This unique German advent calendar folds out to a free standing town square in which a light can be placed to make the windows glow as you open them during the advent season. The whimsical buildings features dessert like turrets and domes with iridescent glitter accents.
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
This advent calendar has iridescent glitter accents, is printed on the outside (light blue polka dot print on the inside) and folds out to a free standing square. Contour cut.
Dimensions: approx. 12 5/8" tall by 16.25" wide (flat - unfolded), approx. 8" wide on each side folded out into a square
Crafted in Germany
Designed by artist Petra Lefin.
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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