“ Aries season marks the beginning of spring, which is why it’s a time of new beginnings,” astrologer Lisa Stardust tells Refinery29. “Passionate, impulsive, and forward-thinking are words that describe the ram who’s known to use their competitive spirit to get any project started.” Facts!
In the spirit of the first fire sign of the zodiac, we’ve come out guns blazing with totally unique birthday gift ideas that’ll cheer up your Aries bestie — not that anything could ever kill their savage vibe. From cute roller skates that play to their active, at-times restless energy to a clean skin-care set that takes all the guesswork out of a solid routine, here are 19 thoughtful birthday presents for the important Aries in your life.
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Lululemon Blissfeel 2 Running Shoe
collection of running shoes is perfect for working out or weekend errands. “These sneakers have just the right amount of flair and gusto to get your Aries friend running wild,” says Stardust. Lululemon Blissfeel 2 Running Shoe, $, available at Lululemon
The Ceremonis Scrunchie
Aries can be a little extra sometimes — embrace that energy with a small but useful gift of a jumbo scrunchie they’ll wear every day.
Ceremonia The Scrunchie, $, available at Ceremonia
Coach Tabby Shoulder Bag 26
As the baby of the zodiac, Aries prefers to not be too serious with their accessories. So we recommend this fun yellow-colored Coach tabby bag as a gift.
Coach Tabby Shoulder Bag 26, $, available at Coach
Laundry Day [P-007] Tanjun Pipe
Aries also have a sophisticated flare to them, and nothing says “fancy” like the fanciest pipe we’ve seen.
Laundry Day [P-007] Tanjun Pipe, $, available at Laundry Day
Enter peak Aries beast mode with these viral weighted Bala Bangles and exercise with style.
Bala Bangles, $, available at Bala
LELO Sona 2 Cruise
If your Aries is into a different, spicier form of exercise, this bestselling and top-rated LELO vibrator will really hit the spot.
LELO Sona 2 Cruise, $, available at LELO
Moxi Beach Bunny Roller Skates
“Aries like to stay active, so a pair of roller skates is the perfect gift to keep them on their toes and in motion,” says Stardust. This pair from Moxi is equal parts cute and high-quality.
Moxi Beach Bunny Roller Skates, $, available at Amazon
Who Can Do It Party Game
“Game-playing is Aries foreplay, which is why they’ll relish this present,” says Stardust. With this card game, Aries can prove how much more daring they are compared to their friends.
DSS Games Who Can Do It, $, available at Amazon
Free People New Sensation Rectangle Sunglasses
never let the haters cramp their style. A pair of candy-colored sunnies will block negative energy (and UV rays) that come their way. Free People New Sensation Rectangle Sunglasses, $, available at Free People
Casetify Color Cloud: A New Thing Is On The Way iPhone Case
Just ask this Aries rising: Switching up your phone case can be a perfect way to refresh your mood — and express your style.
Casetify Color Cloud: A New Thing Is On The Way iPhone Case, $, available at Casetify
Igloo Little Playmate 50th Anniversary Edition 7 Qt Cooler
“A cooler is the perfect gift to give Aries to help cool down their fiery nature when they are out for the day at the park or in their backyard,” explains Stardust.
Igloo Little Playmate 50th Anniversary Edition 7 Qt Cooler, $, available at Igloo
Youth To The People The Youth System
An Aries is never not busy — and thus doesn’t have time for a beauty routine that can’t keep up. “This is a wonderful skincare gift for the Aries you adore because it’ll help them create a self-care routine that they don’t rush through,” says Stardust.
Youth To The People The Youth System™, $, available at Sephora
Bearaby Cotton Napper
“A weighted blanket will help calm their nerves and anxieties by allowing them to rest their energetic nature —something they rarely do,” advises Stardust.
Bearaby Cotton Napper, $, available at Bearaby
Nordstrom Moonlight Eco Long Sleeve Short Pajamas
“A cute sleepwear set is great for your Aries BFF,” says Stardust. “Something with shorts is ideal for spring nights.”
Nordstrom Moonlight Eco Long Sleeve Short Pajamas, $, available at Nordstrom
Girlfriend Plum Bike Unitard
“The ram is the sportiest sign of the zodiac,” says Stardust. A workout ensemble that can keep up with them and look as cute as they are is always going to be a hit. This chic, sustainable one-piece delivers on sweat-wicking, compression, and style factor.
Girlfriend Plum Bike Unitard, $, available at Girlfriend
Fenty Gloss Bomb Universal Lip Luminizer
Get your flirt on with some glossy, high-shine lips that reflect Aries’ bold, confident spirit.
Fenty Gloss Bomb Universal Lip Luminizer, $, available at Sephora
Maison Miru Chill Pill Vermeil Charm
“Known for their passionate tempers, which we all find adorable, Aries literally are ‘no chill,'” says Stardust. This chic charm — which you can affix to a chain or bracelet of your choosing, is the perfect cheeky gift.
Maison Miru Chill Pill, $, available at Maison Miru
Homesick Aries Candles
Match Aries’ fiery vibe with a candle featuring powerful notes of smoked amber, bergamot, and cinnamon.
Homesick Aries Candle, $, available at Homesick
Olive & June OBVI Nail Polish
Get your Aries shine on with this scintillating polish, which is seven-free and looks like 24k liquid gold.
Olive and June OBVI Nail Polish, $, available at Olive and June
Athleta Kinetic Baseball Cap 3.0
Aries rules the head, so why not accessorize with a chic, sporty topper? This Athleta cap is perfect for channeling spring vibes.
Athleta Kinetic Baseball Cap 3.0, $, available at Athleta
Wearing your sign on your reusable tote is the new wearing your heart on your sleeve. Just ask any Aries, who will enthusiastically rock this eco-friendly Baggu.
Baggu Standard Baggu Aries, $, available at Baggu
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