Decour Soft is a multi-purpose face of its time. Its appearance: personable. Its silhouette: rather wide, with an open and generous italic. Its serifs: sturdy slabs. Decour Soft is the rounded-edged version of the earlier Decour, even more friendly on the eye, and smoother on the screen. Its designer, Latinotype collaborator Jorge Cisterna, has retained the original Decour’s elegant features, such as a strong difference in height between upper and lower case, inspired by Art Deco designs.
The latest script by Missouri-based master Rob Leuschke is Festive! But don’t let its name and holiday-themed posters limit your imagination… Festive will ooze joy and fun the whole year round. Referencing 1950s scripts as found in the period’s advertising and record sleeves, Festive offers a huge range of alternates and ornamented lettershapes, allowing you to lovingly imitate the custom look of those hand-lettering styles.
In mid-2015, British foundry The Northern Block presented Stolzl Display, a geometric font that stands out through its pert combination of square and circular shapes. Six months later, designer Mariya V. Pigoulevskaya completed Stolzl , the family’s more introvert text version. While showing the same fondness for modernist elements, the new sub-f
Bambusa Pro, is something of a milestone for her Fontforecast foundry: it’s made the #1 position on our Hot New Fonts list. Bambusa owes its name to the bamboo pen with which its characters and swashes were originally drawn.