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This article was published on November 13, 2014

    21 of the best typefaces from October 2014

    21 of the best typefaces from October 2014 Image by: Nikolay Popov
    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 Type Release.


    Did October bring us all kinds of festive, spooky typefaces? We’ll find out in this month’s roundup of our favorites from last month.

    Latinotype: Texta

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    Texta is a contemporary, rational, transparent and useful sans to compose all kind of texts.

    Typotheque: Woodkit

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    Woodkit is a playful fixed-width display series of typefaces inspired by wood type.

    Miller Type Foundry: Uniform

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    Uniform is a multi-width geometric type family.

    Laura Worthington: Boucherie

    boucherie

    Boucherie includes four distinct display types, plus ornaments, catchwords, and frames.

    Type Supply: Queue

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    Queue was drawn to reflect the contradictory and complex world of today.

    Sudtipos: Bowling Script

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    Bowling Script is loaded with all kinds of alternation, swashing and over-the-top stuff.

    Positype: Love Script

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    Love Script is a font with a big heart.

    House Industries: Velo Serif

    velo

    Super-elliptical shapes and sturdy serifs.

    Calligrafiction: Peter

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    Peter is a neo-grotesque sans with rational and clear basic letterforms.

    Tipo Pèpel: Naste

    naste

    A lush splurge on pure basic geometrical shapes and sizes.

    Commercial Type: Darby

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    A contemporary family of two related sans serifs: one is the functional Darby Sans; the other a refined display version for large sizes, where the contrast is dramatically higher.

    Ludwig Type: Diogenes

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    Diogenes is an elegant and crisp text typeface.

    Lettersoup: Ropa Soft

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    The Ropa Soft family brings a warm and friendly feel.

    Font Bureau: Big Caslon FB

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    An expansion of Matthew Carter’s classic display serif.

    The Northern Block: Merel

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    Merel is a modern geometric typeface with humanist attributes.

    FaceType: Newcastle

    newcastle

    Newcastle gives you great opportunities for spicy typography.

    Hungarumlaut: Westeinde

    westeinde

    Westeinde has been optimized for the best legibility in print and screen.

    Hoftype: Foro Sans

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    Foro Sans is well suited for ambitious typography.

    Tipografies: Trola Text

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    Trola Text keeps the original spirit of Trola, but some of the letterform features have been modified so it can perfectly adapt to the needs of typefaces used in text of continued reading.

    Linotype: Quitador

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    Quitador is a constructed slab serif typeface with a humanistic touch.

    The Northern Block: Grottel

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    Grottel is a modern grotesque sans serif font family that follows the philosophy of original grotesque typefaces with enhanced personality.

    Want more? Check out our roundup of favorites from September 2014.