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Preview: Best Advent Calendars for Kids


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Preview: Best Advent Calendars for Kids

Invest in these Christmas countdowns early, before they sell out.


As we approach our favourite time of year, we’ve found the best advent calendars for kids. These lot should keep them happy as they count down to Christmas.


Best Advent Calendars for Kids 2018

With 24 chocolates (made simply from cocoa beans, coconut and vanilla) and 24 self-assembly toys made from recycled, biodegradable card, this has got to be the cutest advent calendar of the season, and sure to delight the little ones.

Wooden Santa Lorry Advent Calendar, £49.95

Hand select the treat your little one received each day and pop them inside this wooden lorry advent calendar. And we’re not saying you should do it, but the occasional piece of coal has been known to markedly improve behaviour…

Hide a little chocolate treat or festive gift behind each door of this wooden Christmas tree calendar and keep the excitement of Christmas alive year after year. This classic Fortnum & Mason design will become a treasured family heirloom.

Neuhaus 2018 Pop-Up Chocolate Advent Calendar, £55

They’ll love the pretty gold and red scene created by these pop-up pictures on this Neuhaus 3D advent calendar. You’ll love sharing the luxury pralines housed under each door. If you can persuade them…

Pop a little gift or message into each day of this beautiful hand-made advent calendar made by Hide & Seek Textiles.


They’ll build a complete Playmobil set day by day with this ‘horse farm’ advent calendar, so that by the 25th they’ll have the complete farm to play with and won’t need any new toys on Christmas Day. Oh…

With 24 mini Peppa toys to count down to Christmas, there will be no worries about them eating chocolate for breakfast every day with this calendar. But getting them ready for pre-school might be tricky with their new figures in hand…

This jewellery box-themed advent calendar contains everything they’ll need to make a beautiful little nutcracker charm bracelet. What a pretty way to countdown to Christmas.

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