10 of the best advent calendars for 2015

06. John Lewis cushion

John Lewis cushion

Fit tasty treats into this cushion's cute pockets

Having recently melted the hearts of the world with its emotional Man On The Moon advert, John Lewis have more Christmas goodies up their sleeves, including this advent calendar cushion.

Boasting 25 pockets waiting to be filled with small yuletide snacks and toys, this comfy cushion is sure to be as Christmassy as it is cosy.

07. Lego Star Wars

Lego Star Wars calendar

The Force is strong with this Lego Star Wars calendar

For sci-fi fans, the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be the biggest present they'll get this year. To help enthusiasts of all ages deal with the anticipation, be sure to grab the popular Lego Star Wars calendar.

Filled with 24 different Star Wars themed Lego gifts, including festive minifigures of droid double act R2D2 and C3PO, this set is stuffed with early gifts for humans and Sith Lords everywhere.

08. Oxfam auction

Oxfam calendar

Top designers created this calendar for charity

Oxfam have created something truly unique in the spirit of Christmas with this once-in-a-lifetime auction of a hand-crafted calendar made by artists and craft bloggers from around the world.

Each day is given its own lovingly decorated box, with every one containing handmade treats ranging from Christmas decorations, miniature sculptures, candles and more. What's more, all money raised from the auction goes straight to Oxfam.

09. Musical Wooden advent calendar

Musical calendar

The doors to this deluxe calendar play Christmas tunes

Another quality calendar from Fortnum & Mason, this new design is a wooden display piece that plays Christmas tunes. With each day playing a different song, the Christmas countdown just became a musical.

Finishing off this fantastic keepsake is an illustration of Fortnum & Mason's Piccadilly store, along with 24 spaces to stow sweets, toys and other treats.

Candle calendar

Release festive fragrences with this candle calendar

Fill your home with festive fragences thanks to this charming reindeer carousel advent calendar from Yankee Candle. With each day containing a Tealight or Votive candle in one of eight seasonal scents, this collection will create the perfect atmosphere during the long December wait.

Have you spotted a favourite on our list, or have we missed one people should know about? Let us know in the comments below!

Words: Dom Carter

Dom Carter is one of the staff writers at Creative Bloq.

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