Working on a New Project? Here are a Few Sure-Shot Font Pairs

Working on a New Project? Here are a Few Sure-Shot Font Pairs
Source: https://99designs.com/blog/tips/text-layout/

If you thought mixing and matching clothes in your wardrobe is a hassle, wait till you attempt pairing the right font combinations together. No, wait! We aren’t trying to leave you traumatized for life, all we’re saying is that choosing an outfit will seem like a cakewalk now that you know what picking the best font pairs can do to you. That is if you don’t read on further about the best font pairs to try for your next design project.

When it comes to marketing the outdoors

The best fonts that leave a good impression are thick and bold ones. They are ideal for striking slogans and words.

  • Alfa Slab Serif works wonders for digital marketing
  • Nixie One is a thinner serif font which wonderfully puts emphasis on thicker fonts

These fonts fall in tandem with the vibe of marketing the outdoors.

Creating contrasts with fonts

Creating contrast can be best done by merging plain and script fonts. This tiny difference in simplicity actually creates a sense of balance.

  • Roberto Condensed in bold is tall and thick
  • Raleway comes with a versatility that is easy to decipher
  • Mr. Da Foe has a playfulness that gives the impression that it is the life of the party
Working on a New Project? Here are a Few Sure-Shot Font Pairs
Source: https://www.1001fonts.com/mr-dafoe-font.html

Pro tip? Titling the font can actually add a more inviting vibe to your design.

Adding sophistication with your fonts

You can branch out and add hints of character to your design to bring out a certain kind of sophistication in your fonts.

  • Quattrocento gives your design that added flair and sophistication
  • Pinyon Script is the ideal accompaniment as it works as a calligraphy inspired script font

You can use the same font for the header text and body text by utilizing them in different sizes.

Fonts that blend well in shapes

You can shape your designs based on the text.

  • Roboto Condensed can be used in capitals with spaces between each letter.
  • Kite One is a font that looks slanted naturally
Working on a New Project? Here are a Few Sure-Shot Font Pairs
Source: https://www.1001fonts.com/kite-one-font.html

Slanted and italicized fonts are great at accentuating your main point. Using spaces between letters also helps to work wonders.

Fonts that come with a friendly feel

The best font pairs to try for your next design project are obviously the ones that give off a friendly vibe.

Curved elements and round designs add friendliness to a design.

Specially for the hospitality industry

The hospitality industry calls for keeping things bold and fresh.

  • Raleway is a modern, fuss-free font with classy accents
  • Yellowtail is a playful script with sharp angles
Working on a New Project? Here are a Few Sure-Shot Font Pairs
Source: https://www.1001fonts.com/yellowtail-font.html

It’s the perfect balance for a modern yet traditional look and feel.

The best font pairs to try for your next design project are the ones that stand out even as they blend in. We’re sure you can incorporate both these elements from the tips we just put down.

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Austin Terrill

Austin is the founder and CEO of Print Peppermint. He loves art, graphic design, printing, music, recording gear, synthesizers, and ice cream. He lives in Berlin with his wife and two children.

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