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  • Como
    Como is a modern rounded sans-serif family designed by Ryoichi Tsunekawa and the whole family consists of 8 weights from ExtraLight to Heavy. […]

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May 8, 2009

YouWorkForThem in Top 10

YouWorkForThem in Top 10

We are a little late on this, but the Fleuron posted a list of their Top 10 Type Foundries You Should Know About. We are happy to be included amongst them. What are some of your favorite type foundries (other than us, of course)?

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April 27, 2009

Matter Zine

Matter Zine

About a month ago we released a new font, Matter. We felt it would be beneficial to go an extra mile and create a small PDF zine to further show the typographic value of Matter. Download the Matter Zine (Right-Click, Save As)

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April 27, 2009

Canada Type Collection: 02

Canada Type Collection: 02

From the big wigs over at Canada Type we now have their second bundled collection. This set includes 14 different type families and a total 31 different font weights and variations. So go ahead, revive and freshen up your font collection with this super discounted set today! This package saves you over $125! In this […]

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April 21, 2009

PB&J Poster

PB&J Poster

If you’re in Minneapolis tonight, PB&J (Peter, Bjorn, and John) are playing a show with Chairlift at the Fine Line Music Cafe. This beautiful poster was screen printed by Mr. EMQUINN and features a YouWorkForThem typeface Augustus designed by Karl Frankowski. Buy a print at the show this evening.

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April 13, 2009

Michel: Process

Michel: Process

A behind the scenes look at our new handset font, Michel. The letters were created by a wild, untamed river of ink carried by water’s movement across the page.

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March 27, 2009

Stencil font category

Stencil font category

Matt Desmond‘s new font, Bandoleer, got us into a little bit of organizing before the weekend so we added a Stencil category under Fonts. Stencil Fonts

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March 22, 2009

New Fonts!

New Fonts!

We’ve been working hard to produce some compelling new fonts. Here are the four most recent additions to our collection. Meet Matter, Merriam, Morricone, and Pineapple.

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March 12, 2009

Luc Devroye’s Type Resource

“This web page is imperfect. I apologize for all errors and omissions. Please do not read it as a sort of ultimate reference, because it isn’t. However, all type designers and typographers are hereby invited for drinks at my place in Montreal.” Time and time again while researching fonts, we are dropped off by Google […]

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March 9, 2009

Matt Desmond’s Latest

Matt Desmond's Latest

Matt Desmond is well known for making fonts, but most people don’t know that Matt loves cars. The last year of his life he spent filming cars and was working on two videos. His first video is now finished and I have seen some clips and he did a great job. Hopefully Matt will be […]

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March 2, 2009

Handset Bomb

Handset Bomb

Over the past few weeks we have launched some really nice handsets into the store. Many new ideas and experiments in the latest collections.

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February 26, 2009

Get Some Whimsy

Get Some Whimsy

Any day that the UPS man comes with a YWFT package is a good day, especially if the book is David Weidman’s Whimsical Works. First, just go ahead and order it. Secondly, after it arrives and you want to scan in every page and make prints for your house like me – head over to […]

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