Font of the day: Metrisch

Every day we showcase the best fonts on the web. Today it's Metrisch from Absolut Foundry.

Here at Creative Bloq, we're big fans of typography and we're constantly on the hunt for new and exciting typefaces - especially free fonts. So, if you're in need of a font for your latest design or just like to keep a collection so you're prepared, we may be able to help out.

Every day, we're running 'Font of the day', where we'll be posting the best best free and paid-for fonts the web has to offer.

Metrisch from Absolut Foundry

Today's font of choice Metrisch is from Bandung-based foundry Absolut Foundry. Available from YouWorkForThem, the typeface is described as being "based on traditional geometric construction that have been built with letter size wider, the x-heights taller and short descender that almost proportioned with the basic letter shape".

Metrisch is available to purchase via YouWorkForThem.

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Kerrie Hughes is associate editor at Creative Bloq. Her employment at Future Publishing began in January 2010 as staff writer for 3D World magazine. Since then, she's written regularly for other publications, including ImagineFX and Computer Arts magazines.