Diamonds are a girls’ best friend is how the saying goes – but let’s face it, anything with a bit of sparkle is a real gem when it comes to gifts. And that’s why we absolutely LOVE these 2020 jewellery advent calendars, all containing a virtual treasure trove of trinkets to help your Christmas shine.
Some of our highly-anticipated favourites include Christmas countdowns from Swarovski and Missoma – but we also have some new faves in the mix. No matter what your style or price point, we have a fabulous jewellery-filled seasonal treat to suit you, ranging from luxury options to advent calendars under £40, and even lovely options for children.
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Some of these jewellery advent calendars are already available, with others expect to be unveiled in the coming weeks – so if you don’t see a favourite quite yet, bookmark this page and check back for updates.
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Missoma Jewellery Advent Calendar 2020
A favourite of both Meghan Markle and Kate Middleton – who was just spotted wearing Missoma earrings on a royal engagement – the famed jewellery brand will be launching their jewellery advent calendar on 21 October and we can't wait! We can reveal that the 2020 Christmas countdown includes some of Missoma’s best-selling and coolest pieces, from a mini version of the famed Baya Hoops to the brand's Gold Twisted Choker. And if you're looking for a smaller fabulous gift or treat for yourself, Missoma is also unveiling a Christmas Cracker featuring three pairs of earrings.
Missoma jewellery advent calendar 2020, £395/$511, Missoma
Swarovski advent calendar 2020
When you think of sparkle at any time of year, you think of Swarovski. And that's why we're so excited about the very special 2020 Christmas calendar, which is filled with 25 gorgeous Swarovski ornaments including 12 baubles that you can only get with the set. The glittering treats are all wrapped up in a stunning box in the shape of a wintry Alpine chalet and will be available in October.
Swarovski advent calendar, £449, Swarovski
Carolina Bucci Jewellery Advent Calendar 2020
The 24-day Carolina Bucci Forte Beads advent calendar, which is available now, is a swoon-worthy collection of 48 hand-carved beads made from semi-precious materials, from jade to amazonite, as well as a special Christmas Eve treat: an 18-carat gold bead. The advent calendar comes with a golden thread and two 18 carat gold aglets so you can string your favourites together in bespoke combinations.
Carolina Bucci Forte Beads advent calendar, £850, Matches
Thomas Sabo Jewellery Advent Calendar 2020
Last year’s Thomas Sabo jewellery calendar combined two of our favourite things: chocolate and shopping. The 24-day treat had Lindt chocolates for every day and also included two Thomas Sabo vouchers so you can treat yourself. This year's unveiling is expected around mid-October.
The Thomas Sabo calendar for 2020 hasn't yet been revealed – but the 2019 version, above, contained vouchers and Lindt chocolate treats
Thomas Sabo advent calendar, price TBA, Thomas Sabo
Best jewellery advent calendars under £40
If you are on a tighter budget or looking for a lower price point, there are also some great jewellery advent calendars that won't break the bank.
The Lisa Angel jewellery advent calendar contains an 18ct rose gold plated bracelet chain, plus 12 matching charms. The best part is that the calendar can be personalised with your own special message, making it the perfect gift.
Lisa Angel Personalised Jewellery Advent Calendar, £37, Not on the High Street
Wowcher has a great deal on Philip Jones’s Swarovski crystal jewellery advent calendar, which features 24 pieces of jewellery – earrings, bracelets and necklaces – at a discounted price. The calendar was £159.99, but you can get it now for just £29.99, more than 80 per cent off the original price.
Philip Jones Swarovski crystal advent calendar, £29.99, Wowcher
The "It's Cold Outside" jewellery advent calendar by Six is an Amazon bestseller. This cute box has 24 doors which open to unveil 16 pairs of earrings, 4 bracelets and 4 chains.
Six Jewellery Advent Calendar, £24.95, Amazon
This countdown calendar is one of the most affordable – and festive – around. It includes 24 doors to open, with Christmas-themed charms, chains and stud earrings behind them so you can mix and match to create your own holiday jewellery designs. It’s just what you need if you're looking for something inexpensive and fun to accessorise your quirky Xmas jumpers.
Joyhoop Advent Calendar, £13.38, Amazon
Best jewellery advent calendars for children, girls
This 24-day jewellery box-style advent calendar contains a gold-tone bracelet and 23 charms, and is suitable for children aged three and up.
Advent Calendar Charm Bracelet, £35, Not on the High Street
An elegant advent calendar for jewellery-lovers aged eight and up, this gift contains 24 envelopes with a silver bracelet and easy-to-attach charms from Christmas-themed trinkets to hearts and stars.
Charm bracelet jewellery making advent calendar, £14.99, Etsy
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