Christmas Countdown: The Most Extravagant And Luxurious Advent Calendars

Nov 30th 2015 | lifestyle | Written by Will Jamieson

Add a little luxury to the build-up to Christmas and countdown to the big day in style with these extravagant creations. There's something for everyone: from beauty devotees and fragrance lovers, to chocoholics and gin connoisseurs:

Jo Malone Luxury advent calendar

Styled on a Georgian townhouse, and filled with scented colognes, candles and body crèmes. £260, Jo Malone.

Christian Lacroix Shaman Night pop-up advent calendar by Libretto.

This flamboyant work of art features four characters; Zebra Girl, Shaman, Jungle Leo and Wild Bird. £49.95, Harrods.

Harrods Chocolate Truffle advent calendar.

Behind each window is a dark, milk or white chocolate truffle. £175, Harrods.

Fortnum & Mason Musical advent calendar.

Be serenaded by a different Christmas tune as you open each door. £150, Fortnum & Mason.


Botanical Ginvent calendar by Gin Foundry and Drinks by the Dram.

Behind each window is a different botanically-focused gin plus a sample of the original base gin. £124.95, Gin Foundry


Lancôme advent calendar.

Features a selection of the brand's bestselling products from the Visionnaire Serum to the classic Hypnôse Mascara. £85, Selfridges.


La Pâtisserie des Rêves advent calendar

Each window features a box with a treat. £25,

Diptyque advent calendar

Containing scented mini-candles, fragrances and creams from the renowned Parisian company. £250, Selfridges. 

Liberty London Bath & Body advent calendar.

It contains a host of beauty products by brands such as Kiehls, Dr. Sebagh, Dermalogica, Diptyque, Ren, Trish Mcvoy and Nars amongst others. £149, Liberty

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