Metric & Calibre Design Information

Metric & Calibre are a pair of typefaces that share a fundamental geometry yet differ in the finish of key letterforms. Metric is a geometric humanist, sired by West Berlin street signs. Calibre is a geometric neo-grotesque, inspired by the rationality of Aldo Novarese's seldom seen Recta. They were conceived as a pair but function independently of each other. Continue reading

National is a deceptively simple sans serif with subtle quirks in the details that give it a distinctive—but not distracting—personality. Continue reading

Feijoa is the first typeface issued by the Klim Type Foundry. It’s based on the principle that ‘a straight line is a dead line’, which explains the warm, curvaceous nature of the individual letterforms. Continue reading