If you’re of the impatient bunch like myself sometimes the surprise of Christmas can seem just a little too long to withstand the wait. If you like to fully indulge in the Spirit of the season all throughout December why not step your advent game up a little with a little reward for yours truly to receive a treat a day with a luxury Advent Calendar.
See our picks of the best Luxury Advent Calendars featuring esteemed brands in drinks, gifts, homeware and beauty you know will be good to you with daily surprises behind each door.
1. Clarins Beauty Delights Advent Calendar – £95.00
Beauty horders rejoice as this Delights calendar promises to fulfil your skincare and cosmetic needs by introducing or topping up key pieces to your current collection. Mixing a range of Skin Care Heroes, Holiday themed Make Up and Table Accessories you are sure to be spoiled for choice (or just plain spoiled) with this high end gift giving wonder.
Combining some of the most affluent designer brands in the beauty industry, this Little Luxuries Calendars delivers on name promise to fulfil your designer desires. Featuring products from YSL, Lancome, Viktor & Rolf, Kiehls and Urban Decay you can easily build up a flawless skin and cosmetics collection come the end of the month. Products promised to be included are Fragrances, Mascara, Moisturisers and a few little surprises.
3. Virgin Wines Advent Calendar – £69.99
We all know someone who loves to unwind with a glass of vino after a hectic day, making this Virgin Wines Calendar the perfect way to treat the budding wine connoisseur (or just keep for yourself). Each day promises a delicious little bottle of indulgence catering to all tastes with selections of White and Red, in forms of traditional Wine, Prosecco and even a festive Port to get you feeling festive. Delivery is also free when ordered online.
4. Hotel Chocolat Chocolate Advent Calendar – £12.50
Not forgetting the more classic Chocolate based Calendars, Hotel Chocolat offers a range of high end calendars to suit all chocolate preferences. Starting at £12.50 in price, these Calendars come in Classic, Caramel, Dark and White varieties as desired, with a higher priced Couples Advent option featuring 48 baby Truffles for the month for those who like to share. Each Calendar is elegantly designed in an understated yet expesnive looking box to adhere with a more minimal Christmas Home aesthetic.
5. Gin Kiosk Ginvent Calendar – £124.95
If Wine isn’t your bag why not find an alternate to your alcohol tastes and try this Gin Advent Calendar for size. Behind each of the 24 day windows hides a 3cl measurement of Gin, covering established old favourite brands as well as new and upcoming makers. The Calendar even offers free samples of Tonic and a serving suggestions guide to help you blend the perfect drink to get you on your merry way.
In the best time to think of others why not treat your pet this season to an Advent Calendar of their own? Spana offer Advent Calendars for Cats and Dogs, promising tasty treats fir for your pet behind each door. Simple and affordable, these Calendars make a lovely gift to show your pet some Christmas affection. Just make sure to hide it well as you don’t want your furry friend ruining the surprise.
7. Debenhams Heaven Sends Advent Calendar – £26.00
If you prefer more personalisation in your gifts then this Heaven Sends wooden Calendar (the House shaped one picture) gives you the perfect base to add your own little treats in. Charmingly crafted, this design takes on Christmas red and white, built with small wooden draws inside for storage. This is an investment piece to reuse year after year and add a little something extra to your usual Christmas routine.
8. Rituals Advent Calendar – £49.50
The Rituals Calendar promises a little luxury Beauty product for each day of advent, adhering to the skincare and cosmetics lovers wishes with ease. Including lovely little fancies such as Body Cream, Fortune Oil and Shower Gel, let your loved one (or self) feel how special they are with products that illuminate body, soul and home.
9. House of Bath Advent Calendar – £24.95
What better way to unwind and relax this season than to treat yourself or a loved one to a House of Bath Advent Calendar? Gifting the owner a Mini Soap or Bath Bomb each day in the run up to Christmas. Making a change to typical food treats, this Calendar will be greatly reciprocated by the hard working giftee of choice. Each Bath Treat is colourfully crafted, excellently made to assure it smells as good as it looks.
10. Littlewoods Mani Month Advent Calendar – £65.00
Keep you nails in check throughout the festive season with this Mani Month Calendar by Littlewoods. Each day offers a new on trend shade to build your beauty lot up, esnuring endless options of Nail Art creation to suit the Christmas season. Bespoke in offerings, this Calendar offers 4 shades which are new and exclusive, giving you an original choice of looks that can’t be copied elsewhere. This item also comes with a small Nail File, with the main contents including polishes, top coats, glitter coats and mini treatments.