A guide to italic handwriting

Italic is like that one friend (if you have friends) who is always elegantly dressed, well put together, and looks like they’ve mastered adulting while the rest of us out here are basic comic sans. (I included)In short, Italic writing is elegant and is mostly used in formal writing.As the name depicts, Italic writing was first used in Italy. Niccolò de’ Niccoli is regarded as the inventor of Italic. This came about through his rigorous study of ancient manuscripts and the countless copies he made.To differentiate his copies from the originals, he used a tilted lettering style which we know…

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