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This article was published on September 22, 2013

    20 of the most beautiful typefaces released last month

    20 of the most beautiful typefaces released last month
    Sean Mitchell
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    Sean Mitchell

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

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


    We’ve gathered another fantastic mix of type for you this month — an elegant serif from Klim, a brush flavoured script by Fontfabric , a modern classic from Linotype, an modular family by Typegroup, and many more — let’s get started!

    Laura Worthington: Charcuterie

    charcuterie

    A large and rare undertaking — a family of ten distinct yet related typefaces, many of which have their own font families and three decorative / ornamental typefaces.

    Klim: Domaine

    domaine

    Contemporary, curvaceous Latin detailing on a Scotch skeleton.

    Debi Sementelli Type Foundry: Cantoni

    cantoni

    A hand-lettered family with a variety of standard and alternate characters that play together well.

    Fontfabric: Braxton

    braxton

    A brush flavoured script family characterized by excellent legibility in both web & print.

    Linotype: Metro Nova

    metro-nova

    The long awaited update of the 1929 modern classic by W.A. Dwiggins.

    Symbolset: SS Geomicons Squared

    geomicons-squared

    Neatly rounded corners amplify the geometry of the forms with quick turns and an easy confidence.

    Great Lakes Lettering: Asterism

    asterism

    A calligraphy style font with a moving baseline and lots of shining personality.

    The Northern Block: Gunar

    gunar

    Precise curves are met with straight lines and tapered angles to produce a fresh, technical typeface.

    PintassilgoPrints: Brush Up

    brush-up

    Swiftly painted on paper and carefully translated into a font.

    Typegroup: Noodge

    noodge

    An ultra-modular type family in three styles.

    LeType: Only You Sexy

    only-you-sexy

    Handmade, stylish, modern, and multilingual.

    Andinistas: ChefScript

    chef-script

    Combines warmth and good humor.

    Tart Workshop: Bookeyed Sadie

    bookeyed-sadie

    A big voice and powerful curves calling attention.

    Wordshape: Cooper Italic Pro

    cooper-italic-pro

    The result of researching Cooper’s original drawings and series of engraved proofs.

    PintassilgoPrints: Tremendous

    tremendous

    Strong and somewhat rough, but absolutely warm-hearted.

    Canada Type: Mauritius

    mauritius

    Ten years or so after his unique treatment of garalde design with Trump Mediaeval, Georg Trump took on the transitional genre with Mauritius, which was to be his last typeface.

    Insigne: Enocenta

    enocenta

    A five weight script typeface that offers a variety of options.

    Filmotype: Filmotype Hemlock

    filmotype-hemlock

    Owes its origins to classic sign painter showcard lettering.

    Lettering Inc: Directors Gothic

    directors-gothic

    Painstakingly developed from the original font glass masters from the 1930s.

    Suitcase Type Foundry: Ladislav

    ladislav

    A simple modular system of combined geometrical segments.

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