Namespacing styled-components

If you keep your styled-components in a separate file, you can import them under a namespace like “ui”. If a component’s name then begins with ui., you can then tell it is one of your styled-components.

/* ./MyComponent/styles.js */
import styled from 'styled-components'

export const Title = styled.h1`
  font-size: 2rem;
  line-height: 1.35;

export const Description = styled.p`
  font-size: 1.6rem;
  line-height: 1.5;
/* ./MyComponent/index.js */
import React from 'react'
import SomeOtherComponent from '../SomeOtherComponent'
import * as ui from './styles'

const MyComponent = ({ title, description }) => {
  return (


      <SomeOtherComponent />

export default MyComponent

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