THE WHAT? Chanel has marked its 100th anniversary with its first ever advent calendar, with the design paying homage to its classic No.5 perfume bottle.
THE DETAILS Featuring 27 numbered boxes, the advent calendar starts at number 5 and finishes at number 31, which is the street number of Coco Chanel’s Parisian apartment.
Inside, products include a 35 ml bottle of Chanel No.5, a red nail varnish and the No.5 hand cream, as well as a bracelet. There will also be exclusive products and Christmas themed items such as a snow globe and tree decoration.
The calendar is being sold via Harrods and Chanel.com.
THE WHY? Luxury beauty advent calendars have exploded in popularity over recent years, with brands from Charlotte Tilbury to Jo Malone creating premium offerings.
Such is the popularity of the new Chanel calendar, that it is currently sold out, with Chanel teasing a possible restock.