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Quicksand fontpack for connect-fonts.


  1. Include connect-fonts in a node module.
const font_middleware = require("connect-fonts");
  1. Include the font packs that you want to serve.
const font_pack  = require("connect-fonts-quicksand");
  1. Add a middleware by calling the setup function.
      fonts: [ font_pack ],
      allow_origin: ""
  1. Add a link tag to include the font CSS.
<link href="/quicksand-bold.otf/fonts.css" type="text/css" rel="stylesheet">

Multiple fonts from the family can be included by using a comma separated list of fonts:

<link href="/quicksand-bold.otf,quicksand-bold,quicksand-bolditalic.otf,quicksand-bolditalic,quicksand-italic.otf,quicksand-italic,quicksand-light.otf,quicksand-light,quicksand-lightitalic.otf,quicksand-lightitalic,quicksand-regular.otf,quicksand-regular/fonts.css" type="text/css" rel="stylesheet">

Available fonts:

  • quicksand-bold.otf
  • quicksand-bold
  • quicksand-bolditalic.otf
  • quicksand-bolditalic
  • quicksand-italic.otf
  • quicksand-italic
  • quicksand-light.otf
  • quicksand-light
  • quicksand-lightitalic.otf
  • quicksand-lightitalic
  • quicksand-regular.otf
  • quicksand-regular

Locale-optimised font sets can be served by specifying the locale in the fonts.css URL.

<link href="/latin/quicksand-bold.otf/fonts.css" type="text/css" rel="stylesheet">

Available subsets:

  • latin
  • en
  1. Set your CSS up to use the new font by using the "Quicksand" font-family.
    body {
      font-family: 'Quicksand', 'sans-serif', 'serif';

Font Info


  • Copyright: Copyright (c) 2011, Andrew Paglinawan (, with Reserved Font Name "Quicksand".
  • Trademark: Quicksand Bold is a trademark of the Andrew Paglinawan.
  • Designer: Andrew Paglinawan
  • Designer URL:
  • Vendor: Andrew Paglinawan

Development Info



Software: Licenced under version 2.0 of the MPL

Fonts: Licensed under version 1.1 of the SIL Open Font License