Emily Klaebe is a graphic designer specializing in identity and typeface design.


Relying on the principles of systems thinking, she designs typefaces and brand identities that are founded in thorough research and strategic thinking.

Since 2020, Emily has been designing identity systems at Order. In 2021, her role grew to include leading design at Order Type Foundry.

In 2022, Emily completed San Francisco’s Type West postgraduate certificate program at the Letterform Archive in designing comprehensive type families.

Since earning her certificate degree, she has continued her involvement in education as an occasional Adjunct Instructor in the Graphic Design Program at PSU, with a focus on the foundations of typeface design.


Available for select freelance and typeface projects. Please get in touch at klaebe.emily@gmail.com with inqueries.

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Duke Arts / Identity
Munson / Identity, Typeface
Chatham / Identity, Typeface
Collective Ten / Identity, Website
Crux / Identity
Union / Identity, Typeface
Teal / Identity, Website
Maxio / Identity, Website
Rebecca Atwood / Identity
Undivided / Identity
Speed & Scale / Book, Identity
Every / Identity, Typeface

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Brand New, 2023
Brand New, 2023
Brand New: The Follow Up, 2022
Brand New, 2022
Brand New, 2021

PRINT Magazine, 2021
PRINT Magazine, 2021

It’s Nice That, 2021

Typewolf, 2021
Typewolf, 2021

The Brand Identity, 2020

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This website is set in the typeface, “Stringer”, designed by Emily in 2024. It is available for purchase on Order Type Foundry.