Dressbarn is an American retailer of women’s clothing. The first Dress Barn was opened in 1962 in Stamford, Connecticut, by Roslyn Jaffe, who saw the opportunity to provide wear-to-work dresses and clothing for the working woman during a time in the U.S. when women were entering the workforce and there were few options.
The font used for the Dressbarn logo above is Benton Sans Regular. Benton Sans is a realist sans serif typeface family designed by Tobias Frere-Jones in 1995 and expanded by Cyrus Highsmith. David Berlow further designed Benton Sans RE for screen use between 9 to 18 pixels. In 2013, the font family expanded with the addition of Wide width fonts. For the text “est. 1962”, it is set in New Baskerville Semi Bold Italic and New Baskerville Roman.
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