Saint Lucia's Day - Dec. 13th is celebrated in honor of Saint Lucy, the young girl who according to legend died a martyr in Sicily. St. Lucia's Day is celebrated in other countries including Sweden. This day is celebrated in schools, day-care centers, nursing homes and hospitals, with processions led by a young Lucia in a white robe with a crown of lights on her head and a candle in her hand.

St Lucia celebration with old, traditional folk costumes from Malung (Sweden)

Lantliv i Norregård: Söndagsbilder-Adventsfika i Uterummet!!!

Love using elements that are around naturally for holiday celebration: the red apples, the sprigs of pine, and candles all radiate advent and winter. Lantliv i Norregård: Advent