17 Charming DIY Advent Calendars For Christmas

These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!

One of the best ways to make every day of December count, is to make an advent calendar. They’re tons of fun because you get something to look forward to each time you wake up and you can make the holiday last for the entire month. How awesome is that? If you want, you can also make an extra to gift to loved ones to spread the joy around.

Felt
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Katie Emrich

Using felt adds such a homemade kind of feel to any home, which is really important during the cold season.

Paper Houses
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Delia Creates

If you’re really crafty, try making a little village. Use little lights and you’ve added tons of charm to your home.

Wrapped Boxes
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Kate’s Creative Space

Unwrapping just might be the best part about getting gifts. That sense of mystery and excitement can’t be beat. Plus, don’t we all love tearing things up?

Wooden Clock
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Thrifty & Chic

If you’re in need of some fireplace decor, you can double your advent as a stylish piece.

Toilet Paper Tree Roll
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Morning Creativity

Toilet paper roll projects are seriously the best. Instead of throwing away your rolls, use them for something totally adorable!

Rustic Farmhouse
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Making Manzanita

Farmhouse decor has been in for a while and it seems to be really popular during the holidays. Keep your current decor and add to the look with a rustic style advent.

Lego
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Little Bins for Little Hands

If you’ve got little boys or just anyone who enjoys Legos, they’re really going to be into this.

White Wood
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Sugar and Charm

Keep yourself drooling throughout the month with each day’s treat always in front of you.

Printable
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Yellow Bliss Road

Be sure to thank Yellow Bliss Road for this incredible free printable set!

Re purposed Farmhouse
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Knick of Time

If you want a rustic decor that can be easily kept away from small children and pets, hang it on the wall like this.

Fridge
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Hi Sugar Plum

If you’re the type to completely forget about the existence of your advent calendar, keep it on the fridge. You’ll be reminded each morning.

Clean Red and Green
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Craftaholics Anonymous

This red and green framed advent is so clean and bright! It really makes me feel the holiday cheer.

Candy
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Amy Gretchen

Give yourself an excuse to cut loose during the month of December by keeping treats for each day.

Crochet
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Flickr

For you avid crocheters, there’s something for you! This is definitely something you can use each year over and over.

Picture Frame
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Fyne’s Designs

These boxes are the cutest! I love the little pins that hold each box up.

Shoe Organizer
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Elizabeth Joan Designs

Advent calendar’s definitely don’t have to be expensive. Grab yourself a cheap shoe organizer from the store and just dress it up a little.

Candles
These 17 DIY Christmas Advent Calendars Are The CUTEST! I love how creative and simple these can be to make!
Found From Taryn Whiteacre

These candles really set such a lovely ambiance in any home. If you’re looking for the creative but easy route, this is a great choice.


There really are so many great advent calendar ideas around on the Internet. I had no idea how much thought people really put into these! Shame on me for only finding out about them a couple of years ago. Which calendar is your favorite? Let us all know in the comments!