Sean Mitchell is an interactive designer based in Vancouver, British Columbia, and the editor of TypeRelease.


Here’s our roundup of the gorgeous typefaces that emerged last month. Check ‘em out and tell us which is your favorite!

Yellow Design Studio: Eveleth

eveleth Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Eveleth is a premium letterpress family with exceptional realism and vintage charm.

Laura Worthington: Adorn

adorn Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Warm and welcoming, Adorn offers seven display fonts, four script designs, monograms, ornaments, illustrations, banners, frames and catchwords.

Typotheque: Valter

valter Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Valter is a graceful and slightly cheeky collection inspired by pointed-pen writing.

Doubletwo Studios: XXII YeahScript

xxii yeahscript Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

XXII YeahScript is a versatile brush script with a large range of alternates.

Suitcase Type Foundry: Urban Grotesk

urban grotesk Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Urban Grotesk attempts to follow the best of traditions of Grotesk typefaces.

Thinkdust: Nanami Handmade

nanami handmade Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Nanami Handmade is a handmade family with 19 weights and a quirky, mischievous charm.

Carrois: Fira Sans

fira sans Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Fira Sans was commissioned by the Mozilla Foundation for the Firefox OS and released under the SIL Open Font License.

Great Lakes Lettering: Feast

feast Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Feast’s hand-sculpted letterforms emanate a powerful, yet delicate presence.

Mint Type: Proba Pro

proba pro Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Proba Pro is a geometric sans with a subtle humanist touch.

Type Dynamic: Elysio

elysio Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Elysio is a condensed, humanist sans.

Font Bureau: Tick & Tock

tick tock Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

A pair of stencil typefaces by Cyrus Highsmith.

Nine Font: Briko

briko Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Briko’s bumpy outline and soft edges give it a friendly feeling.

Kyle Wayne Benson: Kansas Casual

kansas casual Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Kansas Casual is a completely unique take on an overdone classic.

Corradine Fonts: Wild Pen

wild pen Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Wild Pen was written with an experimental pen made from recycled plastic bottle.

Monokrom: Mønster

monster Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Odd letterforms and exaggerated shapes combine into powerful, vigorous patterns.

TypeUnion: Silo

silo Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Silo is a fluid sans-serif typeface embodying energetic curves and a clean, functional structure.

Magpie Paper Works: Woolen

woolen Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Woolen is a hand-inked and italicized serif, based upon a 17th century type specimen.

Phospho: Luxus Brut Sparkling

luxus brut sparkiling Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Luxus Brut Sparkling evokes timeless elegance.

Parachute: Bague Inline Pro

bague uni pro Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

A contemporary geometric typeface.

S-Core: Core Rhino

core rhino Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Core Rhino displays warmth through its roundness and curved letterforms.

Positype: Flirt Script

flirt script Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Flirt Script is a free-flowing monoline.

Pixilate: JollyGood Sans

jollygood sans Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

JollyGood Sans is a serious alternative to that other comic font.

Production Type: Panorama

panorama Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

An arsenal of nearly boundless possibilities.

PintassilgoPrints: Blueshift

blueshift Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Blueshift is an expressive disconnected script and a stylish display that play together devilishly well.

Ndiscovered: Mangerica

mangerica Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Mangerica incorporates different styles into a consistent look.

Typesketchbook: Abula

abula Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Abula – a humanist twist is incorporated into a serif.

Bold Monday: Brando

brando Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

A contemporary serif with humanist proportions.

Brownfox: Formular

formular Our favorite typefaces from May 2014

Formular’s precision and versatility are combined with a slightly eccentric character.