Free Font of the Week: CARIOCA

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Designers: Yai Salinas & Tano Veron

Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina

Website: http://www.yaisalinas.com/https://www.facebook.com/tano.veron/

Download: Dropbox

About the face: We’re in the middle of summer (and in the middle of accepting submissions for the international design awards). And to celebrate the heat of it all, we found a beautiful and full of life typeface by Yai Salinas & Tano Veron: CARIOCA.

This unique and colorful typeface perfectly embodies the home of both its designers, Buenos Aires. As one commenter said, “Exquisite work! … Your experimental colorful typeface SINGS! Dances! Wonderful work!”

Perfect for posters and headlines, the downside is CARIOCA’s file type: the free download comes as an EPS file instead of an FTS. Aside from maybe slowing down your design process a bit, this free font will brighten up any poster or flyer. Right now CARIOCA is free for personal use, but for commercial use just contact the creator.

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