Countdown to Christmas: 25 Advent Calendars for Every Budget

One year I want to make an advent calendar that my family can use for years to come. This is not that year. But using an advent calendar is a tradition I loved as a child and want to share with my young children. Here are 25 of my favorites for sale this year: from fabric and wood ones to re-use every year to less expensive paper options and even an animated one for your tablet.

1. Mini Felt Stockings Advent Calendar ($78, Garnet Hill)
2. Ferm Living Advent Calendar ($95, Fawn Shoppe)
3. Caspari Christmas Pop-Up Advent Calendar and Story Book ($9.99, Casa)
4. Reusable Advent Calendar Tree with Chocolate-Filled Ornaments ($40, Dylan's Candy Bar)
5. The Night Before Christmas Pop-Up Edwardian Advent Calendar ($17.95, Signals)

6. Animated Digital Advent Calendar for iPad or desktop ($4, Jacquie Lawson)
7. Threshold Tree Paper Box Advent Calendar ($29.99, Target)
8. The Night Before Christmas Pop-Up Advent Calendar illustrated by Marc Boutavant ($11.69, Amazon)
9. Muslin Bag Advent Calendar ($40, Gold Tinsel Shop)
10. Telluride Natural Advent Calendar ($55, Pottery Barn Kids)

11. O Holy Night Wooden Nativity Set Advent Calendar ($29.95, Bas Bleu)
12. House Advent Calendar by Maileg, purple ($100, Smitten)
13. KidKraft Wooden Advent Calendar ($44.99, Kohls)
14. Forest Friends Advent Calendar ($12.99, Bas Bleu)
15. Avian Holiday Pop-Up Advent Calendar ($19.95, MET Museum Store)

16. Merry Mod Advent Calendar ($49, Land of Nod)
17. Winter's Night Pop Up Advent Calendar ($10.99, Chronicle Books)
18. Advent Village ($23, My Sweet Muffin)
19. Sellmer Village with Kids Advent Calendar ($30.99, Wayfair)
20. Scandinavian Advent Calendar ($67.95, Good Wishes Quilts)

21. Woodland Animal Ornament Advent Calendar ($125, Peppersprouts)
22. Lotta Jansdotter designed Winter Wonder Advent Calendar, ($69, Land of Nod)
23. Yuletide Carrolers Pop-Up Advent Calendar ($12.99, Chronicle Books)
24. White Advent Calendar ($49.90, Zara Home)
25. PLAYMOBIL 1.2.3 Advent Calendar "Christmas in the Forest" Set ($29.95, Amazon)

Updated and re-edited from a post originally published 11.15.13 - CM

(Image credits: as linked above)