The next release from insigne will be an informal script font. For those just now tuning in, insigne releases at least one script font a month. The market demands it, so we must comply. Actually, it's amazing what you can learn from a script; the variations on the letterforms can sometimes work in unusual settings. "Upright Italics" are all the rage now days, and unique letterforms can actually enhance legibility. I think I will write an extended feature on the "upright Italics" in coming days, so stay tuned.
The Aviano series returns, refined and sophisticated with an extended, high-contrast sans-serif family. Aviano Contrast is a contemporary typeface radiating with luxury. It’s classic elegance makes it perfect for high-end applications such as cosmetic, jewelry or fashion brands. Aviano Contrast’s extended forms give the face a smart look, and the curves are carefully honed to be sinuous and seductive. This high-contrast face is in a class of its own, composed in the style of a classic Didone but lacking the typical serifs. Aviano Contrast comes in six different weights and is packed with OpenType features. Need swash forms? Ball terminals? Art Deco alternates inspired by the inscriptions and signage of the ’20s and ’30s? Aviano Contrast includes 230 alternate characters. Twelve style sets are available, including four complete sets of art deco-inspired alternates, small forms, swash, titling and a wide array of other alternates to make your designs unique. As a complement to th