Decorate Your Mantelpiece and Get Excited For the Holidays With These Advent Calendars

Advent calendar 2023

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Advent calendars help build the anticipation to Christmas, as well as give you a treat for each day leading up to it. If you’ve chosen the right advent calendar, it’ll also provide you with great value – packing in quality products for an affordable total advent calendar price.

These days, too, there are all sorts of advent calendars, from calendars filled with beauty products and booze, to others packed with tea bags, chocolate and even gemstones. Ahead, we share some of our picks for the best value advent calendars among them.

Beer Advent Calendar, $169.99

To give you an idea of how popular this beer is, over 30,000 units of it were sold last year. The calendar features 25 beers, crafted by some of Australia’s best breweries, including Mountain Culture, Range, Deeds, Akasha and Hawkers.

Beer advent calendar

Ultimate Advent of Change Advent Calendar, $289

Body Shop’s Ultimate Advent of Change Advent Calendar – the priciest of the Body Shop’s advent calendar range – is filled with full-sized bestsellers from the brand, including Vitamin C Face Polish, Mango Body Butter and Edelweiss Smoothing Day Cream. The total value of the products amounts to $425.

Body Shop calendar

Benefit All I Want Advent Calendar, $249

Beauty brand Benefit is best known for its brow products, but this advent calendar includes lots of its other item favourites, including its bronzer, a brush and a setting spray. Total value? $527.

Benefit advent calendar

22 Piece Christmas Cookie Advent Calendar, on sale $23.97

This advent calendar includes 12 Christmas-themed, stainless steel cookie cutter shapes, like a candy cane, angel and stocking, and 10 pieces of hanging twine. The idea is that you hang each cookie you make with the cutter on your tree using the twine.

Christmas cookie cutter

L’Occitane Classic Advent, $120 

Valued at $222.50, this advent calendar is packed with 24 beauty treats, all L’Occitane’s most popular body, hair and skincare products. Highlight include a verbena leaf soap, citrus verbena shower gel and blossom shower cream.

Advent calendar

24 Day Fabulous Feast Tea Bag Advent Calendar, $48

This colourful advent calendar is stocked with 24 tea bags, each behind a door. Flavours range from fruity to spicy, and all tea is sustainably sourced. The tea bags are made from food-grade corn starch, meaning they’re compostable.

T2 advent calendar

Amazon Beauty Advent Calendar, $100

The Amazon Australia Beauty Advent Calendar’s total product value is worth over $500 and will be on sale on amazon.com.au for just $100. It’s also Prime-eligible, meaning that once you become an Amazon Prime member, you can get free shipping on it along with other benefits.

Amazon Beauty Calendar

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