The Aldi advent calendars are back – that's the Christmas countdown covered

The sell-out calendars are coming to a store near you soon – get ready

 The magnificent range of Aldi advent calendars are making a welcome return - with new designs to suit every family member, at super affordable prices.

Unlike the monthly countdown you won't have 24 days to get your hands on one of these advents once they go on sale. We predict these fabulous designs, at these fabulous prices, will be gone quicker than you can pull a cracker!

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The amazing Aldi advent calendars are due back on Sunday 3rd November. Be prepared for the first day of advent by buying one early.

These advents make us wish it could be Christmas every day...

Aldi wooden advent calendars

white wall with aldi wooden calendar and gifts

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Traditional wooden advent calendars are ingenious! Reusable year after year, you can fill them with whatever your heart desires – provided that fits in the tiny drawers! There are three stylish  wooden designs a Winter scene, Nutcracker and Train.

The range of limited edition wooden advents at Aldi are an absolute bargain. Stock up on sweets while doing the weekly shop, with Aldi prices, you'll be sure to save yourself even more money.

aldi wooden calendar and tiny drawers with winter scene

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This classic Nordic design is perfect for Scandi-inspired decor. The drawers for each day can be filled with treats of your choice, making it versatile enough for any member of the family.

This design has already sold out online, so head to your nearest Aldi on Sunday 3rd November to pick one up.

Coming soon: LED White Wooden Advent Calendar, £9.99, Aldi

aldi wooden calendar and tiny drawers with train

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Reminiscent of the seasonal soft drinks truck (you know the one) this design is just the thing to get little ones into the festive spirit. Why not stock up on party bag style mini toys to alternate with sweets on every other day, to keep the countdown exciting.

Coming soon: Wooden Truck, £9.99, Aldi

New plush toy advent calendars

aldi plush calendar with plush toy and plush designs

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Brand new for Christmas 2019 are these adorable plush toy advent calendars. These plush designs are available in the form of Santa, Rudolph, an elf and a penguin. Any one of the plush huggable characters is sure to bring joy to a little one for the countdown.

aldi plush calendar with rudolph and toy

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With 24 sewn on mini pockets the designs are ideal if  you're looking to avoid filling the kids up with chocolate before breakfast. Each day can be a different gift, an alternative to sweet treats if you so choose.

Coming soon: Toy Advent Calendar, £6.99, Aldi

Aldi wine advent calendar

aldi wine calendar with triangle shape and white background

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One for the grown ups! The amazing Aldi Wine Advent Calendar was a fabulous new design for last year and it's back!

There's no denying parents feel the most under pressure at this time of year, getting everything ready. Surely wine can help to ease the stress? Each day leads to a discovery of red, white and rosé mini 200ml wines behind each of the 24 doors.

What could be better for Christmas spirit than an advent, full of wonderful wine? We will see you in the queue for this one.

Coming soon: Wine Advent Calendar, £49.99, Aldi

Related: The iconic Jo Malone advent calendar for Christmas 2019 is available now!

As with all Specialbuys once they're gone they're gone. Don't miss out on these Christmas crackers. Bag yours as soon as they return.


Tamara was Ideal Home's Digital Editor before joining the Woman & Home team in 2022. She has spent the last 15 years working with the style teams at Country Homes & Interiors and Ideal Home, both now at Future PLC. It’s with these award wining interiors teams that she's honed her skills and passion for shopping, styling and writing. Tamara is always ahead of the curve when it comes to interiors trends – and is great at seeking out designer dupes on the high street.