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Woodkit by Ondrej Jób

The Wood­kit type­face sys­tem by Ondrej Jób is the best typog­ra­phy thing I’ve seen this year. Yep, micro­phone dropped, walk off the stage.

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OSX Yosemite Icons

Want to freshen up your third party apps to OSX Yosemite’s cleaner style? Here’s a list of the best replace­ment icons to help straighten out your dock.

Comic Sans Criminal Pledge, choose the right type

Are You A Comic Sans Criminal?

It’s a funny web­site for the less typo­graph­i­cally inclined users you may know — like Janet in human resources. It’s also a good resource for designer friends because of its list of alter­na­tive comic book fonts. You should totally take the pledge!

Comic Sans Criminal Pledge, choose the right type

Form Invaders by Typeform, space invaders with radio buttons, checkboxes, dropdowns, and submit buttons

Form Invaders

The folks over at Type­form are mak­ing it easy to build beau­ti­ful, user-friendly forms and sur­veys. But what also caught my atten­tion was their sense of humor. Form Invaders lets you shoot down radio but­tons, check boxes, drop­downs, and the evil sub­mit but­ton over­lord. It’s a great two minute time waster.

Job Title: Brick or Mortar

I’m riff­ing off of Brad Frost’s excel­lent post Job Title: It’s Com­pli­cated. He has a great metaphor for job roles and it led me to a sec­ond idea.

Type Limited by Joseph Alessio

Joseph Alessio is start­ing a series of typo­graphic and let­ter­ing projects under the name Type Lim­ited. And the first one is really good.

Today Was A Good Day in White Chalk Sketch on Black Chalkboard, typography and lettering, chalkboard poster

Today Was A Good Day — Chalkboard Poster

The sec­ond in a series of chalk­board posters is ready. This time the phrase is “Today Was A Good Day”. Yep, chalk­board art is very South Cen­tral L.A.

Will Work for Money in White Chalk Sketch on Black Chalkboard, typography and lettering

Will Work for Money — Chalkboard Poster

I’m start­ing a new col­lec­tion of chalk­board posters today. First up is the phrase “Will Work for Money”.