Nice: Miscellaneous Letters
28 June, 2018

The last, but not least, in my series from Nice (for this year). Hopefully there will be more new things to post next year!


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Nice Signs
25 June, 2018

I’ve been very fortunate to have trips to the south of France this June and 2017’s. Most of the time there is spent on the beach, eating/drinking, hanging out with friends, or taking photos of type. Here are some of the nice signs I found in Nice.


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More Nice House Numbers
24 June, 2018

Just after posting the last collection of house numbers from Nice, I came across another folder of unsorted images. So here are even more nice Nice numbers!


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Some Nice House Numbers
23 June, 2018

Pas de mauvais numéros de maison.


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French ***holes!
15 June, 2018

Manholes are a newish fascination of mine. I began to take notice of them on my first trip to Paris in 2006, and have since began ‘collecting’ photos interesting ones when I travel. Because signs, house numbers, cemeteries, etc, aren’t enough things to collect.

The images here are a mix from Antibes, Nice, and Saint-Raphaël taken in the summers of 20017 & 18.

Regarding the “French ***holes!” title, yes my sense of humor stalled when I was about twelve.


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Sweet French Type & Lettering
6 January, 2009

Jules Vernacular

Jules Vernacular is an awesome site documenting French vernacular type and lettering. As of now there are 38 pages of photos of store windows, signs, inscriptions, and some of the coolest lettering you will find anywhere.
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