The holiday season is here again! Need some creative inspiration to find the perfect gift for someone special in your life? Get a clue from the stars…
Each Zodiac sign has its own unique style – and its favorite toys. So check out these holiday gift ideas by zodiac sign for suggestions. Of course, we are all more than our astrological Sun sign – so if you know your loved one’s Rising sign, or Moon sign, just add those gifts to the mix.
Fiery signs want to get up and get moving. Gift ideas include what’s fast and playful. On-the-go travel products, things that are exciting or stimulating, or anything that moves are always good fire-sign gifts.
A few specific ideas for the fire signs Aries, Leo and Sagittarius:
- Aries: Cutting-edge [fill in the blank widget] of their latest interest. Sporting equipment or tickets to a game. A punching bag. Drum kit.
- Leo: Things that make them look good. Gold jewelry or sun-colored stones. Beautiful clothes. Theater or movie tickets.
- Sagittarius: Luggage, passport cover, and hiking boots. Books on travel and adventure. Foreign language lessons. Cooking gear for their favorite ethnic food.
Help an air sign discover what’s up in the world and they are a happy camper. Your favorite winged-creature loves to communicate, so give them something that makes it simple like smart phones, tablets, or a new camera. Subscriptions to help them keep up with the news, or trendy clothing accessories, are welcome too.
Want something a little more personal? Here’s a few more specific ideas for your Libra, Aquarius or Gemini:
- Libra: Something beautiful and stylish. Art or graceful decorative objects. Music or musical instruments. Gift certificates for fine dining or salon styling treatments.
- Aquarius: Collectors items – something old with history. The latest electronic devices. Telescope or astronomical binoculars. Donations to their favorite charity.
- Gemini: Gift baskets with a diversity of items. Ebook readers. Books & subscriptions. Journals, special pens & paper.
They don’t call it “down to earth” for nothing — earth signs love what’s practical. Look for gifts that are useful such as household items or cooking gear. Earth signs also appreciate quality and longevity, classic clothing and sensual fabrics are preferred.
Here are a few more ideas to fit the unique quirks of the three earth signs Capricorn, Taurus and Virgo:
- Capricorn: Housekeeping or handyman services (or a book of coupons offering to do it yourself). Tools and a toolbox. Cash (because it's practical).
- Taurus: Basket of gourmet food selections. Coffee table cookbook. Luxurious and comfortable clothing. Aromatherapy candles. Yoga mat and silk travel bag. Spa or salon gift certificates.
- Virgo: Anything from the Container Store. Personal organizational tools like a label maker. Efficient kitchen appliances. Journal and fountain pen. Something they asked you for.
Nostalgic and romantic gifts make the water heart sing. Gifts with emotional or spiritual significance may bring a tear to the eye. Or try something that brings comfort like bedding or snuggly pajamas, or sets a mood like a bottle of wine, chocolate or sexy lingerie.
Each water sign — Cancer, Scorpio and Pisces — has its own flair. Check out a few of these ideas to meet their needs:
- Cancer: Plush robe and bath salts. Vintage jewelry. Silverware or silver tea service. Restored photographs, photo albums or frames. Housewares. Dinner at their favorite restaurant.
- Scorpio: Clothes in dark colors and with an air of mystery. Thrillers and puzzles. Esoterica or occult items. Victoria Secret gift certificate. Cash (because what they buy is none of your business).
- Pisces: Anything related to water. Essential oils and aromatherapy diffuser. Music. Camera equipment. Poetry books. Things with glitter.