Waking up to a bunch of presents scattered under the tree is incredible, but you know what’s also a fun part of the holiday season? Advent calendars. You get to enjoy a little treat each day as the pre-Christmas excitement builds. If you’re looking to break free from the traditional chocolate treat-style calendars, here are some unique options that everyone on your list will love this holiday season:
If you’ve got a beauty product lover in your life, they’ll obsess over this Advent calendar that’s packed with pint-sized lipsticks, glosses, and balms to sample.
This is no ordinary chocolate-packed Advent calendar. The adorable embroidered house is stacked with gourmet treats from the New York City-based candy shop.
This Advent calendar is absolutely Jedi approved. The Star Wars fan in your life will geek out over it.
H&M Accessories Advent Calendar
Add some bling to your mom, sister, or BFF’s life this year when you give them this Advent calendar that comes with earrings, necklaces, and bracelets. It’s ideal for jazzing up that holiday party ensemble.
For bookworms, there’s no better Advent calendar to receive than this one. Each day, you can unwrap a new short story from popular authors. There’s also a social media component, so you can check out interviews from those who contributed their stories to the calendar.
Make the days leading up to Christmas even more fun this year with these offbeat Advent calendars that are perfectly geared to your loved ones’ interests.
Lauren Levine is a freelance writer who has contributed to publications and websites including The Charlotte Observer, U.S. News & World Report, American Way magazine, The Huffington Post, Hello Giggles, Bustle, Thrillist, Thought Catalog, and others.