Introducing: Lavanderia

This morning we are proud to introduce Mr. James T. Edmondson’s third contribution to Lost Type, and man… it’s a beast. A script font in three weights, Lavanderia is an enormously complex font, with hundreds of ligatures and numerous opentype features. James was kind enough to jot down the history of the font, take it […]

Fonts in Use: Homestead + Holiday Cards

Paper Plates Press made nice use of Homestead in their new holiday cards. “Our first of two letterpress holiday cards this year was inspired by our annoying neighbors, the pine beetles. Yep, they’ve done a number on the Colorado landscape, leaving a sea of brown, dead pine trees in their wake. So with some wishful […]

Introducing: Carton and Valencia

Added to the collection this morning are Carton by Nick McCosker, and Valencia by Joe Prince.

Fonts in Use: Barack Obama

Back in September, we mentioned that the 2012 Obama Campaign was using Mensch in their promotional material. We were pleased to see the font in use again, right on the President’s homepage, today.

Fonts in Use: TEDx Phoenix

We are delighted to see TED using Wisdom Script in their branding and motion graphics for their TEDx Phoenix event. “_______ for a Change” / Opening Titles for TEDxPhoenix 2011 from safwat on Vimeo.

Fonts in Use: Screenprinting Course Poster

Graham Dylan Pilling (aka Army of Cats) worked up little screen printing lesson for some students, and made some nice use of Ribbon. “So this weekend myself and good friend Cameron Steward ( taught our first Screenprinting Course at WYPW, the place where we both print. I’m very happy to report we were both really […]

Monarch Playing Cards

We are proud to see some (modified) Duke being used at the very end of this video, promoting some new (and absolutely gorgeous) playing cards, designed by Curtis Jinkins.

Desktop Backgrounds by Jay Schaul

Back when we initially launched, we asked our buddy Jay Schaul to draw up some desktop wallpapers for us. Its about time we mention these again. They are just as beautiful today as they were back in May. He made 4 all in all, including versions for the iPhone and iPad. Download the complete set […]

Fonts in Use: Wisdom Script + Human Flesh

Drew Wallace tattood some Wisdom Script into his arm. Now that is pledging support. “Gpoy tattoo edition. CMYK in Wisdom Script from Lost Type and the ampersand in Caslon 540 italic.”

Fonts in Use: Brendan & Courtney’s Engagement Video

Brendan proposed to Courtney, with the help of this great little short, featuring some of our fonts. Brendan & Courtney’s Engagement Video from Brittan Pittman on Vimeo.

Fonts in Use: Jokake Construction

Designed by Kitchen Sink Studios, this identity and collateral for Jokake Construction makes great use of Muncie. Well done guys!