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What is the Svafa font?

Svafa is a free revival of a lettering designed by Eugène Grasset in 1893, on a poster for Richard Wagner’s opera ‘The Valkyrie’. Brisk an rough, but full of youthfullness, it is a surprisingly modern writing. To be more dynamic and attractive, Svafa is designed with special ligatures for the doubled lower case (aa, bb, cc, etc.), and with alternate drawings for accented letters.
In Norse mythology, Svafa is a valkyrie and the daughter of king Eylimi. Her name has been theorized as meaning ‘sleep-maker’…

Svafa Font families

The Svafa includes the following font families:

  • Svafa

Svafa Preview

Here is a preview of how Svafa will look. For more previews using your own text as an example, click here.

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You're probably thinking - Is Svafa available to Download for free?

The short answer is no. Svafa is definitely not available as a free download font. This is a premium font which mean that you will have to pay to download and use it in your project. We showcase fonts on SharedFonts that are almost all premium fonts. Feel free to waste valuable hours of your time searching for a free download of Svafa, but take it from me, you will not be successful in your quest. Just think how much time and effort you will save if you just pay for Svafa and be done with it.

It is always best to pay for a premium font rather than trying to find an illegal download. The benefits of paying for Svafa is that you get the license to use it leagally. If you're using an illegal version of Svafa and you get caught, you or your client could get into some trouble legally with the publisher of Svafa. Also it is highly unlikely that you'll be able to find Svafa for free. Doing various searches on Google such as "Free Svafa Download" you will see a lot of websites that will say "Free Download" but these are just attempts to get you to click on a link which will either take you to an ad landing page or you risk getting viruses on your computer. In the rare occasion that you do find a free download for Svafa remember that it's illegal to use a font if you didn't pay for it!

If you really want Svafa and you want to truly own it the legal and safe way, then click here to visit the download and purchase page on Here you will be able to obtain the proper license. The designer and publisher deserves to be paid for their work, as they have put in the hours and the creativity to produce such an amazing font. Good luck with your purchase and future use of this font. :)