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The Dune™ HMK font is a fresh connecting, informal script from the Hallmark™ Design Collection. Dune HMK is a handwriting script font with a consistent, flowing appearance. Its legible penmanship has a positive energy with a slight feminine touch.
The Museo Sans™ typeface gently unsharpened... that's the Museo Sans Rounded typeface family. It doesn't have italics, but is does have a very heavy 1000 weight. The spacing and kerning have been optimized for display use. Museo Sans Rounded was designed by Jos Buivenga of exljbris Font Foundry.
The Tuf™ Medium HMK typeface is another brand new script font from the Hallmark Design Collection. Tuf Medium HMK is a fun, energetic script font created with a youthful handwriting style. Tuf Medium resembles the lettering used to jot notes, and its slight italic angle gives words a friendly, persuasive appearance.
The Cutoff™ Pro typface family was designed by Fulvio Bisca as an elegant, unusual and legible semi-serif with contemporary flavor. Cutoff Pro features a balanced and readable design good for publications, in text and headline sizes. It has an extensive character set including support for Greek and Cyrillic.
URW Alcuin™ Pro typeface was designed by Gudrun Zapf von Hesse and produced by URW++. Alcuin Pro is an elegant, calligraphic style featuring OpenType® typographic features including true small caps, old style figures and more.
The Filo™ Pro font family is a very beautiful and highly legible typeface family with regular, medium and bold weights. It was designed by Saskia Noll to render well in text sizes and as headlines. Filo Pro is a modern interpretation of the humanistic serif: not too dominant, with soft and organic forms. Filo Pro comes with an extended Latin character set including a large number of beautiful ligatures as well as small caps and different sets of figures.
The Neustadt™ font family was originally designed as a corporate font for Sport 2000, one of the leading buying groups in the European Sport Retail Industry. The characters have smooth curved spines and little contrast combined with a big x-height. These characteristics make Neustadt perfectly usable for many applications in text and headline sizes.
New versions of the Comic Sans® fonts? Why yes! We are happy to announce the new Comic Sans Pro family, featuring two brand new fonts (italic & bold italic) and an extensive range of OpenType features and enhancements. The new weights and features were developed by Terrance Weinzierl to give designers a creative palette to explore new uses for this popular font family.
The René Menue™ family includes a two fonts: René Menue Book and René Menue Symbol. Designed by René Breil inspired by his passion for cooking. He decided to create symbols for all the classical cooking paraphernalia still found in his grandmother’s kitchen cabinet, and a complementary sans serif text font with a modern, slightly condensed and economic design. These features make it perfectly usable in many different publications, not necessarily restricted to cooking.
Jackalope LP™ is a new original script font from LetterPerfect Fonts. It began with lettering artist Kathy Schinhofen based on her interpretation of Andy Warhol’s blotty pen lettering used in his 1950s shoe ads. Myron McVay unified the design and Garrett Boge digitized and filled out the character set. Jackalope includes both standard and OpenType enhanced versions.
The Ruca™ font is a new blackletter style typeface designed by Joern Oelsner for URW++. It was crafted to work well in headlines and mastheads, and can also be used in applications where blackletter fonts are in fashion.
Featuring four fonts, the new profonts Bureau™ family by Ralph M. Unger is a modern, very legible typeface for modern business correspondence from memos and faxes to advertisements and reports.