fancy_bottom_bar 0.0.1

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fancy_bottom_bar #

A different take on your standard bottom app bar. Inspired by

FancyBottomBar #

Demo Gif

Getting Started #

Add the plugin:

  fancy_bottom_bar: ^0.0.1

Basic Usage #

Adding the widget to a Scaffold

bottomNavigationBar: FancyBottomBar(
     items: [
              FancyBottomItem(title: Text("Home"), icon: Icon(Icons.home)),
              FancyBottomItem(title: Text("Connect"), icon: Icon(Icons.usb)),
              FancyBottomItem(title: Text("Profile"), icon: Icon(Icons.person))
    onItemSelected: (i) => setState(() => selectedPos = i),
    selectedPosition: selectedPos,

FancyBottomBar #

required #

items -> List of FancyBottomItem objects<br/> onItemSelected -> Function to handle a tap selection change, receives an int<br/> selectedPosition -> The currently selected position<br/>

optional #

height -> The height of the FancyBottomBar, defaults to 64<br/> elevation -> The elevation for the FancyBottomBar, defaults to 8<br/> bgColor -> The bottom app bar's background color, defaults to theTheme's bottomAppBarColor<br/> indicatorColor -> The tiny circle indicator color, defaults to<br/> selectedColor -> The pulsing circle's color, defaults to theTheme's accentColor<br/>

FancyBottomItem #

title -> The widget to be used as the Title for this tab, usually a Text Widget<br/> icon -> The widget to be used as the Icon for this tab, usually an Icon Widget<br/>

Contributing #

Contributions are always welcome, feel free to open a PR.

License #

Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
You may obtain a copy of the License at

Unless required by applicable law or agreed to in writing, software
distributed under the License is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS,
See the License for the specific language governing permissions and
limitations under the License.

[0.0.1] - 12/08/2019. #

  • Initial Release


Example App #

import 'package:fancy_bottom_bar/fancy_bottom_bar.dart';
import 'package:flutter/material.dart';

void main() => runApp(MyApp());

class MyApp extends StatelessWidget {
  // This widget is the root of your application.
  Widget build(BuildContext context) {
    return MaterialApp(
      title: 'Flutter Demo',
      theme: ThemeData(
      home: new HomeWidget(),

class HomeWidget extends StatefulWidget {
  const HomeWidget({
    Key key,
  }) : super(key: key);

  _HomeWidgetState createState() => _HomeWidgetState();

class _HomeWidgetState extends State<HomeWidget> {
  int selectedPos = 0;

  final tabItems = [
    FancyBottomItem(title: Text("Home"), icon: Icon(Icons.home)),
    FancyBottomItem(title: Text("Connect"), icon: Icon(Icons.usb)),
    FancyBottomItem(title: Text("Profile"), icon: Icon(Icons.person)),

  Widget build(BuildContext context) {
    return Scaffold(
      bottomNavigationBar: FancyBottomBar(
        onItemSelected: (i) => setState(() => selectedPos = i),
        items: tabItems,
        selectedPosition: selectedPos,
        selectedColor: Colors.amber,
        indicatorColor: Colors.deepPurple,
      body: Container(
        width: double.infinity,
        child: Column(
          mainAxisSize: MainAxisSize.max,
          children: <Widget>[
            Text("Check out what's happening below!"),
            SizedBox(height: 32),

Use this package as a library

1. Depend on it

Add this to your package's pubspec.yaml file:

  fancy_bottom_bar: ^0.0.1

2. Install it

You can install packages from the command line:

with Flutter:

$ flutter pub get

Alternatively, your editor might support flutter pub get. Check the docs for your editor to learn more.

3. Import it

Now in your Dart code, you can use:

import 'package:fancy_bottom_bar/fancy_bottom_bar.dart';
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We analyzed this package on Jul 2, 2020, and provided a score, details, and suggestions below. Analysis was completed with status completed using:

  • Dart: 2.8.4
  • pana: 0.13.13
  • Flutter: 1.17.5

Analysis suggestions

Package not compatible with SDK dart

because of import path [fancy_bottom_bar] that is in a package requiring null.

Maintenance suggestions

Package is pre-v0.1 release. (-10 points)

While nothing is inherently wrong with versions of 0.0.*, it might mean that the author is still experimenting with the general direction of the API.


Package Constraint Resolved Available
Direct dependencies
Dart SDK >=2.1.0 <3.0.0
flutter 0.0.0
Transitive dependencies
collection 1.14.12 1.14.13
meta 1.1.8
sky_engine 0.0.99
typed_data 1.1.6 1.2.0
vector_math 2.0.8
Dev dependencies