2019 Advent calendars are already starting to roll out online. It may be earlier than ever but clearly there’s the market for it as some are already selling out! With that in mind we’re launching our annual advent calendar top picks from all genres a little earlier than planned. It will be updated DAILY so bookmark this link and check back for new releases that we love!
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Glossybox Advent Calendar
The Glossybox 2019 Advent Calendar is here and it’s better than ever! After the critically acclaimed, debut sell out year in 2018, beauty box subscription brand Glossybox advent calendar is available to pre-order NOW and features 25 beautifully wrapped products. With a worth value of over £370, the beauty advent calendar includes 15 full-size products. It retails at £70 for GLOSSYBOX subscribers and £80 for non-GLOSSYBOX subscribers (incl. P&P). To pre-order you must be a GLOSSYBOX subscriber so visit: www.glossybox.co.uk now to sign up. General sale is from 27th September and we will have a full review and feature on the Glossybox advent calendar very soon for those who are curious to find out more!
Cadbury 3D Advent Calendar
It just wouldn’t be Christmas without a Cadbury advent calendar would it?! This amazing Cadbury 3D advent calendar will provide lots of fun throughout the Christmas countdown. It is filled with delicious Cadbury chocolate and stickers inside! RRP: £10.00. Find it in all major stores and supermarkets now and on www.cadburygiftsdirect.co.uk
Yvonne Ellen and Wax Lyrical Tealights Advent Calendar
Designer Yvonne Ellen has collaborated with the UK’s leading home fragrance company to launch a special Christmas experience. Yvonne Ellen has achieved nationwide and international acclaim for her beautiful, elegant, quirky homeware designs and works with a range of luxury brands, including Liberty. Following a successful collaboration with Wax Lyrical, Yvonne Ellen’s stunning designs now feature with wonderful festive fragrances in the run-up to Christmas, with a brand new, luxury tealight advent calendar.
Treat yourself, or those you love, to relaxing, moments to treasure at home to make the countdown to Christmas extra special this year. Each beautifully crafted book-style calendar contains 25 tealights and a glass tealight holder allowing you to enjoy up to six hours of fine fragrance per day in the countdown to Christmas.
Four of Wax Lyrical’s finest fragrances are included in the collection: Exotic Fig, Vintage Palm, Wild Jasmine and Arctic Breeze. The Yvonne Ellen collaboration is part of Wax Lyrical’s stunning new autumn/winter range with fragrances for every occasion. Nature’s changing colours and bright, crisp days make this one of the favourite times of year to enjoy the wonderful British countryside. To find out more visit www.wax-lyrical.com
Bonne Maman Advent Calendar
For something deliciously different you can brighten up your darker days of December with this year’s delicious Advent Calendar from Bonne Maman. Doors 1 to 23 carry an adorable 30g mini jar of jam or marmalade, offering different and exciting flavour combinations not usually available in the UK, so it’s the perfect way to say ‘Joyeux Noel’ to your loved ones over the festive season.
Each morning you can enjoy a different, delicious new and exiting conserve with some toast or croissants. The conserves include new flavours as Cherry & Blackberry, Apricot & Mango, White Nectarine & Peach, Purple Fig & Cinnamon,Mirabelle Plum & Linden or Grapefruit & Dragonfruit jams plus Sweet Orange & Mandarin, Lemon or Orange & Cinnamon marmalades. Then on Christmas Eve discover a festive surprise gift from Bonne Maman, to welcome the day itself.
The Bonne Maman Advent calendar will be available exclusively online at www.bonnemaman.co.uk/Advent from late September at £23.99 plus postage & packing.
Lush 12 Days of Christmas Gift Set / Advent Calendar
When it comes to Christmas gifts, Lush have got you covered. This amazing 12 days of Christmas gift box is perfect either as a festive treat for someone special or as an advent calendar to open in the run-up to Christmas!
A festive bath or a wintery treat on each of the 12 days of Christmas would be amazing! Packed with a fantastic selection of products, if it’s variety you are after then this set has it all. From bath bombs to lip scrubs and body lotions you can truly pamper yourself. Priced at £80.00. Find out more at: https://uk.lush.com or pop in to your nearest store!
diptyque Advent Calendar
The diptyque Advent Calendar is one of my favourite luxury calendars every year. Priced at £320 it is available at diptyqueparis.co.uk from 16th October.
Contents : – 2019 limited edition 70g holiday candle / 13x35g candles / Lys / Narguilé / Baies / Tubéreuse / Figuier / Roses / Pomander / Santal / Muguet / Feu de Bois / Verveine / Ambre / Benjoin / 6x10ml fragrances: Fleur de Peau EDP / 34 EDP / Eau de Minthé EDP / Do Son EDT / Tam Dao EDT / L’Ombre dans L’eau EDT / Eau Rose perfumed skin sticker / Do Son Shower Oil 15ml / Infused face oil 15ml / Rich Body Butter 15ml.
The Body Shop Deluxe Advent Calendar 2019
The Body Shop has 3 advent calendars to choose from this year at various price points. Their mid-range Deluxe advent calendar is perfect for adults and teenagers alike. The Deluxe and Ultimate calendars deliver 25 specially chosen treats including icons from the Drops of Youth™ and Oils of Life™ skincare collections alongside make-up bestsellers. Plus, every day has a message that celebrates the achievements of brilliant women who dreamed big and made history. Available in store or online now! Link to buy.
Kiehl’s 2019 Advent Calendars
This year Kiehl’s will have two amazing advent calendars and there will of course be another collection of limited edition designed products to look out for as with past years. Look out for these in our Christmas gift guides soon. The first of the two Kiehl’s advent calendars is pictured above. Countdown to the holidays with Kiehl’s!
Treat yourself or someone you love to a month of customer-favorite Kiehl’s formulas in a limited edition advent calendar. Illustrations feature Mr. Bones as he journeys home to Kiehl’s original apothecary in NYC for the holidays. RRP: £82 – available from 16th October from www.kiehls.co.uk
Then you also have the 12 Days of Kiehl’s advent calendar. This is designed with sustainability at its core and would be perfect to save and re-use. There will only be 600 of these made and they will contain some of the brand’s best-selling products. RRP £125 and exclusive to Selfridges. Available from October 2nd.
Aldi Wine Advent Calendar
Aldi’s bestselling Wine Advent Calendar (£49.99) is BACK and better than ever, as the sell-out favourite has undergone a makeover for its third unveiling. Filled with 24 mini bottles of Red, White, Rosé and Fizz, including customer favourites such as The Exquisite Collection Macon Villages and the Calvet Cap d’Agde Rose, there’s no better way to toast the beginning of the festive season than sharing a miniature bottle or two with your nearest and dearest. Available in store and online now!
W7 Cosmetics Advent Calendar
W7 Cosmetics launched their 2019 Beauty Blast Cosmetic Advent Calendar and it is the perfect suggestion for teens or beauty lovers. There’s a cosmetic treat behind each of the 24 doors – one for each day of December leading up to the 25th. The W7 Beauty Blast Cosmetic Advent Calendar is available now for just £19.95 from www.w7cosemtics.co.uk and contains the below:
1 x Mini Big Lash Mascara (Black)
3 x Mega Matte Lip Liner (Red, Pink and Nude)
3 x King Kohl Eyeliner (Black, Brown and Blue)
4 x Mini Glam Gloss (Glam Bam!, Super Star, So Hollywood and Too Hot!)
5 x Mini Mega Matte (Smudge, Happy, Hasta La Vista, First Class and Star)
1 x Mini Glowcomotion Highlighter
1 x Mini Honolulu Bronzer
1 x Mini Cheeky Flusher
1 x Mini Banana Dreams
1 x Mini Beam Me Up Illuminator (Volcano)
3 x Loose Glitter Pots (Super Silver, Gilded Gold and Pretty Pink)
Popcorn Shed Gourmet Popcorn Advent Calendar
Swap chocolates for popcorn this Christmas with Popcorn Shed’s delicious advent calendar! The countdown to Christmas will be merry, popping and sweet with a delicious line-up of six gourmet popcorn flavours. Behind each of the 24 windows you’ll find a bag of ridiculously delicious handmade popcorn. Flavours include:
• Salted Caramel – Sea Salted Caramel with Belgian Milk Chocolate (Great Taste award winning 2017).
• Say Cheese! – Cheddar Cheese Popcorn (Great Taste award winning 2018).
• Berry-licious – Raspberry and Dark Chocolate Popcorn ((Great Taste award winning 2018).
• Butterly Nuts – Peanut Butter Caramel Popcorn with Roasted Peanut Halves.
• Pop N Choc – Chocolate Caramel Popcorn with Belgian Milk Chocolate.
• Pecan Pie – Caramel Popcorn with Roasted Pecan Pieces.
Vegetarian and gluten free. RRP £16.95, available at https://popcornshed.com