Our June 2018 issue of Fontface features Dress by TypeSenses, Quiche by Adam Ladd, Mackay by René Bieder, and Arlon by Marc Lohner. We also link to articles on Macintosh bitmap fonts, Arby's "Saucy AF" font, and the evolution of sentence spacing.

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Fontspring: Fontface Newsletter | June 2018
Dress Poster
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Dress Sample Text

Inspired by late 19th-century lettering, Dress would feel right at home on the cover of a classic novel. Customize it with layered elements, flourished capitals and inline decoration for the perfect fit.

Dress
Typesenses

$44.50 $89.00

Introductory Offer - 50% off until June 22nd

 
Quiche Poster
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Quiche Sample Text

Feast your eyes on this elegant high-contrast display family. Quiche looks modern and sophisticated with its contrasting ball terminals and removed serifs.

Quiche
Adam Ladd

$29.85 $199.00

Introductory Offer - 85% off until June 26th

 
Mackay Poster
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Mackay Sample Text

Mackay takes an exaggerated approach to old-style serifs, with its high contrast and dynamic swoops. Make a bold statement with this sharp and shapely serif family.

Mackay
René Bieder

$62.25 $249.00

Introductory Offer - 75% off until July 1st

 
Arlon Poster
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Arlon Sample Text

The future looks warm and friendly with Arlon. Its state of the art squared letterforms give this family a strong structure that is balanced out by soft and rounded features.

Arlon
Marc Lohner

$37.25 $149.00

Introductory Offer - 75% off until June 30th

 
the top deals

Breakfast Script

Reg $50.00   Now $17.50 until June 30th

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Elixir

Reg $50.00   Now $25.00 until June 30th

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Cera Condensed & Compact

Reg $598.00   Now $299.00 until June 30th

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Bosphorus

Reg $249.00   Now $49.80 until June 22nd

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the notable links
The Evolution of Sentence Spacing
 

The Evolution of Sentence Spacing

Two spaces, or not two spaces, that is the question. One space after a period has recently become the standard in typing. Avi Selk of The Washington Post investigates and weighs in on this shift in typing standards.

Arby’s Saucy Font
 

Arby’s Saucy Font

Arby’s has put their own unique spin on the bespoke typeface trend with Saucy AF. This free yet sloppy novelty font is a tongue-in-cheek marketing campaign inspired by “the ink of the sandwich world”: sauce packets.

Macintosh’s Bitmap Fonts
 

Macintosh’s Bitmap Fonts

Ben Zotto takes a look back at Susan Kare’s original 80s and 90s Macintosh bitmap typefaces and uncovers a few hidden sheep in the process.

the fine print

Masthead set in Balboa & Tenez, body set in Questa Slab & Tenso

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