VIDEO: How Sweden celebrated Lucia in a pandemic

VIDEO: How Sweden celebrated Lucia in a pandemic

The annual Lucia processions, one of the high points of the Christmas season in Sweden, were cancelled this year. But that didn't stop Swedes finding ways to celebrate.

Opinion: Who will be crowned the Lucia of the Brexit election?

Opinion: Who will be crowned the Lucia of the Brexit election?

Ten must-read articles to understand Swedish Christmas

Ten must-read articles to understand Swedish Christmas

Malmö recruiting ‘gender-neutral’ Lucia for this year’s procession

Malmö recruiting ‘gender-neutral’ Lucia for this year’s procession

Police KKK joke goes horribly wrong

Police KKK joke goes horribly wrong

Stockholm festive events end in watery drama

Stockholm festive events end in watery drama

OPINION: ‘Swedish Lucia ad racism is shocking and hypocritical’

OPINION: ‘Swedish Lucia ad racism is shocking and hypocritical’

Swedish festive ad pulled following racist abuse of child

Swedish festive ad pulled following racist abuse of child

Swedish Lucia advert sparks love and hate online

Swedish Lucia advert sparks love and hate online

Things you should NEVER say to a Swede on Lucia day

Things you should NEVER say to a Swede on Lucia day

Swedish school: ‘We have not banned Lucia’

Swedish school: ‘We have not banned Lucia’

All you want for Xmas is a hybrid Swedish bun?

All you want for Xmas is a hybrid Swedish bun?

The tradition of Santa Lucia: Lighting up the darkness

The tradition of Santa Lucia: Lighting up the darkness

Swedish schoolboy in female saint role row

Swedish schoolboy in female saint role row

Decorating your home for Swedish Christmas
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Decorating your home for Swedish Christmas

Interest in Swedish Lucia on the wane

Interest in Swedish Lucia on the wane

VIDEO: The sounds of Swedish Lucia

VIDEO: The sounds of Swedish Lucia

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Swedish statistics support Friday 13th superstition

Boys blocked from bearing ‘girls-only’ Lucia crown

Boys blocked from bearing ‘girls-only’ Lucia crown

The Lowdown: Swedish Advent

The Lowdown: Swedish Advent

The Local’s guide to Lucia in Sweden

The Local’s guide to Lucia in Sweden

Swedish Lucia: a celebration with song

Swedish Lucia: a celebration with song

As darkness falls, Swedes celebrate light

As darkness falls, Swedes celebrate light

Rule change makes schools ban Lucia photos

Rule change makes schools ban Lucia photos

Home fires increase during Swedish winter

Home fires increase during Swedish winter

‘Panic chaos’ and other signs that Christmas is coming to Sweden

‘Panic chaos’ and other signs that Christmas is coming to Sweden

A musical celebration of Swedish Lucia

A musical celebration of Swedish Lucia

School reverses gingerbread man ban

School reverses gingerbread man ban

‘Angels have nothing to do with Christmas in Sweden’

‘Angels have nothing to do with Christmas in Sweden’

The octogenarian Saint Lucia choir: still in tune

The octogenarian Saint Lucia choir: still in tune

#AdventCalendar: How saffron made its way to Sweden and became a key part of Lucia Day

#AdventCalendar: How saffron made its way to Sweden and became a key part of Lucia Day

WATCH: How to make Lucia saffron buns like a pro

WATCH: How to make Lucia saffron buns like a pro

RECIPE: How to make Swedish saffron buns for Lucia

RECIPE: How to make Swedish saffron buns for Lucia

Would you eat this Swedish hybrid saffron bun kebab this Christmas?

Would you eat this Swedish hybrid saffron bun kebab this Christmas?

Baker makes Swedish Lucia buns using her own breast milk

Baker makes Swedish Lucia buns using her own breast milk

RECIPE: How to make a traditional saffron wreath

RECIPE: How to make a traditional saffron wreath

The Local’s Countdown to Christmas

The Local’s Countdown to Christmas