Font Friday – May 21

Veer recently released THE latest masterpiece by Alejandro Paul – Brownstone. I absolutely fell in love with this typeface the moment I opened my email newsletter. Controlled curls? Carefully thought out curves? Oh the details! The font comes with beautiful ligatures, alternates and decorative frames for that perfect wedding invite or logo. “Inspired by the historic brownstone buildings of Brooklyn, …

Font Friday – April 30

As I said last week, there as SO MANY choices out there for a nice wedding script font. I’m starting on a new wedding invite design project for my friend Kelly so searching for these great fonts at the same time has been good timing. I’ve known Kelly forever, since we were in the same class in Grade 7! That …

Font Friday – April 23

I get that not everyone puts as much thought into wedding invites as I do. I’m an admitted wedding invite snob. I do understand that for budget reasons, many brides want to design it themselves. But please, for the love of design gods, consider fonts other than Monotype Corsiva, Brush Script or Mistral! You aren’t limited to what comes standard …

Font Friday – April 2

Fonts are like clothes – one look and you can tell a lot about the person or in this case, the content. Turns out, I’ve been font obsessed ever since learning my ABCs. I used to draw block letters for EVERYTHING. 2D, 3D, with shadows; I did it all. Then in grade 5 I decided that I would write my …

Five For Friday – The Ampersand

This ligature often embodies all the personality of a font & I love the liberties that designers take with it. Of all the characters, this one is my favourite & it’s a sentiment shared by others.