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How to make Saffron buns for St. Lucia's feast day (December 13). Step by step picture tutorial.

How to make Saffron buns for St. Lucia's feast day (December 13). Step by step picture tutorial.

bunch of christmas recipes including st lucia braided bread http://catholiccuisine.blogspot.com/2011/12/recipes-for-december-month-dedicated-to.html

bunch of christmas recipes including st lucia braided bread http://catholiccuisine.blogspot.com/2011/12/recipes-for-december-month-dedicated-to.html

Saffron buns, also known "Lussekatter", are Swedish yeast buns that are traditionally made and eaten on St. Lucia's feast day.

Saffron buns, also known "Lussekatter", are Swedish yeast buns that are traditionally made and eaten on St. Lucia's feast day.

St. Lucia Saffron Buns Recipe, Swedish Lussekatter Rolls Recipe | Simply Recipes

St. Lucia Saffron Buns Recipe, Swedish Lussekatter Rolls Recipe | Simply Recipes

Sandals all inclusive honeymoon resort in St. Lucia...beyond excited..looked endlessly for the right spot..glad we looked into other islands..heard so much about it :) CHRISTMAS 2013 w/ my family and hubby

Sandals all inclusive honeymoon resort in St. Lucia...beyond excited..looked endlessly for the right spot..glad we looked into other islands..heard so much about it :) CHRISTMAS 2013 w/ my family and hubby

Santa Lucia bread shapes/ swedish santa lucia day december 13th.

Santa Lucia bread shapes/ swedish santa lucia day december 13th.

St Lucy's Day, A Special Birthday and Saffron Cakes ~ Lussekatter

St Lucy's Day, A Special Birthday and Saffron Cakes ~ Lussekatter

On December Saint Lucia Day, your family can pay homage to the fourth-century saint remembered for her hospitality. This festive bread is inspired by the candle-covered crown she is said to have worn to light her way as she brought food to the poor.

St. Lucia crafts (candle wreath crown for girls, star hat for boys) to celebrate the traditional Scandinavian holiday that focuses on bringing light into the darkness of winter, and also (in some Scandinavian countries) ushers in the Christmas season.

St. Lucia crafts (candle wreath crown for girls, star hat for boys) to celebrate the traditional Scandinavian holiday that focuses on bringing light into the darkness of winter, and also (in some Scandinavian countries) ushers in the Christmas season.

This is by far the best post I've found on st lucia. Everything I"ve posted and lots I haven't is pretty much in this post great post!!

This is by far the best post I've found on st lucia. Everything I"ve posted and lots I haven't is pretty much in this post great post!!

Learn how to make holiday bread recipes. This wreath bread comes from Sweden. It is called St. Lucia Day Wreath. This is a sweet bread baked on a baking sheet.

How to Make Holiday Bread Recipes

Learn how to make holiday bread recipes. This wreath bread comes from Sweden. It is called St. Lucia Day Wreath. This is a sweet bread baked on a baking sheet.

St. Lucia - In Sweden, Christmas begins with the annual Saint Lucia Day on December 13. Lucia herself was Christian and died for her faith. The December 13 holiday honors her.     Usually, the eldest girl in the family portrays St Lucia, puts on a white robe in the morning and is allowed to wear a crown full of candles. She serves her parents Lucia buns and coffee or mulled wine.

St. Lucia - In Sweden, Christmas begins with the annual Saint Lucia Day on December 13. Lucia herself was Christian and died for her faith. The December 13 holiday honors her. Usually, the eldest girl in the family portrays St Lucia, puts on a white robe in the morning and is allowed to wear a crown full of candles. She serves her parents Lucia buns and coffee or mulled wine.

An insider's guide to the best things to do and attractions in St Lucia, including visiting Pigeon Island and finding Marigot Bay. By Fred Mawer, Telegraph Travel's St Lucia expert.

St Lucia attractions

An insider's guide to the best things to do and attractions in St Lucia, including visiting Pigeon Island and finding Marigot Bay. By Fred Mawer, Telegraph Travel's St Lucia expert.