Christmas is near, and I have been thinking about ways each family counts down to Christmas. For us, we do a book advent which we all love. We also use a random act of kindness Christmas Calendar every December. Today you will see over 15 Awesome Handmade Advent Calendar Ideas for Christmas that I can’t wait to share with you! These are a great mix of cute and classy options for creating your own advent for the holiday season!
If you are looking to DIY your advent calendar this year, you won’t want to miss these awesome ideas!
DIY Advent Calendar Ideas
Handmade Advent Calendar Ideas
Advent calendars have quite a history that dates back to the 19th century. They were first used in Germany, but have since become a part of the tradition of Christmas around the world. An advent calendar will begin on December 1st to build anticipation for the upcoming holiday. But, the variety that covers the 12 days of Christmas is increasing in popularity.
We love having a countdown to Christmas with our kids, and I hope you do too.
Christmas Books for Kids
25 Days of STEM Activities with a printable countdown from Little Bins for Little Hands
Nativity Advent by Cutesy Crafts
Christmas Tree Advent Calendar by Tried and True
Wood Christmas Tree Calendar by Duct Tape and Denim
Vintage Golden Ball Advent by Unskinny Bop
Deer Antler Advent by Hawthorne & Main
Homemade Advent Calendar Ideas
Snowflake Advent by Little Red Window
Snowman Advent Calendar by Mod Podge Rocks
Wood Pallet Advent by Average but Inspired
Old Shutter Advent by DIY Beautify
Bible Verse Advent by Dwelling in Happiness
Lego Advent Calendar from Frugal Fun for Boys and Girls
DIY Activity Advent Calendar from Tinker Lab
Printable Train Advent Calendar Gift Tags from Play Trains
I can’t wait to hear which of these advent calendars is your favorite!
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