When I first spotted the cover for the Lady René font specimen pdf through Ale Paul's flickr stream, I thought I was looking at an actual vintage book cover. I think the playful, illustrative design of the pdf is beautiful and a fantastic to way to showcase the potential for the font's use.
Lady René, a collaboration with designer and illustrator Laura Varsky, is the latest release from Sudtipos.
"...In my illustrations, letters and drawings reunite in one synergy said and unsaid, the finiteness of the message and the freedom of the free reading. And this is how and when, Lady René, my first born type font sees the light of day conceived out of a love of illustration and a reverence for the written word, recalling the whimsicality of the handmade drawing and reflecting its sensitive, warmth and spontaneity..." —words about Lady René by Laura Varsky