Countdown to Christmas with an alternative Advent calendar

Skip the chocolate and opt for a one-of-a-kind calendar filled with booze, beauty products or other festive finds.

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Countdown to Christmas with an alternative Advent calendar
Wine Advent Calendar, $79.99

Mini bottles of red, white, rose, prosecco and champagne make up this calendar.

Source: Virgin Wines
Countdown to Christmas with an alternative Advent calendar
NYX Lippie Countdown Advent Calendar, $65

Here, NYX Professional Makeup offers an assortment of lipsticks, glosses and stains.

Source: NYX Professional Makeup
Countdown to Christmas with an alternative Advent calendar
12 Days of Socks: Harry Potter, $15

Upon calendar completion, Harry Potter lovers will have 24 themed socks to slip into.

Source: Target
Countdown to Christmas with an alternative Advent calendar
Lego Star Wars Advent Calendar, $39.99

Each day brings with it a Lego Star Wars battleship, figurine or weapon. After 24 days, users will have an entire Lego Star Wars scene plus a foldout mat.

Source: Lego Star Wars
Countdown to Christmas with an alternative Advent calendar
L'Occitane Luxury Advent Calendar, $124

Ward off winter skin with moisturizers, skin oils and hand creams from L'Occitane.

Source: L'Occitane
Countdown to Christmas with an alternative Advent calendar
Lush's 12 Days of Christmas, $114.95

This calendar contains four Lush bath bombs, shower gels, soaps, lotions and bubble bars.

Source: Lush
Countdown to Christmas with an alternative Advent calendar
Tea 24 Advent Calendar, $27.85

24 individually wrapped, loose-leaf teas hide behind these festive windows from Tea Revv. Flavors include Pumpkin Pie Chai, Rum Gingerbread, Berry Cupcake and more.

Source: Etsy, Tea Revv
Countdown to Christmas with an alternative Advent calendar
Yankee Candle Village Countdown Calendar, $29.99

Yankee Candle's signature holiday scents—North Pole, Balsam & Cedar, Mistletoe and Sparkling Cinnamon among them—come in tealight form, a perfect fit for the frosted votive that's included.

Source: Yankee Candle
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