Creating a convincing typography system is half the design work – the secret of great type design does not lie in how many fonts you choose, but how many combinations you allow:

Every combination of typeface, font size and color counts as one point.

If you are able to settle for 5 or less points in your design, you made it. Go ahead, count the number of combinations in this book – how many points did we use?

*This is part of a series of 24 design secrets we want to share with you – one for every day before the holidays.*