How is it going? I started working on a new project in August which I’ll share with everyone really soon. I can’t wait 🤩
- Today is one year since I started this newsletter 🥳 Thanks to everyone for supporting my work and sending me really nice notes about how much they enjoy it.
- The printed version of the second edition of the book is now available on Amazon and Book Depository. Unfortunately, adding a new edition meant all the awesome reviews I received on Amazon are only on the first edition.
The birth of Inter
I’m a fan of Figma and pretty much all of the design work that comes from their team. Inter UI, their main typeface, was featured in a recent newsletter and now we get to see how it was made in this really cool article.
Font of the month
Leon Sans is a geometric sans-serif typeface made with code in 2019 by Jongmin Kim. It allows to change font-weight dynamically and to create custom animations, effects or shapes in the Canvas element of HTML5.
Underlining text on the web has been a discussion for a while. Should the underline cross the descenders or not? Ollie Williams explores the new CSS properties that should help with this. Read more →
If you‘re into small typographic details like I am, you’ll love this short post. Read more →
Yup, they are. I didn’t notice the change in their branding before this one though. That’s probably because it’s very subtle. They’ll start using a new typeface. Read more →
Variable fonts + animation = awesomeness 😍Read more →
It’s too decorative to be featured as the free font of the month but it is a cool thing to check out 😹 Read more →
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Photo of the month
I stumbled upon this gem while strolling around in downtown Ljubljana. @matejlatin.
That’s it for this month, see you in September! 👋