Sans Francisco

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Apple recently released their first in-house designed font in close to 20 years. Named ‘San Francisco,’ the sans-serif font comes in 23 variations that you can download here

Paul Rand: The Complete Designer

Steve Jobs praises the legendary creative problem solver in this 1993 interview.

Typographically Eating

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Design Letters dinnerware with typography by Arne Jacobsen

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“If It’s Big and Ugly, It’s Not Big Enough”

James Victore on a “Type Safari” through Brooklyn

Keep Fresh, Stay Rad

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Friends of Type are prolific. For this new box set produced by Princeton Architectural Press, the cross-continental design collective have compiled 100 of their favorite designs produced over the years and turned them into postcards. Featuring slogans, sayings, and salutations, the set is as much a study in letterform as it is a place form letters on.

Available today

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Typecaster for Life

Lewis Mitchell of Arion Press in San Francisco

via, doobybrain

ILLUMINATIONS: A Spiritual Guide To Lettering

This self-published book by CLOWN TITS Crew features 86 pages of style inspiration.

Matthew Carter: My Life in Typefaces

From Kindergarten to Infinity

comic-neue

Harnessing a desire to be “the casual script choice for everyone including the typographically savvy,” an Australian graphic designer has updated Comic Sans in a simple typeface called Comic Neue.

Logophobia

Filmmaker Alex Sanders takes a look at the mind of a Logophobic and what it is that makes a “Scary Logo” so scary.

via, networkawesome

Font Men

Jonathan Hoefler and Tobias Frere-Jones before the split.

Directed & Produced by Dress Code

Design Under Pressure

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Isolated headlines from the day Kennedy was assassinated. Compiled by Christian Annyas.

Typographic Smut

Issue C of Gratuitous Type, the pamphlet of typographic smut, features 48 pages of lovely letters and conversations with Hato Press, Hvass & Hannibal and Studio Lin, among others, plus a 6-page centerfold and a print created by Jordy van den Nieuwendijk. So sexy.

Zio / @zioxla

Subway Hell

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“The silent revenge of Comic Sans”

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Morning Dose of The Noun Project

Building a Global Visual Language

via, laughingsquid

Design is One

A documentary about Lella and Massimo Vignelli.

(thanks Kiji!)

The Eggs Font

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It took 1000 eggs to create this font by hand.

Printables

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Sign by Sign, History Is Told on London’s Walls by Alice Rawsthorn

The History of Typography, Animated

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