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YWFT Absent Grotesque Embraces The Beauty Of Imperfection

Today’s world often feels like a constant rat race to see who can be the best, the most successful, the most perfect, beautiful human specimen on earth. Social media, in particular, has unfortunately given rise to a modern culture where any perceived imperfection is swiftly edited, completely erased until the final image presented displays an…


Hit The Road And Travel Back Through Time With Turnpike

Stuart Sandler is the brilliant typographer behind Font Diner, a company dedicated to lettersets with a distinctly retro vibe. Founded in 1996, Font Diner is arguably the world’s largest collection of vintage typography, celebrating a rich diversity of signage and lettering that spans decades of American history. While working as an art director in the…


Enjoy A Healthy Dose Of Handcrafted Energy: YWFT Wheatgrass

One of YouWorkForThem’s own in-house designs, YWFT Wheatgrass is a tall glass of fresh, handcrafted goodness that will enhance the general well-being of design projects that take an informal, playful approach. Stylistically related to YWFT Hannah, this type design’s architecture presents itself with a much more pronounced and athletic physical structure. You don’t even need…


GO VEGGIE Rebrands With Distressed Fonts From Yellow Design Studio

GO VEGGIE makes a variety of lactose-free, vegan cheese products with more calcium, equivalent protein, less fat and less calories than ordinary cheese. When the Healthier Way to Love Cheese™ decided to rebrand their packaging and overall visual brand, they chose to base their mark on the hand drawn Eveleth font, while using the complementary…


Yellow Design Studio's Sucrose Font & CNN's "United Shades of America"

When CNN wanted to brand their groundbreaking new series “United Shades of America,” they knew right where to go for the font they needed: YouWorkForThem: The Original Creative Marketplace. After choosing the powerful, weathered letterpress font Sucrose from the amazing Yellow Design Studio, CNN Creative Marketing worked closely with us to negotiate the necessary license extensions…



Huffington Post chooses Proxima Nova for Mobile App Success

When the Huffington Post wanted to re-skin their mobile applications for phones and tablets, they chose Proxima Nova from designer Mark Simonson, the–in the words of their own review–”friendlier font, that lives in between Gotham and Helvetica.” Switching the in-app text content in all of their apps worldwide to Proxima Nova Condensed Extra Bold (on…


The Art & History of the P22 Type Foundry

P22 Type Foundry is truly a gem in YouWorkForThem’s catalog of impressive foundries. P22 has won dozens of awards–once winning 11 in a single year–and maintains partnerships with over a dozen museums including The Guggenheim, The Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation and other world-famous museums and galleries. What makes P22’s work so fascinating…


URW++, The Long-Standing Leader of Fonts

World-renowned font developer URW++ has recently expanded by joining with software developer Global Graphics. This expands URW++’s potential market reach and joins them together with a market leader in the software space. URW++’s multinational team of highly experienced, skilled type experts have been innovating in the font software space as far back as 1978, when…

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