The creation of Canela Font started as an analysis of Caslon font, but after some time it was taken in a whole new direction, leaving its heritage of serifs and creating a new typeface in which quality was influenced by the author’s experience in stone craving.

This typeface was created by Miguel Reyes and originated from Mexico. He studied graphic design at Benemérita Universidad Autónoma after that he studied type design in the Type media Course.

He designed this typeface which defies all the old traditional classifications means that it’s neither purely a sans-serif nor serif. It’s between both families and it has a classification of both soft and sharp edges with modern and old roots in the classical.

This modern yet traditional typeface comes with 12 display styles. Furthermore, it also included four families in three optical designs which are Canela, Canela deck, and Canela condensed and all of this got inspired by the American book covers of the 1960s and 1970s. As time passes it got enhancement and additions and in 2022 February Ilya Ruderman designed its Cyrillic.

Uses of Canela Font

Canela Font was first used in issue 5 of fashion and art magazine Document Journal in 2014 where it gained popularity after that it started to appear in different places such as music album covers, on an Italian scooter museum website, and in 2019 future affairs conference.

For the best use of this font, it should optimize to below 20, this typeface brings significance to the longer text and Canela text brings elegance to it. Pairing up this typeface with benguiat font. will give the headlines and articles a new look and grace.

The release of this beautiful texture typeface created chaos everywhere. Many companies used the elegance of the Canela Deck to make their beautiful logos others used Canela text to create magazines and articles. Also, in 2017 Zero Studio used this delicate font in their movie poster.

License Info

For all non-commercial and personal projects, this freeware version of the typeface can be used. Otherwise, for commercial purposes buy it from authentic vendors.

Canela Font Alternatives & Combinations

  • Catherine Font
  • Goldoni Font
  • Pandora Font
  • Silk Serif Font
  • Sanford Book Font
  • Effloresce Font
  • Louize Display Font

Canela Font View on Image Designs

Canela Font View on Image Designs

Font Info

NameCanela Font
DesignerMiguel Reyes
File FormatOTF, TTF
LicenseFree for personal use.
TypeFree Version

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We are giving this font totally free without any cost for only personal projects. To get this typeface then simply click the download button below and start your download.

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Language Support

Papiamento, Aromanian, Corsican, Breton, Amis, Māori, Tok Pisin, Tongan, Alsatian, Atayal, Kiribati, Seychellois Creole, Võro, Tahitian, Scottish Gaelic, Chamorro, Greenlandic (Kalaallisut), Albanian, Catalan, Chichewa, Ilocano, Kikongo, Kinyarwanda, Neapolitan, Xhosa, Tshiluba, Slovak, Danish, Gikuyu, Finnish, Norwegian, Sicilian, Sotho (Southern), Kirundi, Tswana, Sotho (Northern), Walloon, Asturian, Kaqchikel, Ossetian (Latin), Zapotec, Frisian, Guadeloupean Creole, Q’eqchi’, Crimean Tatar (Latin), Sango, Luxembourgish, Samoan, Maltese, Tzotzil, Fijian, Friulian, Silesian, Sardinian, Swazi, Latvian, Silesian, Sardinian, Estonian, Afar, Cape Verdean Creole, Maasai, Occitan, Tetum, Oshiwambo, Basque, Welsh, Chavacano, Dawan, Montenegrin, Walloon, Asturian.

People Also Ask!

How to install this font in Adobe Applications?

To install Canela Font in all adobe applications then just scroll up the page where the download button is and then download. After downloading, unzip it and then install it. It will automatically appear in the application.

What font is similar to this font?

There are many fonts that are similar to the Canela font but our recommendation is the Sanford book font and Goldoni Font.

Which font can be paired up with Canela font?

Colson Font is the best to match for this font both resemble each other and if they are paired up on any design it will be hard for viewers and also designers to trace the difference.

Is Canela font free?

Yes, this font is totally free of price for the personal. However, it is recommended to purchase it before using it for commercial projects.

What is the Canela font used for?

This well-packed font can be used for any designing and printing projects. Especially this typeface goes well with magazines. The first time it was used in a fashion magazine.

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