Christmas, Crafts

Advent Calendar Ideas and DIY

November 30, 2013

25 Christmas advent ideas

Looking for some advent calendar ideas? Well I’ve scoured pinterest for some ideas for you! I looked for ideas that were easy, inexpensive, creative and pretty. Because it’s always important for things in your house to look pretty, right?  I hope you like them and I hope it’s helpful to you. I’ve discovered something trying to curate this list for you…it’s rough out there for a pinner!  A lot of pinners don’t pin from the source so it’s hard to find the exact tutorial sometimes. I’m hoping that for the ones I couldn’t find the source for that the picture explains the idea enough.

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  4. Lap & Me
  5. eighteen25
  6. Crate & Barrel
  7. Mod Podge Rocks
  8. Ladder Calendar
  9. Blackboard calendar
  10. toilet paper roll calendar
  11. matchbox calendar (couldn’t find source)
  12. Colorful paper cone calendar (couldn’t find source)
  13. Envelope calendar 
  14. Pocket Calendar
  15. baking tray calendar
  16. Clothespin advent Calendar (no source)
  17. Reusable bag advent calendar
  18. Vintage Envelope calendar
  19. Flip advent calendar
  20. Clothes hanger advent calendar
  21. Christmas Tree Calendar
  22. Christmas Book Countdown
  23. Paper Bag Calendar
  24. Luminary Calendar

So you might be wondering where’s number 25? Well it’s a tutorial I created last year for a DIY calendar. It was really fun to make and the kids helped me with the stamping. I also made a video for you as well. Enjoy and check back for more Christmas inspiration!


burlap advent calendar

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  • Reply Amy Anderson December 1, 2013 at 3:35 am

    Thank you so much for including my big box advent calendar! I pinned this!

    • Reply dija
      Twitter: dijahenry
      December 3, 2013 at 12:38 pm

      Your welcome! It was a great advent calendar! I looked for the best ones to include! I checked out your site and you have some amazing tutorials!

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