Input Text Box Effects in CSS

 Techmates   16 Feb, 2018  5 mins read   480


Hello folks, are you guys ready to explore the various kinds of styles/effects on  input text box? Then this demo will show you the basic shadow(inset/outset) effect on input, Spread shadow effect, Glow effect using shadow, Border animations, Shutter(in/out) effects, and border bottom animations.

You can modify the code according to you need.  There are no external libraries/js. The demo is implemented on pure CSS.

HTML Structure

  <input type="tyext" class="form-input basic" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input basic smooth-corner" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input basic round" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input basic shadow-inset" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input basic smooth-corner shadow-inset" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input basic round shadow-inset" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input spread-shadow" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input spread-shadow smooth-corner" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input spread-shadow round" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input glow-shadow" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input glow-shadow smooth-corner" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input glow-shadow round" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input border-dashed" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input border-dashed smooth-corner" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input border-dashed round" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input shutter" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input shutter smooth-corner" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input shutter round" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input shutter-in" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
<input type="tyext" class="form-input shutter-in smooth-corner" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">

<div class="form-group">
	<input type="tyext" class="form-input border-bottom" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
	<span class="border-bottom-animation left"></span>
</div>
<div class="form-group">
	<input type="tyext" class="form-input border-bottom" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
	<span class="border-bottom-animation right"></span>
</div>
<div class="form-group">
	<input type="tyext" class="form-input border-bottom" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
	<span class="border-bottom-animation center"></span>
</div>
<div class="form-group">
	<input type="tyext" class="form-input border-bottom" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
	<span class="border-bottom-animation both-side"></span>
</div>

<div class="form-group">
	<input type="tyext" class="form-input border-animation set-1" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
	<span class="border-line-animation top-bottom"></span>
	<span class="border-line-animation left-right"></span>
</div>

<div class="form-group">
	<input type="tyext" class="form-input border-animation set-2" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
	<span class="border-line-animation top-bottom"></span>
	<span class="border-line-animation left-right"></span>
</div>

<div class="form-group">
	<input type="tyext" class="form-input border-animation set-3" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
	<span class="border-line-animation top"></span>
	<span class="border-line-animation left"></span>
	<span class="border-line-animation bottom"></span>
	<span class="border-line-animation right"></span>
</div>

<div class="form-group">
	<input type="tyext" class="form-input border-animation set-4" placeholder="DD - Design Drastic">
	<span class="border-line-animation top-bottom"></span>
	<span class="border-line-animation left-right"></span>
</div>

CSS Styles

* {
	box-sizing: border-box;
}
.form-group {
	position: relative;
}
.form-input {
	position: relative;
	font-family: "Source Sans Pro", sans-serif;
	font-weight: 600;
	width: 100%;
	height: 40px;
	border: none;
	padding: 0 10px;
	box-shadow: none;
	outline: none;
	-webkit-transition: all .5s ease;
	   -moz-transition: all .5s ease;
	    -ms-transition: all .5s ease;
	     -o-transition: all .5s ease;
	        transition: all .5s ease;
} 
.form-input.smooth-corner {
	border-radius: 5px;
}
.form-input.round {
	border-radius: 50px;
}
.form-input.basic {
	border: 2px solid rgba(0, 0, 0, .15);
}
.form-input.basic:hover {
	border-color: rgba(0, 0, 0, .35);
	box-shadow: 0 0 5px rgba(0, 0, 0, .2);
}
.form-input.basic:focus {
	border-color: #4285F4;
	box-shadow: 0 0 10px rgba(66, 133, 244, .5);
}
.form-input.basic.shadow-inset:hover {
	box-shadow: 0 0 5px rgba(0, 0, 0, .2) inset;
}
.form-input.basic.shadow-inset:focus {
	box-shadow: 0 0 10px rgba(66, 133, 244, .5) inset;
}
/* Spread shadow */
.form-input.spread-shadow {
	border: 2px solid rgba(0, 0, 0, .15);
	background: rgba(0, 0, 0, .1);
}
.form-input.spread-shadow:focus {
	background: #fff;
	box-shadow: 0 0 40px 5px rgba(0, 0, 0, .2);
}
/* Glow shadow */
.form-input.glow-shadow {
	border: 0;
	background: rgba(0, 0, 0, .1);
}
.form-input.glow-shadow:focus {
	box-shadow: 0 0 0 2px #4285F4;
	background: #fff;
	border-color: #4285F4;
}
/* Chagne Border */
.form-input.border-dashed {
	border: 2px solid rgba(0, 0, 0, .15);
	background: rgba(0, 0, 0, .1);
}
.form-input.border-dashed:focus {
	border: 2px dashed #999;
	background: #fff;
	border-color: #4285F4;
}
/* Shutter */
.form-input.shutter {
	border: 2px solid rgba(0, 0, 0, .15);
	box-shadow: 0 20px 0 0 #d5d5d5 inset, 0 -20px 0 0 #d5d5d5 inset;
}
.form-input.shutter:focus {
	box-shadow: none;
	border-color: rgba(0, 0, 0, .3);
}

.form-input.shutter-in {
	border-bottom: 2px solid rgba(0, 0, 0, .2);
	background: transparent;
}
.form-input.shutter-in:focus {
	border-color: rgba(0, 0, 0, .3);
	box-shadow: 0 -50px 0 #d5d5d5 inset;
}

/* Border bottom effects */
.form-input.border-bottom {
	position: relative;
	background: transparent;
	padding: 0;
	border-bottom: 2px solid rgba(0, 0, 0, .2);
}
.form-input.border-bottom ~ .border-bottom-animation {
	position: absolute;
	content: "";
	width: 0;
	background: rgba(0, 0, 0, .2);
	height: 2px;
	z-index: 99;
	-webkit-transition: all .5s ease;
	   -moz-transition: all .5s ease;
	    -ms-transition: all .5s ease;
	     -o-transition: all .5s ease;
	        transition: all .5s ease;
}
/* Border bottom left */
.form-input.border-bottom ~ .border-bottom-animation.left {
	left: 0;
	bottom: 0;
}
.form-input.border-bottom:focus ~ .border-bottom-animation.left {
	background: #4285F4;
	width: 100%;
}
/* Border bottom right */
.form-input.border-bottom ~ .border-bottom-animation.right {
	right: 0;
	bottom: 0;
}
.form-input.border-bottom:focus ~ .border-bottom-animation.right {
	background: #4285F4;
	width: 100%;
}
/* Border bottom center */
.form-input.border-bottom ~ .border-bottom-animation.center {
	left: 0;
	right: 0;
	bottom: 0;
	margin: 0 auto;
}
.form-input.border-bottom:focus ~ .border-bottom-animation.center {
	background: #4285F4;
	width: 100%;
}
/* Border bottom both side */
.form-input.border-bottom ~ .border-bottom-animation.both-side {
	height: 0px;
	width: 100%;
	left: 0;
	right: 0;
	bottom: 0;
}
.form-input.border-bottom ~ .border-bottom-animation.both-side:before,
.form-input.border-bottom ~ .border-bottom-animation.both-side:after {
	position: absolute;
	content: " ";
	bottom: 0;
	width: 0;
	height: 2px;
	-webkit-transition: all .5s ease;
	   -moz-transition: all .5s ease;
	    -ms-transition: all .5s ease;
	     -o-transition: all .5s ease;
	        transition: all .5s ease;
}
.form-input.border-bottom ~ .border-bottom-animation.both-side:before {
	left: 0;
}
.form-input.border-bottom ~ .border-bottom-animation.both-side:after {
	right: 0;
}
.form-input.border-bottom:focus ~ .border-bottom-animation.both-side:before,
.form-input.border-bottom:focus ~ .border-bottom-animation.both-side:after {
	background: #4285F4;
	width: 50%;
}

/* Border Animations */
/* Style 1 */
.form-input.border-animation {
	border: 2px solid rgba(0, 0, 0, .2);
}
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:before,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:after,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:before,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:after,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.top:before,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.top:after,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.bottom:before,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.bottom:after,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.left:before,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.left:after,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.right:before,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.right:after{
	position: absolute;
	content: " ";
	right: 0;
	background: #4285F4;
	-webkit-transition: all .5s linear;
	   -moz-transition: all .5s linear;
	    -ms-transition: all .5s linear;
	     -o-transition: all .5s linear;
	        transition: all .5s linear;
}
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:before,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:after,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.top:before,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.top:after,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.bottom:before,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.bottom:after
 {
	width: 0;
	height: 2px;
}
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:before,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:after,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.left:before,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.left:after,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.right:before,
.form-input.border-animation ~ .border-line-animation.right:after
 {
	width: 2px;
	height: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-1 ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:before {
	bottom: 0;
	left: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-1 ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:after {
	top: 0;
	right: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-1 ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:before {
	left: 0;
	bottom: 0;
	left: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-1 ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:after {
	top: 0;
	right: 0;
	bottom: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-1:focus ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:before,
.form-input.border-animation.set-1:focus ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:after {
	width: 100%;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-1:focus ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:before,
.form-input.border-animation.set-1:focus ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:after {
	height: 100%;
}

/* Set 2 */
.form-input.border-animation.set-2 ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:before {
	left: 50%;
	bottom: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-2 ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:after {
	top: 0;
	left: 50%;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-2 ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:before {
	top: 50%;
	left: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-2 ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:after {
	top: 50%;
	right: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-2:focus ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:before,
.form-input.border-animation.set-2:focus ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:after {
	width: 100%;
	left: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-2:focus ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:before,
.form-input.border-animation.set-2:focus ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:after {
	height: 100%;
	top: 0;
}

/* Set 3 */
.form-input.border-animation.set-3 ~ .border-line-animation.top:before {
	left: 0;
	top: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-3 ~ .border-line-animation.top:after {
	right: 0;
	top: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-3 ~ .border-line-animation.bottom:before {
	left: 0;
	bottom: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-3 ~ .border-line-animation.bottom:after {
	right: 0;
	bottom: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-3 ~ .border-line-animation.left:before {
	left: 0;
	top: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-3 ~ .border-line-animation.left:after {
	left: 0;
	bottom: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-3 ~ .border-line-animation.right:before {
	right: 0;
	top: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-3 ~ .border-line-animation.right:after {
	right: 0;
	bottom: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-3:focus ~ .border-line-animation.top:before,
.form-input.border-animation.set-3:focus ~ .border-line-animation.top:after,
.form-input.border-animation.set-3:focus ~ .border-line-animation.bottom:before,
.form-input.border-animation.set-3:focus ~ .border-line-animation.bottom:after {
	width: 100%;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-3:focus ~ .border-line-animation.left:before,
.form-input.border-animation.set-3:focus ~ .border-line-animation.left:after,
.form-input.border-animation.set-3:focus ~ .border-line-animation.right:before,
.form-input.border-animation.set-3:focus ~ .border-line-animation.right:after {
	height: 100%;
}

/* Set 4 */

.form-input.border-animation.set-4 ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:before {
	left: 0;
	bottom: 0;
	transition-delay: 1.5s;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-4:focus ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:before {
	transition-delay: 0s;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-4 ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:after {
	right: 0;
	bottom: 0;
	transition-delay: 1s;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-4:focus ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:after {
	transition-delay: .5s;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-4 ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:after {
	right: 0;
	top: 0;
	transition-delay: .5s;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-4:focus ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:after {
	transition-delay: 1s;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-4 ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:before {
	left: 0;
	top: 0;
	transition-delay: 0;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-4:focus ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:before {
	transition-delay: 1.5s;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-4:focus ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:before,
.form-input.border-animation.set-4:focus ~ .border-line-animation.top-bottom:after {
	width: 100%;
}
.form-input.border-animation.set-4:focus ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:before,
.form-input.border-animation.set-4:focus ~ .border-line-animation.left-right:after {
	height: 100%;
}


Hope you guys liked the demo. Comment below for any suggestions or query. Thank you.