the advent calendar

The advent Calendar

Okay so something I don't get is why we give cute Christmasy things on Christmas morning... wouldn't you rather be using them all December long??
So I like to stretch Christmas out as long as possible... instead of stockings, how about an advent calendar? Give someone you love 12 days of cute Christmas items from conscious companies - sounds like a good deal to me!
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Upcycled Fabric Scrap Christmas Scrunchies
DesignsByEmmaLouise on Etsy
$5.60
 

These are handmade from fabric scraps!

Christmas Scented Wax Melts
The Burlap Bag
$6
 

These wax melts are handmade in small batches from soy wax and other safe ingredients.

Tree Cookie Cutter
NightLightUSA on Etsy
$1
Everyone needs a handmade Christmas tree cookie cutter!.
Winter Wonderland Homemade Whipped Body Butter
Butterfly Bliss on Etsy
$11.25
We all need some handmade body butter in winter!
Handmade Knitted Ornaments
Serrv
$12

An adorable, hand-crocheted version of the most famous reindeer of all. Crafted by an all-female artisan group whose income helps fund medicine and their children's education.

Personalized Stickers
ChickyDoddle on Etsy
$4.81
Give a handmade personalized sticker they can use throughout the holiday gift wrapping!
Mini Chocolate Bars
Serrv
$5.95
I'd divide these up on other days too. Adorable little Fair Trade chocolate bars!
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Holiday Sprinkles
Target
$4.90
 
These sprinkles have all the classic sugar and dyes - nothing special there. But there are made in the USA.
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Peppermint Chapstick
Dionis on Ulta
$5
Cruelty Free, simple ingredient chapstick from Ulta!
Handmade Mistletoe Bath Bomb
Yours Truly Jaden on Etsy
$6
Handmade, holiday bath bombs because everyone needs to take a little bit of a break during this season!
Handmade Soy Candle
3 Candles Co on Etsy
$7
Handmade soy wax candles to fill the air with holiday scents!
Candy Cane Lotion
Ulta
$5.60
Cruelty free lotion from First Aid Beauty.

Some more options

Handmade 2020 Ornament
Valan Products on Etsy
$6
Elf Farts Soy Candle
Dirty Candle Company on Etsy
$11.95
Candy Cane Beauty Projects
Native
$30 (divide it into 4)
Gingerbread Soap
Ten Thousand Villages
$5.99
Christmas Hair Ties
The Proverbial Shop on Etsy
$2.70
Recycled Cotton Ribbon
BraveBlackbird on Etsy
$8.46
Jingle Smells Soy Candle
The Burlap Bag
$16
Red Jute Twine
3 Girls and a Goat on Etsy
$4.62
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Peppermint Shower Steamers
Yours Truly Jaden on Etsy
$20.00
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Cookie Cutters
Ten Thousand Villages
$12.99
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Christmas Masks
Flawless Drips on Etsy
$4.95
Peppermint Frosty Kiss Kit
Kopari at Ulta
$18 (But I'd split it into two gifts so $9!)
Red Paper Star
Ten Thousand Villages
$2.99

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