The holiday season is in full-force and somewhere in between attending multiple parties, taking the kids to see Santa and getting the house ready for all your crazy relatives, you’ve got to find the perfect gift for everyone on your list. What do you get for the best friend who has everything or the mother-in-law who doesn’t seem to like anything you get her? Save some time and use the stars as your guide.
November 22 -December 21
The roamer of the zodiac, this woman is a natural born sage. She’s sure to be heading somewhere interesting soon since she can’t sit still. This dop bag will befit her favorite potions and much needed toiletries for a good trip. ($32 at LoveShine.com)
December 22 -January 19
Our goal-oriented lady is smart with her money. She loves fashion and a bargain, so boom, you’ve hit the nail on the head with this gorgeous cardigan from the Norma Kamali line at Walmart. From the boardroom to the supermarket, she’ll be chic around the clock. ($18 at Walmart.com)
January 20 -February 18
Let the season sizzle for the flirtatious girl who loves water in all forms. She’s known to try anything once, so give her a pair of skates and soon she’ll be out on the rink attempting triple axels. ($32 at Target.com)
February 19 -March 20
This mysterious lady is adaptable and intuitive by nature. She loves glamour just as much as she loves curling up on the couch. A great gift is something organic or hand crafted like this Lotus necklace by Shellie David. ($160 at ShellieDavid.com)
March 21 -April 19
This fire sign is a force to be reckoned with this. She believes in magic and makes sure she is the bell of the ball or the princess at the picnic. She loves beauty and relishes good taste. She’ll love this work of art. ($39 at AntiqueMapGallery.com)
April 20 -May 20
She’s a homebody who loves her surroundings. She’s earthy and poetic and appreciates comfort. The Bull is soft and sensitive more than stubborn believe or not. She loves bold and beautiful so she’ll appreciate this blanket for sure. ($25 at LittleFactory.com)
May 21 -June 20
The Gemini gal is fun loving, romantic and chic. She’s one to beat to her own drum. A perfect gift is something worldly and out of the ordinary like the City Walks Architecture: Paris edition for her next jaunt to the city of lights. ($18.95 at ChronicleBooks.com)
June 21 -July 22
The Cancer woman is happy to nurture ideas as well as people. She is both sensual and motherly, and her demeanor is calm, cool and collected. The perfect way to her heart is through small and sweet gestures. She’ll love the Marshmallow sheer lip gloss from Mor ($20 at ChocolateLotus.com). Waste not, want not: She’ll use it all up and then find a creative use for the pretty tin.
July 23 -August 22
She’s fierce and confident with a winning spirit. Everyone loves the Leo lady, a natural born leader who likes to rule the roost and adores the finer things in life. When she’s entertaining, she would sooner use this sleek decanter ($48 at ScandinavianGrace.com) than have an open bottle of Lambrusco on the dinner table.
August 23 -September 22
She’s an old-fashioned gal who’s keen on making lists and checking them twice—order is her middle name. Virgos love to compartmentalize, and everything must have its place. She’ll gladly carry this small and stylish zip pouch ($25 at CogandPearl.com). Knowing her, she’ll assign her keys and cell phone to it, and nothing else.
September 23 -October 22
Libra never tires of exploring new frontiers, but she also loves to be pampered. Adorn her with beautiful things and she is putty in your hands. After a candlelit bath, she’ll luxuriate in C.O. Bigelow’s Lemon Body Cream ($49.50 at BathAndBodyWorks.com).
October 23 -November 21
Known for their calm and secretive demeanors, Scorpios are sensual, stern and sometimes secretive. No one will deny that Scorpio has a keen eye for art and commerce. She’s a visual warrior who loves to keep on top of her photography obsession. Get her a piece of art that will last a lifetime ($85 at DashwoodBooks.com).