With less than 10 weeks until the big day, it’s time to get organised and buy the advent calendars. This years’ countdown is more spectacular than ever, as we see a surge of incredible calendars tailored for almost every taste. However, the taste no longer appears to be chocolate. Hold on a second. Chocolate fans don’t despair! There’s no reason you can’t have 3 – chocolate, beauty and wine! Behold the most awesome December EVER!
1.For The Kids: Marvel Advent Calendar, £10, www.asda.com
Perfect for all those Marvel fans out there! Behind each door is a mini Marvel book full of all the most-loved characters. Better yet – it’ only a tenner! If you want your children a have a chocolate-free calendar, this collection of mini comics will keep them super-happy.
2.For The Teenage Daughter: Amazon Beauty Advent Calendar, £40, www.amazon.co.uk
This beauty advent calendar is in a league of its own. Brimming with incredible brands like the Foreo Luna Mini, and not forgetting the essentials such as Eyelure false lashes, the calendar has it all. Originally priced at £50 – however, if you are quick, they are selling this must-have gift online for £40 right now. Worth a whopping £220, run people, run to your laptops.
3.Vegan Advent Choose: Lumene 24 Nordic Beauty Secrets Advent Calendar, £89, www.lumene.com
Fancy a Scandi-inspired festive season and a 100% vegan and totally recyclable calendar to see you looking fabulous right up until Christmas day? Look no further than Lumene’s incredible advent.
4.For Him: Personalised Beer Advent Calendar, £100, www.prezzybox.com
Should your fella love a beer, he is going to simply adore you for gifting him this calendar. Loaded with 25 x 25.7cl mixed selection of beer and his own name stamped on the front of the calendar (so there is no confusion as to whom the beer belongs), he will be dancing the days away. Better yet, the amount you are spending on actual pressies is likely to go unnoticed. Genius!
5.For The Wine Lover: The Wine Advent Calendar, £64.95, www.lovemygifts.co.uk
This has to be the ideal gift for the wine-lover in your world. Included are 24 exquisite bottles of red, rose and white wines. Team with some crisps and dips, and this calendar is set to be a hit.
6.For Her: Look Fantastic’s Beauty Advent, £79, www.lookfantastic.com
If you have seen my previous posts, you will already know that out of all the beauty advents around, I love this one the most. Look Fantastic has put some serious effort and thought into making the calendar outstanding. Each day offers a gem of a product you will find you cannot live without.
7.For Pure Luxury: Tiffany’s Advent Calendar, £104,000, www.harrods.com
One of the most expensive and luxurious advent calendars to ever have been created, Tiffany & Co. has seriously taken the biscuit – and replaced it with diamonds. The 4ft calendar is packed with incredibly expensive gifts, including the jeweller’s signature heart bracelet. If anyone out there is reading my article and is feeling generous – this is one calendar that sadly I wasn’t sent to review. (A girl can dream). In case there is a person alive who may be looking to purchase this, it will be unveiled and on sale at Harrods from 9th November.
If anyone has purchased any of these awesome calendars, do let me know your thoughts. xx