If you’re DIYing your wedding invitations, then you’ve probably noticed there is a plethora of fancy fonts out there to make things pretty. In our own roundups, we’ve gotten our script on, found fonts that match our own handwriting, and explored all things gorgeous and modern. But if we’ve learned anything from our Graphic Design 101 series, it’s that sometimes you just need a font that is happy to sit there and just be while surrounded by other more flowery, vibrant fonts.
So with that in mind, we’ve rounded up eighteen fonts that resemble your every day Plain Jane script (think Arial or Times New Roman) except with a little bit of flair. Some of them have great characters like a fun ampersand (the one from Clemente is adorable), or maybe the “y” curls in just the right way (hello, Roman Serif), or maybe the font just lives up to the name (Magnificent!). In any case (ha, see what I did there?) if you’re in the market for standard, minimal fonts that won’t overwhelm, these should do the trick: