Six styles of Generis Sans for only 49 USD/EUR* – available for 24 hours

With the space-saving American Gothic fonts as a model, designer Erik Faulhaber created the Generis Sans in 2006. He also designed matching Antiqua, serif and sans serif versions. With these four families – Generis Sans, Serif, Slab and Simple – the designer had created a clear, functional and modern font system. Equipped with [...]

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An interview with Nadine Chahine on her latest font Zapfino Arabic

Dr. Nadine Chahine is a Lebanese font designer who works as an Arabic specialist for Monotype. She explains that it was during a course she attended at the American University in Beirut that she first developed her enthusiasm for Arabic typography. Since then, she [...]

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The complete Siseriff font family for
just 49 USD/EUR*– available for 24 hours only

Available for 24 hours through Linotype.com at a 82% discount on the normal price is the contemporary font Siseriff by the leading designer Bo Berndal. Created in 2002, this typeface places an emphasis on its serifs and has rather narrow characters with a uniform [...]

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The favorite fonts of the Danish designer
Anders Francker and Francker selections
for just 39 USD/EUR* each

Although he originally trained to become an engineer, Anders Francker currently also works as a font designer. He now reveals on Linotype.com which six typefaces he most admires. Born in 1972 in Denmark, Francker initially worked as an engineer, during which time he became [...]

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Vialog adorns Japanese highway signs

Vialog, published in 2002 by Professor Werner Schneider and Helmut Ness, adorns many public systems, including the Munich public transportation system or the Spanish railway. Now it is also used for the English labeling of all Japanese highway signs. This was made possible through the collaboration of renowned [...]

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The last font design by Roy Cole:
the elegant, rhythmic Coleface

Shortly before his death in 2012, the Briton Roy Cole created an elegant, rhythmic and readily legible sans serif – Coleface. It is characterized by its striking and clearly defined letter forms that provide Coleface with a neutral and thus flexible quality, [...]

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New Release: Bradley Texting – a typeface
with a personal touch

With Bradley Texting, designer Richard Bradley has published a continuation of his font families Bradley Hand and Bradley Type, published in the 1990s. Bradley overcame the rough forms of Bradley Hand with the smoother Bradley Type. He subsequently wanted to further expand his script fonts and create [...]

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Interesting article on Gill Sans in the
Forum magazine

In the September issue of Forum – Journal of Letter Exchange, Dan Rhatigan explores the emergence of the popular Gill Sans. The Monotype Type Director has rummaged in the British archives and highlights the most interesting finds of the font designed in 1928 by Eric Gill. The article [...]

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The Neue Haas Unica from Toshi Omagari
now available in an Ultra Light style

With the Neue Haas Unica, Toshi Omagari has brought the past into the present. The designer, already well-known for Metro Nova, his successful redesign of the famous Metro, has worked on print fonts from the 1980s and became very interested [...]

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Designer Sarah Lazarevic’s favorite fonts
and the Rameau family for 39 Euros

The French typographer and designer Sarah Lazarevic lives and works in France. She works for large clients such as the French Post Office, teaches graphic art and typography in Paris, and works on copper engravings in her spare time. She now presents exclusively for Linotype.com [...]

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