As the holiday season draws near, it’s time to unwrap a little excitement and anticipation with the magical tradition of advent calendars. Rooted in 19th-century Christian customs, the term “advent” signifies the countdown to Christmas, a period of spiritual reflection and preparation for the birth of Jesus.
Fast forward to the mid-20th century, and advent calendars underwent a transformation, becoming a commercial phenomenon, often featuring delectable chocolates. Over time, these calendars evolved and diversified, with options tailored to various interests and age groups. Today, advent calendars evoke anticipation and delight, cherished by people of all backgrounds worldwide.
In our quest to bring you the most luxe holiday experience, we’ve curated a charming list of advent calendars designed to cater to your festive desires. Whether you’re looking to infuse glamour into the holiday season or create a cozy atmosphere at home, we’ve got the perfect advent calendar for you.
For Festive Nights Out
Charlotte Tilbury Lucky Chest of Beauty Secrets
Go for glam with Charlotte Tilbury’s star-studded advent calendar. This luxurious treat is packed with iconic makeup and skincare favorites, ensuring you’re party-ready.
Neiman Marcus 12 Days of Fragrance Holiday Advent Calendar
Get ready to turn heads with Neiman Marcus’ fragrance extravaganza! Elevate your scent game with twelve unique fragrances, making each night out an olfactory adventure.
Astrid & Miyu 12-Day Advent Calendar in Gold
Shine brighter than the holiday lights with this golden advent calendar from Astrid & Miyu. Discover a stunning piece of jewelry behind each door, elevating your evening look to a whole new level.
Le Mini Macaron 12 Days of Nails Advent Calendar
Nail your holiday look with Le Mini Macaron’s delightful nail advent calendar. Uncover a dazzling array of nail essentials, including polish, tools, and accessories for manicures that sparkle as much as the season.
For Cozy Nights In
VOLUSPA 12 Day Candle Advent Calendar
Enhance your home with Voluspa’s candle advent calendar, a fragrant holiday countdown exclusively for Sephora. Unveil 12 best-selling scents, each in a 1.25 oz votive tucked behind peek-a-boo packaging.
Williams Sonoma Holiday Advent Calendar: 24 Days of Baking Cookies
Bring the magic of baking into your home with this scrumptious advent calendar from Williams Sonoma. Each day, you’ll find a baking essential, ensuring that you have all you need to make freshly baked cookies all season long with.
The New Yorker Puzzle Advent Calendar
Cozy up at home with The New Yorker’s puzzle-packed advent calendar. Reveal 24 days of stunning miniature puzzles featuring festive cover art from the magazine.
The White Company Advent Calendar
Elevate your home’s ambiance with The White Company’s exquisite advent calendar. Behind each door, you’ll find seasonal home fragrances and delightful body care, creating an inviting and cozy atmosphere.
For Savoring Every Moment
Harry & David Best of Harry & David® Advent Calendar
Savor delicious bites with Harry & David’s gourmet delights. Indulge in a variety of mouthwatering treats from premium milk chocolate popcorn to pepper & onion relish.
Onyx Coffee Lab Advent Calendar
This advent calendar offers a daily artisanal coffee experience. It features a diverse range of origins, varieties, and processing methods, unveiling the intricate tapestry of coffee flavors.
Palais des Thés Tea Bag Advent Calendar
Elevate your tea time with Palais des Thés’ tea advent calendar. Uncover a selection of premium teas that will keep you warm and cozy throughout the season.
Maker Wine Advent Calendar 2023
Uncork the unique flavors and aromas of wines from award-winning, small producers as you countdown to the holidays. Cheers to complimentary tasting videos that accompany each wine, elevating the experience even further.
For Moments of Self-Care
L’Occitane Premium Advent Calendar
Pamper yourself with L’Occitane’s Premium Advent Calendar, featuring a collection of 24 luxurious skincare and beauty products including six full-sized favorites. Leave your skin looking and feeling radiant.
Sephora 25 Days Beauty Must-Haves Advent Calendar
Beauty enthusiasts, get ready to uncover your next beauty obsession. Sephora’s calendar boasts 27 sample-size and full-size goodies, spanning across fragrance, skincare, and makeup.
BareMinerals 12 Days of Joy Holiday Advent Calendar
Searching for clean beauty essentials? BareMinerals’ beauty advent calendar holds 12 makeup or skincare treasures to help you shine like the star you are.
Dior Le 30 Montaigne Holiday 2023 Advent Calendar
Indulge in luxury with Dior’s advent calendar, inspired by the historic 30 Avenue Montaigne boutique. Discover 24 iconic miniatures, from fragrances to skincare.
For Your Sweet Tooth
Sugarfina Santa’s Candy Shop Tasting Collection
Delight in Sugarfina’s 24-piece advent calendar, featuring an array of yummy candies. From Cookies & Cream Chocolate Bites to Candy Cane Caramels, your holidays are sure to be the sweetest yet.
Whittard of Chelsea Hot Chocolate Advent Calendar for Two
Cozy up with a loved one and share the warmth of Whittard of Chelsea’s hot chocolate advent calendar. With a variety of delightful flavors, you’ll be making cherished memories one cup at a time.
Lakrids by Bülow Danish Licorice Advent Calendar
For licorice lovers, this advent calendar is a dream come true. Each day, discover a new and unique flavor of Danish licorice for an exciting taste adventure.
Harry & David Deluxe Chocolate Advent Calendar
Bite into a world of chocolatey goodness with Harry & David’s deluxe advent calendar. Chocolate connoisseurs will love daily doses of gourmet dark, white, and milk chocolate.
With these fantastic advent calendars, you can turn the countdown to Christmas into a magical journey filled with excitement, joy, and surprises. So, pick the one that suits your style and indulge in the holiday spirit in the most delightful way possible.