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Top 8 Exciting Christmas Advent Calendars In 2019

Move aside, chocolate advent calendars! Advent calendars have evolved so much over the years that we can even get beauty surprises all December. The jolly season of Christmas is upon us, and if you are still tearing your hair out over what to gift your loved ones, there is no need to panic.

Advent calendars make for a perfect gift, especially when its from a brand your recipient adores. Imagine opening up little surprises every single day till Christmas, oh how jolly! Allow us to fill up your Christmas shopping list in no time by introducing you to eight interesting Christmas advent calendars.

1. L'Occitane’s Signature Holiday Advent Calendar

Count down to Christmas Day this year with L'Occitane! The French retailer’s Christmas tale is specially decorated this year with the playful and whimsical illustrations of Hsinping Pan. From the bestselling Shea Butter Hand Cream to everyone’s favourite Almond Shower Oil, prepare to feel pampered every day. Apart from the 24 beauty goodies, you will also receive little tips on sustainability.

Lucky for you, this wonderful advent calendar is still in stock the last time we’ve checked. Click here to get one for your loved ones today!

2. Lush’s 12 Days of Christmas

Make your loved ones (and yourself!) go fa la la la with Lush’s 12 Days of Christmas gift box. With colourful bath bombs, shower gels and bubble bars galore, it’s definitely beginning to smell and feel more like Christmas. What’s not to love about this festive box? Get your hands on one here before it runs out of stock.

3. ELLE’s Advent Calendar

This is an all-time favourite in UK, and we're definitely hoping it's available here in Singapore as well. Exclusively designed by Bella Freud, this limited edition beauty advent calendar will make this Christmas a luxurious one for those lucky enough to receive one from your hands! We shan’t spoil the surprise, but expect to unveil the likes of Marc Jacobs Beauty’s Velvet Noir Volume Mascara and Ultimune Power Infusing Concentrate Serum by Shiseido.

Okay, we will keep our lips sealed for now. We do think it's going to be worth the hassle shipping it to Singapore though. Head over to Elle now to get one before they fly off the shelves (they always do), and let us know how it goes!

4. Sephora’s Frosted Party Advent Collection

Sephora’s advent calendar is back with its box of Christmas beauty surprises. To get you ready for the festive season, Sephora’s Frosted Party collection offers make-up and skincare products such as a watermelon lip balm, an eye pencil and a cute penguin brooch. Just open the window with the correct date every day from 1st December to get your surprise! Sephora’s Frosted Party Advent Calendar is available at $80, which is relatively affordable compared to most beauty-related advent calendars. Click here to secure your very own Frosted Party collection.

5. Marks & Spencer’s Christmas Jewellery Advent Calendar

Behind the doors of this navy blue calendar lie 12 days’ worth of charming Christmas jewellery. And best yet, this jewellery calendar, which contains little silver necklaces, charms and earrings, is specially designed for extra-sensitive skin. Get your M&S collection at $52.90 here.

6. Happy Socks’s Advent Calendar Gift Box

What better to get into the Christmas spirit than to receive a pair of seasonal socks every day in December? Crafted from combed cotton, each pair contains funky patterns that will light up your day. Practical and quirky at the same time, this limited edition gift box is perfect for friends and family. Visit Happy Socks’s website to order before December 1st!

7. English Tea Shop’s Organic Tea Advent Calendar

Attention tea lovers! With 24 Tea Bags with 12 different premium flavours all packed in a book-styled box, the advent calendar created by the English Tea Shop that will get you psyched for Christmas. Delivered to your doorstep from Devonshire Street, London, your daily brew will never be the same old this December. The advent calendar is available on Lazada with a price tag of $17.90, so what are you waiting for? Christmas?

8. Kikki.K’s Stationery Lovers Advent Calendar

Swedish label Kikki.K has the perfect treat for students and friends who are into bullet journaling. From cute pocket pens to irresistible stationery essentials, this beautiful pink and rose gold gift box will get your loved ones squealing in delight in the countdown to Christmas. Check out the advent calendar here for deets!








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