Alvarado is an open-source variable typeface based on vernacular signage found on the namesake street, specifically on the stretch through the Westlake and Pico-Union neighborhoods of Los Angeles which are among the highest population density in the USA:

This Font Software is licensed under the SIL Open Font License, Version 1.1. This license is copied above, and is also available with a FAQ at:

Alvarado has been designed by Hector Torres ( and published by Primary Foundry (

Alvarado was created by Hector Torres using Glyphs and the Dinamo Font Gauntlet (

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