This German advent calendar Christmas card shows a cozy scene of a lighthouse decorated for Christmas. The windows of a cottage by the shore glow in the waning light. A child builds a snowman as waves crash upon the shore.
The detailed picture has 24 little doors to open. Each door has a little picture behind it. The tradition is to open one door each day from December 1 thru December 24. Children love to open a door a day as they count down to Christmas.
Does Not come with candy or chocolate. Glitter Accents.
Christmas card comes with envelope, blank inside
Dimensions: approx. 6.7" tall by 4.5" wide
Crafted in Germany. Original art by Nicky Boehme.
Tradition of the Advent Calendar
The tradition of the advent calendar dates back to 1851 in the Protestant parts of Germany. The first advent calendar with little doors was printed in the early 1900's and continues today.
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