Christmas is only seven weeks away and because we like to be prepared here at the Bridges, we’ve already got our eye on advent calendars. Whether you favour a traditional chocolate calendar, or are more a fan of the beauty variety, we’ve picked out five of our favourites.


  1. Debenhams, Baileys Advent Calendar


One for the adults, enjoy a Baileys truffle every day up until the three-day countdown, when you will be rewarded with a mini bottle of Baileys on the 22nd, 23rd and 24th.

Price £18


  1. Tesco, Haribo Advent Calendar


Perfect for those who enjoy a sweet treat but aren’t chocolate fans, with all your favourites from Haribo throughout the month.

Price £5


  1. Hotel Chocolat, Up to Snow Good Children’s Calendar



An indulgent treat for the little ones, decorated with a bustling festive scene with Christmas shapes, messages and pictures behind each door.

Price £8


  1. Boots, Sleek Makeup Can’t Wait Another Day



A great choice for the beauty fan in your life, with a selection of mini Sleek products, ensuring they can look their best this festive season.

Price £35


  1. Lush, 12 Days of Christmas



The must-have product for any Lush fan, packed full of twelve of their limited edition soaps, bars and more, including the popular Snow Fairy shower gel, Golden Pear soap and Puddy Holly bubbleroon.

Price £75