About Fonts

“Maktab Rita” is a digital revival of a retro Egyptian typeface that was prominently used in Downtown Cairo street signs, storefronts and Also by Bulaq Press publication during Egypt’s modern era. The typeface itself is a harmonious balance of Naskh and Thuluth scripts with an addition of Ruqa'a characteristics as stylistic alternatives. Makes Maktab Rita is a unique custom made curvilinear kashidas to every character, thus providing designers with more elegant options than traditional font has.

Designer Yasser Nazmy