Category Archives: Ampersands

Our favorite glyph. All things Ampersand-ish.

What Character Was Removed from the Alphabet?

February 25, 2014 by: Dictionary.com 2,270 Comments Johnson & Johnson, Barnes & Noble, Dolce & Gabbana: the ampersand today is used primarily in business names, but that small character was once the 27th part of the alphabet. Where did it come … Continue reading

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Playful Ampersand by Moshik Nadav

Playful Ampersand is a new Experimental Typography project by Moshik Nadav. On the project you can find 7 new designs for the traditional Ampersand. Along with the designs, there are many playful variations with color and composition.  Take a deep … Continue reading

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Ampersand Inspiration I

    An eclectic collection of wonderful ampersands found about the web by the members of the studio. We have no idea where they came from. Posting of these images is not, and should not, be construed as a challenge to … Continue reading

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Ands & Ampersands

AscenderFonts Designer’s Toolbox July 2009 Typographic insights from Steve Matteson Frederic W. Goudy is known today for many of his fantastic contributions to the font menu – Goudy Old Style, Copperplate, Californian aka ITC Berkeley Old Style and Forum to … Continue reading

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300&65 Ampersands

A fantastic site for ampersand lovers the world over, 300&65 Ampersands. Some beautiful work here, and the best part? Each Ampersand is linked to a like-minded font! COOL!

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