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Panchinko is a lovely mono with a delightful italic. The specimen is a comprehensive, with some introductory type testers before moving into lengthy design notes, features and examples.

Published on 21 Dec 2020


A new typeface from Mark Simonson, Etna is a reinterpretation of a genre of typefaces from the 19th century. The specimen is clever. Featuring three stacked carousels, the overall design is that of switching states of a newspaper layout.

Published on 18 Dec 2020

Tomato Grotesk

This specimen from The Designers Foundry for Tomato Grotesk has a really great type tester and opens with an example showing the whole design space.

Published on 17 Dec 2020