Beginner's Guide to Customizing Bootstrap 5 with SASS

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  • This guide assumes you have a project with a working SASS setup with Bootstrap. If you don't, clone our ProductDiv Bootstrap Starter project here. ProductDiv makes it easy to develop Bootstrap applications with utility classes! To learn more, check out the tutorial.

  • Google Fonts

    Font files available from Google Fonts, and a public issue tracker for all things Google Fonts

    To bring in custom fonts, we can use Google fonts here: We'll use the Lato font since it has all the weights we need! To import it, use the @import directive in SASS like so:

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  • Bootstrap

    The most popular HTML, CSS, and JavaScript framework for developing responsive, mobile first projects on the web.

    Luckily for us, Bootstrap's variables are all defined with !default so we can overwrite them before we compile the library.

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