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Sprinkle festive cheer with these wonderful advent calendar fillers for children. Plenty of inspiration sure to fill your homemade calendar.

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Advent Calendar Filler Ideas for Children

There are so many wonderful treats to share with children over the advent season.  We think this is a perfect time to embrace all those Christmas products in the stores and really celebrate the countdown to the big day!

We’ve shared twelve of our favourite advent calendar filler ideas for children for this year, as well as lots more other ideas besides.

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Featured Advent Calendar Filler Ideas For Children

These are twelve of our favourite advent calendar filler finds for children this year.  We hope you love them as much as us!

Started thinking about gifts?  We’ve got suggestions for everyone from babies & toddlers to teens and your Mum friends!  Not forgetting our furry pet friends too! 

For the complete list of guides, click here.

Other Filler Ideas

Below you’ll find a whole selection of other fun ideas for ways to fill a homemade advent calendar for your child.  We hope you find them helpful.

  • Christmas book
  • Temporary festive tattoos
  • Snap glow-sticks
  • Pack of cards
  • Christmas LEGO sets
  • Indoor sparklers
  • Earmuffs
  • Christmas stationery
  • Christmas socks
  • Puzzle book
  • Christmas pants
  • Christmas mug
  • Festive hair bands
  • Bike spoke lights
  • Woolly hat
  • Yo-yo
  • Bouncy ball
  • Nerf gun bullets
  • Dolls clothes & accessories
  • Slinky
  • Whoopie cushion
  • Spy pen
  • Christmas badges and stickers
  • Festive colouring book
  • Festive puzzle book
  • Putty

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Looking For Ideas For Other Members Of The Family?

We’ve got advent calendar filler suggestions for everyone!  Be sure to check out our other posts:

Looking for more advent inspiration?

What other advent calendar filler ideas for children have you got up your sleeve?  Do let us know in the comments below!  What else would you like to see on our guide?

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