Tag helvetica

Comparing Neue Haas Grotesk with Helvetica

If there’s one site you absolutely must visit today, it’s this one.

Pocketmag Redesign by Face

Beautiful modernist, typographical, Swiss-style design

Modernist? Check. Typographical? Check. Grids? Check. Gorgeous. Check.

What Should I Look For In a UI Typeface?

What makes a good UI typeface?

I’ve touched briefly before on some typefaces that I consider to be particularly good for on-screen reading. But now I wish to delve further into this realm of typography and consider: What makes a typeface good for screens and UI design in particular?

RM Regular Typeface by MashCreative

RM Regular typeface by MashCreative

I have been eagerly awaiting the release of this typeface for quite some time now, ever since the studio behind it—MashCreative—posted a rebranding exercise they mocked up for Royal Mail.

GYÁR Branding by Official Classic

New branding for GYÁR by Official Classic

I was rather delighted to chance upon this fine piece of retro, minimalist, typographic branding for GYÁR Post Production by Budapest-based studio Official Classic.

New Rail Alphabet

The New Rail Alphabet by Henrik Hubel of A2/SW/HK with Margaret Calvert

Here’s another beauty for fans of grotesque typefaces, such as Suisse BP Int’l.

SwissTypefaces’ Suisse BP Int’l

SwissTypeface's Suisse BP Int'l Typeface

There are two beautiful things you must check out today. First, is the launch of B+P’s SwissTypefaces, a type foundry dedicated to the design and production of Swiss-style typefaces. As a result, I am already extremely interested in them.

Lovely fonts! Wonderful fonts!

Fonts. I love them. Perhaps a little too much, some might say. I love them all. And today, my fellow typophiles and fans of typography, I wish to share with you my current favourites.