Paul Hollingworth / Slinkytype

Paul Hollingworth / Slinkytype

I remember getting Slinkys around the holidays and thinking “Awesome! I can’t wait to work the stairs with this!” Then, within an hour (without fail) the poor Slinky would be stepped on, kinked, and forever ruined. And the cycle would repeat a year later.

This sans-kink typeface, Slinkytype, from Paul Hollingworth brings me back to those exciting stairs-filled days. I love how the playfulness mixes with precise geometric details — the perfect combination of typography and nostalgia. And that white type on black is super snappy.

Paul Hollingworth / Slinkytype

Paul Hollingworth / Slinkytype

Paul Hollingworth / Slinkytype

Paul Hollingworth / Slinkytype

Paul Hollingworth / Slinkytype

I would love to use this font sometime; any word if it’s available to buy? Couldn’t find any info from Paul’s site.

Thanks to Jason Wong for sending this link our way!

Check out more of Paul’s work.

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Related: Black Slabbath and Akimoto typefaces.

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Yes, where can this be bought? I tried to track it down but also had no luck. irony and kitsch aside, this is an awesome typeface.

Hello, really like this font, can send me a copy? E-mail: hehongsheng2008@126.com most grateful!

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