This impressive German advent calendar is extra tall at 23.5 inches! This calendar depicts a starry winter scene in Scandinavia with Nisse or Tomte enjoying Christmas festivities. A large snow covered tree decorated for Christmas is the focal point with thickly snow covered hills & glowing houses behind. The Nisse skate, fish, build snowman, ski and sled. Santa can be seen in the distance with his sleigh full of gifts.
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 silver colored glitter accents, is printed on one side and has a hole at the top for hanging.
Dimensions: approx. 23.5" tall by 11.25" wide
Crafted in Germany
Designed by artist Eva Melhuish
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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