We’ve always had mixed feelings about Bold Italic typefaces. A bold face adds emphasis. An italic face adds emphasis. Doing both adds more emphasise, and can have its place, but often seems like overkill. For that reason, we’ve decided that the Amici family, which is now nearing completion will consist of three faces, regular (which we’ve already shown her) bold and italic.
Here’s a short comparative sampling….
- Introducing Amici… Or Chocolate, Steam and Spitfires! (greater-albion.com)