Design Principles – Design Kit –

As you build out your ideas, you’ll notice that certain unifying elements are starting to guide the design. Here’s how to recognize them. Think of Design Principles as the guardrails of your solution—quick, memorable recipes that will help keep further iterations consistent. These principles describe the most important elements of your solution and give integrity and form to what you’re designing. This resource page also shows what the time needed for this activity, the level of difficulty, the materials needed and participants required.

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