Istanbul / The Hand-Cut Fonts of Fener


While I was exploring my neighbourhood I noticed that some shops had their names displayed in a particular font. Because I have only seen this type of lettering in Fener,  I have named it the Fener Font. At first I thought that the font was painted on the window but when I touched it I realised that is was a hand cut laminate that has a sandpaper texture. I documented the ones I found so that I could share them with you. 😊

A sign for a shop selling used things.
A welcome sign for a tea shop.
A sign for a butcher shop.

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