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Heart shape with a sliding hover effect

Turn your image into a heart shape with a lovely hover animation 😍

A CSS only heart shape for images

img {
--s: 300px; /* image size */

width: var(--s);
padding: calc(var(--s)/2);
box-sizing: border-box;
background: #e5414e; /* heart color */
aspect-ratio: 1;
object-fit: cover;
mask-border: radial-gradient(#000 69%,#0000 70%) 84.5%/50%;
clip-path: polygon(-41% 0,50% 91%, 141% 0);
transition: .6s padding-block, padding-inline 0s .6s;
img:hover {
padding: 0;
transition: .6s padding-inline, padding-block 0s;

See the Pen Heart shape image reveal ❤️ by Temani Afif (@t_afif) on CodePen.

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