Vault49 / Peep Show

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Peep Show is a multi=layered font and a HypeForType exclusive which you won’t find anywhere else. Inspired by neon sign designs, the range of effects available to this simple looking font mean that it can be personalised in a number of ways, opening up possibilities for a number of uses. The blocky, sans style is great for making an impact, and the extra effects can be heightened or decreased to fit the tone of the piece. The font can be broken down into parts featuring separate fill colour, drop shadow and outlines for as much flexibility as possible.

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hft342 solomon font prod0 SOLOMON
Solomon comes in two main forms, display and decorative, with 6 styles each, for a total of 12 designs. The display style focuses on simple, legible, geometric designs, while the decorative wants the same, but with a little flair added. Even with flair, the decorative swashes are based on an elegant geometric pattern, making the overall feel of the font open and clear, with little room for misunderstanding. Mixing the styles works wonders for headlines, while the display piece goes on to provide an easy to read font for the main text block.

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Trend Hand Made

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Trend Hand Made is a font made for layering, using a sans-serif slab font as its base and a range of interesting effects to follow. While its brother, Trend, is made to look serious and follow fashion to a tee, Trend Hand Made prefers to follow its own rules of fashion, attaining a unique aesthetic that cannot be contained by the usual rules. With 5 different effects in both italic and regular, as well as a group of ornaments, you can use this font to make your own space in typography fashion design and cut away from the crowd.

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hft000 valuco.pr1  Valuco
Valuco is a beveled, ultra-display font that leaps out of the page to get your attention. Based on the gas pipe designs of OPEN/CLOSED signs, this font wants you to read its message, for better or worse, and it will go to great lengths to make itself read. The typeface comes with a range of different effects that can be layered and applied to create your own, hyper-readable font, in either coarse or regular styles, with or without shadows. For when you really want something to be read, get the message out there with Valuco.

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News Gothic

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News Gothic is the epitome of a simple, legible, sans-serif typeface, using absolutely no more lines than a necessary. This font comes in a range of options for whatever you might need, including combinations of bold, italic, small caps, extra weights and more. For getting a message across in the most neutral tone possible, you can’t go wrong with News Gothic.

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Steven Bonner – Muirside

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Muirside takes geometric bicycle-frame ideas and pieces them together to make beautiful, simply designed characters, for a smooth, modernist look. The stencil style adds to the form by separating the different parts from one another, for a totally design-led look. Muirside carries messages in a straightforward way, standing out enough to draw attention and then stating its facts plainly and firmly. Great for adding a bit of character to an otherwise ordinary message.

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tremendous01 Tremendous
Tremendous is simple and strong, a big, bold font for big, bold statements. Make your message serious or friendly, Tremendous will do both, conveying your message the way you want it, and making sure that it gets heard. The three font weights – tight, regular and loose – each bring two styles of letter to the table, so you’ll have 6 options for each character, great for creating a slightly off-kilter, uneven look to draw even more attention. Keeping it serious isn’t too hard if you stick to one style throughout. A tremendous font for tremendous people!

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Beautiful Typography Design Work by Jordan Metcalf

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Jordan Metcalf is a designer, illustrator and artist based in Cape Town, South Africa. Having spent the first few years of his career gaining experience in everything from book design to directing animated commercials he currently runs his own studio out of a collective studio space in Woodstock specialising in custom lettering and design projects & artwork. He has done work for many international clients and agencies and has exhibited extensively within South Africa and abroad. He was named an ADC Young Gun in 2013.


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Sofia Pro

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Sofia Pro is a beautiful sans-serif font with round edges and a soft look. Professional in its straight-line simplicity, Sofia manages to use its softness to take off the edge and avoid coming across as officious. Update since its first design in 2008, Sofia Pro now has 16 fonts, with over 500 glyphs to support a variety of languages. It also comes with Open Type features for contextual alternatives, stylistic alternates, fractions and more. Perfect for every occasion, and not too serious.

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hft378 stf suomiscript pr1 SUOMI SCRIPT
Suomi Script’s main selling point is its huge range of ligatures, over 1600 in total. Designed to look like a kooky, curly, handwritten typeface, the combinations of letters that join up really help to sell the image. If that were it, that would be more than enough, but Suomi also offers a friendly, welcoming font that makes you feel at home, the large, long curves and twists combined with the handwritten style really give this font a personable face.

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Tres Tres Chic

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Tres Tres Chic, the name says it all. Big, glamorous, ostentatious, this font is made to stand out and make an impact. Tres Tres Chic features geometric designs that make it simple and appealing to look at, and adaptable to many situations, particularly illustrative functions. The extra fills add shape to the thin, smooth lines, letting the font be elegant and colourful at the same time.

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hft156 uni sans pr0 UNI SANS
Uni Sans is a sans serif type made for every occasion, especially designed for callouts, captions and headlines. Soft, easy on the eye and very readable, this font fits in anywhere that you need something simple or neutral. 9 different weights are available, thin, bold, heavy, italic, you name it, it’s there. Whatever you need a quick and easy font for, Uni Sans is there for you.

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undersongposter01 Undersong
Undersong might be described as curly-wurly, or squiggly-wiggly, or so many more things. However you describe it, Undersong is a light-hearted and fun font, with a charming, handmade look. The font comes with 13 stackable designs which allow you to alter the style in an amazing variety of ways, but most of them work perfectly well by themselves anyway. Brilliant for almost any project, Undersong carries enough oomph to get its message across, but does so in a charming way.

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hft401 subwaytype newyork font pr01 SUBWAY
Subway New York is a font designed to capture the feel of graffiti in the city, alongside two other fonts that capture the same in Berlin and Paris. With 4 styles (Uppercase, lowercase, small caps & swash) the New York style is angry but free, full of a dedicated style that implies reason and art rather than random vandalism. Some ligatures are also available, as is a pack of symbols, great for completing the look of graffiti on the page.

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al fresco maestro AL FRESCO
Al Fresco is everything Italian; stylish business suits, strong coffee, lavish luxury and effortless elegance. You could expect to see this font anywhere worth having a high opinion of, that wants to take the time to look great. Full of swashes, ligatures and contextual alternates, Al Fresco is fancy, classy and slick.

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