What’s a $1 million advent calendar look like?  Just like this.

Leading up to the day before Christmas, you’ll be showered in the most opulent of gifts hidden behind each door.  We’re told such things as “a pair of 18 carat gold sunglasses, aluminum fountain pens, a lambskin jacket, a limited edition chronograph watch, a customizable designer kitchen and, to crown it all, a luxury eight-meter [$300,000] yacht” is included.

As a kid we we’re excited to see what image laid behind the paper window, so it stands to reason that an 8-meter $300,000 boat, let alone a pair of 18k carat gold sunglasses might make our heads explode.

The calendar is from the minds of Porsche Design, is two meters tall and rendered from brushed aluminum,


Christen Costa

Grew up back East, got sick of the cold and headed West. Since I was small I have been pushing buttons - both electronic and human. With an insatiable need for tech I thought "why not start a blog focusing on technology, and use my dislikes and likes to post on gadgets."