if you want to add a touch of homemade, unbranded loveliness to your christmas why not go for a reusable advent calendar....perfect if you want to avoid a chocolate overload and far more personal too.

      alternative advent calendars for kids muji h&m sisters guild maileg advent stockings pockets hangers tags diy advent calenders little baby company babystylefile baby style file   

1/ advent calendar tree, £12.95, muji
2/ maileg large calendar garland, £65, little baby company
3/ manilla christmas advent cards 1-24, £12, sisters guild
4/ advent calendar, £12.99, h&m