I am excitedly following Felix Braden’s (@floodfonts) progress developing KONTIKI via twitter - in his latest typeface 193 glyphs were manually cut into wood. From countless test prints the most charming four were selected and digitized to create the four different styles which will be digitally available soon.
The third annual Font Purchasing Habits Survey ran from May 5 to June 20, 2018. Mary Catherine Pflug asked 56 questions related to font preferences and purchasing habits. 15,745 responses were recorded giving the richest dataset yet… The complete results are published here and this link also hooks you into 3 condensed summaries of the finidings.
This wine bottle visualizes the weather data its grapes were grown in (Amazing huh?!) At the vineyard, in Hamburg, Germany, sensors collect data on wind, rain, and temperature. That’s turned into a real-time data visualization developed by branding firm Landor and creative director Patrik Huebner. Each bottle has a paper wrapping that depicts the visualization, so each bottle literally advertises the conditions in which the vines and grapes were grown.