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This article was published on September 17, 2014


    23 of the most gorgeous typefaces from August 2014

    23 of the most gorgeous typefaces from August 2014
    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.


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

    Stawix: Dalle

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    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

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

    Latinotype: Via Sans

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    Via Sans was designed for fast reading from a distance.

    Drew Melton: Ballpoint

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    The ideal balance of humanity and clarity.

    Laura Worthington: Voltage

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    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

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

    Gerren Lamson: Solder

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

    Yellow Design Studio: Lulo

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

    Juri Zaech: Bend

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    Bend is a contemporary ribbon type family.

    Tyler Finck: Grandstander

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    Handmade block letters with a subtle shadow and texture.

    dooType: Accura

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

    Fenotype: Powder Script

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

    Drew Melton: Show Stopper

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    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

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    Ortodoxa takes a fresh look at conventional letterforms.

    Commercial Type: Publico Text Mono

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

    Philatype: Lovato

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    Lovato has a clear, sharp, stylish tone.

    Briefcase: BC Dres

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    BC Dres conjures up the sweaty aesthetics of sportswear.