What is the Byblos font?
“Byblos” is the name of a town in Lebanon and the name of a famous hotel in St. Tropez. Some time ago I discovered their original logo in an old french magazine, just 5 by 3 centimeters small without any text, address, telephone number not even a picture. They did not need that, that’s how famous the hotel and its old logo was. Well they abandoned their identity when the place was sold to a big chain – I think.
But the logotype, just those five letters inspired me to this new font. It evokes times past and has a little Bauhaus in it – as well as a really modern touch, all depends on the way you use it. More…
Your strange typedesigner Gert Wiescher
Byblos Font families
The Byblos includes the following font families:
Here is a preview of how Byblos will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.