A Highly Customizable, easy-to-use elegant dropdown component.

Feedback would be much appreciated, questions, suggestions, issues are more than welcome.


Install via NPM npm i vue-dynamic-dropdown

Then require in your project:

var VueDropdown = require('vue-dynamic-dropdown');

or ES6 syntax:

import VueDropdown from 'vue-dynamic-dropdown'

Then you can register the component globally:

Vue.component('vue-dropdown', VueDropdown);

Or in your Vue component:

components: {

You can then use the following selector anywhere in your project:

  • To get up and running quick the package now supports rendering just the selector with default values


config: {...} is a configuration object that is to be binded to vue-dropdown, api properties are:


Property Type Description
options array holds the inner selection options of the dropdown(shown when open), each single option is an object that has the value key that pairs with the given value e.g { value: '1st Option' }
width number determines the width of the dropdown button & options drawer
placeholder string The text shown on the dropdown button defaultly
prefix string A text prefix that will be added before the placeholder text

Customized Styling

Property Type Description
backgroundColor string Set the dropdown button & options area background color
hoverBackgroundColor string Set the dropdown button & options hover background color
border string Set the dropdown button & options border
textColor string Set the dropdown button & options text color


Event Name Returns Description
setSelectedOption Option Obj Clicking a dropdown option emits an option data object upwards like so

Listening to the event e.g:

<vue-dropdown @setSelectedOption="myLocalSetterFunction($event)"></vue-dropdown>

Implemntation Example

Define your config options object in the component importing VueDropdown e.g

data: function() {
    return {
        config: {
            options: [
                    value: "option 1"
                    value: "option 2"
                    value: "option 3"
            prefix: "The",
            backgroundColor: "green"

And bind it to the selector like so

<vue-dropdown :config="config"></vue-dropdown>