The word “Retro” comes from Latin word retro, meaning backward or past times. Retro style fonts are outdated or aged style fonts that imply a vintage of at least 15 or 20 years. Texts in retro style can take you or your audience to the good old memories. Retro fonts can be used when it is necessary to reconstruct the atmosphere of the past days in some kind of designing project, whether it is a book, a newspaper, or a website. You can click here if you are looking for retro fonts in art deco style, which began in Paris in the 1920s and became popular worldwide in 1930s.
Funkydori designed by Laura Worthington is a typical font family of retro style. The font is the designer’s nod to the groovy and far out days of the Seventies, when she was a child and grew up rocking the rainbow stripped bellbottoms, decorating her room with posters of Unicorns and watching “The Electric Company”.
To download free retro fonts, you can take a look at our free fonts collection, which offers more than 20,000 fonts in different categories. If you are looking for retro fonts that are of high quality (well kerned, broad character support, etc.), have a look at retro fonts at myfonts.com. If you don’t want the hassle of downloading and installing fonts, but just need simple designs in retro fonts. Check the tool below.
Create text-based logos and images with retro fonts
Below is a collection of retro fonts. You can use the following tool to generate text images based on your selection of colors, sizes using retro fonts in seconds. To download the image, just right-click on the image and save. To embed images on web pages or forums, you can click on the "EMBED" button to get codes.