It's D-I-Y Countdown time - a few ideas to inspire you if you're the D-I-Y type.
|Christmas Countdown Chalkboard Charger|
|10 Beautiful DIY Advent Calendars|
|Christmas Countdown Blocks|
|Rogue Engineer via Good Housekeeping (you have to scroll through the gallery)|
|1 of 12 Ways to Repurpose an Old Soda Crate|
|Creative Holiday Crafts for Kids (scroll through, it's 14 of 28, don't hit View All or you'll have to subscribe)|
|Best Homemade Advent Calendars - I've always thought this would be a great one for gift cards - college students would love discovering gift cards each day - Starbucks, local eateries, grocery store, movie theater|