Font Friday: Nexa

Happy Font Friday! This week I have a great free font by Font Fabric. Nexa is a sans serif font that comes in 2 weights, I love the simplicity of it. Looks great as body copy or a large headline. You can download for free here. You can see more great font friday picks on these wonderful blogs; The Aerialist Press, Blush Printables, Bubblerock, Fourth & Folded, Lauren Elise…

Font Friday: 100 Greatest Free Fonts 2012

Happy Font Friday! Hope the week has been good to everyone. Today I've got for you the 100 Greatest Free Font Collection for 2012 (wohoo!) The Awwwards Team has put together this extensive list of fonts that has a great selection of styles. These are just a few of my favourites Arvo, Bree Serif, Adelle Basic, Raleway and Intro, but there is plenty of font goodness here! You can see more…

Font Friday: The Northern Block

Happy Friday! Today I'm sharing with you some free fonts from The Northern Block (woo!). The Northern Block type foundry was founded by designer Jonathan Hill in 2006 with the aim to 'design and develop new and original typefaces. The foundry soon established a reputation for producing contemporary typefaces with a high technical value that work in the commercial market place.' A few favourites…

Font Friday: Tanga

Hello! It's a horrible grey and rainy day here in Melbourne so for today's Font Friday post I have lots of fun bright colours! TANGA is designed by Madrid based designer Velckro. Keep an eye out for the free download soon! You can see more great font friday picks on these wonderful blogs; The Aerialist Press, Blush Printables, Bubblerock, Fourth & Folded, Lauren Elise…

Font Friday: YWFT Top Fonts of 2011

Happy Font Friday everyone! You Work For Them has put together their top 10 fonts 0f 2011 and made them available to buy as a package (brilliant!) "This is a great discount on a great collection; quite a deal for any and all studios needing some serious typeface power at an affordable price." Check them out below... So there you have it! I think you'll agree that 2011 was a…

Font Friday: Pitch

Happy Friday! It's been a little while since I've done a font friday post so here we are with a fantastic new font from Klim Type Foundry. Described by Kris Sowersby, the designer, "Pitch is a love letter to the typewriter. The honest aesthetic of the typewritten text these writing machines produce is wonderful. I wanted to capture this particular aesthetic with Pitch. The aesthetics of…

Font Friday: Metropolis

Well I'm a day late with Font Friday this week but better late than never right?! Today I have a beautiful font crafted by talented (Melbourne based!) designer Josip Kelava. A little bit about the font from the designer, Metropolis comes from the industrial years of the 1950's where skyscrapers were born. Greatly inspired by the double line work of Twin by Mark El-Khatib, I used the double line…

Font Friday: Trithart

Hello Font Friday! Hope everyone's had a great week, I've had a week of packing my life into boxes (yet again!) for the move to Melbourne. Exciting times ahead! Today's font goodness is from You Work For Them (which has an amazing sale on right now by the way) called Trithart. I love the vintage, hand drawn feel to this font. Perfect for packaging or titles in a poster. You can see…

Font Friday: Pluto

Hello font friday! Today I'm sharing with you Pluto designed by type designer Hannes von Döhren. "The fonts are informal and friendly at first sight and lend themselves to display settings, however the straight and upright architecture of Pluto also makes it perfect for longer copy."  I'm loving all 32 available fonts, I could definitely see this as being my new go to font. Purchase options…

Font Friday: Knewave

Happy Font Friday! My pick today is from the awesome League of Moveable Type. Designed by Tyler Finck (who is also responsible for Ostrich Sans and Blackout) Knewave is a bold painted typeface great for headlines. You can download here for free! You can see more great font friday picks on these wonderful blogs - The Aerialist Press, Blush Printables,Bubblerock, Fourth & Folded,…