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A Vintage or retro style design is meant to transport it’s audience decades into the past. Designers try to do this by using various design elements such as textures and patterns from a certain time period. But it’s also important to use accurate typography from the time period you are trying to represent. In this post, we’ve rounded up 30 excellent vintage and retro fonts that you can use in your designs. You’ll notice that these font’s range from a 1920′s look all the way up to the retro typography style of the 50′s. Matchbook
Vintage and retro style designs can be a beautiful thing. By using a combination of rough textures, grunge patterns and brushes meant to add an aged or used appearance, designers can easily pull of this timeless look. To compliment this aged appearance, it is important to use the proper typography to help match the style you are trying to represent. To help you out, I’ve rounded up 40 attractive retro and vintage fonts to use in your designs. Bobel
Retro can be described as outdated or out of fashion. But retro fonts can not be overlooked in today’s modern world. Retro fonts are specially designed to transfer someones imagination to good old days of 1930s and onwards.
Are you working on a new project that involves type face and are looking for something new and fresh to work with? You might just be in luck. In this post I have compiled a list of websites that offer an amazing selection of unique and free fonts to choose from. So why not benefit from these great resources and start downloading fonts to use in your next design . Happy surfing! Want to check out more resources?
Whether you're putting together a resume, flyer, or web page, everyone needs to find and compare fonts some time. Here are some tools that can help you find the perfect font. In all we're looking at a slate of excellent tools you can use to organize your fonts and identify and compare them; then we'll take a quick look at some great resources for downloading new fonts; and finally, we'll show you how you can make your own font, pixel-by-pixel or from your own handwriting. Organize and Preview Fonts Every operating system comes with a built-in font viewer and installer, but sometimes the out-of-the-box options don't cut it for serious font work. Take a look at a few alternatives.
The proper selection of typography in a design can set the appropriate theme and mood that the designer is going for. There are a lot of free fonts on the web – created by talented designers and type foundries. You should read the license of each font before using them in your designs.