Posts Tagged ‘St Lucia’

From the Library: Luciafest

In cel­e­bra­tion of St Lucy’s Day, Decem­ber 13, From the Library marks a Swedish cus­tom dat­ing to the late 18th cen­tu­ry that has spread through­out Scan­di­navia. The hol­i­day tra­di­tion­al­ly includes the eldest daugh­ter in a fam­i­ly, robed in white, bring­ing cof­fee and saf­fron buns called lussekatt to her par­ents while wear­ing a crown of (lit!) […]

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