The best alternative advent calendars of 2019

Celebrate the festive countdown in style with these luxurious calendars. But be quick - they'll sell out fast!

The White Company Beauty Advent Calendar £160

The White Company

The White Company Beauty Advent Calendar £160
£160, The White Company

Packed with high-end fragrance, candles and toiletries, this calendar from The White Company is the ultimate festive indulgence.


Morris & Co

Morris & Co Advent Calendar
£40, Heathcote & Ivory

Featuring a splendid peacock taken from the Morris & Co Forest design, this colourful calendar includes 24 beauty products, each decorated with a different heritage print.


Bonne Maman

Bonne Maman advent calendar
£23.99, Bonne Maman

Does anything sound more delicious than a miniature pot of jam each morning before Christmas? We hear some of them are limited edition, too…



L'OCCITANE Classic advent calendar 2

£49, L’Occitane

Count down to Christmas day with an array of fragrant beauty treats from this French brand.



Lindt 280g Advent Calendar
£15, Lindt

Christmas wouldn’t be Christmas without a chocolate fix, and this tasty calendar contains 24 luxurious treats.


John Lewis & Partners

John Lewis beauty advent calendar

£150, John Lewis & Partners

Enjoy a whole month’s worth of pampering with this festive offering from John Lewis.



Selfridges mince pie advent calendar

£39.99, Selfridges

If beauty products don’t float your boat, why not indulge in a delicious miniature mince pie each morning? We can’t think of anything more festive – especially the special citrus, almond and chocolate favours!



24 days of Teapigs advent calendar

£29.99, Teapigs 

Why not start each morning in December with an uber-calming cup of tea? This Teapigs calendar has quite the selection, including a brew with real caramel…


Advent of Change

Advent of Change, charitable advent calendar

£29.95, Advent of Change


In this charitable calendar, instead of receiving a gift each day, you give a small donation of £1 or 50p to a different charity.