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ListItemIcon API

API documentation for the React ListItemIcon component. Learn about the available props, and the CSS API.


import ListItemIcon from '@material-ui/core/ListItemIcon';
// or
import { ListItemIcon } from '@material-ui/core';
You can learn about the difference by reading this guide on minimizing bundle size.

A simple wrapper to apply List styles to an Icon or SvgIcon.

Component name

The name MuiListItemIcon can be used when providing default props or style overrides in the theme.


childrennodeThe content of the component, normally Icon, SvgIcon, or a @material-ui/icons SVG icon element.
classesobjectOverride or extend the styles applied to the component. See CSS API below for more details.

The ref is forwarded to the root element.
Any other props supplied will be provided to the root element (native element).


Rule nameGlobal classDescription
root.MuiListItemIcon-rootStyles applied to the root element.
alignItemsFlexStart.MuiListItemIcon-alignItemsFlexStartStyles applied to the root element when the parent ListItem uses alignItems="flex-start".

You can override the style of the component using one of these customization options: If that isn't sufficient, you can check the implementation of the component for more detail.