Better colors for the web.
View the project page at http://clrs.cc
What is this?
A simple color palette for the web. Let's be honest, out of the box, the color strings that css provides aren't... the tops. This is a set of sass/less/stylus/css variables and css classes that can help fix that with just 647B of minified and gzipped css.
(Uncompressed is just 888B)
colors.css provides utilities to apply backgrounds, text-color, border colors for both html and svg elements.
You can get the code a few different ways
Download a zip from the github project page
Clone / fork the repo through git
git clone firstname.lastname@example.org:mrmrs/colors-sass.git
Install through npm
npm install --save-dev colors-sass
Install the ruby gem
gem install clrs
Using the css
Simply copy colors.css to your css directory and include the file like so in the head of your html document
<link rel="stylesheet" href="css/colors.css">
To install dependencies and convert the sass source files to css run
npm install && npm start
You can customize the colors in
sass/_variables if you'd like to alter any of the
The MIT License (MIT)
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