Advent calendar season is officially upon us and with new releases being launched daily it can be daunting to know where to best spend your money. Brands are embracing the festive spirit more than ever right now so you can definitely expect to see 2020 Advent calendars and Christmas themed launches making an appearance earlier than ever before.
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With so many advent calendars to choose from, we couldn’t possibly cover them all but below you will find some of the best that we’ve exclusively hand-picked from all of the news and info coming our way this month. Bookmark this page and check back regularly as there will be daily updates with new additions as we find them! You can also follow us on Instagram @lifestylelinked for closer looks and unboxings!
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So let’s get to the good stuff. Which advent calendars are on our radar and why do you need them in your life? Get the low-down on our top picks below.
The Body Shop 2020 Advent Calendars
This year The Body Shop has three advent calendars and they are all absolutely beautiful! You can see the Ultimate Advent Calendar pictured. This contains some of the best, highly coveted products from The Body Shop and makes the ultimate treat for fans of beauty and skincare.
The Body Shop Make It Real Together Advent Calendar – £50 (contents worth £79.50) – Packed with 24 small surprises, like lip butters, hand creams, Body Butter and shower gels, so you can refresh, scrub and pamper that beautiful body from head-to-toe.
The Body Shop Make It Real Together Big Advent Calendar – £70 (contents worth £143) – This calendar packs 25 full size and mini surprises, including mini pampering face masks and the full-sized Banana haircare duo and Almond Milk & Honey Body Butter.
The Body Shop Make It Real Together Ultimate Advent Calendar – £130 (contents worth £226) – This is the ultimate beauty calendar. It’s stuffed with 25 new and most-loved surprises from The Body Shop, including the skin-tingling Himalayan Charcoal Purifying Glow Mask and skin-smoothing Drops of Youth™ Concentrate.
All of The Body Shop Advent Calendars are available in store and online now here: www.thebodyshop.com (ad. affiliate)
LUSH 2020 Advent Calendar
Excited? We are! Lush customers can now pre-order Lush’s limited edition Advent Calendar (£185) for Christmas 2020. The pre-order will be available exclusively online from the Lush website. Orders will then be dispatched to customers in November.
Beautifully presented in a reusable handmade case made from 100% recycled materials, each Lush Advent Calendar contains 24 vegan products to discover and use every day and night on the lead up to Christmas day. Including 6 retro products from Lush Christmas past and 3 new products that are exclusively available in Lush gifts.
Inspired by a magical nighttime garden, the Lush Advent Calendars elegant artwork design was created by London based designer, Sally Kelly. Sally has previously worked on new gift designs for Lush, everything she turns her hand to is distinguished by her free-flowing linework, exquisite sense of colour and richly appreciative eye for detail.
includes: Candy Cane bubble bar, Christmas Eve bubble bar, Bombardino bath bomb – Retro Satsumo Santa bath bomb, Abombinaball bath bomb, Ponche shower gel, Salt and Peppermint Bark, Dream Cream body lotion, Sakura Body lotion, Coconut Snow Body lotion, Orange Shower Scrub, Celebrate Body Milk, Yog Nog Shower Gel, Sleepy Shower Cream, Candy Cane lip scrub, Shooting Stars Gift soap, Golden Pear Soap, Kinky Boots bubble bar, Sleepy bubble bar, Twilight bath bomb, Golden Wonder bath bomb, I want a Hippo bath bomb, Snow Fairy shampoo bar, Fresh As perfume.
Glossybox 2020 Advent Calendar
The Glossybox 2020 advent calendar is here and it looks bigger and better than ever before! You have 25 doors of incredible products, displayed inside sweet little drawers. Worth over £390! This definitely needs to be on your wish list.
The 2020 Glossybox advent calendar (ad) is available for just £99 or £80 to subscribers. It contains 14 full size products and 11 deluxe minis and features some amazing brands including Fenty Beauty, Iconic London, Pixi, Lime Crime, HUDA Beauty and of course, GLOSSYBOX Skincare!
Head to www.glossybox.co.uk (ad ) now to grab one before they sell out!
diptyque 2020 Advent Calendar
The diptyque advent calendar is always one of the most luxurious and highly coveted. As you know, we’ve covered so many diptyque products and launches over the years, we’re huge fans and it would not be Christmas without their festive launches! The diptyque 2020 advent calendar is pried at £320 and is filled with 25 days of joyful surprises.
Emblematic products from the collection and exclusive items are encased within this beautifully presented calendar. Some items will be actual size as sold and some with be in miniature. Illustrated by artist Ugo Gattoni, this calendar will retain its magic long after the festive season ends. Available in stores and at: www.diptyque.com
Molton Brown 2020 Advent Calendar
The Molton Brown advent calendar for 2020 takes inspiration from London in The Roaring Twenties. Behind each dazzling date stars a sensational celebration of their fragrance experiences. From indulgent rituals to restorative home infusions, count down to the festivities with the perfect gift for them or a stellar treat for you. Spirited. Opulent. Eccentric. £175/€200 via www.moltonbrown.co.uk
Charity Advent Calendar
This stylish Advent Calendar is the perfect way to support 24 great charities with a 50p donation every day. Behind each door is a description of the life-changing work each charity does, and an example of what your donation could be used for.
From clearing plastics from UK shores, to supporting frontline workers, each charity has been researched in-depth and selected for its extraordinary contribution to communities across the UK and around the world. The Advent of Change Advent Calendar is available online at adventofchange.com
Premium Advent Calendar and Braille Edition. £32.95 from adventofchange.com
Nuxe Beauty Countdown Advent Calendar
Nuxe has some amazing products and gift sets launching in time for the festive season and we will have those to share with you very soon. Whether you are already a fan of the brand or just looking to try out a selection of their products, you’ll love this advent calendar. Available at http://uk.nuxe.com/ for £59.
Organix Advent Calendar
Why should little ones miss out on the fun? For those that don’t want to give their children chocolate every day in the run up to Christmas, the Organix Advent Calendar is filled with organic, healthier yummy snacks to keep them happy & satisfied. Behind the doors of the advent calendars are:
Organix Jammie Monsters Biscuits – deliciously tasty biscuits made with 100% fruit filling
Organix Mini Oaty Bites Raspberry & Apple – soft, scrummy and deliciously fruity, they are packed full of juicy raisins and wholegrain oats
Organix Mini Oaty Bites Apple & Orange – soft, scrummy and deliciously fruity, they are packed full of juicy raisins and wholegrain oats
RRP: £8.99. Stockists: Organix Online Shop, Boots, Ocado, Amazon and Love Food. The advent calendar is suitable for little ones aged 18 months+.
Popcorn Shed Advent Calendars 2020
Merry Christmas, popcorn lovers. Swap chocolates for popcorn this Christmas with Popcorn Shed’s delicious advent calendar.Behind each of the 24 windows you’ll find a bag of ridiculously delicious handmade popcorn. Flavours include:
Salted Caramel – Sea Salted Caramel with Belgian Milk
Chocolate (Great Taste award winning 2017).
Say Cheese! – Cheddar Cheese Popcorn (Great Taste award winning 2018).
Berry-licious – Raspberry and Dark Chocolate Popcorn (Great Taste award winning 2018).
Butterly Nuts – Peanut Butter Caramel Popcorn with Roasted Peanut Halves.
Pop N Choc – Chocolate Caramel Popcorn with Belgian Milk Chocolate.
Pecan Pie – Caramel Popcorn with Roasted Pecan Pieces.
RRP £18.00, Available October. www.popcornshed.com, Amazon, Ocado, John Lewis.
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