I’m a typeface geek. I worked in graphic design for ten years before switching careers to film and eventually modeling my profession to suit my inclination towards food and writing. Despite my newly acquired occupational interests, the love for typography in me never dwindled.
Italy has a notable history in typeface design, and signs of it – no pun intended – are everywhere. Here are a few examples of bold typography snapped around Rome.
Eleonora Baldwin is a TV host, freelance food and travel writer, and culinary connoisseur based in Rome, Italy. Her writing appears in several food and travel publications. Her shows “ABCheese” and “Uazz’america” are broadcast on Italian food network Gambero Rosso Channel. Her podcast “iCheese” is recorded live on the Radio Food Live network.