A wonderfully whimsical collection of printable advent calendars that can be downloaded instantly and assembled in plenty of time for the Christmas countdown.
Are advent calendars part of your Christmas traditions?
I have such fond childhood memories of opening up the little cardboard doors of our very well worn advent calendar when I was a kiddo. There were no treats involved, but the sheer thrill of knowing it was one day closer to Christmas was so exciting!
With only a week till December it may be a little late to start on this Crochet Advent Calendar. But you still have plenty of time to print and assemble one of these whimsical little printable advent calendar designs that I’ve found on Etsy.
Instantly downloadable printable files are a super convenient way to make some lovely craft projects in the lead up to Christmas. Any of these printable advent calendars would look amazing decorating your mantle or dining table during the festive season.
I’ve selected lots of 3D advent calendar designs that make very attractive decorations, or which can also be used as little gift boxes.
Some of my favourite printable advent calendars include the gingerbread village, string of vintage Christmas lights, and Harry Potter inspired Weasley Wizard Wheezes product boxes.
All of these PDF files can be printed at home on heavy weight paper or card, each seller has their own recommendations. For best results you can also pop to your local print & copy center and get the files laser printed for you for only a few dollars.
Gingerbread Houses Christmas Village
This gingerbread house style DIY printable advent calendar set is brimming with holiday joy and festivity! All you need is a pair of scissors, a glue stick, and your creativity & imagination to fill them up.
There are three different building designs in four different colors. A bonus page is included that provides printable gingerbread men and Christmas trees to embellish your village.
Sleigh Advent Calendar
Build excitement for Christmas with pretty packages delivered in Santa's sleigh. This advent calendar kit comes in the form of a printable PDF containing 25 brightly wrapped present boxes, each unique, and a festive green sleigh. The set is very easy to build. It makes the perfect
decoration for the holidays.
European Christmas Village Scene
Inspired by European village and town houses, this easy to make scene makes for charming festive decor. Not exactly an advent calendar, but you could print out extra houses to have one for each calendar day. Why not cut out the window panes and doors, and pop an LED tealight inside each house every evening for a tranquil way to approach Christmas day.
Christmas Lights Favor Box Kit
Brighten your holidays with this Christmas Lights kit - these vintage light bulbs come in 7 colours. Print off as many as you need, string them up and number them to make your own advent calendar. They also make great party favour boxes.
Christmas Tree with Mini Gifts Advent Calendar
This advent calendar pattern is a pocket sized and fits perfectly on any table top. Kids will squeal with joy and your co-workers will love the idea of a little office Christmas gathering. You don´t have to put anything pricey in the little boxes, just a little quote or reminder of how much you appreciate them.
Hand Drawn European Village Printable Advent Envelopes
Inspired by Dutch and Revival Architecture from around Europe, these little hand-drawn envelopes are ready to be printed! Perfect for advent calendars, gift enclosures, or use as gift card envelopes! Print on colored text-weight paper or white paper and color them in!
Enjoy your Christmas crafting this festive season!