Found on the Web…

Seen on Robert Sharp’s Blog, and posted in 2008 so it’s well worth reviving, this rather lovely vintage envelope from a dispensing chemist:

 

Robert says:

The two things I enjoy about these designs are the innocent and polite text, and the use of typography. One would think that employing several different typefaces would look odd and discordant, but the combination of stencil, gothic, serif and sans-serif faces somehow seems to work.

We couldn’t agree more!

 

One thought on “Found on the Web…

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