Discover a variety of ideas for Advent calendars you can make yourself. Make a Christmas countdown calendar for your family to celebrate the holidays.
The holiday season is just around the corner, and what better way to ramp up the excitement than with a DIY Advent calendar?
If you're like me, you know that the anticipation leading up to Christmas is almost as magical as the day itself.
That's why I'm thrilled to share some fabulous DIY Advent calendar ideas that you can create right at home!
DIY Advent Calendar Ideas:
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1. Christmas Tree Advent Calendar from The Crafty Blog Stalker
Craft a Christmas Tree Advent Calendar with your Cricut Maker! Project ready in Cricut Design Space for easy DIY. Perfect for holiday countdown fun!
2. Laser Cut Ornament Advent Calendar from The Crafty Blog Stalker
Create a one-of-a-kind countdown to Christmas with a Laser Cut Ornament Advent Calendar! Easy-to-follow SVG file, compatible with most laser cutters.
3. Candy Cane Countdown from The Crafty Blog Stalker
Craft a Candy Cane Christmas Countdown using our downloadable SVG laser file and easy-to-follow guide. A delightful addition to your holiday celebrations!
4. Heirloom Advent Calendar DIY from A Beautiful Mess
Craft a cherished countdown to Christmas with a handmade felt stocking Advent Calendar. Fill each stocking with toys, candy, or small gifts!
5. DIY Advent Calendar with Cricut from Kaleidoscope Living
Create a personalized Advent calendar with your Cricut that's as unique as your child! Easy to make and tailored to fit any personality.
6. Christmas Village Advent Calendar from Bird's Party
Craft a charming DIY Christmas Village Advent Calendar! It's an easy, budget-friendly, and beautiful way to count down to the big day.
7. Christmas Stocking Countdown Calendar from Polka Dot Chair
Count down to Christmas with this DIY Advent Calendar featuring mini stockings! Created by Amy from Ameroonie Designs, it includes a free sewing pattern.
8. Gumball Machine Advent Calendar from Happiness is Homemade
Count down to Christmas with a DIY Gumball Machine Advent Calendar! Made from simple gumball containers and twine, it's a festive and interactive holiday treat.
9. DIY Felt Advent Calendar from Make Life Lovely
Create a DIY Felt Advent Calendar to make your Christmas countdown extra special! Each day has a pocket for small treats and activities. Perfect for holiday fun!
10. Handmade Lego Block Advent Calendar from Frugal Fun for Boys
Get ready for Christmas with a Handmade Lego Block Advent Calendar! Count down the days alongside Lego Santa and the North Pole crew. Ideal for Lego lovers!
11. DIY Punch Box Advent Calendar from Studio DIY
Count down to Christmas with a DIY Punch Box Advent Calendar! Features 24 hidden treats and a bonus prize for the final day. A fun, festive way to celebrate!
12. DIY Modern Advent Calendar from Homey Oh My
Craft a chic countdown to Christmas with our DIY Modern Advent Calendar! Made with wood tree stickers and mini paper bags, it's a stylish way to celebrate.
13. Animal Advent Calendar made with Envelopes from Peppermint Green
Ignite your child's imagination with our Animal Advent Calendar! Each day unveils a new forest critter and a scrumptious treat. Ideal for young nature enthusiasts!
14. Christmas Ornament Advent Calendar from Oh Happy Day
Count down to Christmas with our colorful Ornament Advent Calendar! Each ball holds a daily surprise, making the holiday season extra festive and fun.
15. Gold Star Garland Advent from A Beautiful Mess
Celebrate togetherness this holiday season with our Gold Star Garland Advent Calendar! Each day reveals a sweet treat, making each moment truly special.
16. Geometric Advent Calendar from Finding Simple Moments
Turn geometry into holiday joy with our DIY Geometric Advent Calendar! Crafted with love, this unique frame is a labor of love that elevates your Christmas countdown.
17. Easy DIY Advent Calendar with Cricut from Hey Let's Make Stuff
Craft a joyful countdown to Christmas using your Cricut and supplies from JOANN! This easy DIY Advent Calendar is filled with festive activities your family will adore.
18. DIY Wood Clock Advent Calendar from Thrifty and Chic
Count down to Christmas with a DIY Wood Clock Advent Calendar! Easy and affordable, it's a unique addition to your holiday decor.
19. Advent Calendar with Free Printables from Shanty 2 Chic
Create a charming Advent calendar with our free printables! It doubles as a delightful Christmas card display for the holiday season.
20. Elves Advent Calendar from Oh Oh Decor
Go green this holiday season with our Rolling Elves Advent Calendar! Made from recycled baby glass jars, it's an eco-friendly way to count down to Christmas.
21. Magnetic Tins Advent Calendar from Somewhat Simple
Get ready for a magnetic attraction to holiday joy! Create a reusable Magnetic Tins Advent Calendar that's as clever as it is cute. Perfect for annual festivities!
22. Quick and Simple Advent Calendar to Make from Rainy Day Mum
Count down to Christmas with our Quick and Simple Advent Calendar. Crafted from scrapbook or wrapping paper, it's filled with treats and family activities.
23. DIY K-Cup Advent Calendar from Dolled Up Design
Count down to Christmas in a creative way with our DIY K-Cup Advent Calendar! Repurpose K-Cups into festive little containers for goodies and surprises.
24. Christmas Tree Advent Calendar from Jennifer Maker
Count down to Christmas in style with this DIY Christmas Tree Advent Calendar! Easy to make and perfect for stashing daily chocolate or activities.
25. Puzzle Cube Christmas Advent Calendar from Teach Beside Me
Celebrate December with a unique Puzzle Cube Advent Calendar! Made of paper cubes, each day reveals a piece of a picture to assemble by month's end.
26. DIY Harry Potter Advent Calendar from The Quiet Grove
Experience a magical countdown with our DIY Harry Potter Advent Calendar! Perfect for fans, this calendar adds a whimsical touch to your Christmas decorations.
27. Magnetic Advent Calendar Wreath from Artsy Fartsy Mama
Celebrate the holiday countdown in style with our Magnetic Advent Calendar Wreath! Comes with free printables for an easy and festive DIY experience.
28. Santa Beard Countdown from The Best Ideas for Kids
Count down to Christmas with this adorable Santa Beard Countdown printable! A kid-friendly advent calendar that adds a touch of whimsy to the holiday season.
29. Mini Tree Advent Calendar Boxes from Oh Happy Day
Make the holidays special with our Mini Tree Advent Calendar! Filled with festive activities and treats, it's your daily dose of Christmas cheer.
30. 25 Days Of Christmas Advent Calendar Printable Boxes from Abbi Kirsten
Create your own holiday countdown with 25 Days of Christmas Advent Calendar Printable Boxes! Easy to assemble and perfect for holding small toys and treats.
31. Bourbon Advent Calendar from Chica and Jo
Indulge the bourbon lover in your life with a DIY Bourbon Advent Calendar! Sample 25 different whiskeys in a unique and festive holiday countdown.
32. Instagram Advent Calendar from The Thinking Closet
Capture the holiday spirit with an Instagram Advent Calendar! Transform everyday photos into mini works of art and count down to Christmas in style.
34. Wood Snowman Advent Calendar from Mod Podge Rocks
Craft a unique holiday countdown with our Wood Snowman Advent Calendar! A charming and reusable way to celebrate the season year after year.
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