Latest 1.0.0
License MIT
Platforms ios 11.2

UIView and other UIKit elements with a gradient and other customizable properties (gradient,shadow color,corner raduis…etc.)
GRView exposes many properties you can modify to customize your view or button to add gradient layer ,shadow color ,corner raduis , … etc. GRView Classes is a @IBDesignable class so that it’s rendered in your storyboard, and all its properties are @IBInspectable so that you can customize your gradient inside the storyboard in the attributes inspector.


GRView is written in Swift 4. iOS 8.0+ Required

Pod Installation

CocoaPods is the preferred way to install this library. Add this command to your Podfile:

pod ‘GRView’

Direct Installation

Download .zip file and extract it. There you will find the GradientView folder, just copy and it to your respective project.



while assigning GRView to UIView / other UIKit element on StoryBoard/Xib don’t forget to select module
(if downloaded by pod)


let grView = GRView(frame: view.bounds)
grView.startColor = UIColor(red: 0.7, green: 1.0, blue: 0.7, alpha: 1.0)
grView.endColor = UIColor(red: 0.1, green: 1.0, blue: 0.7, alpha: 1.0)
view.insertSubview(grView, at: 0)


  • Add like-instagram animation
  • Allow more than two colors to create gradients.
  • Add more UIKit elements with gradient and properties.
  • Add blur effect.


Ahmed Komsan, [email protected]
If you found any problem please create issue or pull request to help me improve this open source project.
also you can suggest featuires/attributes to add , am listening :)


GRView is available under the MIT license. See the LICENSE file for more info.

Latest podspec

    "name": "GRView",
    "version": "1.0.0",
    "summary": "UIView and other UIKit elements with a gradient and other customizable attributes for IOS",
    "description": "UIView and other UIKit elements classes with a gradient rendered and customizable in the storyboard (colors, direction, cornerRadius ,shadows, ... etc).",
    "homepage": "",
    "license": "MIT",
    "authors": {
        "Ahmed Komsan": "[email protected]"
    "platforms": {
        "ios": "11.2"
    "swift_version": "4.0",
    "source": {
        "git": "",
        "tag": "1.0.0"
    "source_files": "GradientView/*.{h,m,swift}"

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