The best advent calendars of 2020

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

Liberty Building Advent Building, £7.96, Liberty

Fortnum’s Piccadilly Building advent calendar, £99, Fortnum & Mason

This wooden advent calendar is quite an investment – but it’s perfect for filling with edible treats, toys or curios to mark the countdown to Christmas in style.

Fortnum's Piccadilly Building, £99, Fortnum & Mason


Liberty Building Advent Building, £7.96, Liberty

If you don’t fancy a chocolate calendar this year, this design from Liberty features charming illustrations behind each door.

Liberty Building Advent Building, £7.96, Liberty


Bettys advent calendar, £50, Bettys

Designed by fabric artist Poppy Treffry, this reusable advent calendar from Yorkshire institution Bettys can be filled with decadent treats year after year. This year it’s stocked with 24 yummy chocolates…

Poppy Treffry for Bettys, £50, Bettys


Limited edition Sophie Conran for Biscuiteers advent calendar, £125, Biscuiteers

This limited edition cloth calendar by Sophie Conran was designed and crafted in India using traditional techniques. Either fill with your own goodies, or pick up an Advent Luxe biscuit tin (£58) for a hand-iced biscuit every day!

Sophie Conran, £125, Biscuiteers


Woodland Felt Advent Calendar, £55, White Stuff

Complete with 24 miniature festive decorations (which can be hung on your Christmas tree, or on the advent calendar’s felt bobbles!) this calendar is perfect for children.

Woodland Felt Advent Calendar, £55, White Stuff

Hand-illustrated reusable advent calendar, £160, L’Occitane

Illustrated by artist Isla Simpson, this reusable fabric advent calendar from L’Occitane is adorned with beautiful British flowers… not to mention a covetable array of travel-sized bath and beauty products!

Hand-illustrated reusable advent calendar, £160, L'Occitane

Emily Sutton Pantomime advent calendar, £9.95, Art Angels on Trouva

Designed for Art Angels, this vintage-inspired paper advent calendar from Emily Sutton is ideal for antiques-filled homes.

Emily Sutton advent calendar Trouva
It’s a Wonderful Life wreath, from £70, Yolly

Christmas Carousel advent calendar, £8, Benjamin Pollock’s Toyshop

Crafted from card, this glitter-covered advent calendar is wonderfully traditional.

Christmas Carousel, £8, Benjamin Pollock's Toyshop

Angela Harding Christmas Cottage advent calendar, £8.50, Cotswold Trading

This free-standing card advent calendar features a painterly snowy cottage with whippets and deer. Open the windows during the run-up to Christmas to reveal the picture…