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New favourite book: Hand-Lettering Ledger by Mary Kate McDevitt

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Without even having to consult a psychotherapist I have realised why I’m a complete geek about typography. When I was about 10 I had a book called The Lettering Book, which was a collection of hand-drawn alphabets that you could trace and copy to create your own designs. I absolutely loved that book and would sit in my bedroom tracing and drawing letters, colouring them in and making them into cards and what-not, generally having a […]

Cheese or font?

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Like most people, you’ve probably wondered if there’s a way to test your knowledge of fromage and your typeface mastery at the same time. Yesterday I heard about a game called ‘Cheese or Font?’. That’s right, you get a word and you have to guess if it’s a cheese or a font. It’s the ideal way to pass the time if you’re a fan of either cheese or fonts. You can play it here http://cheeseorfont.com.