10 Fun AND Easy DIY Advent Calendar Ideas
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“Mom! How many more days until Christmas??”
I think the countdown to Christmas is almost as exciting to me as it is to my kiddos, but boy does it start to drive me bonkers when asked over and over again. Advent calendars are a great visual way to help kids countdown the days, and these clever DIY ideas are too cute!
1. Meaningful Service Advent
2. Shoe Organizer Advent Calendar
3. Craft Stick Advent Jar
Have the kids help you paint the sticks for this Craft Stick Advent Jar!
4. Toilet Paper Roll Advent
I swear we go through toilet paper like it’s going out of style, so I love finding new ways to use toilet paper rolls. Get the instructions HERE.
5. Paper Sack Advent
This Paper Sack Advent is super easy and inexpensive! Love it!
6. Recycled Baby Food Jar Advent
What a fun way to make use of all those old baby food jars! Get the instructions HERE.
7. Advent Countdown Blocks
I like the simplicity of these Advent Countdown Blocks.
8. Muffin Pan Advent
This would be a great way to re-purpose an old muffin pan. You could probably spray paint it to add more color, too. Get the instructions HERE.
9. Clipboard Countdown
This Clipboard Countdown is a great space-saver option, and super easy to make!
10. Book Advent
Interested in FREE Countdown to Christmas Printable Sheets? HEAD HERE!
Written by Danielle for Hip2Save. Danielle is a proud mom to 5 amazing kids in Utah, who lives for coffee and baking. She’s dedicated to balancing her own interests and passions, while encouraging her children to follow their own paths in life.