Underware has published 10 typefaces from 3 designers

Underware is a (typo)graphic design studio which specializes in designing and producing typefaces. These are published for retail sale or are custom designed. The typefaces for retail sale include Auto, Dolly and Sauna. The company was founded in 1999 by Akiem Helmling, Bas Jacobs and Sami Kortemäki. Underware is based in Den Haag, Helsinki and Amsterdam.

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Sami Kortemäki

Sami Kortemäki

Sami Kortemäki (1975) lives and works in Helsinki, Finland. He is 1/3 of the three-headed monster called Underware. Underware are German Akiem Helmling, Dutchman Bas Jacobs, and Finn Sami Kortemäki. Their work is among the most popular independent type foundries — happy-go-lucky, high-quality, text-friendly typefaces for both display use and comprehensive typesetting. Underware’s typefaces stand out thanks to unique aesthetics, finished quality, and a considered collective presence.
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Bas Jacobs

Bas Jacobs

Bas Jacobs (1976) lives and works in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. He is 1/3 of the three-headed monster called Underware. Underware are German Akiem Helmling, Dutchman Bas Jacobs, and Finn Sami Kortemäki. Their work is among the most popular independent type foundries — happy-go-lucky, high-quality, text-friendly typefaces for both display use and comprehensive typesetting. Underware’s typefaces stand out thanks to unique aesthetics, finished quality, and a considered collective presence.
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Akiem Helmling

Akiem Helmling

Akiem Helmling (1971) lives and works in Den Haag, the Netherlands. He is 1/3 of the three-headed monster called Underware. Underware are German Akiem Helmling, Dutchman Bas Jacobs, and Finn Sami Kortemäki. Their work is among the most popular independent type foundries — happy-go-lucky, high-quality, text-friendly typefaces for both display use and comprehensive typesetting. Underware’s typefaces stand out thanks to unique aesthetics, finished quality, and a considered collective presence.
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