The Star Wars
Diggin that hand drawn Lucasfilm logo
Milwaukee Transit Passes
The Letterform Archive holds about 300 tickets in their collection thanks in part to a donation from type designer Tobias Frere-Jones... and they’re gorgeous.
Stunning type design by Valentina Casali / via Jessica Hische
New type design practice and foundry from Erik Marinovich. Just cruise around the specimens pages to get a solid dose of vibrant type goodness.
Bauhaus Typography at 100
Lots of safety protocols in place at the Letterform Archive in San Francisco for this exhibit that runs through April 27, 2022. File under: Wish I was closer!
The Year in Type
I Love Typography looks back at some of the highlights of 2021, including typefaces, profiles, inspiration and then some. / via Sidebar
Porsche posters (1961–1969)
These posters catch a vibe. Baby, are you coming for the ride? (The ride, the ride, the ride)
Elliott Jay Stocks on helping build a library of materials and guides to help folks understand, explore and choose type with purpose. A great resources from the Google Fonts Team.
Inspired by old video game labels, Cartridge is a new display sans-serif that evokes quintessential 80s vibes - by Dan Cederholm
A whimsical variable display typeface by Alex Tomlinson. Has a companion set of dingbats that use variable tech to animate.
On Type with Erik Spiekermann
Part of Adobe's Creativity Explained series (wonderfully) animated by Oddfellows in Portland. / via Sean Sharp
Ink traps explained
Extremely well deep dive into ink traps and all the variations. Get to the bottom for the kicker of the Imperial Trap. / via Under Consideration
Type exploration w/ orange peels
I always enjoy Manfred Westreicher's explorations with type
So who drew that Fender logo…
OH no Type Co gets to the bottom of it 3 years after asking...
I Miss My Bar
Adjust the ambiance and pour yourself something fizzy. A lovely site by Lagom + Tandem that might be offline because it's getting hammered. Pardon the pun.
San Francisco Symphony rebrand
By Collins. Agreeing with other folks that think this is lovely.
“YOU&ME&ME&YOU” mural by Anthony Burrill
this book you are holding…
JetBrains Mono: A free and open source typeface for developers
1972 U.S. election, CBS News
Instant Lettering Database
Simon Walker’s Pizza Hut Font
Type Scale – A Visual Calculator
The typographic scale
The Typecraft Initative
Jessica Hische | You Are Enough Mirror
watching words move 1959 – Robert Brownjohn
Decostruzione LXVIII – Neon
The awesome Mac OS Catalina fonts you didn’t know you had access to
Online Archive at Letterform Archive
Jessica Hische’s Classes on Skillshare
Braille Institute – Atkinson Hyperlegible Font
The First Printed Manicules
House Industries relaunches Montage typeface digitally
Mary Kate McDevitt
Variable Fonts | DSType Foundry
Jacob K. Javits U.S. Senatorial campaigns
Fontjoy – Generate font pairings in one click
Darren Booth, Always experimenting
36 Days of Type — An Animated Collaboration
New York City Tree Alphabet by Katie Holten
Letterform Archive – nonprofit center for inspiration, education, publishing, and community
Shapes of Text (A Pinterest board)
National Park Typeface
Lydian font: The Nancy Drew typeface is all over new books – Vox
Coniferous by OHNO – Future Fonts
The Mystery Font That Took Over New York
By Rumsey Taylor