Yvette Yang Creates Couture Alphabet

By: TopDog - Published: Jan 15, 2010   Updated: Jun 20 2011 • References: nmyv & dezeen
Very clever and fashionably trendy Dutch designer and graphic artist Yvette Yang, creates a couture alphabet that represents relevant semi-annual fashion trends. If you look close enough (and are fashion savvy), you should be able to recognize the fashion era represented by her Fashion Font typeface.

Yvette Yang, a master student from St. Joost in the Netherlands, collected the pieces for her collage-style font from fashion-based lookbooks and magazines.

Implications - Yvette Yang was inspired to create a fashionista alphabet because of the idea that just like letters, clothing and accessories each have their own specific shapes. Yang's favorite letters that she created are M and V, which both feature some awesome high heels. Stats for Fashion Typography Trending: Older & Mild
Research: 13,481 clicks in 331 w
Interest: 4 minutes
Concept: Fashion Typography
Related: 79 examples / 61 photos
Segment: Females, 18-55
Comparison Set: 29 similar articles, including: typeface for jocks, naughty fonts, and paper cup typography.