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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


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

    Typotheque: Woodkit


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

    Miller Type Foundry: Uniform


    Uniform is a multi-width geometric type family.

    Laura Worthington: Boucherie


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

    Type Supply: Queue


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

    Sudtipos: Bowling Script


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

    Positype: Love Script


    Love Script is a font with a big heart.

    House Industries: Velo Serif


    Super-elliptical shapes and sturdy serifs.

    Calligrafiction: Peter


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

    Tipo Pèpel: Naste


    A lush splurge on pure basic geometrical shapes and sizes.

    Commercial Type: Darby


    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


    Diogenes is an elegant and crisp text typeface.

    Lettersoup: Ropa Soft


    The Ropa Soft family brings a warm and friendly feel.

    Font Bureau: Big Caslon FB


    An expansion of Matthew Carter’s classic display serif.

    The Northern Block: Merel


    Merel is a modern geometric typeface with humanist attributes.

    FaceType: Newcastle


    Newcastle gives you great opportunities for spicy typography.

    Hungarumlaut: Westeinde


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

    Hoftype: Foro Sans


    Foro Sans is well suited for ambitious typography.

    Tipografies: Trola Text


    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


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

    The Northern Block: Grottel


    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.