Typographic Matchmaking

This beautiful letterpress poster design by Jim Godfrey, celebrates harmonious font combinations as well as famous couples from history and literature. It would make a perfect Valentine’s Day gift for your designer crush! Nothing says I love you and your love of fine typography like a letterpress poster of type pairs.

The Typographic Matchmaking poster came out of a desire to share with others some type combinations that work well together. To make it interesting, Jim thought it would be fun to highlight famous combinations from history, literature and life. the poster is available for purchase. It’s $65 plus shipping. Each poster is numbered and signed by Jim.

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