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Previously, on Obsessions…

Today, we’ll look at some followup on earlier Obsessions. Corrections, additions, expansions, that sort of thing. First: I talked about MVB Fonts’ gorgeous new Sweet Sans the other day, and reported that it’s being used in the headlines at Typographica. Unfortunately, that was a total lie (sorry). Sweet Sans is in use at Typographica,...

Today's Obsession: Sweet Sans

Releasing today, and sponsoring nameplates and headlines on Typographica at the moment, is a new sans that I kind of need to get my hands on. It’s Sweet Sans from MVB Fonts, and is a gorgeous rendition of the engravers’ sans that’s been such a favorite for over a century. To date my favorites...

Today's Obsession: A Long Way to Go

Shortly after I posted about a new plugin for WordPress allowing embedded typography, Stephen Coles of Typographica commented quickly that it didn’t look so great. He was right, and it’s something I’ve been increasingly frustrated with as time goes on: crap hinting. Stephen’s followed up with a full post on rendering in browsers and...