Hierogly-PHICS, that is. I know, I know, it’s a reach, but this is cool and it was hard to think of an applicable real word starting with an “f” sound. From My Modern Met.
Hailed as “A Cthulhuian Font You Can Download and Use to Summon Strange Beings,” NeatoGeek presents a quasi-cuneiform alphabet for your delectation. (See also my previous post, Fhtagn Font Friday 1: fonts are downloadable from the H.P. Lovecraft Historical Society website.)
*Ph’nglui mglw’nafh Cthulhu R’lyeh wgah’nagl fhtagn
Part three of five articles concerned with spotting fake Louis Vuitton merchandise. This cool font-related piece is about the font and spacing of the characters in the signature heat-stamped label. Mostly the signals of an authentic label are subtleties of spacing, alignment, and character shape. Font geeks, pull up a chair!
Spotting Fake Louis Vuitton (III – Heat-stamped Label)
[Heat (hot) stamp] : Authentic Louis Vuitton fonts generally conform to a relatively constrained font that is heat (or hot) stamped into their label. These identifiable characteristics can be broken down and isolated by letter (or letter sequence relationships).