Last Updated on October 9, 2023
There are thousands of barbershops around the United States and the wider world, so let’s be honest here, standing our from the crowd can be a difficult challenge. Often, it all comes down to promotions, deals, location, and of course, reputation.
But let’s not forget, first impressions are also hugely important, and when a potential client walks by your shop, or stumbles upon a brochure or a poster, having a super attractive typeface to promote your services can be what gives the that good first impression.
This article looks to provide 20 stunning barbershop fonts that you can use instantly to make your barber more appealing to new customers and existing clients. Use any of these 20 fonts, and you can rest assured that business will not ‘fade’ away! (see what we did there? ).
1. Mosaic – Modern Vintage Font
A Serif Vintage font that was created especially for any classy or elegant branding needs, Mosaic is an awesome font style. With extra ligatures as well as a unique and vintage shape, it will add huge value to your brand. Included in the package are upper and lowercase letters, numbers, punctuation, and OTF, TTF, and WOFF files.
2. Stay Alive – Victorian Style for the Digital Age
Edgy, fun, and cool, this Victorian-style font might seem old-fashioned, but it is as modern as they come in its design. Its 1800s style typography is great for a barber that wants to promote a retro and vintage feel to his barbershop. The strong shapes show solidity and a personality that will make your barbershop look good, and stand out. So try it today and see for yourself.
3. Brish Hair/ Brush Script Font
One of the most comprehensive font packages out there, this Brish hair font design is slick, stylish, and has personality, just like each and every one of your haircuts! There are a huge number of glyphs and alternates included in the package, and the font works equally as well on Mac and PC, so you can rest assured that regardless of what device you are creating your project on, you can maintain the same slick and modern look.
Marones is an all-caps font equipped with a Stylistic set and multilingual support that you can mix and match the letters to ease your design project. There is a cool western-like feel to this design which we think is an awesome feature for a barbershop to use in promotion. Great for packaging, signage, posters, flyers. or media adverts, this font will make any barbershop project stand out from the crowd!
5. Madson – Masculine Modern Typeface
Masculine, modern, and easily legible, this font would look great on a poster, or on some merchandise if you wanted to take your barbershop success to the next level. Included in the package are multilingual compatibility and support, 3 different weights, numerals, uppercase letters, and punctuation. Created to be bold, made to stand out. This typeface is awesome.
6. Rushen Vintage-Inspired Typeface
When we see this font, we feel huge masculine energy coming through the screen. If you want that to translate over into your advertisements, posters, merchandise, signage, or logos, then this is the font for you! There are a range of different styles included in the package, they are:
- Regular: The most basic font design with sharp geometrical shapes. It has a formal and elegant look. Good for applying to books, newspapers, and letterheads.
- Curvy: This Inky font is inspired from old-school advertising and can be combined with your favorite fonts to create something awesome. Perfect for labels, posters, and short editorials.
- Stencil: The most used font with some adjustments that are perfect for a manly theme, urban style, and military themes.
7. The Anthelope – Retro Bold Script Font
Retro, bold, and fun, this font is inspired by some 1980s sporty trends and we absolutely love it. The Anthelope is perfect for retro lovers, and also happens to be perfect if used for brands such as barbershops, motorcycle clubs, clothing brands, coffee shops, or shoe brands,
8. Russel Dexter – Retro Vintage Font
Vintage, cool, and easy to edit and use as you wish, this slick retro font is perfect for anything barbershop related, from merch to posters, to signage.
Vanitha is a bold script font, inspired by vintage logos and old-school sign painting. This font is made with hand drawings and still pays attention to the calligraphic form so that it looks modern and unique. What we love about this font aside from its simplicity, is its versatility, as it helps to provide a range of stylistic alternatives for your brand. An excellent choice.
10. The Saily- Monoline Retro Script Font
A little less rugged in its design, this font is elegant, modern, and still masculine in its own way. A stunning monoline script font that we are confident will have customers banging down your door, Saily is versatile, and can be used for a range of advertising, or decorative purposes.
11. Braynerd – Layered Sans Serif
Big, bold, and loud. If you want to show off your barbershop as being bold and brash, then this is the font that you should consider when designing or advertising. There are a number of styles in the package, from layered, to regular, to shadow, to inline, and with a number of glyphs and alternates available too, the possibilities are endless.
12. Blocky Gods Vintage Sans Serif Font
A handcrafted bold-sans font, this blocky and textured design will add a touch of intimacy and class to your barbershop. Look to include it in signage, decoration, and advertising to get the full benefits of its design.
There is a real early 20th-century vibe to this font. It looks like a font you might see as the title of an old 1930s Hitchcock movie. If you are running a barber that wants to show off a vintage edge, then we highly recommend this design.
14. The Northwest – Textured Vintage Font
Northwest is a font from the vintage sans serif family. Inspired by Vintage wild west culture and combining modern design with a vintage touch, we think it could be a perfect fit for many barbershops.
15. Hermona Vintage
Yet another vintage-looking design, this stunning display font will add a classic touch to any promotion, decoration, or design. Hermona Typeface is also complete with a lot of special characters such as stylistic alternates or swashes which are possible to combine and get more calligraphic looks. The ornaments and premade are also included in a separate pack as a font file.
This blackletter typeface almost has a Mexican/wild west thee to its design with its Victorian curves and edges. The font set includes a full set of gorgeous uppercase and lowercase letters, numerals, punctuation and multilingual character support. There are also several ligatures, discretionary ligatures, and alternative characters that are included for free.
17. Monthelo – Vintage Script Font
Elegant, quirky, and stylish, Monthelo comes with 3 different variations (regular, textured, and serif) and is a solid option for any barber looking to create a design that will stand out from the crowd.
Edgy, bold, and brave, this typeface is suited for barbershops that are not afraid to take a risk. The 3D effect is super modern and makes the title really pop-out. Using this font could be a perfect way to get your brand noticed, and attract more attention to your projects, deals, or promotions.
This font gives off gang-graffiti type vibes, and to be honest, we are totally here for it! Stylish, modern, contemporary, and pretty out-there, this font design looks stunning on a darker background, and will be sure to attract new customers to your door!
20. Parlour Sans
Inspired by barbershops around the world, the slightly worn effect showcases the hard work that goes into being a barber. The typeface is easy to read, easy to edit, and versatile in that it works with any advertisement or promotional project. Try it today and see for yourself.