This generation is pretty obsessed with astrology. Some of us can tell the zodiac sign of a person just by looking at them, and some can even feel like they already know a person based on their sign. As for the more dedicated (and diligent) fans of astrology, I’m sure you know your birth chart by heart. But hey, I’m not judging. I like reading those too once in a while.
With Christmas just a few weeks away, you should probably start thinking of what presents to give to your astrology-obsessed friends. I suggest you leave it to the stars to point you in the right direction. I’m talking about unique astrology-related gifts, ones even the skeptics can appreciate.
Here are some of our recommendations:
Map of the Heavens
This is a glow-in-the-dark map that displays the night sky, where you can see the Northern Hemisphere constellations. It’s perfect for your friends who love looking up at the stars while pondering life. Available on Uncommon Goods.
Let me guess—scented candles are on some of your friends’ wish lists? Cop this Zodiac printed candle for them! There’s even one that comes in Amber Rising scent. Available online.
Slip Sleep Mask Zodiac Collection
Made with 100 percent pure silk, this mask will help you have a good night’s sleep. Plus, it has just the right amount of thickness and softness. Available on Sephora PH.
Gift this to your friends who like to shoot for the stars! With the coaster’s celestial accents, this is ideal for dinners and parties. Available on West Elm.
Colourpop The Zodiac Pressed Powder Shadow Palette
We all know someone who’s obsessed with astrology and makeup. This Kathleen Lights x Colourpop collaboration palette might just be the perfect present for them. It’s metallic and highly-pigmented and features a range of oranges/corals, nudes, and blues/teals. Available on Beauty MNL.
Zodiac Incense Holder
Know someone who can’t get through their day without their daily rituals? Gift them with this astrology-designed incense holder that gives off celestial energy. The holding stick is in a sun design and is surrounded by the 12 zodiac signs. Available on Urban Outfitters.
“Astrology: Using the Wisdom of the Stars in your Everyday Life” by Carole Taylor
This book will help you “understand yourself, make the best choices, and improve every area of your life,” through the help of acclaimed astrologer, Carole Taylor. She explains in the book how astrology can be used as a powerful tool, while also providing psychological insights. Available at Bonifacio High Street, Taguig.
Zodiac Bar Soap
These soap bars come in different scents, including jasmine, rose, and sandalwood. They might just be the best hostess gift. Available on Anthropologie.
Photo courtesy of Aura Astrology Gifts Instagram Account
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