The Best Christmas Advent Calendars
Open the door to some fun and alternative options - there's one for everyone!
Best for: Bond fans
Okay so we can’t promise that Daniel Craig will be rocking up to your home but the next best thing would be this luxury, limited-edition 007 James Bond treat instead! Behind its 12 drawers are exclusives, collectibles and unique collaborations from the franchises 25-film history – think a Casino Royale prop chip, gold bullet prop replica, 007 socks, a Dr. No silk pocket square and more! Wowzer! £199.
Best for: A festive scent
We love this cute 12 day advent calendar from fab local business, Peony and Pine. The wax melts will give you some festive delight this Christmas with 6 amazing Christmassy scents to get your December feeling warm and cosy including Chocolate Orange, Wild Fig and Cassis, Apple and Cinnamon, Gingerbread and more. £18.
Best for: Vegan beauty
Always a winner with beauty fans, this year’s Lush floral box is packed with 25 vegan goodies including bath bombs, bubble bars, lip scrubs, lotion body butter and more. The theme is Magical Midnight Wonderland and we’re loving the gorgeous packaging- made from 100% recycled board and paper! It’s yours for an eye-watering £185!
Best for: Coffee lovers
Whittard Coffee Advent Calendar for Two is all wrapped up in a gorgeous festive box for the coffee connoisseurs out there. Behind each door you’ll find two servings of coffee and there’s 12 blends to find. £60.
Best for: Gin fans
Gin-gle all the way to Christmas with this tasty spirit advent calendar. This year, That Boutique-y Gin Advent Calendar has teamed up with the Drinks by the Dram team to create this boozy calendar featuring 24, 30ml drams of gins. There’s everything from delicious chocolate orange to Mojito gin as well as the lip-smacking Honey Pomelo Gin and so many more! If you reckon your Advent could do with some junipery excellence, look no further! £49.95.
Best for: Tea drinkers
Pop the kettle on and open a door on your snazzy Fortnum and Mason Tea Lovers Advent Calendar and enjoy a selection of their best and brightest brews in silky bags. This tea-rrific (sorry, it had to be done!) calendar features Jade Oolong, Rose and Violet Infusion, Christmas Green Tea, Gin and Tonic Odditea and so many more! £25.
Best for: Potterheads
Why wait until Christmas Day to unwrap pressies when you can start the fun a little earlier! Enjoy some wonderful wizardry with the POP! Vinyl Harry Potter Advent Calendar. Hiding behind the 24 doors there’s a Pocket Pop to collect including (of course) Harry, Ron and Hermione and more characters! £39.99.
Best for: Sustainably sourced chocolate
Behind every door of this HUGE plastic-free Tony’s Chocolonely Countdown Fairtrade Calendar is a delicious Fairtrade chocolate and plastic-free advent calendar. There’s 24 tiny coins in 10 different flavours including dark milk pretzel toffee and white raspberry popping candy, all wrapped up in festive colours and a fun and educational message about their mission. Available at Muddy award-winning, Wigston Deli and Nada, Zero Waste Store. £15.