many of the fonts in my search seem to be minimalist, like this one. Made from sharp lines and angles. I quite like this but it isn't a serif font which was required on the brief. Howver could be used for headers?
I love the idea of taking lettering elements from a stained glass window! south rose free typeface / by sydney goldstein /created for a fictional luxury travel service / based on s. rose window @ notre dame cathedral in paris.