A starter kit
for reimagining

Our design system helps us work together to build a great experience for all of Shopify’s merchants.


Our design foundations offer fundamental design elements and guidance for creating good merchant experiences.

Media card and date picker components


Components are reusable building blocks made of interface elements and styles, packaged through code. Piece them together, improve them, and create new ones to solve merchant problems.

Media card and date picker components


Design tokens are coded names that represent design decisions for elements like color, spacing, and typography. Applying them to our designs unifies merchant experiences.

A card containing a color preview, a token name and a description.


The Polaris icon library has 400+ carefully designed icons focused on commerce and entrepreneurship. Use them as visual aids to help merchants complete tasks.

A grid containing icons from Polaris

Polaris for VS Code

Automatic autocompletion for Polaris tokens, right inside your favorite code editor.