Visual & Decorative Arts Blog

Top 10 Flame Tree Calendars | Advent Calendars | Paddington Bear and Others

Posted by Josie Mitchell

As well as our beautiful calendars, we also produce a number of advent calendars, perfect for the approaching holiday season. From Erté’s stylish designs to familiar faces like Paddington Bear, there is something for everyone, regardless of age. If you fancy spreading the festive cheer early, they can also make great gifts for friends and family – so you can all relish in the countdown to Christmas together. Below is a quick summary of a few of our favourites, but be sure to check out our full range to find the perfect one for you.

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Topics: advent calendars, Flame Tree Calendars

Paddington Bear, Getting Ready for Christmas | Art Calendars

Posted by Matt Knight


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Topics: advent calendars

A Brief History of Advent Calendars | Art Calendars

Posted by Catherine Taylor

Who doesn’t get excited for Christmas? Even if you don’t celebrate the actual holiday, the time off from work is something to be celebrated and enjoyed. But advent calendars were invented to make people even more excited in the run-up to Christmas.

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Topics: advent calendars, Erte

Art of Fine Gifts: A Celebration of Advent Calendars

Posted by Laura Bulbeck

Have you opened the first few doors in your advent calendar yet? As of last Sunday, December 1st, 2013, the Christmas season will have officially begun. Children and adults alike will begin the celebration together, as they pull out their traditional advent calendars and begin the countdown to Christmas Day. Though they grace our walls and fill our mornings with the opening a new door each time we wake, the origins of the calendar remain a mystery to the average individual. If you fall under this category, look no further! You are about to become well versed in the tradition of the advent calendar.

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Topics: advent calendars, Erte

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