Fever London Advent Calendar 2015

Advent Calendar 2015

Thank you very much to everyone who entered our Fever London 2015 Advent Calendar Competition! For 24 days we gave away some fabulous gifts – from clothes to jewellery and bags – and were thrilled by the number of entries we received. Each day we set a Christmas-themed question for you to answer and the winner was picked at random from all correct entries received via our social media channels (Facebook, Twitter and Instagram). Below is a review of the gifts we gave away each day, together with the questions we set and who our lucky winners were!

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Day 1

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Gift: Fever’s Betty Knitted Bag

Question of the day: Who wrote 'How the Grinch Stole Christmas'?

Answer: Dr. Seuss

Winner: Victoria Everett

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Day 2

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Gift: A set of four Rice melamine plates

Question of the day: London's Trafalgar Square Christmas tree is traditionally given by which country?

Answer: Norway

Winner: Andrea Upton

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Day 3

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Gift: Fever’s Henrietta Cardigan in black in a size 16

Question of the day: What is the birth sign of people born on 25 December?

Answer: Capricorn

Winner:  Sarah Sutton

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Day 4

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Gift: Fever’s Elizabeth Rose Bag

Question of the day: What red-blooming Christmas plant came from Mexico originally?

Answer: Poinsettia

Winner: Stacy McPhillips

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Day 5

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Gift: Fever’s Henley Blazer in a size 10

Question of the day: What colour are the berries of the mistletoe plant?

Answer: White

Winner: Elena Van Boolen

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Day 6

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Gift: Fever’s Brazil Belt in a size XS/S

Question of the day: Christmas Island, in the Indian Ocean, is a territory of which country?

Answer: Australia

Winner: Kelly Ibinson

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Day 7

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Gift: Fever’s Elizabeth Bracelet and Alexandra Necklace

Question of the day: What is New Year's Eve called in Scotland?

Answer: Hogmanay

Winner: Caroline Parry

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Day 8

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Gift: Fever’s Naples Shift Dress in a size 14

Question of the day: Name the original eight reindeer from the 'Twas the Night Before Christmas' poem.

Answer: Comet, Cupid, Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Donner, Blitzen

Winner: Birte Mau

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Day 9

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Gift: Fever’s Matoid Belt in Cream S/M and our Chelsea bracelet

Question of the day: What is the popular name for little baked sausages wrapped in rashers of streaky bacon?

Answer: Pigs in Blankets

Winner: Midlands Mum @Aceso84

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Day 10

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Gift: Fever’s Mariel Cardigan in Cream Size 10

Question of the day: The North Pole, said to be Santa's home, is located in which ocean?

Answer: Arctic Ocean

Winner: Helen Cabanis

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Day 11

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Gift: Fever’s Gatsby Zigzag Sweater in a size 10

Question of the day: What Christmas item was invented by London baker and wedding-cake specialist Tom Smith in 1847?

Answer: Christmas Cracker

Winner: Michelle Robson

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Day 12

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Gift: Fever’s Toto Cardigan in a size 12

Question of the day: Which Christmas condiment is made from fruit sometimes referred to as marshworts?

Answer: cranberry sauce

Winner: Emma Taylor

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Day 13

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Gift: Handmade bracelet by Harriet Elizabeth

Question of the day: What liqueur goes into making a 'snowball' cocktail?

Answer: Advocaat

Winner: Hayley A (@HayleyJA)

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Day 14

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Gift: Fever’s Deco Bangle and Jazz Necklace

Question of the day: 'Nadolig Llawen' means Merry Christmas in which Western European language?

Answer: Welsh

Winner: Michelle Rutter Hughes

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Day 15

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Gift: Fever’s Brazil Belt in black XS/S

Question of the day: What is the chemical formula of snow?

Answer: H2O

Winner: Laura McCaffrey

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Day 16

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Gift: Lulu Jumper in Camel in a Size 14

Question of the day: What are the names of the three wise men said to have brought gifts to the baby Jesus?

Answer: Gaspar (or Caspar), Balthasar and Melchior

Winner: Claire Hourihane Reynolds

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Day 17

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Gift: Fever’s Eskimo Snood

Question of the day: In what country is Christmas known as Bada Din (the big day)?

Answer: India

Winner: Stuart Anderson

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Day 18

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Gift: Fever’s Thornby Dress in Holly Green in a size 10

Question of the day: Peter Auty sang Walking In The Air in what film?

Answer: The Snowman

Winner: Lutgart De Winter

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Day 19

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Gift: Lulu Jumper in Black size 12

Question of the day: What is the name of the cake traditionally eaten in Italy at Christmas?

Answer: Panettone

Winner: Anna Maria Tuckett

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Day 20

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Gift: Isaac Cardigan in black in a size 14

Question of the day: What was Queen's 1984 Christmas single called?

Answer: Thank God it's Christmas

Winner: Isobel Eames @IsabellaE2807

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Day 21

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Gift: Fever’s Kennedy Prom Dress in a size 10

Question of the day: On which date is Epiphany celebrated in the traditional Western calendar?

Answer: 6th of January

Winner: Jessica A Cook

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Day 22

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Gift: Fever’s Congo Pencil Skirt in a size 12

Question of the day: Which Christmas slogan was introduced by Clarissa Baldwin of Dogs Trust in 1978?

Answer: A dog is for life, not just for Christmas

Winner: Kathryn Scorer

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Day 23

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Gift: Fever’s vintage-inspired Vienna Dress in Blue Size 14

Question of the day: In Mexico, it is said that wearing what colour underwear on New Year's Eve ensures finding new love the following year?

Answer: Red

Winner: Olivia Kirby

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Day 24

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Gift: Fever’s gorgeous Luxor Shift Dress in a size 10

Question of the day: What would you like for Christmas? There are no wrong answers!

Winner's answer: I would LOVE this dress for Christmas. I also would like to be able to skype my family in England! :)

Winner: Madison Polansky

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Congratulations to all the winners and if you've not been lucky this time keep an eye on our social media pages and our website for future competitions!

We hope you all have a wonderful Christmas and a very Happy New Year!

The Team at Fever London

 

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