Create Dynamic Spinners only using CSS

Tapajyoti Bose
2 min readMar 14, 2021


Need a dynamic spinner for your Website? In this article, we will be creating a highly dynamic Pizza Spinner depicted in the Cover Image.

Getting Started

We would be using the following image of a Pizza Slice to generate the entire pizza.

The shell of the HTML would be

Any complex animation can be broken down into a series of simple animations. Let’s breaking down the animation into the corresponding components:

  • Each of the pizza slice uses opacity to make the impression of fading in & out
  • Each of the pizza slice also uses transform to rotate the slice to the required position to generate the appearance of a complete pizza, and translate to generate the animation of picking the slice off the pizza
  • The main container spins about its center making it look even more dynamic

The CSS for the spinner would be


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