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38 free retro fonts

38 free retro fonts
There are hundreds of paid-for and free fonts available online, and we've got details of all sorts here on Creative Bloq – including tattoo fonts, cursive fonts and handwriting fonts. But for this article, we're going to focus on retro fonts. Retro designs have the ability to transport audiences back in time so it's important to choose a typeface that reflects the era that you're representing. Here, we've selected some of our favourite retro-style font designs that won't cost you a penny! 01. Noir Add a touch of elegance and style to your designs with this beautiful retro font Noir, by designer Matthias Guggisberg. 02. Created by Swiss art director Juri Zaech, Frontage Condensed is a beautiful family of retro fonts. 03. Designer Timo Titzmann is behind free retro font Say It Fat. 04. Created by designer Mehmet Reha Tugcu, Portico is a display typeface, which includes an urban and rough version – perfect for any retro-style designs. 05. 06. 07. Transport yourself back in time with Lazer 84.

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How to choose and pair typefaces The act of choosing two typefaces is probably the first (and often most difficult) task you do when creating a new design. Many people get stuck here, myself included. Recently, I discovered a simple method to pair typefaces effectively and I’d love to share them with you. (Hint: it’s a 3×3 grid). There’s one prerequisite to use this 3×3 grid (which I will reveal shortly) – knowing how to categorize typefaces. So, let’s start there. Font pairings: 20 perfect examples It's a classic conundrum for any graphic designer: finding font pairings that set each other off, don't fight the eye for attention, and harmonise without becoming homogenous and dull. The age-old rule goes as follows: concord or contrast, but don't conflict. But with so many typefaces and free fonts to choose from, how do you find two that work in harmony? Sure, there must be some free iPhone apps out there that might be able to help.

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35 Vintage and Retro Free Fonts for Your Designs One of the most important elements of the web designing is the Typography which can change a normal art into an attractive and an elegant piece of art. The most recent and the popular design trend are the retro styled fonts or elements. The right selection and the proper usage of the fonts or typography play an important role in conveying the appropriate message to the clients. The latest trend and techniques of using the retro and vintage script fonts have become very popular in the recent years almost in majority of the small and large scale corporate designs, blogs, online stores, and portfolios. Whenever, you try to use the old style of fonts or designs in any work, it gives an appealing and a creative effect and also uniquely stands out from other works. Usually, the retro styles denote the designs that were popular during the years 1910s to 1930s and when such retro free fonts are used in recent designs, it gives old fashioned personalities, trends, or any objects of the past.

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The Ultimate Guide on How to Create a Font Every digital typeface from free to a $1,000 font pack goes through a similar design process. It’s rigorous for a beginner and does require an understanding of foundational typographic principles. But for what it’s worth, learning how to create a font from scratch is one of the most fulfilling creative endeavors in digital design. Professional font design takes years to master, but this shouldn’t dissuade you from learning the process. 10+ Fresh and Gorgeous Fonts to Download (no.02 2013 Being a typeface lover myself, I love to search the different websites of typefoundries, or clicking tweets that mention fonts, etc. I strongly believe that type can set the mood of every design and can make your message more personal. These relatively new fonts that have been published in the past 6 – 8 weeks and are designed to be well suited for web as well for print, in particular for the use in headlines, logo and flyer designs. Some of these new fonts also come in more styles, so you can easily embed these fonts in your web designs or use them as a corporate typeface.

Best Free Fonts of 2012 It’s that time of year again, time to recap the best about the year ending and prepare for a new year. Last week we kicked off our “Best of…” series with the Best Best Free UI PSDs of 2012. So for this week, we will show you the best free fonts we saw here in 2012. Make sure to pick your favorites to add to your library for the start of 2013. 20 Best Sci-Fi Fonts You Can Use For Free If you need some unique, futuristic fonts for your project, these best sci-fi fonts are exactly what you’ve been looking for. These free sci-fi fonts will look amazing in your printed or digital projects. Browse through all of these futuristic typefaces and add them to your design collection. These are excellent fonts that will certainly be useful to you at some point. 101 best free fonts of 2016, so far 2016 has been one of the best years for type design in decades. The lettering craze has pushed a lot of illustrators towards digitizing their work. There’s a ton of great font software available these days. And with typography now recognized as one of the most important aspects of a website, everyone wants in on the act. In past years we’ve seen a few narrow trends dominating, but so far this year it’s very diverse. There’s fewer crazy experimental typefaces around, but also fewer staid sans-serifs; everyone’s meeting somewhere in the middle.