streetscape

lettering on commercial signs

Walking around Copenhagen you can appreciate how well, generally, fonts and typography are used for shop and office signs. Of course there are a few international companies who continue to think that one font and one size fits all and fits everywhere but Copenhagen is, more than most places, a city of small, independent and in many cases local companies and this is reflected in the variety of signs, and the variety of colours, sizes and styles of lettering chosen.

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