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Gift Ideas for the Gemini in Your Life

Written by Kate Curry

The sun is out, summer is almost here, which means it’s finally Gemini season! With such a lovely time of the year upon us, you might be looking for a gift for the special gemini in your life. Don’t worry, I’ll help you out! 

Geminis are gentle, adaptable, and indecisive gang of people that would give anything to be out having fun in the sun! Your Gemini may be a bookworm or love to be out and about around town.

Either way, we have a ton of great options for unique gifts for the Geminis! 

What Type of Sign is A Gemini ?

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May 21st to June 20th is the season that is symbolized by those rascally celestial twins. Geminis are often described as two-faced, but that is simply not true! These gentle, affectionate, and curious Geminis love being playful with their loved ones and are often too nervous and indecisive to be intentionally two-faced. 

Associated with the element of air, Geminis are very emotional internally and in tune to what is happening around them. Air signs are usually the creative writers, editors, developers, or teachers due to their curiosity and social abilities. 

Air sign traits, which also include Aquarians and Libras, are commonly associated with:

  • Logical 
  • Communicative
  • Analytical
  • Sociable
  • Flexible

Governed by the marvelous planet Mercury, which is the planet of communication, Geminis are the perfect brunch partner. They know all the tea going on and will have no issue spilling it out to you! Incredibly adaptable, Geminis can find communication easy amongst many different types of people. Their adaptability (and their indecisiveness) sometimes can make them seem tricky or two-faced, when in reality, they’re always looking for the best opportunity!

What Are The Characteristics of Gemini ?

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Known as the “chameleons” of the celestials, Geminis are the best at adapting to any situation. Give a Gemini a tricky situation and watch in wonder as they come up with a solution in no time flat! Geminis are curious problem solvers, and most issues that would drive other signs crazy are no problem at all for those witty Geminis. 

Geminis are constantly taking in information around them. They’re always on the hunt for a fun time, even though they have a hard time committing to one activity. Spontaneous and playful, Geminis always are running out to some class, group, or hobby that they just had to pick up or running out to meet someone they just met but ‘feels like they’ve known them forever’. But be careful! Geminis are notoriously indecisive and inconsistent. Don’t take it personally if they suddenly drop a hobby or craft that you wanted to do together. If you can keep their attention long enough for a big project - it will be worth it! 

Gemini Celebrities

  • Venus Williams
  • Liam Neeson
  • Anderson Cooper
  • Sir Ian McKellen
  • Aly Raisman
  • Octavia Spencer
  • Tom Holland

Best Gifts For A Gemini

Alright, now that you know a little bit about the rare Gemini, you may need a little more info to find the perfect gift that will grab their attention! Let’s take a look at the color options and birthstones of the Gemini, this info might help you out a little more! 

The Gemini Color Palette 

  • Bright and sunny yellows (any shade of yellow really, but the brighter the better!) 
  • Soft foliage (soft shades of greens and teals are very calming to the Gemini’s nervous nature) 
  • Grounding grays (soft grays of varying shades will help sooth the Gemini) 

Bright and happy, Gemini love bright and shimmering colors like yellow. To balance their inner brilliance, match their brightness with some calming shades of green and gray. Think of smoky sunrises and foggy rays of sunshine. The sun shines through their favorite restaurant windows as they sit and chat with their friends. Avoid using colors that are too dark. There’s no need to bring any nervous or dark energy into your Gemini’s life! 

Gemini Birthstones

With the zodiac, each sign is associated with multiple stones. Geminis are associated with the following birthstones:  

  • Tigers Eye 
  • Topaz
  • Citrine

Always nervous and indecisive, Tigers Eye will be invaluable to the Gemini. Known as the stone of courage, tigers eye will help grow a Gemini’s confidence and strength so that they can make the decision that’s best for them and stick to it…hopefully. 

Topaz, known for calling forth inner strength, solar energy, and generosity, is the perfect match for a Gemini. The tone perfectly matches their joyful and sunny disposition. Promoting openness and honesty, this is the perfect stone for the communicative and sociable Gemini! 

Citrine, a type of quartz, is the stone of joy and balances emotions. Whenever the Gemini gets overwhelmed with their nerves, they can rely on their trusty citrine to elevate their self-esteem while they clear their minds. 

It’s game time! I’ve got some last minute advice before you go wild trying to find the perfect Gemini gift! Geminis love reading, learning, group-related activities, and problem solving. They dislike repetitive tasks, constrictive rules, and being alone. These gentle and curious creatures need to be gifted things that can adapt along with them! 

The Gemini Gift Guide

Sedona Patchwork Skirt

These one of a kind skirts are super versatile! With a smocked elastic waistband allows for this skirt to be worn around the hips or around the chest to make a one-of-a-kind dress. Any Gemini can adapt from skirt to dress in no time left! 

Sari Wrap Skirts - Warm Tones

Versatility is the name of the Gemini game! Our sari wrap skirts are handmade and can be worn as dresses, skirts, tops, shawls, and more! Each skirt is one of a kind, so your Gemini will never lose interest in these stunning skirts! 

Easy Breezy Top Crochet Kit

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Perfect for summer, why not get your Gemini a gift to hone one of their many hobbies! This crochet kit creates a gorgeous striped top that your Gemini can wear out to the beach or to their book club. Made out of herbal dyed handmade silk, the yarn included is extra soft! 

One-of-a-Kind Sari Silk Purses

Gemini’s are always toting around a bunch of books, odds-n-ends, and crafts. Why not give them a one-of-a-kind handmade bag that can carry all their goodies? With an adjustable strap, this bag can be a simple purse or a crossbody tote! 


A woman wearing a white sari wrap skirt, burgundy tights, and a burgundy shirt is holding a stack of books in a library.

Gemini’s love learning things. It’s a fact. Why not give your Gemini a book about a new hobby? We have tons of books that cover all different types of fiber arts! 

Zaria One Of A Kind Wrap Dress

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Zaria’s are a hit! With the same adjustable sizing you know and love from Darn Good Yarn, now in dress form complete with ruffles along the hem. These dresses are silky, classy, and one of a kind. Who wouldn’t love them? 

Early Spring Scarf Knitting and Crochet Kit

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Don’t stress out your indecisive Gemini! Give them a kit that is both knit and crochet so they can choose! Our early spring scarf kit comes with both knit and crochet patterns and is available in gorgeous twisted colorways!

Reclaimed Sari Medley Scarf

Couldn’t decide between the knit or crochet scarf kit? Don’t stress, we have finished scarves here for you! These sari silk medley scarves are made with 7 different strips of brightly colored sari material and each one is a mystery waiting to be unraveled. They’re super versatile and can be worn as a scarf, a shawl, a top, and a hair wrap just to name a few! 

Yarn Packs Specifically For Geminis

We have two different yarn packs that are specifically designed for us Geminis! Our zodiac and solar system packs in Gemini and Mercury will wow your Gemini with their soothing colors and delicious handmade yarn! 

Gift Card

Remember what we said about Gemini’s being indecisive? If you can’t settle on just one gift, let your Gemini decide! Give them a DGY gift card and let their curiosity go wild in our store! 


Whatever you choose to give to the Gemini in your life, they will appreciate the open and loving communication and care that you put into the relationship. They will be happy that you took the time to listen to their likes and dislikes enough to be confident in your gift giving abilities! 

While you’re shopping for your Gemini, don’t forget about yourself! Check out our other zodiac sign guides to see what items match up with your sign. Have an easy and comforting Taurus season!!

Meet the Author

Profile picture of the author, Kate Curry, wearing a dark red Nanda Poncho sitting on concrete stairs in front of brick wall.

Kate has been on the Darn Good Yarn team since 2018.

They have their degree in Creative Art Therapy & Psychology - and like crafting and animals a little too much.