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What is the Bamboo font?

Even the original founder, Barnhart Bros. & Spindler, thought this was a freaky font, and indeed they called it “Freak” when they introduced it in 1889.
It was reintroduced in 1925 under the somewhat more elegant name of “Bamboo,” and is one of the prizes that the collectors of antique metal types seek.

Bamboo Font families

The Bamboo includes the following font families:

  • Bamboo

Bamboo Preview

Here is a preview of how Bamboo will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.

I know what you're thinking... Is Bamboo Free to Download?

Well i'm sorry to tell you that it isn't free. Most fonts featured on is a premium font that you have to pay for. You will not find a free download of Bamboo so do yourself a favor and don't waste your time searching the internet for one.

It's unlikely that a free download for Bamboo will come your way. There are too many websites that claim to offer "Free Downloads" of premium fonts, but these are just scams to get you to click on a link which will either take you to a spammy landing page or you risk getting viruses on your computer. In the rare occasion that you do find a free download for Bamboo remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!

If you really want Bamboo and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, and support the designers and publishers, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on Here you will be able to obtain the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their work, as they have put in the hours and the creativity to produce such an amazing font. Good luck with your purchase and future use of this font. :)