thursday, January 19th, 2023

Friday, January 6th, 2023

talk to figma in, one of our magic spell explorations

Friday, January 6th, 2023

3D @diagram by @pixelbeat

Thursday, January 5th, 2023


Thursday, January 5th, 2023

Wednesday, January 4th, 2023

🐛 the best developer tool for @figma just dropped. introducing Debugger from @diagram and @alexwidua

Tuesday, December 13th, 2022

Monday, December 12th, 2022

a few icons from UI-AI Hieroglyph, @diagram's generative icon model

tip jar
boom box

Monday, December 12th, 2022

2022 was just the start @diagram

Friday, December 9th, 2022

✨ get intelligent copy suggestions inline while you type in @figma

Tuesday, December 6th, 2022

slide 35

Tuesday, December 6th, 2022

Look and see for yourself:

Thursday, December 1st, 2022

Friday, November 25th, 2022

let's have some fun with AI-designed icons in Figma from

drop your prompt 👇

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2022

one, two, three

Monday, November 21st, 2022

Monday, November 21st, 2022

Thursday, November 17th, 2022


Thursday, November 17th, 2022

Friday, November 11th, 2022

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2022

Tuesday, November 1st, 2022

Wednesday, October 26th, 2022

Wednesday, October 19th, 2022

a magical design tool powered by AI for @figma is coming soon from @diagram

Monday, October 17th, 2022

draggable island

Saturday, October 8th, 2022

Tuesday, October 4th, 2022

Tuesday, September 27th, 2022


Tuesday, September 27th, 2022

dynamic address bar

Sunday, September 11th, 2022

dynamic home button

Sunday, September 11th, 2022

Saturday, September 10th, 2022

Dynamic Island mini

Wednesday, September 7th, 2022


Monday, September 5th, 2022


Friday, September 2nd, 2022


Monday, August 29th, 2022

late night imessage

Thursday, August 25th, 2022

automator notes


Friday, August 19th, 2022

a private space for your design team from @diagram

Wednesday, July 20th, 2022


Sunday, July 10th, 2022


Sunday, July 10th, 2022

the entire suite of lil widgets is now available for @figma ✨

Tuesday, June 28th, 2022


Friday, June 24th, 2022

a favorite detail from is a lil interactive demo by @alexwidua

Thursday, June 23rd, 2022


Friday, June 10th, 2022

Wednesday, June 8th, 2022

metadata for uploads to designOS

Monday, June 6th, 2022

my favorite thing is making lil abstracted views of my designs

Friday, June 3rd, 2022 beta

Friday, June 3rd, 2022

Thursday, June 2nd, 2022

coming soon

Monday, May 23rd, 2022

extend your design with code

Monday, May 16th, 2022 in the dark

Wednesday, May 11th, 2022

Check it out →

Tuesday, May 10th, 2022

accessing the camera in a Figma prototype with

Monday, May 9th, 2022

Monday, May 9th, 2022

seed deck for @diagram

less words, more visuals

Saturday, May 7th, 2022

Prototyper Preview

Saturday, May 7th, 2022

Thursday, May 5th, 2022 from @diagram

Wednesday, May 4th, 2022

Saturday, April 30th, 2022

this was made in figma with

Friday, April 29th, 2022

this was made in figma with

Thursday, April 28th, 2022

this was made in figma with

Wednesday, April 27th, 2022

a lil video update on using the power of code to prototype inside of figma

Tuesday, April 26th, 2022

design and code

Monday, April 25th, 2022

this was made in figma with

Sunday, April 24th, 2022

ui that doesn’t make sense pt. 1:

a music player as an email client

Saturday, April 23rd, 2022

designing a plugin

Saturday, April 23rd, 2022

powerful prototyping with code in @figma is coming soon from @diagram

Thursday, April 21st, 2022


Wednesday, April 20th, 2022

this was made in figma

Friday, April 15th, 2022

this was made in figma

Wednesday, April 13th, 2022

this was made in figma

Tuesday, April 12th, 2022

cinema studio display

Monday, April 11th, 2022

this was made in figma

Sunday, April 10th, 2022

trackpad heatmap

Monday, April 4th, 2022

iPad Studio

Friday, March 25th, 2022

Apple ID

Thursday, March 24th, 2022

the buttons of social

Wednesday, March 23rd, 2022

Modern Mailbox

Figma Community →

Friday, March 11th, 2022

Tuesday, March 8th, 2022

Using Figma as a playground to build design tools on top of an infinitely scaleable, realtime multiplayer canvas has changed everything for me.

Here's a thread of my experiments to show you what's possible, to learn from, and plugins to install 👇

Saturday, March 5th, 2022


Wednesday, March 2nd, 2022

iphone runs os x

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2022

Learning SwiftUI unleashed creativity inside of me like no language ever has and brought joy back to building user interfaces.

Here's a thread of my experiments to show you what's possible, to learn from, and code to remix👇

Saturday, February 19th, 2022

🎨 i remade a modern MacPaint using @tldraw

paint here →

Thursday, February 17th, 2022

a lil experiment with @shivkanthb @SiddDevs

Wednesday, February 16th, 2022

automatically fill icons with each of your color styles in Figma using

Tuesday, February 8th, 2022

Tuesday, February 8th, 2022

Phone app

Monday, February 7th, 2022

it was lots of fun to build the new site so that anyone can explore and download automations from the community

Monday, February 7th, 2022

split screen

Sunday, February 6th, 2022


Sunday, February 6th, 2022

Tuesday, February 1st, 2022

one of my favorite details in v1.1.0 was building a console to interface directly with the Figma Plugin API

Monday, January 31st, 2022

Monday, January 31st, 2022

🖼 an automation with that listens for images dropped on the @figma canvas and:
• mass renames them
• places them in a frame with a border
• adds export settings

in less than 1 second

Monday, January 31st, 2022


Friday, January 28th, 2022

design smarter

Thursday, January 27th, 2022

Mask ID

Thursday, January 27th, 2022

Dropping soon ☄️

Wednesday, January 26th, 2022


Tuesday, January 25th, 2022

I’m so excited to share that starting today anyone can try for free

and there’s a new site 👇

Monday, January 24th, 2022

Polishing Cloth NFT

Monday, January 24th, 2022


Saturday, January 22nd, 2022

what designers are saying

Saturday, January 22nd, 2022

profile pictures: a visual history

Thursday, January 20th, 2022

Thursday, January 20th, 2022

Wednesday, January 19th, 2022

Tuesday, January 18th, 2022

go from messy → clean in Figma with

this automation groups your main components together automatically for you

Tuesday, January 18th, 2022

iPhone trackpad

Monday, January 17th, 2022

automatically pull data from Airtable into Figma with

Saturday, January 15th, 2022


Thursday, January 13th, 2022

Thursday, January 13th, 2022

watching the data roll in is fascinating to get a small glimpse into what people are automating in Figma

lots of grabbing your current selection, searching for layers, creating frames and text, and repositioning

Wednesday, January 12th, 2022

lil words is a SwiftUI adaptation of Wordle by @powerlanguish

🟢 Available to play on TestFlight →

Wednesday, January 12th, 2022

Wednesday, January 12th, 2022

automatically flip between light and dark semantic color styles with

Tuesday, January 11th, 2022

lil wordle for iOS soon

Monday, January 10th, 2022

automatically generate a style guide for your design system in Figma with

Saturday, January 8th, 2022


Thursday, January 6th, 2022

non-fungible ads

Wednesday, January 5th, 2022

using a text layer as a data source to generate user cards in Figma with

Wednesday, January 5th, 2022


Monday, January 3rd, 2022

crypto card

Monday, January 3rd, 2022


Monday, January 3rd, 2022

an automation that finds components with detached fill styles in your design system with

Friday, December 31st, 2021

an automation that labels your design system components with

Thursday, December 30th, 2021

Introducing the iOS Starter Pack – a bundle of beautiful, functional iOS apps built with SwiftUI to get you started

Buy the bundle for $49 →

Tuesday, December 28th, 2021

starter pack

Monday, December 27th, 2021

an automation to outline the spec of a design in Figma with

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2021



Wednesday, December 22nd, 2021

iPod Wallet

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2021

Figma for Nintendo Switch

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2021

the web: a visual history

Tuesday, December 21st, 2021


Tuesday, December 21st, 2021


Monday, December 20th, 2021

Monday, December 20th, 2021

NFT vending machine

Saturday, December 18th, 2021

lil wallet is now available for everyone on TestFlight

get it on @AppAirport

Friday, December 17th, 2021

a lil video update about lil wallet

Thursday, December 16th, 2021

an automation that turns your selection into placeholder elements with

Thursday, December 16th, 2021

Floppy Wallet

Monday, December 13th, 2021

reputation on-chain

Monday, December 13th, 2021

one at a time

Monday, December 13th, 2021

turn up the love

Monday, December 13th, 2021

I'm not a robot

Sunday, December 12th, 2021

remember me

Sunday, December 12th, 2021

 Crypto

Thursday, December 9th, 2021

an automation to add 1px divider lines automatically with

Wednesday, December 8th, 2021

lil empty states

Saturday, December 4th, 2021

Figma 2021 Wrapped

Saturday, December 4th, 2021

what if apps had tickers

Saturday, December 4th, 2021

how it's made

Thursday, December 2nd, 2021

customize lil wallet

Sunday, November 28th, 2021

lil objects in lil wallet

Friday, November 26th, 2021

long press, save photo

Friday, November 26th, 2021


Tuesday, November 23rd, 2021

digital objects

Monday, November 22nd, 2021

secure the bag

Sunday, November 21st, 2021

touch, face, wallet

Saturday, November 20th, 2021


Saturday, November 20th, 2021

object in window was harder to build than it appears

Wednesday, November 17th, 2021

it's so valuable during the private beta to capture early insights on use cases

here are the most frequently added actions inside of automations

Monday, November 15th, 2021

iterating on @tricycleai feedback

Monday, November 15th, 2021

add a lil color again

Saturday, November 13th, 2021


Saturday, November 13th, 2021

an automation to add a custom comment bubble to your selection with 📝

Friday, November 12th, 2021

an automation that generates QR codes from url's in text layers with

Friday, November 12th, 2021

introduced a new action to based on feedback in the private beta ✨

"ask for input" prompts you to provide a value so your automations can be even more dynamic. here's an automation that scales by a number provided in the input

Thursday, November 11th, 2021

AirPlay: CarPlay for Airplanes

Tuesday, November 9th, 2021

for lil fun

Tuesday, November 9th, 2021

imagining a native "cmd + k" in iOS apps

Monday, November 8th, 2021

lil generative automation

made an automation with to convert ~200 lines worth of plugin code into ~20 actions

Monday, November 8th, 2021

rainbow wallet

Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021

watchOS 8.2 beta tells you gm

Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021

Tuesday, November 2nd, 2021

Here's a look at the Automator Community in Figma where you can explore automations created by others and remix them to work for you.

Monday, November 1st, 2021

everyone's trying to "hide the notch"

so I made a Mac app called "Split Screen" to do just that:

Wednesday, October 27th, 2021

Here's a lil video update demoing the power of creating one-off automations in Automator for @figmadesign to save you a bunch of time

Part 1:

Tuesday, October 26th, 2021

Monday, October 25th, 2021

Here's a thread on some of the automations I've put together in Automator from @tricycleai ranging from simple to complex 👇

Saturday, October 23rd, 2021

here's the code for lil dice, a FigJam widget to roll a dice

code →

install →

Tuesday, October 19th, 2021

Introducing lil widgets for FigJam from @figmadesign ✨

check the weather, do your todos, make a poll, chat with your team, and more all inside of FigJam

install here →

Tuesday, October 19th, 2021

oh so close

Monday, October 18th, 2021

the rumors have it all wrong

Monday, October 18th, 2021

Automator + Figma plugin parameters

Wednesday, October 13th, 2021

concept: what if a collaborative design tool was structured like Figma meets Discord with channels you can jump around in and jam with your team

Saturday, October 2nd, 2021

a lil video update on lil widgets for FigJam ✨

check out a preview of lil chat, lil news, lil notes, lil poll, lil stocks, lil todo, and lil weather

Wednesday, September 29th, 2021

A lil video update for Fig - your virtual design assistant inside of Figma by @tricycleai

Thursday, September 23rd, 2021


Thursday, September 16th, 2021

My favorite set of actions in Automator are the scripting ones which are incredibly powerful

Thursday, September 16th, 2021

Tuesday, September 14th, 2021

Apple Calculator Watch

Monday, September 13th, 2021

physical qwerty

Friday, September 10th, 2021

Here's a lil video update for what I'm working at @tricycleai - Automator and Fig

Part 1:

Wednesday, September 8th, 2021


Tuesday, September 7th, 2021

Tuesday, September 7th, 2021

Some of my favorite Figma automations I've been using with Automator:

- "Setup Pages" creates all of my named pages that I start with for each new file
- "Make iPhone frames" puts all of the popular iPhone frame sizes on the canvas

Friday, September 3rd, 2021

lil generative figma plugin for a project

Wednesday, September 1st, 2021

I'm working on lil todo, a collaborative realtime todo list widget for FigJam ✨

Here's the power of FigJam widgets: I've got two Figma windows open, and you can see how a team can collaborate in entirely new ways.

Monday, August 30th, 2021

For fun: a lil calculator FigJam widget

Friday, August 27th, 2021

The first two FigJam widgets I made since getting access to build them are the UI's for lil weather and lil stocks that will use lil APIs

Friday, August 27th, 2021

Here's Automator for Figma getting the weather forecast from the lil weather API ( and adjusting instances of a component based on the response

Thursday, August 26th, 2021

With Automator for Figma by @tricycleai, you can BYOP (build your own plugin) and make custom automations for your design workflows.

Here's a demo making an automation for FigJam to convert text selection into stickies.

Sign up for the waitlist →

Wednesday, August 25th, 2021

Magic Stickies is a plugin for FigJam as part of @tricycleai that generates idea stickies like magic based on a prompt ✨

Tuesday, August 24th, 2021

Meet Fig, your digital design assistant powered by @OpenAI Codex

Monday, August 23rd, 2021

Monday, August 23rd, 2021

I've been building a Figma plugin called Shortcuts as part of @tricycleai to create powerful automations for your Figma workflows.

This demo is a simple example, but you can imagine combining any set of actions together including fetching URLs, looping over selections, etc

Monday, August 16th, 2021

🕹 Using Joystick for Figma to play The Maze from @uxbly

The Maze:

Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021

Turn Figma into a video game at

Monday, August 2nd, 2021

Saturday, July 31st, 2021

This was Apple's plan to bring back the iPod the whole time...

Friday, July 30th, 2021

MagSafe Hard Drive (256GB)

Friday, July 30th, 2021

Can a Figma prototype automatically link itself up? ✨

Magic Link from @tricycleai coming soon

Friday, July 30th, 2021

Inspired by @joeyabanks, what if we had a Figma plugin similar to Shortcuts for iOS to automate your repetitive actions?

What kinds of things would you automate?

Wednesday, July 28th, 2021

Figma Pencil

Sunday, July 25th, 2021


Saturday, July 24th, 2021

Friday, July 23rd, 2021

Friday, July 23rd, 2021

A custom Mac app interface for Figma made in SwiftUI

Friday, July 23rd, 2021

a lil video update about the @AppAirport app ecosystem and how it works ✈️

Thursday, July 22nd, 2021

Thursday, July 22nd, 2021

Experimenting with a native iOS Figma canvas editor for @tricycleai

Thursday, July 22nd, 2021

Designer in Figma with

Tuesday, July 20th, 2021

here's a lil video update on lil resume

Thursday, July 8th, 2021

Coding the new from Figma to HTML/CSS in one minute (original length of 16 minutes)

Thursday, July 8th, 2021

iOS trackpad in SwiftUI for fun

Sunday, June 27th, 2021

iPod X

Saturday, June 26th, 2021

lilOS is a bundle of all the lil apps and it comes with @AppAirport installed ✨✈️

download →

Saturday, June 26th, 2021

Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021

Home Screen complications

Monday, June 21st, 2021

original Apple logo in SwiftUI

Wednesday, June 16th, 2021

Planning to open-source lil resume and release it on TestFlight as a resource for using new iOS 15 SwiftUI APIs

Sunday, June 13th, 2021

lil resume for iOS 15 SwiftUI practice

Friday, June 11th, 2021


Saturday, June 5th, 2021


Tuesday, June 1st, 2021

close your rings with Figma Fitness+

Wednesday, May 19th, 2021

people on the home screen

Saturday, May 15th, 2021

"The built-in SuperDrive lets you watch your favorite DVDs or create your own."

Monday, May 10th, 2021


Sunday, May 9th, 2021

Sunday, May 9th, 2021

lilOS on Airport.

Airport on lilOS.


Saturday, May 8th, 2021

❌ lil troublemaker

Wednesday, April 28th, 2021

Airport on lilOS soon? ✈️

Wednesday, April 28th, 2021

Xcode for iPad built in SwiftUI

Sunday, April 25th, 2021


Tuesday, April 20th, 2021


Wednesday, April 7th, 2021

introducing jamboard - own a part of this website for $1

each block is a Figma canvas. you can put whatever you want in it.

made possible by @onuniverse

Thursday, April 1st, 2021

figma docs

Wednesday, March 17th, 2021


Thursday, March 11th, 2021

Wednesday, March 10th, 2021

what if

Tuesday, March 9th, 2021

Magic Keyboard

Saturday, March 6th, 2021

user interfaces

Wednesday, March 3rd, 2021

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2021

App concept built with SwiftUI - chat and tasks with your team

Sunday, February 21st, 2021

trying to get two GPT-3 bots to have a conversation about bitcoin on Clubhouse rn with @shivkanthb 🤖

Sunday, February 21st, 2021

After an hour and 200 lines of the worst SwiftUI code I've ever written:

Saturday, February 20th, 2021

Friday, February 19th, 2021

SwiftUI experiment

Tuesday, February 16th, 2021

Sunday, February 14th, 2021

on the back burner

Sunday, February 14th, 2021

Friday, February 12th, 2021

Mac App

Thursday, February 11th, 2021

News app built in SwiftUI using the lil news API

code →
lil APIs →

Wednesday, February 10th, 2021

Kickoff if it existed in 2021

SwiftUI code →

Saturday, January 30th, 2021

Let's take a look at how Figma represents something as simple as a circle on the canvas in code ⚪️👇

Saturday, January 30th, 2021

what you see what i see

Saturday, January 30th, 2021

Saturday, January 30th, 2021

Flat image → interactive layers ✨

A Figma plugin to convert a flat image into text and shape layers on the canvas.

Saturday, January 23rd, 2021

we designed and built Represent in 2014 and it's still standing!

Friday, January 22nd, 2021

iOS Big Sur

Tuesday, January 19th, 2021

what if we had Time Machine on iOS?

Monday, January 18th, 2021

lil × Supreme

Monday, January 18th, 2021

Finder concept for iOS built in SwiftUI

code →

Monday, January 18th, 2021

Touch ID to unlock

Sunday, January 17th, 2021

Sunday, January 17th, 2021

lil box set - greatest hits

Sunday, January 17th, 2021

can you imagine?

Sunday, January 17th, 2021

Apple Fitness+ in AR?

Saturday, January 16th, 2021

what if we had widgets on the lock screen?

Friday, January 15th, 2021

Wednesday, January 13th, 2021

Finder built in SwiftUI for macOS

code →

Sunday, January 10th, 2021

lil camera is back:

Saturday, January 2nd, 2021

2021 Apple iBook

Friday, January 1st, 2021


Monday, December 21st, 2020

you can send an iMessage to lil computer at lilcomputer at icloud dot com

Monday, December 21st, 2020

🎵 lil music is an experimental TestFlight app to share music that you’re listening to

try it →

Sunday, December 20th, 2020

iOS 14 toast notification with animation built in SwiftUI

code →

Saturday, December 19th, 2020

Brain App

Monday, December 14th, 2020

lil computer is live streaming a blank Figma canvas at

🎨 everyone is welcome to draw on it →

Saturday, December 12th, 2020

lil stickers for + @InfiniteLoopX + @AppAirport

Friday, December 11th, 2020

SwiftUI challenge: recreate your Apple Watch face.

Code →

Saturday, December 5th, 2020

Congratulations to the 2020 @AppAirport Design Awards winners! ✈️

We're honored to celebrate the TestFlight apps and developers who inspired us with their unique and joyful app designs.

Friday, December 4th, 2020

call the lil hotline at (417) LIL-APPS (417-545-2777) 📞

To check the forecast from lil weather, press 1. To get the top stories from lil news, press 2.

Saturday, November 28th, 2020

iOS app welcome screen built in SwiftUI

code →

Wednesday, November 25th, 2020

iPhone 13 nano

Monday, November 23rd, 2020

 × lil

Sunday, November 22nd, 2020

who's interested in an SF Symbols SwiftUI app?

Sunday, November 22nd, 2020

Magic Layout plugin concept for Figma ✨

Automatically apply Auto Layout constraints and resizing to your layers.

Sunday, November 22nd, 2020

Saturday, November 21st, 2020

lil apps downloaded from the Mac App Store running on M1

Tuesday, November 17th, 2020

trying something new 🎵

Sunday, November 15th, 2020

if you've upgraded to Big Sur, check out some of my macOS Big Sur SwiftUI sample projects that you can run with Xcode including Rdio, Twitter, Messages, Figma and more from this summer

Friday, November 13th, 2020

Thursday, November 12th, 2020

code →

Thursday, November 12th, 2020

📲 iOS 14 onboarding built in SwiftUI

code →

Saturday, November 7th, 2020

Friday, November 6th, 2020


Tuesday, October 20th, 2020


Monday, October 19th, 2020

lil terminal

Monday, October 5th, 2020

let's make a calendar widget in 2 minutes with SwiftUI and Xcode 12

Saturday, October 3rd, 2020

▶️ Introducing Live Preview for Figma on iOS

Save your Figma prototypes for later to preview anytime. Now available on @AppAirport at

Saturday, September 12th, 2020

I’m gonna attempt to build an iOS app that works with my Live Preview plugin ( to save your Figma prototypes on your phone without needing to open Figma.

Challenge accepted @derlukasg

Monday, September 7th, 2020

Sunday edition of @AppAirport

More invites going out soon.

Sunday, September 6th, 2020

Example code editor app for macOS Big Sur built in SwiftUI

Code →

Sunday, September 6th, 2020 on @AppAirport

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020

2020 in app icons

Sunday, August 30th, 2020

app icon for an old app concept called "blockparty"

Sunday, August 30th, 2020

Instagram tap map

Sunday, August 30th, 2020

✈️ @AppAirport for Mac

Saturday, August 22nd, 2020

i think about this calendar concept a lot 🗓

Thursday, August 20th, 2020

Figma recently introduced the .rescale(number) function that matches the Scale Tool in the toolbar for plugins to use 🛠

Here's a plugin demo called Scale using it:

Thursday, August 20th, 2020

lil software makes lil hardware

Monday, August 17th, 2020

Introducing @AppAirport for Web ✈️

If you have the app, scan your boarding pass at

We'll be releasing it publicly soon. Sign up to be notified when it's ready on the site.

Sunday, August 16th, 2020

Design → description ✨

A GPT-3 × Figma plugin that describes your design to you.

Saturday, August 15th, 2020

Tuesday, August 11th, 2020

Only on Airport ™

Tuesday, August 11th, 2020


Monday, August 10th, 2020

First day of @AppAirport recap ✈️

📲 75+ apps
👥 500+ testers
👀 10k+ app views

500 more invites just went out!

Monday, August 10th, 2020

👀 @muzechat

Monday, August 10th, 2020

Sunday, August 9th, 2020

Tomorrow. ✈️

Sunday, August 9th, 2020

Saturday, August 8th, 2020

claim your boarding pass →

Friday, August 7th, 2020

Friday, August 7th, 2020

Friday, August 7th, 2020

Friday, August 7th, 2020

App Clip icons take on the outer most background of your app icon to create the dashed outline

Sunday, August 2nd, 2020

Apple TV Control Center in SwiftUI

Code →

Sunday, August 2nd, 2020


Saturday, August 1st, 2020

SwiftUiPod Classic

Code →

Monday, July 27th, 2020

Words → website ✨

A GPT-3 × Figma plugin that takes a URL and a description to mock up a website for you.

Saturday, July 25th, 2020

soon on TestFlight

Friday, July 24th, 2020

macOS Big Sur beta 3 also supports .redacted(reason: .placeholder) to generate placeholder views for any SwiftUI view ✨

Thursday, July 23rd, 2020

sound on

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2020

Made a GPT-3 messages app in SwiftUI to chat with interesting people

Tuesday, July 21st, 2020

Elon Musk × GPT-3 talking about the Master Plan

Tuesday, July 21st, 2020

After feeding it just one example, GPT-3 generates the SwiftUI code for an app that describes a weather forecast in New York:

Sunday, July 19th, 2020

GPT-3 generated everything beneath the dashed lines:

Saturday, July 18th, 2020

GPT-3 generating a script of Friends:

Saturday, July 18th, 2020

GPT-3 finishing Drake lyrics:

Saturday, July 18th, 2020

A convo with GPT-3 in a SwiftUI messages app 🤖

Saturday, July 18th, 2020

Next up with GPT-3: SwiftUI

Getting there.

Saturday, July 18th, 2020

This changes everything. 🤯

With GPT-3, I built a Figma plugin to design for you.

I call it "Designer"

Saturday, July 18th, 2020

About This Mac in SwiftUI

Code →

Saturday, July 18th, 2020

☀️ 🌑 inspired by @abduzeedo

code →

Friday, July 17th, 2020


code →

Thursday, July 16th, 2020

Health macOS Big Sur app built in SwiftUI

Code →

Tuesday, July 14th, 2020

Example macOS Big Sur Maps app built in SwiftUI

Code →

Monday, July 13th, 2020

Here’s the iOS share sheet in a Swift Playground

Code →

Monday, July 13th, 2020

A day later and SwiftUI Kit now works on iOS, iPadOS, macOS, watchOS, and tvOS. It's a great resource for understanding how system components adapt across platforms.

Thank you to those in the SwiftUI community who have contributed! @majouji @Nef10 @dkhamsing @LSpencerLynn

Sunday, July 12th, 2020

Let’s recreate the Apple TV Remote in less than 5 minutes using SwiftUI and Swift Playgrounds on iPad

Code →

Sunday, July 12th, 2020


Saturday, July 11th, 2020

Introducing Recreate Kit - SwiftUI component kits for your app. Coming soon ✨

Starting with a custom Recreate kit and an iOS 6 kit

Subscribe to Recreate for updates →
Follow → @recreatecode

Saturday, July 11th, 2020


Saturday, July 11th, 2020

In less than 12 hours we've had the SwiftUI community contributing to SwiftUI Kit!

✅ a macOS app (thanks @Nef10)
✅ better previews (thanks @majouji)
👍 bug fixes and improvements

Download or contribute yourself →

Saturday, July 11th, 2020

Experimenting with a SwiftUI kit app to showcase all of the iOS system UI and interaction you can use out of the box. Who’s interested?

Friday, July 10th, 2020

lil widgets on tvOS

Friday, July 10th, 2020

spent entirely too much time on this for fun lol

Friday, July 10th, 2020

Thursday, July 9th, 2020

proof of concept lil widgets app that lets you add widgets like tracking a package or flight to your home screen

Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

Working canvas via @CastIrony

updated code:

Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

Figma example app for macOS Big Sur built in SwiftUI

code →

Wednesday, July 8th, 2020

still in macOS Big Sur beta 2:

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

Rdio if it existed in 2020

code →

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

a web browser built in SwiftUI. it’s basically lil browser 🧭

code →

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

Explore the globe with MapKit in SwiftUI 🗺️

🌎 Change the map type (including flyover!)
📍 Drop pins at any lat/lng

Swift Playgrounds code:

Tuesday, July 7th, 2020

Todo example app for macOS Big Sur built in SwiftUI

code →

Monday, July 6th, 2020

Twitter example app for macOS Big Sur built in SwiftUI

code →

Sunday, July 5th, 2020

Slack example app for macOS Big Sur built in SwiftUI

code →

Sunday, July 5th, 2020

you can swipe up on Siri in iOS 14 to dismiss

Saturday, July 4th, 2020

Pay in SwiftUI 💸 completely custom button and sheet. change one variable to toggle between FaceID and TouchID

Swift Playgrounds code:

Saturday, July 4th, 2020

A SwiftUI news app that uses real data from the lil news API. See how to load images and open up a web browser inside of your app! 📰🔍✨

Swift Playgrounds code:
lil news api:

Saturday, July 4th, 2020

SwiftUI starts to get really interesting when you use real data. Here’s an example Weather app that uses the lil weather API to pull in the forecast based on coordinates you provide. ☀️🌧🌙

Swift Playgrounds code:
lil weather api:

Saturday, July 4th, 2020

Here’s a really fun one for you all: the Wallet app, complete with interaction and animations. 🌈💳

SwiftUI Playground code →

Friday, July 3rd, 2020

I wanted to share some insight into @jeremygoldbrg and I's process designing and building a SwiftUI app back in April called Donate: easily find a cause or mission that's important to you and automatically split your donation evenly across organizations.

Thread 👇

Friday, July 3rd, 2020


Friday, July 3rd, 2020


Thursday, July 2nd, 2020

ported lil browser over

Thursday, July 2nd, 2020

now we’re talking

Thursday, July 2nd, 2020

macOS Big Sur on iPad built in SwiftUI 🤯

Thursday, July 2nd, 2020

recreate the Messages app for iOS 14 using SwiftUI with @recreatecode

Tuesday, June 30th, 2020

SwiftUI for designers 👇

This example puts into context how you can translate something you draw on the Figma canvas directly into SwiftUI. Note the layers panel Figma and SwiftUI frames for the structure.

Playground code:

Monday, June 29th, 2020

multiplatform shouldn't be this easy. Messages built in SwiftUI for macOS, iOS, and iPadOS. one codebase.

Monday, June 29th, 2020

challenge accepted. Control Center in macOS using SwiftUI

Monday, June 29th, 2020

another fun one to put together on macOS using SwiftUI

Sunday, June 28th, 2020

it's *unreal* to me how quick this is to throw together for macOS in SwiftUI

Saturday, June 27th, 2020

I want to show you just how easy it is to recreate this Control Center widget in SwiftUI with interaction, animations, and all using a Swift Playground.

Thread 👇

Saturday, June 27th, 2020

this was lil OS the whole time

Friday, June 26th, 2020

SwiftUI gives you .isPlaceholder(true) in WidgetKit, which makes it incredibly simple to generate a placeholder Widget view ✨

Thursday, June 25th, 2020

don’t think it’s gonna work

Wednesday, June 24th, 2020

lil browser on macOS Big Sur

Wednesday, June 24th, 2020

lil macOS & iOS icons

Wednesday, June 24th, 2020

Recreate the Tinder home screen with SwiftUI

👀 also peep Letters

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020

Check out iOS 14 Widgets & App Clips components in the Figma community:

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2020

the “hello world” of widgets

Monday, June 22nd, 2020

Monday, June 22nd, 2020

We recreated Now Playing from the Music app using SwiftUI @recreatecode

Thursday, June 18th, 2020

Tuesday, June 16th, 2020

i realized i do this a lot. ideas thread 👇

Saturday, June 13th, 2020

Friday, June 12th, 2020

Friday, June 12th, 2020

Live Preview is a Figma plugin that generates a QR code to your Figma prototype so that others can pull it up on their phones while you’re presenting

Install it here →

Friday, June 5th, 2020

Here’s a Figma plugin I call Live Preview that generates a QR code to your Figma prototype so that others can pull it up on their phones while you’re presenting

Friday, May 29th, 2020

Introducing Recreate: a video series about recreating popular UI with SwiftUI

Subscribe at

Follow @recreatecode

Tuesday, May 26th, 2020


Tuesday, May 26th, 2020

more experimentation with an iOS app for Figma

Wednesday, May 20th, 2020

let’s recreate the iOS Settings app in less than 5 minutes using SwiftUI and Swift Playgrounds on iPad

Sunday, May 17th, 2020

lil draw is now available on the App Store for iOS and iPadOS

Sunday, May 17th, 2020

lil weather is officially available in the US App Store on iOS, watchOS, and tvOS

Saturday, May 16th, 2020

Saturday, May 16th, 2020

proof of concept iOS app to edit your Figma file

Thursday, May 14th, 2020

let’s recreate the iPhone home screen in less than 5 minutes using SwiftUI and Swift Playgrounds on iPad

Wednesday, May 13th, 2020

let’s recreate the iPhone lock screen in less than 5 minutes using SwiftUI and Swift Playgrounds on iPad

Monday, May 11th, 2020

Swift Playgrounds × SwiftUI

Thursday, May 7th, 2020


Thursday, May 7th, 2020

lil homescreen

Monday, May 4th, 2020

lil draw is a drawing app for iPhone and iPad. it works great with Apple Pencil - coming soon!

Sunday, April 26th, 2020

lil weather now runs on apple tv and apple watch. check out the watch version bundled with the iOS app here:

Saturday, April 25th, 2020

new on testflight: lil games. the first game is dots - tap the dots that match the color of the ring around the screen

Saturday, April 11th, 2020

when a bug in a lil game makes art:

Sunday, April 5th, 2020

lil notes is back and available on TestFlight. simple plaintext note-taking:

Saturday, March 14th, 2020

a new lil sports update is available on testflight

- support for more leagues including soccer (lots of requests)
- reordering and toggling your favorite leagues works properly now

Saturday, February 29th, 2020

Natural language processing + @figmadesign

An experimental plugin to talk to Figma and say things like "add a blue square" or "give me a pink circle that's 500px"

Tuesday, February 18th, 2020

the lil app store if it existed with iOS 6

Monday, February 17th, 2020

lil codes is a simple two-factor authentication app now available on TestFlight at

Sunday, February 16th, 2020

Here's a Figma plugin I call Genie that lets you sketch layers and convert them into matching components from your library.

Saturday, February 15th, 2020

the 10th lil app is lil news - top stories in story format. coming soon

Saturday, February 8th, 2020

Time Machine now works from the properties panel. Amazed at how easy this was to integrate! Nice work @figmadesign #Config2020

Thursday, February 6th, 2020

Here's a Figma plugin concept that visualizes your design system component dependencies. In this example I can see that Icon is used by both Button and Avatar, which signifies that changes to Icon will impact many places.

Thursday, February 6th, 2020

lil sports is available on testflight at

Monday, February 3rd, 2020

Smart Constraints uses best-effort logic to automatically add constraints to your layers so that they resize nicely

Thursday, January 30th, 2020

Here’s a Figma plugin I’m working on that lets you edit all text layers in one place. It even finds text layers with the same content and applies your changes to all of those layers.

Thursday, January 30th, 2020

lil todo is the simplest todo app you’ve ever used. available now on tesflight -

Sunday, January 26th, 2020

coming in the next lil weather update: swipe through each day to see the forecast for the week

Sunday, December 22nd, 2019

We made a Slack bot @CashApp to automatically post daily summaries of published changes to our Figma design system library

Friday, December 20th, 2019

lil betas available now at

Thursday, December 19th, 2019

Built a simple weather app over the weekend that just tells you the temperature and conditions in your current location

Monday, December 16th, 2019

And now for my next app...

Saturday, November 23rd, 2019

I'm working on a dark mode Figma plugin. I call it: "Lights"

Friday, November 22nd, 2019

Gone is oficially available on the App Store:

Monday, November 11th, 2019

Let me know if you're interested in beta testing Gone for iOS via TestFlight!

Saturday, August 24th, 2019

My latest Figma plugin lets you make it rain with Confetti 🎉

Try it out here:

Thursday, August 8th, 2019

Natural language processing + @figmadesign

I migrated this original Sketch plugin to Figma so that you can talk to Figma!

Thursday, June 27th, 2019

Another @figmadesign plugin: sort your layer list by name and position

Thursday, June 27th, 2019

Another Figma plugin I'm working on: Apply CSS to a Figma shape

Thursday, June 27th, 2019

I’ve been working on a @figmadesign plugin that allows you to take any p5.js processing code and convert it to the Figma canvas

Wednesday, June 26th, 2019

Introducing Assistant 1.0, a Sketch plugin that lets you add shapes and icons to your design by saying what you want:

Friday, May 25th, 2018

Sneak peek: I'm launching Plot tomorrow, a new way to collaborate with your design team.

Check it out at

Sunday, April 29th, 2018

Natural language processing + @sketchapp

I'm working on a Sketch plugin called Paint that lets you talk to Sketch! It's currently an experiment to show what's possible.

Sunday, March 11th, 2018

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

Monday, September 11th, 2017

• Individual action items ❤️
Try it here ➡️

Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Thursday, July 13th, 2017

Friday, June 16th, 2017

Check it out on @ProductHunt! 👀

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017

Job search as a bot @representapp

Sunday, August 7th, 2016

Resumes as a bot. @representapp

Sunday, August 7th, 2016

Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016

Recommendation API as a service - TasteKit

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

Saturday, April 16th, 2016

Messenger bots are fun. for Messenger coming soon. @jeremygoldbrg

Thursday, April 14th, 2016

Wednesday, November 11th, 2015

Convert any emoji into an image via text message. 💰

Friday, August 21st, 2015

Introducing Realmoji: Convert any emoji into an image, powered by @imoji. Try it out!

Sunday, August 9th, 2015