Photo: Courtesy of Dior

7 Extravagant Advent Calendars for the Holiday Season

Start the countdown to Christmas in style with these lavish boxes from Dior, Guerlain, and Net-a-Porter

With the holidays upon us and the countdown to Christmas beginning in earnest, there’s no better time to celebrate the season with these magnificent advent calendars from luxury beauty brands such as Guerlain to the delectable Mah-Ze-Dahr bakery. Treat yourself or the loved ones on your list to these lavish advent calendars this year.

Advent Calendar

Photo: Courtesy of Aman Resorts

1. Aman 

Known for serene retreats all over the world, Aman Resorts has launched its first limited-edition advent calendar for the discerning jet-setter. Showcasing the façade of Manhattan’s iconic Crown Building, home to Aman New York, the Aman advent calendar features 25 products inspired by Aman’s sanctuaries including fragrances, skincare, and a custom branded jade Gua Shua.

Advent Calendar

Photo: Courtesy of Diptyque

2. Diptyque

Christmas scents such as evergreen and vanilla abound with Diptyque‘s fiery advent calendar. Decorated with flame-shaped calligrams, the collectible box has treasures for 25 days including festive candle scents such as Sapin, Délice, and Coton.

Advent Calendar

Photo: Courtesy of Mah-Ze-Dahr

3. Mah-Ze-Dahr

Gift something sweet this holiday season with Mah-Ze-Dahr‘s delicious advent calendar, which is filled with hand-crafted confections by award-winning chocolatier Garcia Nevitt and includes Mah-Ze-Dahr’s famous shortbread cookies. You can even make your own delectable delights with fun bakery items like cookie cutters, specialty spices, and recipes.

Advent Calendar

Photo: Courtesy of Net-a-Porter

4. Net-a-Porter

A selection of 15 products including skincare, makeup, jewelry, and home finds all from Net-a-Porter‘s curated list featuring brands like Dr. Barbara Sturm, Charlotte Tillbury, Pat McGrath, Arch4, and JIA JIA. The festive box is complete with LED lights and turns into a lantern to brighten the holidays.

Advent Calendar

Photo: Courtesy of Guerlain

5. Guerlain

Inspired by the dazzling designs of jeweler Begüm Khan, this beautifully embellished Beehive advent calendar by Guerlain is filled with miniatures from the famed beauty brand. Radiate this season with the a selection of fragrances, skincare, and other treasures including their popular Abeille Royale Advanced Youth Watery.

Advent Calendar

Photo: Courtesy of Baobab Collection

6. Baobab Collection

The Baobab Collection‘s Le Voyage Extraordinaire inspires wanderlust, highlighting 12 destinations from around the world paired with 24 miniature travel candles in a whimsical box decorated with hot-air balloons.

Advent Calendar

Photo: Courtesy of Dior

7. Dior

Inspired by the 30 Avenue Montaigne building, the Trunk of Dreams by Dior is crafted from premium wood and Toile de Marais with glistening gold-colored details. The drawers hidden behind the intricate façade hold 24 exquisite Dior gifts ranging from design objects to their signature rouge lipstick.

Photo: Courtesy of Dior


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