Countdown to Christmas in style this year with a fabulous vegan advent calendar. You’ll be spoilt for choice in 2018 with all the festive calendars on the market this year, so to help you choose the right one for you we’ve rounded up the very best vegan advent calendars for 2018, ranging from the more affordable calendars to the most luxurious ones of all! If you don’t like chocolate worry not because we’ve got everything from beauty-themed calendars to gin and coffee calendars to get you in the festive spirit.
Looking for the best vegan advent calendars for 2019? You can find them here.
1. Candy Kittens Less Sprouts, More Sweets Calendar (£12)
Life’s too short for boring advent calendars, and chocolate is so last year anyway! Your early morning treats will taste better than ever with this fully vegan and incredibly indulgent calendar. Every day you’ll find a sweet surprise behind each door, from Blueberry Bliss and Peach Fizz to Sour Watermelon and Wild Strawberry.
But it: Candy Kittens
2. The Bearded Man Co. Christmas Beard Oil Advent Calendar
Bearded Gentleman, all your Christmases have come at once! This alternative advent calendar comes crammed with enough beard oils to see you through to well after Christmas, so your beard will smell & look amazing every single day in December.
Buy it: The Bearded Man Co.
3. Ciaté ‘Mini Mani Month 2018’ Nail Polish Advent Calendar (£50)
Ciaté’s nail polish advent calendar includes 20 mini paint pots and 1 full size, including 9 new and exclusive shades! Inside you’ll also find a special limited-edition surprise, alongside 1 mini treatment to help you achieve the perfect manicure!
Buy it: Ciaté London
4. Bomb Cosmetics – The Bomb Advent Calendar Gift Pack (£19.99)
You can now have 24 whole days of Bomb love with Bomb Cosmetics’ Bomb Advent Calendar, filled to the brim with a mix of their favourite soaps and blasters to get you in a fizzy festive mood ready for when Santa Claus comes to town.
Buy it: Bomb Cosmetics
5. Montezuma’s Organic & Vegan Dark Chocolate Advent Calendar
This calendar houses a whopping 240g of pure Organic 73% Cocoa Dark Chocolate and is perfect for dark chocolate fans and those on a dairy-free diet! 24 chocolates per calendar.
Buy it: Montezuma’s
6. Hotel Chocolat The Advent Calendar (Dark) (£12.50)
Solid reindeer, snowmen, penguins and enchanted spruces in smooth 70% dark chocolate. Will yours make it all the way to Christmas Eve…?
But it: Hotel Chocolat
7. Micronutrients Marzipan Vegan Advent Calendar (£16)
Marzipan is a staple at Christmas, but it’s rarely seen in an advent calendar. Thankfully for those of us who can’t get enough of this almondy treat, there’s an advent calendar packed full of marzipan chocs, with a healthy, nut-free twist! Micro Marz is a Micronutrients Marzipan has no added sugar, is nut free and consists of 4 greens: plant protein, pumpkin seeds, hemp seeds & spirulina, and each chocolate is decorated by people with Autism making it a gift that keeps on giving.
Buy it: Yumbles
8. Yankee Candle Wreath Advent Calendar (£24.99)
Add some festive sparkle to your holiday countdown with Yankee Candle’s wreath advent calendar. Each window of the calendar opens to reveal a Scented Tea Light Candle—4 each of NEW Icy Blue Spruce, Glittering Star, All is Bright, Crackling Wood Fire, Snowflake Cookie, and Sparkling Cinnamon. A clear glass tea light candle holder completes this festive Advent Calendar.
Buy it: Yankee Candle.
9. Ginvent Calendar 2018 (£124.95)
This gin-filled Advent adventure if filled with 24 beautifully designed doors concealing 24 wonderfully made spirits. For this year’s edition, they’ve sifted through some of the UK’s most exciting gins, picking and prodding (and tasting, of course) their way until they had a selection worthy of only the most discerning juniper fans.
Buy it: Gin Kiosk.
10. Holland & Barrett Dairy Free Vegan Chocolate Advent Calendar (£4.00)
The Holland & Barrett Chocolate Advent Calendar is filled with 24 yummy, organic, certified Fairtrade and dairy-free chocolates! RRP £4.00
Buy it: Holland & Barrett
11. Chocally Luxury Vegan Truffle Advent Calendar (£24.50)
Hidden inside each numbered truffle is a surprise for your taste buds that you can try and guess before you reveal underneath what flavour it is. The advent box contains 24 handmade chocolate truffles and one large hidden surprise for Christmas day.
Buy it: Chocally
12. Lush 12 Days of Christmas (£75)
12 wondrous goodies will polish and prime you for any occasion, and leave you feeling more pampered than a partridge in a pear tree in Lush’s advent calendar. Officially this isn’t an advent calendar, but you could open a door every two days (if you have more willpower than us!), or just wait until the 12 days running up to Christmas to start the box.
Buy it: Lush
13. So Free White Chocolate Alternative Advent Calendar (£4.95)
14. Nono Cocoa Vegan Superfood Chocolate Advent Calendar (£16)
This beautiful box is packed full of raw, organic and natural truffles, that are free from gluten, dairy, nuts, artificial ingredients and colourings as well as fortified with superfood ingredients to make a calendar for those who don’t want to overindulge during the festive period.
Buy it: Yumbles
15. Perkulatte Coffee Advent Calendar (£40)
We love this more adult take on the Advent calendar for those early winter mornings. Presented in a luxury gift box, this coffee advent calendar is packed full of coffee to keep you going throughout December, in the lead up to the big day!
Buy it: Perkulatte.