Even if you don't celebrate Christmas (*raises hand*), it's hard not to enjoy a great advent calendar. Beauty advent calendars are the most popular these days (think: lipsticks, face masks, and perfumes), but an increasing number of brands are creating fahncy advent calendars in the food and lifestyle spaces. Below, we rounded up the most luxurious advent calendars, featuring everything from candles to coffee to socks, to treat your loved ones—or yourself!—to this year. A fun hack: If you're looking to check off multiple people on your holiday gift list, buy one advent calendar and choose a couple gifts to send to each of 'em, then keep the rest for yourself.
The only way to properly enjoy fancy chocolate is through this Charbonnel et Walker advent calendar that includes milk chocolates, dark chocolates, and truffles.
Why choose one candle when you can have 12 mini ones? Although this Voluspa advent calendar is currently sold out, you can shop the regular set in the meantime.
It's hard to find a person in the beauty world who isn't obsessed with Dr. Barbara Sturm's skincare line. This advent calendar features 24 of her treatments, from her facial scrub to her anti-aging body cream. A Dr. Barbara Sturm face cream on its own retails for around $215, which makes the advent calendar a great way to experience a variety of products for a way better deal.
Yes, wine advent calendars do exist—and they come in pretty packaging, thanks to brands like Vinebox. Each Vinebox advent calendar is equipped with a mixture of red and white wines to savor over 12 days, though if you open day five on day two we won't judge.
Get the best of Dermstore, including products like Sunday Riley's C.E.O. Glow Vitamin C + Turmeric Face Oil and Naturopathica Calendula Essential Hydrating Cream, through its beauty advent calendar. With a $516 value, it retails for $350.
Perhaps the most luxe advent calendar on this list, Venus Et Fleur's next-level 12-piece set includes candles, a $25 gift card, and a variety of the brand's signature eternal flowers.
Anthropologie loyalists are likely familiar with the brand's Capri Blue scent. In the Capri Blue 12 Days of Volcano Holiday Gift Set, there's an array of candles, scented oils, room sprays, and bath products waiting to be used while your phone remains on "do not disturb."
The guy in your life will appreciate Atelier Cologne's 24-day advent calendar filled with full-, travel- and mini-size scents, hand creams, and candles. Trust.
We can use all of the healing power we can get these days. This 10-day self-care advent calendar includes a daily spiritual wellness tool (think: crystals, quartzes, and palm stones), plus a ritual to help clear any bad energy.
Twenty-four days of Jo Malone means nearly four weeks of incredible perfumes, oils, and creams to help determine your favorite scents to invest in.
Instead of going on a Starbucks run in the freezing cold, try Copper Cow Coffee's advent calendar featuring black coffee, pumpkin spice coffee, peppermint coffee, and more delicious flavors. Might we suggest this beautiful mug to go with it?
Relish in 25 days of Acqua di Parma's bestselling products, including perfumes, bath salts, and even a candle. The advent calendar packaging itself is worthy enough for the 'gram.
There's no better way to get in the holiday spirit than with a new pair (...or 24) of Christmas socks that you can cozy up in on the couch or wear to your virtual dance class.
Not only does L'Occitane's advent calendar feature 24 products, from its butter hand cream to its almond shower oil, it also has a cute exterior illustrated by award-winning French illustrator Édith Carron.