Choosing gifts for Libra sounds easy. Because if there is a Zodiac sign that strictly knows what a gift they want, that’s the Libra! But is it always true?
When we had to choose a gift for a friend, no doubt a number of questions arise in our head – what to choose, whether they will like it, is there a need for the present, is it appropriate, does it match the personality, etc. In many cases, hesitation takes us a long time. We want something original, cheap, stylish, beautifully suited just for “our” man or woman. To help with decision-making, I suggest you different options for gifts for Libras depending on the zodiac sign. Why? Because each of the 12 zodiac signs has its peculiar quirks. And I know a lot about these quirks since most of my closest friends are Libras (which fact proves that Taurus and Libra make good partnership and friendship).
LIBRA (September 24 – October 23)
So which are the basic Characteristics of Libras (which are helpful when choosing gifts for Libra) ?
Libra, (or the Scales), is the 7th sign of the zodiac.
Characteristics: cardinal, male, positive
Motto: “I balance.”
Favorable partnerships: Aries, Taurus, Gemini
Unfavorable partnerships: Cancer, Virgo, Scorpio, Capricorn
Happy number: 6
Color: Blue, Light blue
Stone: Aquamarine, topaz, rock crystal, tourmaline bright
Let’s Go Deep Into Libra’s Personality
Libra sign more than any other strives to create a balance in its life and needs harmony and peaceful environment to deal with the too hectic world.
Extremely important for the representatives of the sign are contacts and relationships with people; without them they would not feel comfortable and harmonious. I really admire their charm and ability to communicate and enjoy, perform and speak aloud their point of view.
Love, harmony and art are important values without which human existence is unthinkable.
Libras are one of the most indecisive sign in the Zodiac. I don’t know what’s the reason for the uncertainty and contingency – it’s either the reluctance to hurt, or inability to say “no”. Or they are torn between doing the right the thing and doing what makes them happy. For me, based on my friends’ behavior, they simply analyze too much all the different sides of any case and situation and that’s why can’t take quick decisions. (we are so alike….)
They have strong personality, strong opinion, high ego and it’s quite typical to feel themselves as being the center of the world. That makes them easily change moods if something went not in their way. As if with just one hit of a button they become from loud, noisy and joyful person into grim and gloomy.
They are great friends and strongly tolerant to different personalities. They are natural, generous and devoid of any pettiness and possess an innate sense of justice. But the compromises won’t be eternally. If disappointed by someone, it would be forever and ever.
There is a paradoxical contradiction – The Librans can be a long time hyper active – tireless and energetic. Then after fall into a state of inactivity and lethargy while rested. And again rush active and steadfast. And one more thing – they prefer to listen other people sharing feelings and secrets rather than speaking about their own stories.
Representatives of Libra are talented organizers and have a constant need for recognition. Their element is air, so remember they are creatures of intellect and imagination.
Libra Man is a wonderful companion, his charming style and behavior, unconventional and sometimes crazy ideas make male Libra wonderful companion and partner. Their well maintained elegant appearance and their wonderful sense of humor and jokes charmed women. Besides the admiration of the outside world, the male Libra needs diversity. They are skilful masters of flirting, but not people who like to commit. Do not forget that Libra is ruled by Venus, the planet that determines magnetism as Libra flirts…
Elegant, exquisite taste, appearance and always dressed elegantly and aesthetically. Libra woman easily and quickly turns male heads. Like men born under the sign of Libra, the female Libras are not quick in their decisions of any kind -everything is weighed all “for” and “against.”
The Libra woman loves to do everything in pairs and is always seeking balance and mediation. This zodiac sign is ready to make many compromises and therefore not so able to set boundaries.
Famous people born under the sign of Libra
Brigitte Bardot, John Lennon, George Gershwin, Eleanor Roosevelt, Marcello Mastroianni, Mahatma Gandhi, Nietzsche, Oscar Wilde,Truman Capote, Toni Braxton, Montgomery Clift, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Annie Leibovitz, Thomas Moore, Olivia Newton-John, Gwyneth Paltrow, Luke Perry, Susan Sarandon, William Faulkner, Franz Liszt.
Gifts for Libra
From all above, I was trying to say that Libras are unusual sign that deserves classy gifts. Wrap the gifts elegantly and they will be appreciated all the more. The actual act of opening the gifts is part of the attraction for Libra.
First I feel obliged to share with you that Libras love with or no reason, to choose their own gifts. This is not because they don’t trust their friends, but they know exactly what they need. In most cases it comes to anything related to their work and love to beauty, art and fashion.
Libras are traditionalists. They don’t really like exotic gifts or complicated devices or gadgets with too descriptive instructions (especially in a foreign language). Anyway, a beauty device will be appreciated but make sure that instructions are easy-understandable, the device is easily maintained and it is not something that will take two days to assemble.
At the same time Libra likes practical gifts that immediately come into use. As they love fashion, a great luxury and fashionable clothing could be nice gifts for Libra. I personally prefer not buying clothes. In case you decide to buy a dress , shirt or shoes as gifts for your Libra anyway, they should be seasonally adjusted, so that the Libra immediately could show off.
Best gifts for Libra are pieces of art – a picture album or just a selection of reproductions of famous artists, antique or service subject of contemporary art. Well, the taste for Art is so individual that you must know the person really really good to choose the right kind and type of art. So maybe tickets for exhibition or an art performance would be highly appreciated art gift.
I always restrain from some knickknacks for around the home. For all of my Libra friends, those are dust-keepers which are useless, therefore non-valuable. There are exceptions for useful knickknacks that come in pairs – like luxury ( and beautiful, no doubt!) candle stick holders, silver photo frames or twin book holders will delight Libra women. Expensive porcelain tea/coffee set too.
Beauty & Lux Gifts for Libra
Oh Yes,gifts of Beauty! But first understand what Libra finds beautiful. I told you – Librans tend to love beauty and comfort. They spend their lives seeking peace, harmony, balance. They want to find the perfect balance in life so they can beat the stress of everyday life
The ideal gift for a Libra woman is anything that is beautiful and classy. And this is not something so personal like perfumes or jewelry. It’s about piece of art – like a Persian rug, a potted geranium or an antique vase. Or a subscription to a fashion magazine, a popular book, painting, piece of art. Or simply tickets for exhibitions in galleries and cultural events, which feature a deeper understanding and interest.
Libra loves fine foods. A night out at an exclusive restaurant would make them the star of the evening. If you manage to order an impressive birthday cake, strictly personalized, then your Libra will put you at a higher level amongst all other friends.
Good chocolate is always a must!
Music Gifts for Libra
Music is the food to the Libran soul. You can’t go wrong with a collection of their favorite tunes or concert tickets (get two, because they don’t like to go alone). A great gift is a music uploaded on a luxury USB flash. I’m not sure which would be more appreciated and impressive – that luxury flash drive or the mp3 selection with their favorite music. Another options is buying a MP3 player like this one:
Libras loves pampering. They spend a good portion of their time focused on themselves. So giving some extra special time and pampering is always valuable. Spend the day doing things that they enjoy, or give them a day to be pampered with spa procedures. (Again – for the whole gang or at least for two people) They will appreciate being put first and will feel rejuvenated by the end.
There are few women who do not like jewelry. But the charming Libra is certainly not one of them. However when buying jewelry for female Librans, ensure that go for something that is elegant and sophisticated instead of chunky and ostentatious. If you prefer to stick to the jewelry remember this – Librans love shiny objects. I am never wrong when choosing Swarovski crystals or other classy jewelry with a shiny stone. Classy here doesn’t mean breaking the bank account. Instead she would go for adornment that add a sparkle to her already shimmering personality and not anything that overpowers it.
Appeal to Libra social nature
One of the most noticeable traits of a Libra is their charm, natural social skills. That makes both male and female easy-going and extremely popular among friends and acquaintances.
So one of the best surprises you can give on a birthday or celebratory occasion is to throw a party. Invite all her /his friends – which I am sure, are plenty – and let Libra revel in the merriment. If this seems too much trouble, treat Libra to a night out in the town. Invite a few common friends over and go visiting favorite restaurants or cafes throughout the city.
Also consider getting dressed up and spending a special night at the theater, symphony or the opera. In keeping with the aesthetic tastes of the Libra personality, any event organized around high culture is something that will surely be appreciated. The special treatment is the focus key here. Forever and for always.
Gifts for Libra Men:
A whole weekend in a city he wants to know
Silk or designer tie
Tickets to the opera, theater or other art event
Shaving kit, especially if it is retro
Biography of someone he admires
Fondue kit with recipes
Gifts for Libra Women:
Romantic dinner at a lovely and classy restaurant
Tickets to the opera, theater, exhibition, performance or other art event
Limited edition jewel
Towel kit/ dressing gown
A weekend at a spa
Designers make up kit
Diamonds or pearls earrings
Fine picture frame
Chocolate gift basket
Subscription to a fashion magazine
A popular book
Get ready for this September – October party to celebrate your Libra birthday! Get on your happy face & mood and bring smiles with one of these gifts for Libra!