Vue Designer,
A Visual IDE for Vue apps

A desktop visual editor for Mac, Windows and Linux that lets you visually design your Vue applications.

Vue Designer integrates into your current workflow, no lock-in

Download for Mac, Windows & Linux

Free trial is included. All features are fully functional in the free trial.

Latest version: 1.5, July 16, 2024



Introduction to Vue Designer features

Watch a short narrated video to learn about how Vue Designer works and what it can do for you. Or, scroll down to learn more about each feature.

Simple integration

Works with every Vite-based Vue project

To begin with Vue Designer, open your Vue project and follow Config Panel instructions to add @pinegrow/vite-plugin to your Vite config. Start dev-server and enjoy drag-and-drop and visual editing for Vue components in Vue Designer.

Play the video below  ↓ to see the feature in action.

Supports any Vue meta-framework

Supported Integrations - 

Vue Designer supports various Vue meta-frameworks like Nuxt, Iles, and more in a single app. Easily add integration modules (e.g., @pinegrow/nuxt-module) by following the Config Panel instructions. 

Powerful visual controls

Design your components with Live Data

Access dynamic data from various sources, including headless CMS. Use Vue Designer's advanced visual tools to quickly build responsive components with live data through multi-view editing and live-preview features.

Easily navigate the Component App Tree

Effortlessly navigate and manage components with the powerful Component App Tree, like building your app with Legos. 

Build with rich Component Libraries

Utilize Vuetify , Nuxt UI  , and Naive-UI for efficient Vue development. Experiment with Props panel and Vite-powered live previews. Bind props to state variables for rapid iteration.

Bring Your Own Component Library

Integrate your custom component library with Vue Designer using JSON-based web-types. Drag-and-drop components, set props visually, and streamline app development.

Pick over 100,000 open source iconify icons

Use the built-in Icon Picker tool to choose from a vast collection of icon-sets and include only the used icons in your final bundle. Powered by the incredible Icones app.

Leave boring tasks to the AI Assistant

Meet your new web development assistant. It knows how to create and transform HTML code, how to manipulate content, come up with CSS styling, add dynamic properties to components and much more. Learn more.


Visual editor for Tailwind CSS

Design beautiful stunning components using Tailwind CSS add-on, that comes with customized visual controls, Class Tree Inspector, a powerful Design panel for theme customization and more. Learn more.

 Special Launch Promo

For a limited time, you can get the Tailwind CSS Add-on for free, included with your Vue Designer subscription.

It's your workflow!

Vue Designer works with any Vue project and integrates into your existing workflow.

 Vue Designer opens and saves standard .vue files (single-file components). It simply integrates into your existing Vite based build process.

Vue Designer also works nicely with an external editor such as Visual Studio Code. We strongly recommend maintaining your projects with git-based version control.

Plus, you get everything from
Pinegrow Web Editor.

Vue Designer is based on Pinegrow Web Editor, a visual website builder for professionals.

That means that you get to use all the powerful HTML & CSS editing features of Pinegrow in your Vue projects as well.

Get your Vue Designer

with 30 days money-back guarantee

 Special launch offer - 50% OFF for early adopters and free Tailwind CSS, Vuetify and Quasar add-ons.

 Special offer for Vuetify community - 60% OFF with
free Tailwind CSS and Vuetify add-ons.
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 Special offer for VueConf Toronto community - 60% OFF with free Tailwind CSS and Vuetify add-ons.
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Vue designer is available with an affordable subscription plan. You can cancel at any time. If you cancel the subscription you will not be able to use Vue Designer any more, but all your code and projects will continue to work.

Best value

Vue Designerwith Tailwind, Vuetify & Quasar 

$299 $149 + VAT per year
VAT may apply

You'll be charged every year. Cancel at any time.

More add-ons are coming soon!

Our order process is conducted by our online reseller is the Merchant of Record for all our orders. Paddle provides all customer service inquiries and handles returns.

30 days Money-back guarantee

Not 100% sure if Vue Designer is right for you? No worries. Try it without risk.

Support & friendly community

Get support when you need it and join our friendly community on Discord.

Active development

We work on Vue Designer full-time and publish frequent new releases.

Frequently Asked Questions

I'm a part of a team. Can I use Vue Designer without having the whole team using it?

Absolutely! Pinegrow's Vite plugin or the meta-framework specific integrations are development-only and activate within your dev-server's plugin chain only if the project is currently opened in Vue Designer. So, if your team is not using Vue Designer, it won't have any effect on their workflow.

Alternatively, you can add the Vite plugin/integrations just on your local branch.

I already have Pinegrow Web Editor. Why do I need a spearate app to work with Vue?

Even though Vue Designer is built on top of Pinegrow Web Editor, it is architecturally different. Bundler based tooling has come a long way in the past decade, and we integrate with and leverage the power of  Vite for on-demand compilation, and an amazing HMR experience.

In Vue Designer, your Vue components & your app in a whole are served via an external Vite dev-server, while in Pinegrow Web Editor, technologies that require compilation/transpiling (e.g., scss) are handled with in-built support.

Is Vue Designer suitable for beginners?

As stated in Vue.js official docs (prerequisites), a Vue developer is assumed to be already familiar with HTML, CSS and Javascript.

On a similar note, you are expected to be familiar with Vue when working on your Vue apps in Vue Designer, but you can definitely use Vue Designer in your learning journey. What better way to build your visual medium (your apps) than to built it visually, like how your users will experience it?

What are the license terms?

A separate license is needed for each individual user who is using the app. Exceptions are made for family members - it makes no sense requiring your kids to buy a separate license if they want to learn with Vue Designer on your computer.

You can install your copy of Vue Designer on up to 3 of your computers (at home and at work, Windows, Mac or Linux) as long as you are the one using the app. 

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