15 Vintage Fonts For Your Creative Business
While hand written scripts and calligraphy is in style, vintage fonts never goes out of style and its design depth is such a customer pleaser. Here they are, we have put together 15 good old “never-goes-of-style” fonts for your creative business and of course, for your DIY craft tools.
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“Milan is a gorgeous and classic all-caps sans serif that looks stunning in just about every context. Use it for logos, print, collage, body text, and more! It looks absolutely beautiful when paired with Minion Pro Italic (see image 3) and adds a really cool modern-meets-vintage look to any piece.”
“Voltunes Type is a handlettering vintage font inspired by handmade lettering and typography. The font have smooth edges to simulate vintage printing, so it will bring a handdrawn classic look feel.
The typeface offers numerous combination possibilities between the basic glyph set and stylistic sets.The stylistic sets are alternate alphabets that you can access by using OpenType savvy programs such as Adobe.”
“A typeface classic taste ,very suitable as to make a design choice for books, magazines, packaging, branding , signage and more other creative project. Allcaps characters, with over 330 glyphs MUARA’s also has alternative characters such as Stylistic Alternates, Stylistic Set, and Swash variant. “
#4. Restless Youth
“The Restless Youth Bundle is comprised of 4 font files & 3 different type styles. Each can be paired together for an outstanding look! It’s perfect for Logotypes & Type pieces. That’s exactly the reason why I decided to make this product. I’ve always been a stickler for finding the right sans serif to go with script. There needed to be a consistency in style, texture, weight, etc. I think that The Restless Youth Bundle is perfect for people looking for this aesthetic. ”
“A Multi-Lingual (Western European Supported) Typeface with 4 Styles. Höchstadt also includes CSS Webkits for each style for use on web. Inspired by Old Whiskey Labels, Höchstadt is a must have in your Type collection. It’s industrial feel & multiple styles of Serif & Sans Serif with Oblique options give you a wide range of use cases for branding, bold web typography, advertising & apparel design.”
#6. The Great Outdoors
“This versatile typeface comes in 2 styles; clean & rough. The Great Outdoors also comes with a full range of Western European Characters! Looking like a Cursive & Sans Serif typeface mashed together, it has a modern look that’s perfect for Titling & Branding.”
#7 Sugar Boats
“Sugar Boats Display Font is a new serif display font inspired by Victorian & Art Deco typefaces of the past. The font comes with 3 styles included, as well as a BONUS Icon font + .ai & .eps files. Sugar Boats also comes equipped with multilingual support for most western european languages.”
“Afecta is a handmade display typeface with lovely swashes in some of the letters. Handdraw style and a touch of ornament makes this font look stylist. Plus OpenType features with Stylistic Alternates, swashes and Contextual Alternates in some characters that allows you to mix and match pairs of letters to fit your design. To access the alternat glyphs, you need a program that supports OpenType features such as Adobe Illustrator CS and Adobe Indesign.”
“Cormier is an Art Deco themed typeface in 3 styles.
- Rough, Double and Regular styles.
- English uppercase letters, numbers and punctuation.
- Alternate letters toggleable with caps lock.”
#10 Fairy Tale & Bonus
“Fairy Tales is a display type, inspired by classic advertisements and movie posters. Although it also suitable for another purpose such as headline, insignia, badge, wedding invitation, greeting cards, etc. With a combination of highly vintage feels and the OpenType features put together on it, you can easily create an harmonic attractive message for your design.”
“Octomorf is a unique and versatile font that has 8 different styles.
Inspired by Art Deco, each version of Octomorf has a different pattern inside. The range covers Ivy, Plank, Wooly, Flannel, Blocky, Pointilism, Radical, and Tempered. Each has something different to offer and will fit a different style and mood of a design.”
#12 THE BOLLER
“Boller Typeface is a fun display font intended to use in retro and vintage design styles. It is suitable for poster, lettering, greeting card, t-shirt design etc. This font contains with special ornamental uppercase that can be used to create a stand out and attractive message.
The Boller Typeface font comes up with 302 glyphs and The alternative characters which can be accessed by using OpenType savvy programs such as Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign.”
“Fiona is a gorgeous sans-serif typeface that is both classically elegant and inherently modern. Create beautiful wedding invitations, use it as an elegant solution for your next magazine layout, or choose Fiona for any graphics that require a sleek look with a vintage flair. Fiona is based on classic letterforms for publishing and display graphics, so you can give your text a classic, elegant feel with Fiona’s clean, high-contrast lines and alternating thick and thin strokes.”
#14 Tiger Lily
“A handcrafted serif font by Jackrabbit Creative. Inspired by elegant cityscapes. Tigerlily brings a handmade feel to an otherwise “sophisticated” feeling typeface. Font comes as both .ttf and .otf font files. Includes numbers and basic punctuation”
“This font was created to help you designing brand of yours own or your client, and you also can use it for designing all of the graphic stuff such as badge, sign, packaging, headline, T-shirt/apparel, Poster, etc.
The TradeMark was designed for personal characters such as strong, confidence, dynamic, readable, etc. TradeMark containing 384 Glyphs with 202 alternative characters to improve your design.”