The Best Gifts For Every Zodiac Sign

That phrase "What's your sign?" is as lame a pickup line as they come. But, posing the question with a different purpose in mind, like holiday shopping, is actually not so terrible. We enlisted astrology experts Ophira and Tali Edut, also known as the AstroTwins, to take us through the zodiac and share gift suggestions for all 12 sun signs — accounting for each one's personal traits and penchants. Which is to say, this is one horoscope that savvy, astrology-minded shoppers, like you, will want to scan carefully before filling your cart.
All the stars have aligned in the slideshow ahead: We found 36 fail-safe presents to impress the Taurus, Scorpio, Pisces, etc. in your life. Click through for a dozen insightful personality-profile shopping lists!
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Aries (March 21 to April 19)
"They are the first sign of the Zodiac so they like new, innovative gifts," the AstroTwins told us. "Aries always like to be the first one to try things — whether that's shopping indie labels, up-and-coming artists, or new tech gadgets. We're thinking of Piera [Gelardi], she's an Aries." For those who know Refinery29's executive creative director, this is an astute observation, indeed.

"Aries are also a fire sign and love anything red since that's their color. In fact, they like color in anything they get." Are you writing this down?
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Not just any sweatshirt, this sporty iteration from Sandro features writing up its sleeves.
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Limited-edition art prints are no-brainers for the Aries in your life.
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Designed by Opening Ceremony and powered by Intel, MICA is a bracelet — featuring 18k gold, pearls, lapis, obsidian, and tiger's eye — and also a piece of wearable technology.

Opening Ceremony and Intel MICA, $495, available at Opening Ceremony.
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Taurus (April 20 to May 20)
"Bulls are the luxury lover of the Zodiac, but in an elegant and understated way," say the AstroTwins. "They're not super flashy, but they like products that are built to last." Think quality over quantity here. They add that "something from a heritage label" will make a great choice.

That's not all: "Their whole body is like a nest, and they rule by their sense of smell," the sisters highlighted. So, a nice kitchen gadget, great sheet set, or high-end bath product, like scented candles, are also items you'll want to consider.
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You really can't get more top-of-the-line or luxurious in candles than a scent from Cire Trudon.
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When in doubt, chose jewelry and clothes that are unique, but uncomplicated. This Acne knotted necklace is undoubtedly gorgeous but also practical, which makes it a perfect one for purposeful bulls.

Acne Studios Constance Antique Gold, $670, available at Acne Studios.
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Small but thoughtful home accents — like a decorative throw pillow — will not go unappreciated by the home-loving Taurus.
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Gemini (May 21 to June 20)
The AstroTwins note that "Geminis are the communicators of the zodiac," but that they can have short attention spans at times. That said, "They love listening to music, and anything that's a mobile gadget is a safe bet to shop this season — maybe an e-reader or pair headphones to tune into to podcasts or music on-the-go."

"They also rule the hands and wrists, so they love stacking rings, bracelets, and overall unique accessories."
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Faux fur clutches are everywhere this season. Nasty Gal's iteration offers the best of both worlds: affordability and an original design.

Nastygal Mine Furever Bag, $48, available at Nastygal
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Always tuned into something, your Gemini will probably never want to tune out again in these "clear and distortion-free soundscape" headphones.
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Maybe your Gemini is a bit of a jewelry aficionado. In that case, shopping lesser-known designers and labels will serve as both a great gift and an avenue for discovery.
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Cancer (June 21 to July 22)
Cancer is the definition of lazy-girl personified. "They're the cozy, nurturing homebodies," the AstroTwins assert. "They really value their time with close friends, so home-entertaining presents are ideal for them." In layman's terms: Really nice pillows, awesome slippers, and anything else that'll make Cancer's home even more enjoyable are the way to go.

"They're also very feminine, at times, when it comes to clothing." If you're shopping wares, be sure the ones you choose feature ladylike accents and silhouettes like lace and ruffled hems, respectively.
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For all those lazy Saturdays spent emptying your Netflix queue.

RosenbergCPH Wool Dot Throw, $148, available at Leif.
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House slippers needn't be boring, judging from the looks of these steppers. Bonus: They're suitable for outdoor wear, too.
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Remember: Lace and lots of it. (Of course, really anything with a feminine vibe will do.)
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Leo (July 23 to August 22)
"Leo's are like the girly, fashion show-ponies of the Zodiac. They like stuff that sparkles," the twins say. "They are also very much about self-expression and individuality, so something personalized with their name or their initials is perfect."

The sign is known for its outgoing nature and charisma, after all. Why not prep them for the New Year with glitter and metallic accessories to help them shine even brighter?
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A metallic gold clutch. What's not to love?
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Instead of a personalized bracelet or signet ring, a DIY letter beanie kit will show you thought outside the box.
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We don't care what your sign is, these glittery heels are tough to pass on.
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Virgo (August 23 to September 22)
This sign is one you can usually spot simply by looking at their desk space: "They're the organizers of the zodiac." They're also often fairly health-oriented (and sometimes uptight), according to the AstroTwins.

"They're the kinds of people who like to measure things and value efficiency. They also love color and staying healthy during the winter." A great blender for smoothies or roasting pan for vegetables are ideal kitchen items to shop. Yoga mats and fitness gear will also tap into their live-well energies.
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Now your giftee can reverse warrior and downward-facing dog on a cooly design yoga mat.
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In keeping with Virgo's living-well vibes, this asymmetrical sports bra will make workouts (or even just lounging around) that much more fashionable.
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For health-oriented folk, a starter vegetable-garden kit is an affordable alternative to a random kitchen gadget that exists simply to collect dust.
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Libra (September 23 to October 22)
Here's Libra in a nutshell: "They're decadent and romantic; they're into art, beauty, socializing, and music," offers the duo. Which is to say that "a great coffee-table or art book, high-end clothing or perfume, box of chocolates, and anything that makes them feel a bit more decadent is great."
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Tap into those refined qualities with a coffee-table book that doubles as a cool piece of decor for their living room.
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Sea salt caramel truffles. Mmm...
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Not just any designer bag: Choose a style that is suited to Libra's tastes, but isn't something that everyone else will also be toting.
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Scorpio (October 23 to November 21)
"Scorpio has a reputation as a sex symbol, so anything that has a little bit of a naughty appeal would be good" — matching lingerie, anyone? They're kind of a mysterious sign, too, and they like to dress in black. "Something that feels a little punk-rock would be appreciated. Or, a great pair of sunglasses so nobody can look into their eyes and know what's going on," the AstroTwins suggest.
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Scorpios love throwing shade: Give them the tool they need to do it cooly.
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Skulls and black pearls are 2014's version of Stevie Nicks' "Leather and Lace".
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Sagittarius (November 22 to December 21)
If you know someone with more frequent-flyer miles than any one person should claim for themselves, there's a good chance they're a Sagittarius. "Sagittarius are travelers so they'll appreciate anything that's portable and easy to take with them on the go," say the twins. Travel sets, passport cases, and bluetooth speakers are a fine start. But, don't forget "something that makes the journey comfortable, like a pair of shoes that are as stylish as they are supportive. They like to be on the move a lot."
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They'll never have to worry about taking someone else's suitcase with as cute an identifier as this luggage tag.
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Flying coach isn't so bad when your sweater dress is as cozy innovative (those side zippers!) as this one.
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Leave it to Alex Wang to make Beats even more covetable.
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Capricorn (December 22 to January 19)
"They're the executives and professionals of the Zodiac. And, they have an ambitious side and they like to have a sense of prestige about them." Knowing this, a business-card holder or something practical like a leather laptop case is right on target.

"They are also a sporty sign," the twins elaborate. "If they are the athletic type, get them snowboarding gear or a ski pass." They'll likely use your present all winter long.
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Professional — with a twist.
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For that ski trip they go on every year.
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Since Capricorn is wont to spend time in the elements — sports-related or otherwise — give them a jacket to help combat the weather.
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Aquarius (January 20 to February 18)
"They're very bohemian, popular, and they enjoy experiences that they can share with other people." The AstroTwins note that they may also have a predilection for fashion and decor that is just a touch futuristic and progressive. "They're into the unusual and items that feel one-of-a-kind or funky." Some food for thought, for sure.

To satiate their outgoing side, "gift certificates to restaurants" and other group activities are wins. Though, it's important to remember Aquarius also have strong humanitarian tendencies: "They really like when you donate for their favorite charity on their behalf. They're always the ones who say 'don't give me anything.'"
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The ultimate marriage of function and futuristic fashion.
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A new, high-concept way to tell time: The dial features an outer strip with two rotating notches that tell you the current hour and minute.
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The future is now.
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Pisces (February 19 to March 20)
Pisces is water sign, "so they're kind of dreamy," according to the AstroTwins. Oftentimes, the sign feel the needs to sacrifice and take on too much — be it at work or home. Honestly, who doesn't need a break around this year of year? "So, if you can shove them into a spa to really unwind, then do. Some kind of a water purification or a cool tea pot to help them stay hydrated throughout the day is equally thoughtful.
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Sometimes, a cup of hot tea is all one really needs to unwind. (Wine is another option, of course.)
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Earl Grey-infused soap sounds like something worth sudsing up with this winter.
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We can hardly believe resort '15 collections are already available to shop. But, we're not complaining. Send water-loving Pisces off on their last-minute tropical jaunt in a playful, flamingo-patterned swimsuit.

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