Gregory Cadars

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TEFF Lexicon

I first encountered TEFF Lexicon when type designer Kris Sowersby chose it as one of his top three favorites typefaces. Having never heard of Lexicon …

Input from Font Bureau

In addition to the weight range, Input has four widths, from Normal to Compressed. If you work on a smaller screen or with long lines of code, a …

Typography

How We Read

I want you to think about what you’re doing right now. I mean <i>really</i> think about it. As your eyes move across these lines and funnel information to …

Dunbar's number

<b>Dunbar's number</b> is a suggested cognitive limit to the number of people with whom one can maintain stable social relationships—relationships in which …

Simplicity

At this year's beyond tellerrand Stephen Hay was giving a talk which influenced my last two months significantly. He was speaking about simplicity. …

CSS

David Berlow

<b>David Berlow</b> entered the type industry in 1978 as a letter designer for the respected Mergenthaler, Linotype, Stempel, and Haas typefoundries.<p>He …

思源黑体(Source Han Sans )发布

Chinese Standard Web Fonts: A Guide to CSS Font Family Declarations for Web Design in Simplified Chinese

Massive Google fail. Since days of searching have brought me no closer to answering my most pressing Chinese font questions, I bit the bullet and sat …

Libertad - Webfont & Desktop font

Design can do without images, but not without typefaces.<p>Libertad is a sans-serif typeface that mixes humanist and grotesk models. It’s most …

Ian Lynam Design

Modern advertising design a la the USA is rapidly developed along with the reappearance of vertically integrated zaibatsu corporations<p><i>Kenchiku Bunka</i> …

Royal Family And The Poor ART ON 45

Grids with no gutters

The popular way to make grids for your layouts is to account for gutters, like this:<p>The layout here is 760 pixels wide with six 100-pixel columns, …

Why 18th century books looked like smartphone screens

That's one of the opening pages of <i>Conjectures on Original Composition</i>, a book about creative genius published by the English poet Edward Young in …

Stephen Coles's answer to What are Berlin's best typographic attractions?

TYPO Berlin. A major annual design conference with a steady stream of type-centric talks and events.<p>Berliner Typostammtisch, a bi-monthly gathering …

Electric Chairs - So Many Ways

Cold Dogs in the Courtyard - Video is not Art

Death By Utopia

John B. Calhoun relaxing in Universe 25<p>In the late 20th Century, John B. Calhoun decided to make Utopia; it started with rats. In 1947 he began to …

And They All Look Just the Same

Today, ticky-tacky seems to have crept into another area of our society: the World Wide Web. Big advances in technology built upon shared standards …

Syria's lethal Facebook checkpoints

An anonymous tip from a highly reliable source: "There are checkpoints in Syria where your Facebook is checked for affiliation with the rebellious …

Types of their time

1 Iwan [Jan] Tschichold: Elementare Typographie. Typografische Mitteillungen, Sonderheft, Leipzig 1925<p>2 Christopher Burke: Paul Renner. The art of …

TYPECACHE’S Favorite Fonts of 2013

Brooklyn was made for the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, NY; an arena where the Brooklyn Nets’ play basketball and artists like the Rolling Stones and …

Grilli Type

MALTATYPE

An idea of a typeface

Aware that there is no such thing as total neutrality, Neutral typeface explores how the absence of stylistic associations can help the reader to …

How to display title-less feed items

I've written previously about why title-less feed items exist. In a nutshell, some posts are so short they don't have titles. Prime example: …

Frere-Jones Type

Rijwielen Bromfietsen Fa. Elmar 4

Garamond or Garamont?

This small engraving (47 by 28 mm) was included by Léonard Gaultier towards the end of the 16th century in his ‘Portraits of illustrious men who have …

Big Moore from Font Bureau

<b>Big Moore</b> is the refined and well-balanced transitional display face by Matthew Carter that brings back the proportions true to Baskerville’s …

BBB Riviera

BBB Riviera is the second in a series of bespoke display typefaces for UK Esquire’s <i>Big Black Book</i>. The series is commissioned by their creative …