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Unique DIY Advent Calendars You’ve Never Seen

If you are ready to celebrate the countdown to Christmas, make an advent calendar! Here are 20+ DIY advent calendars that will inspire you.

Over 20 DIY Advent Calendars to Make for Christmas this Year

The holidays are so exciting  – don’t you want a countdown calendar to mark when the “big day” is near? And by countdown calendar I mean advent calendar . . . counting down from the first of December to the 25th.

I particularly love the kind that have an edible treat behind the door, but hey, all advent calendars are fine by me.

DIY Advent Calendars

In doing a little research to see what kind of calendar I’d want to make this year, I found a ton of awesome ideas. Are you in love with DIY advent calendars too? If so, scroll down to get inspired!

(don’t forget check out our 20 free Christmas printables, 16 ways to make a Christmas tree skirt, or 20 DIY Christmas stockings!)

DIY Advent Calendars

Have fun counting down the days until Christmas with one of these unique DIY advent calendars.


Would you try one of these advent calendar ideas? Let me know in the comments!

Lilian (karaimame)

Wednesday 13th of November 2013

Hi Amy! Thank you so much to have my Advent Calendar included in this delicious list of ideas! All of them are so great and surely a huge source of inspiration ;)