New Year is always considered as the time for fun, celebration and joy. The day is celebrated as a new beginning to a life filled with hopes and optimism. We remember all the good and bad things of the passing year on this day and carry forward the positive experiences we have cherished. One of the things that make New Year eve special is the spirit of giving gifts to our loved ones. Each one of us look forward to this day to open presents which are considered to be the token of love and affection.
To add that extra charm to the feeling of choosing the perfect gift for your beloved; we here present you with some astrological suggestions to get you started and help you narrow down your gifting options based on your beloved’s sunsign.

ARIES

Aries is an energetic, assertive and impulsive sign. People of this sign are ones who initiate action, inspire other people and blaze new trails. Aries has a great sense of fun and will enjoy something that is amusing and entertaining. You can even plan a surprise trip for them to their favorite place. This can make them extremely glad and will also help them forget the stress in their life for some time. If you are not able to get an outdoor trip, you can arrange for a special dinner in one of their favorite restaurants.Catch hold of a photograph that best expresses your relation with the person and encase it in an attractive photo frame.Jewelry ideas for women should include diamonds. When choosing a perfume, go for some sophisticated scents.

TAURUS

Taurus is a modest, conservative, practical and unpretentious sign. Ruled by Venus, they do appreciate luxury and are sensual and tactile but they will always look at things with a realistic eye and seek true value for money!Taurus is an earth sign and will always appreciate flowers, a potted plant,gardening equipment andbooks. A gift basket full of cookies, candies, flowers (go for original ones) is yet another great idea. Choose musky fragrances if you are thinking to buy perfumes for them.

GEMINI

Choosing a gift for a Gemini isn’t as tricky as it seems.Anything unusual that catches your eye is bound to thrill your Gemini. Give the greatest gift you have to offer for Geminis – the gift of your unconditional love would be most appreciated by them. Geminis are also fond ofchallenges and electronics. So why not give games that challenge Gemini mentally, electronic organizer, mobile phones, games console, video collection, computer games, 3-D jigsaw, electronic chess set, scrabble, model train set,crossword book, Fashionable modern (rather than classic) clothing and accessories.

CANCER

The best gift of all for a Cancerian is the one that money can’t buy. Plan a big family reunion and you will really make their New Year. They will treasure all gifts, no matter how small or big because it is not the cost or the giftitself, but the thought that counts! Cancer is associated with the home and garden, and good Cancer gifts are often useful and practical items for the home, garden or garage. You can also gift them a family portrait, camera or camcorder, five-year diary, food hampers, recipe books, cuddly toys. Avoid gifting anything containing leather or any sharp edged item like knives, glass, etc.

LEO

Ruled by the Sun, Leos love to shine.Leos are confident, proud, dramatic and flamboyant. They love to be the centre of attention but they can also be childish when theydon’t get their own way. Try and do everything that might pamper the Lion and make them feel like the king of the jungle – this New Year! Gifts for Leos need to be attractive, big, eye-catching and really attention-grabbing. Make sure they are wrapped beautifully and make a grand ceremony of present-opening on New Year as Leos love great pomp and show. They love adornments and embellishments of any kind. So you can gift them an elegant jewelry item but be sure that the same should be shiny, sparkling and outstanding. If there is time, have a personal message engraved in the jewelry gift. You can plan to spend your evening with them watching a movie so that they feel special.

VIRGO

Virgos are the most practical signs of the zodiac. Anything that can be readily used and is helpful in organizing their lives to an optimum level would be appreciated by them.
A true Virgo is associated with intellectual pursuits such as reading and writing, practical crafts, health, fitness, and nutrition.When buying for the Virgo, therefore, go for something sensible and practical.
Virgos are usually disciplined about their health. So any Gym, dance classes or health club membership will be the best suited gift for them.
You can also look for the books by their favorite author, exercise equipment, aromatherapy products, kitchen appliances i.e., food processors, cookware sets, ice-cream makers (avoid sharp edged items), personal organizers, address books, diaries, handbags and wallets that can be put to use right away.

LIBRA

Anything that is beautiful and artistic will entice the Venus-ruled Libran. They love flowers, fancy goods and clothing, jewelry and perfumes.
This sun sign is associated with social and aesthetic pursuits. So you can plan a big family get-together this New Year. Delicate pair of earrings, a gold ring, gift voucher for new clothing, pack of cd’s of their favorite music, a painting or print by their favorite artist, cosmetic sets, a basket full of chocolates, hand-painted collectables, top brandperfumes and aftershaves or anything which is beautiful, sensuous or artistic will surely thrill the Librans.

SCORPIO

Mysterious Scorpions, more than any other sign inspire fun and excitement in other signs in order to create an amicable environment during such occasions.Scorpio is associated with a variety of high-intensity pastimes and the intellectual exploration of hidden aspects of the human mind and the world. Gifts for Scorpios may include anything that offers the opportunity for strategic thinking or deep exploration of a topic, Scorpio loves mystery and would be interested in mystical subjects too. Books on meditation, religion and philosophy, and self-help will give them something to dip in with interest over the holidays. Pair of designer sunglasses, a trendy scarf or a hat, designer watches, exotic perfumes are also great choices for this sign.This year, pamper the Scorpion by presenting them a voucher for a spa treatment in order to keep them out of their hectic schedule for some time.

SAGITTARIUS

This sign is associated with social and outdoor pursuits. So the gifts associated with the astrological sign of Sagittarius should revolve around outdoor physical activities, social pursuits, and broadening horizons. You can arrange a trip to celebrate the New Year in a foreign country or somewhere off the beaten track. They would love to spend the season with their loved ones by relaxing and having fun.Any gift that brings a smile on their face will please them.These animal lovers adore any gift associated with their pets. A calendar filled with pictures of dogs or horses is sure to elicit a big smile.Books (especially philosophy, satire, politics, humor, spirituality, anthropology, sociology, self-improvement, travel, and information on foreign places and people); camera, an evening dedicated for a candle light dinner, unique art and sculptures will also be appreciated.

CAPRICORN

Capricorn is associated with musical talent, mimicry, athletic activities, and all other things that spread a positive aura around them. Gifts associated with the astrological sign of Capricorn must revolve around practical and useful things, intellectual and fitness pursuits, and music. Because they never expect a lot, it is quite easy to buy for a Capricorn. An unusual gift will really take them by surprise. Also try discreet items of jewelry, briefcase or wallet in black, informative books and videos, craft kits, perfume,picture frames, clothes in pastel colors (could be a scarf), home decor accessories like curtains, bed sheet, etc.

AQUARIUS

Aquarius is an unpredictable sign, so never presume you know what an Aquarian would like for New Year; check first. They areassociated with any future-oriented things, including science, technology and radical political change. Aquarians often engage in an eclectic mix of unique hobbies and interests. You can win the heart of an Aquarian by spending a day at an amusement park or any other adventurous sport. The best option is to take them out for a long walk and let them speak their heart out. Do not let them feel alone. If you like to choose some electronic stuff trythe latest gizmo, portable TV for the bedroom, digital camera, DVD player, mobile phone, jewelry like pendants, earrings, or trendy clothes in blue color.

PISCES

Pisces is a sensitive sign and they will appreciate the time and thought people put into the gifts they choose for them. Pisceans are also incredibly romantic and creative. Of all the signs, Pisces is perhaps the easiest to buy for because it is easy to win their heart. Pisces will appreciate a poem written especially for them, a bouquet of flowers, chocolate basket, and a cuddly teddy bear. What pleases Pisces the most is the ‘thought’ and not the ‘gift’. And the ‘thought’ really does mean a lot to them.