Fonts, typefaces and all things typographical — I love Typography (ILT) Typophile. Thinking with Type. The 30 best free fonts for designers. We've scoured the web to present you with a fine and varied selection of free fonts.
Including scripts, serifs, and a range of ligatures, these fonts will give you greater flexibility in your designs, and add to your arsenal of design tools. This list represents the 100 best free fonts we've found in a variety of styles. However, for specialist fonts that won't cost you a penny, read these: Some of the typeface collections listed below can be used on your web projects, but please be sure to check the terms. Now join us as we present you with 100 of the best free fonts, which you can download and use today. 01.
Tomaz Leskovec's clean, uppercase show font Manifesto was inspired by the geometric aesthetic of the Italian rationalist movement in the mid 1920s. 02. For a minimal option, French studio FAAK&PAAT's Delicate is an elegant serif stencil with a contemporary geometric twist. 03. Asfalto is a bold, distressed font with an industrial feel. 04. 05. 06. 07. My Favorite Font Sources: A Shortlist of Trusted Foundries and Retailers. Most fonts are licensed when needed, selected specifically for the job at hand.
But when my (less font-addicted) friends are seeking versatile, workhorse typefaces for future use, I send them this list. Of course, there are dozens of reputable outfits that make and sell good fonts. It’s almost irresistible to list every little foundry I love, but most of them are available via one of these outlets and a set of links longer than the one above is often more overwhelming than useful. Think of this list as a shopper’s starting point for building a lasting typographic toolset. These sites offer most of the best fonts available, and — crucially — present them well, too. The focus here is on downloadable desktop fonts for print use, but most of these shops offer webfonts as well, either through a hosted service or as a self-hosted download.
Speaking of typeface recommendations, our very own Typographica.org reviews are also a good introduction to a few of the best new typefaces. Typographica. Type Reviews, Books, Commentary. Font. Beautiful Type. FontFont. Lost Type Co-op. Type at work in the real world. Welcome to Phil's Fonts. Good Design Needs Good Fonts.
Gibson – Canada Type. The Gibson font family hits the right spot for many people and on many levels. It is a humanist sans serif typeface designed by eminent Canadian type designer Rod McDonald, and produced by Patrick Griffin and Kevin King of Canada Type , to honour John Gibson FGDC (1928-2011), Rod's long-time friend and one of the original founders of the Society of Graphic Designers of Canada (GDC). Gibson is available at YouWorkForThem website . Banque d'images et d'illustrations, Typos.