Responsive & Dynamic jQuery Grid Layout Plugin - Brick Folio

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Responsive & Dynamic jQuery Grid Layout Plugin - Brick Folio

Brick Folio is a responsive jQuery plugin to create dynamic, fluid, animated and highly customizable layouts for your portfolio website.

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Basic Usage:

1. Embed the jQuery Javascript library and the jQuery brick folio plugin in the document.

<script src="//"></script>
<script src="src/js/jquery.brickfolio.js"></script>

2. Create a responsive and dynamic portfolio layout using plain html structure as follows.

<div class="brickfolio">

  <div class="bf-item"> <img data-src="1.jpg">
    <h4>Title 1</h4>
    <p>Description 1</p>

  <div class="bf-item"> <img data-src="2.jpg">
    <h4>Title 2</h4>
    <p>Description 2</p>

  <div class="bf-item"> <img data-src="3.jpg">
    <h4>Title 3</h4>
    <p>Description 3</p>



3. Initialize the plugin with one JS call.


4. The sample CSS to style the layout and children items.

.brickfolio {
  font-size: 16px;
  margin: 0 auto;
  background: #fff;
  padding: 40px;
  height: 200px;
  /* The brickfolio container must have a width set and it is recommended to make the min-width the same as the item width. */
  width: 100%;
  min-width: 250px;
} { background: #fff; }

.bf-item {
  background-color: #FFF;
  color: #333333;
  -webkit-box-shadow: 0 3px 8px rgba(50, 50, 50, 0.50);
  -moz-box-shadow: 0 3px 8px rgba(50, 50, 50, 0.50);
  box-shadow: 0 3px 8px rgba(50, 50, 50, 0.50);
  /* The brickfolio item must have a width set. */
  width: 250px;
} { } { } { border: solid 4px #2074ff; } { border: solid 4px #ff2f25; } { border: solid 4px #62ff50; }

.bf-item > img {
  display: block;
  margin: 0;

.bf-item > h4 {
  margin: 0;
  padding: 10px 0;
  border-bottom: solid 3px #333333;
  text-indent: 10px;

.bf-item > p {
  font-size: 11px;
  padding: 0 10px;

5. Available options to customize your layout.

// adds the specified animation class to the container. 
// Available = 'swing-forward'|'fly'|'fall'
animation: '', 

// a selector used to filter out items 
filter: '', 

// the jQuery selector to find items within the container. 
itemSelector: '> .bf-item', 

// the jQuery selector to find the main image within an item. 
imageSelector: '> img:first', 

// number in pixels of the gutter between items.
// This is used as a minimum value for vertical gutters and an absolute value for horizontal ones.
gutter: 40, 

// number in milliseconds before the layout is redrawn after the window resizes
responseTime: 100, 

// automatically hides any items where the image has failed to load
hideErrors: false, 

// only used to delay loading for testing and demo purposes.
loadTime: 0, 

classes: {

  // class added to the container
  container: 'brickfolio', 

  // class added to the container once items are loaded
  loaded: 'bf-loaded', 

  // class added to items within the container
  item: 'bf-item', 

  // class added to items that have broken images
  error: 'bf-error', 

  // class added to filtered items
  filtered: 'bf-filtered' 

Change log:

0.0.5 (2016-04-12)

0.0.4 (2015-05-23)

  • update.

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by fooplugins. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.