Typostrate Weekend Inspiration 70

Posted 03/20/2016 - 08:46

It’s been a long time since we made the last weekend inspiration post but the last months were quite hard work and we are always looking for some interested typography guys to write for us. So here are the best of the best inspriations in type we filtered out in the last time to show you now. Enjoy the stuff and have fun! Cover art by Niels Bakkerus.

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Lustig Elements: a 1930s font that was revived

Posted 03/19/2016 - 01:47

In the 1930s, a font called Euclide was designed by Alvin Lustig, one of the top American designers of the first half of the 20th century.
For the past 5 years, Craig Welsh and Elaine Lustig Cohen have been working on the adaptation of the font for both wood blocks and digital type. They are trying to release it through a Kickstarter project.

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New Lands in Arabic Type

Posted 03/17/2016 - 07:40

Greta Arabic is the counterpart of the Greta Sans type system. This text is a reflection on the journey of creating and developing the first Arabic type system of this scale.It starts with Greta Sans. A type system conceived by Peter Bilak and designed together with Nikola Djurek.

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Bastl Instruments branding by Anymade Studio

Posted 03/14/2016 - 03:30

Bastl is a brand for hand-made electrical music instruments. They commissionned Anyway Studio from Prague to create a playful corporate identity. The designers didn’t go crazy with colors, but they did have their fun with type.

The post Bastl Instruments branding by Anymade Studio appeared first on Typography Daily.

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The Hungry JPEG’s March font bundle

Posted 03/07/2016 - 04:19

The Hungry JPEG’s March bundle has landed! It’s packed full of 38+ kick-ass fonts and 9 awesome graphics packs. Get this deal before it’s gone for good, you won’t regret it!
This collection as always comes with a complete license, which includes use of these products on printed products, among many other uses. All that for the ridiculously low price of $29, buy it before it ends!

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Brim Narrow – making a chromatic typeface

Posted 03/02/2016 - 01:52

Brim Narrow is chromatic typeface. It has eight type styles, designed to stack together. Combining particular styles and assigning each a color produces a huge variety of visual effects. While producing Brim, I met a number of technical challenges and discovered some fascinating quirks that are peculiar to chromatic type.

I Love Typography | Typography

The First Title-Pages

Posted 02/14/2016 - 04:48

The book in its present form is a product of evolution, serendipity, and design. Its size and proportions accommodations to the human form: the length of our arms; the type size a concession to our visual acuity. Ostensibly, the form of the book has changed little in the past 500 years.

I Love Typography | Typography

Font of the day: Wanderlust

Posted 01/11/2016 - 07:35

Read more about Font of the day: Wanderlust at CreativeBloq.com Every day we choose a typeface from the best free fonts and paid-for fonts we can find. You can search the site for our back catalogue or search the hashtag #CBfonts on Twitter.

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Animated posters bring iconic Swiss design to life

Posted 01/08/2016 - 09:38

Read more about Animated posters bring iconic Swiss design to life at CreativeBloq.com See the Pen Konstruktive Grafik by Jon Yablonski (@jonyablonski) on CodePen.

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The top 10 free brush fonts

Posted 01/08/2016 - 07:52

Read more about The top 10 free brush fonts at CreativeBloq.com A brush typeface offers a humanistic and playful approach to your designs and look great printed – especially applying techniques such as spot colour.   Here, we've scoured the web to find you 10 top examples of free brush fonts for designers. Enjoy! (And don't forget to check out our comprehensive list of free fonts.)

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Font of the day: THIS

Posted 01/08/2016 - 06:51

Read more about Font of the day: THIS at CreativeBloq.com vimeo: 149195323 Every day we choose a 'font of the day' from the best free and paid-for fonts we can find. You can search the site for our back catalogue or search the hashtag #CBfonts on Twitter. Now we're going to take a little ad break and below it you'll find today's selection!

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Profanity-filled posters are a typographic delight

Posted 01/08/2016 - 04:40

Read more about Profanity-filled posters are a typographic delight at CreativeBloq.com Scroll down to see the sweary efforts

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Font of the day: Nordique

Posted 01/07/2016 - 07:02

Read more about Font of the day: Nordique at CreativeBloq.com Every day we choose a 'font of the day' from the best free and paid-for fonts we can find. You can search the site for our back catalogue or search the hashtag #CBfonts on Twitter.

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Font of the day: Ruffle Beauty

Posted 01/06/2016 - 05:56

Read more about Font of the day: Ruffle Beauty at CreativeBloq.com We're big fans of typography and are always seeking out new and exciting typefaces, whether free fonts or the very best fonts worth paying for. So, if you're in need of a font for your current project or are building up a collection, we may be able to help out.

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7 elegant script fonts you won't hate

Posted 01/05/2016 - 10:48

Read more about 7 elegant script fonts you won't hate at CreativeBloq.com Script fonts: high-end, elegant, a quick way to add a touch of class to a design, right? Except often they're not. Tainted by a cloudy history of illegibility and wedding invitation abuse, the reputation of the stylish script font has taken a knock in recent years.

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Font of the day: Monopoly

Posted 01/05/2016 - 06:50

Read more about Font of the day: Monopoly at CreativeBloq.com Every day we choose a 'font of the day' from the best free and paid-for fonts we can find. You can search the site for our back catalogue or search the hashtag #CBfonts on Twitter.

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3 top typography trends for 2016

Posted 01/05/2016 - 06:05

Read more about 3 top typography trends for 2016 at CreativeBloq.com Ryan Arruda of Monotype Typography is an ever-evolving amalgam of artistry and science, business and technology.

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Font of the day: Tigerlily

Posted 01/04/2016 - 06:36

Read more about Font of the day: Tigerlily at CreativeBloq.com We're big fans of typography and are always seeking out new and exciting typefaces. So, if you're in need of a font for your current project or are building up a collection, we may be able to help.

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Font of the day: Bodega Script

Posted 01/01/2016 - 06:09

Read more about Font of the day: Bodega Script at CreativeBloq.com We're big fans of typography and are always seeking out new and exciting typefaces, whether free fonts or the very best fonts worth paying for. So, if you're in need of a font for your current project or are building up a collection, we may be able to help out.

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Your 10 favourite fonts of the day from 2015

Posted 12/31/2015 - 09:14

Read more about Your 10 favourite fonts of the day from 2015 at CreativeBloq.com We know you love typography as much as we do, and that's why we seek out new and exciting typefaces every day to help you with your projects or to add to your type collections.

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The biggest logo designs of 2015

Posted 12/31/2015 - 02:57

Read more about The biggest logo designs of 2015 at CreativeBloq.com On the day a new logo design is launched for a familiar brand, the first reactions are usually overwhelmingly negative. Once some time has passed and the new design has entered daily use, though, it can be a different story. So here we take a look back at the biggest brands to release a new logo in 2015.

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Font of the day: Mecka

Posted 12/31/2015 - 02:53

Read more about Font of the day: Mecka at CreativeBloq.com We're big fans of typography and are always seeking out new and exciting typefaces, whether free fonts or the very best fonts worth paying for. So, if you're in need of a font for your current project or are building up a collection, we may be able to help out.

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See everyday fonts become funny portraits

Posted 12/30/2015 - 07:57

Read more about See everyday fonts become funny portraits at CreativeBloq.com This witty gallery sums up font personalities perfectly.

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Font of the day: Brixton

Posted 12/30/2015 - 03:11

Read more about Font of the day: Brixton at CreativeBloq.com We're big fans of typography and are always seeking out new and exciting typefaces, whether free fonts or the very best fonts worth paying for. So, if you're in need of a font for your current project or are building up a collection, we may be able to help out.

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Font of the day: Dosis

Posted 12/29/2015 - 05:17

Read more about Font of the day: Dosis at CreativeBloq.com We're big fans of typography and are always seeking out new and exciting typefaces, whether free fonts or the very best fonts worth paying for. So, if you're in need of a font for your current project or are building up a collection, we may be able to help out.

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15 top typography projects of 2015

Posted 12/29/2015 - 04:09

Read more about 15 top typography projects of 2015 at CreativeBloq.com There's tons to learn about typography, and thankfully there are a huge number of typography resources available online, including typography tips and typography tutorials.

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Font of the day: Stampbor

Posted 12/28/2015 - 04:09

Read more about Font of the day: Stampbor at CreativeBloq.com We're big fans of typography and are always seeking out new and exciting typefaces, whether free fonts or the very best fonts worth paying for. So, if you're in need of a font for your current project or are building up a collection, we may be able to help out.

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Font of the day: Wishes Script

Posted 12/25/2015 - 06:18

Read more about Font of the day: Wishes Script at CreativeBloq.com We're big fans of typography and are always seeking out new and exciting typefaces, whether free fonts or the very best fonts worth paying for. So, if you're in need of a font for your current project or are building up a collection, we may be able to help out.

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This festive font will get you ready for Christmas

Posted 12/24/2015 - 03:55

Read more about This festive font will get you ready for Christmas at CreativeBloq.com Pine needles, biscuits and holly make up this handcrafted card With Christmas only just around the corner, there's no better time to enjoy this wonderful typography from Bristol-based design agency Green Chameleon.

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Font of the day: Kertayasa

Posted 12/24/2015 - 03:38

Read more about Font of the day: Kertayasa at CreativeBloq.com We're big fans of typography and are always seeking out new and exciting typefaces, whether free fonts or the very best fonts worth paying for. So, if you're in need of a font for your current project or are building up a collection, we may be able to help out.

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Font of the day: Brandon Text

Posted 12/23/2015 - 05:58

Read more about Font of the day: Brandon Text at CreativeBloq.com Every day we choose a 'font of the day' from the best free and paid-for fonts we can find. You can search the site for our back catalogue or search the hashtag #CBfonts on Twitter.

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The 10 commandments of typography

Posted 12/22/2015 - 10:47

Read more about The 10 commandments of typography at CreativeBloq.com Whether you design for print, web or mobile, getting your typography right is essential if you want to get your message across in the way you, or your client, intended.   Here we look at common type mistakes, how you can avoid them and offer up some further reading along the way.

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Font of the day: Mucho Sans

Posted 12/22/2015 - 04:25

Read more about Font of the day: Mucho Sans at CreativeBloq.com We're big fans of typography and are always seeking out new and exciting typefaces, whether free fonts or the very best fonts worth paying for. So, if you're in need of a font for your current project or are building up a collection, we may be able to help out.

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Font of the day: Dallegrave

Posted 12/21/2015 - 05:12

Read more about Font of the day: Dallegrave at CreativeBloq.com We're big fans of typography and are always seeking out new and exciting typefaces, whether free fonts or the very best fonts worth paying for. So, if you're in need of a font for your current project or are building up a collection, we may be able to help out.

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The top 15 free symbol fonts

Posted 12/18/2015 - 10:48

Read more about The top 15 free symbol fonts at CreativeBloq.com Designed by Hermann Zapf in 1978, the well-known symbol fontset Zapf Dingbats has provided us with a lot of fun over the years. Most memorable is David Carson's story of how, when designing for Ray Gun in 1994, he set an entire interview with Bryan Ferry in Zapf Dingbats, as Carson found the interview "boring". 

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Font of the day: Gill Sans Nova

Posted 12/18/2015 - 04:56

Read more about Font of the day: Gill Sans Nova at CreativeBloq.com We're big fans of typography and are always seeking out new and exciting typefaces, whether free fonts or the very best fonts worth paying for.

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20 free typewriter fonts for designers

Posted 12/17/2015 - 10:09

Read more about 20 free typewriter fonts for designers at CreativeBloq.com Typewriter fonts are a popular choice to incorporate into vintage and retro designs. Courier is probably the best known font of this type but there are many other cool typewriter-inspired designs out there (go here for more free fonts).

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