23 of the most gorgeous typefaces from August 2014

23 of the most gorgeous typefaces from August 2014

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


As always, we bring you another month of gorgeous typefaces you simply must check out. How do these fare against last month’s?

HVD Fonts: Brix Sans

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brix-sans

Brix Sans works perfectly for corporate and editorial design. Combined with Brix Slab, high and complex typographical challenges can be solved.

Stawix: Dalle

dalle

Dalle is a large font family ideally suited for body text and display uses.

Font Bureau: Input

input

Input is a flexible system of fonts designed specifically for code.

Typesketchbook: Tolyer

toyler

Tolyer is a clean and distressed sans-serif family containing 50 fonts.

Latinotype: Via Sans

via-sans

Via Sans was designed for fast reading from a distance.

Drew Melton: Ballpoint

ballpoint

The ideal balance of humanity and clarity.

Laura Worthington: Voltage

voltage

Voltage is an unexpected and energetic standout in the world of script fonts, breaking free from formal classifications while retaining the degree of personality we treasure in hand lettering.

Los Andes: Garden

garden

Garden is a handmade display font with a playful and spontaneous feel.

Gerren Lamson: Solder

solder

Solder was inspired by historic lead work in stained glass windows.

Yellow Design Studio: Lulo

lulo

Lulo is a textured, retro and 3-dimensional font family.

Juri Zaech: Bend

bend

Bend is a contemporary ribbon type family.

Tyler Finck: Grandstander

grandstander

Handmade block letters with a subtle shadow and texture.

dooType: Accura

accura

Closed angles and smooth curves make Accura a unique source of personality.

Fenotype: Powder Script

powder-script

Powder Script is a showy brush style script family of three weights.

Drew Melton: Show Stopper

show-stopper

Show Stopper captures the craft and quality of authentic brush lettering.

G-Type: Precious Sans Two

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Precious Sans Two is a complete reworking of the 2002 design.

Thinkdust: Squoosh Gothic

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Squoosh Gothic is a serious new contender in the arena of headline fonts.

Briefcase: BC Kakao

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BC Kakao is a font family of stylistically similar fonts loosely based on calligraphy and handwriting.

Borutta: Adagio Sans Script

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Adagio Sans Script is an experimental vertical variety of a normal sans, with the characteristics of handwriting.

Monograma: Ortodoxa

ortodoxa

Ortodoxa takes a fresh look at conventional letterforms.

Commercial Type: Publico Text Mono

publico-text-mono

Make data look purely like data, untouched by human hands.

Philatype: Lovato

lovato

Lovato has a clear, sharp, stylish tone.

Briefcase: BC Dres

bc-dres

BC Dres conjures up the sweaty aesthetics of sportswear.

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