Just in time for the 1st of December, here are the most fabulous Scandinavian Advent Calendars to buy for Christmas 2017. From sleek and sophisticated to charmingly handmade… here are our favourites!
Lakrids by Johan Bülow Liquorice Advent Calendar
Seasons greetings with this gourmet advent calendar… This is the advent calendar I usually end up with as I absolutely love liquorice. And you might think it would be boring with 24 days of liquorice? But this calendar is not only stylish looking, each window discloses a new intriguing flavour combination that will excite you all the way up til Christmas.
£39.00, lakrids.nu or £39.99 from scandikitchen.co.uk
Design Letters – 24 Day Advent Calendar
In the true Design Letters signature style this advent calendar features the Arne Jacobsen typography. The wall mounted calendar is crafted in a black faux leather – perfect for the contemporary Scandinavian style home.
£55 from the-mini-edit.com
Ferm Living House Christmas Calendar
As part of the Ferm Living Christmas Collection 2017, you will find the house shaped advent calendar in a monochrome black and white. The calendar features little pockets for gifts, with grey detailing, stars dotted around and little loops for you to personalise it, year after year. This modern Scandinavian styled calendar has been a repeat success for years and usually a complete sell out from the Danish design house every season.
£49 from bonordic.co.uk
Fabelab Out In The Woods Advent Calendar
The Fabelab forest-themed ‘In The Woods’ advent calendar is quite special; The set includes 24 individual ‘pockets’ made from organic GOTS-certified cotton, all ready to hang on the wall and fill up with treats. Once emptied turn them inside out to make the most adorable little soft toys, hand puppets perfect for hours of imaginative play.
£60 from bobbyrabbit.co.uk
Ferm Living Grey Advent Calendar
Ferm Living is know for keeping it simple and the ‘Grey’ advent calendar is no exception. But if you look closely this is actually based on the same design as the house, only without the house detailing. We like it, a lot. Less is certainly more. With this one, your beautifully wrapped little gifts will stand out even more.
£35 from scandinaviandesigncentre.com
Maileg Garland Advent Calendar
A beautiful way to celebrate the festive season is with a garland of charming Christmas stockings. The calendar is reversible, with numbers 1-12 on one side, 13-24 on the other. Each Christmas stocking measure 10cm tall, so plenty of room for little treats.
£47.50 from madmolly.co.uk
Moomin by Martinex Christmas Calendar
A new character is to pop up for the 24 days leading up to Christmas, one by one filling up the three storey Moominhouse. Age recommendation 3 years and older. The figurines are probably great to bring on any holiday or car journey too, providing endless of entertainment.
€32.90 from moomin.com
Ikea Vinter 2017 Advent Calendar
24 houses to make a festive Christmas village and to hide 24 treats all the way up to the big day.
£7.50 from ikea.co.uk
Marimekko Rosolli Advent Calendar
Perfect for the retro home; this advent calendar was originally designed by Jatta Salonen for Marimekko in 1988. The cotton wall calendar has 25 pockets with space for a small gift in each pocket – and the exciting countdown to Christmas can begin!
£44.50 from marimekko.com
Oyoy Living Advent Calendar
From a the Danish design and homeware company, Oyoy Living, this simple but adorable Santa Advent Calendar in typical Scandinavian muted colours will make a fun and beautiful addition to your home the festive season. 123 cm tall and ready to go up on the wall.
£45 from scandinaviandesigncenter.com
Åre Chokladfabrik Advent Calendar
A classic advent calendar hiding 24 scrumptious pralines, made lovingly by hand in a red painted wooden factory in the mountain village of Åre, Sweden. It is like Santa’s own workshop.
SEK295 from arechokladfabrik.se
Stelton Advent Calendar Candle
A count down to Christmas with a difference. Completely chocolate and gift-galore-free is this gold and white contemporary candle, designed by Stelton. The minimal style sophistcicated calendar candle burns for approximately 57 hours and will enhance a cosy, elegant atmosphere in your home and the flicking flame are sure to invite the true christmas spirit.
£9.95 from cloudberryliving.co.uk