Monthly Gift Guide | August

Happy Birthday, August babes! Check out our curated August Gift Guide for thoughtfully-curated, unique gift ideas.

    • Did you know?  August was named for the first Roman emperor, Augustus Caesar, in 8 bce. Its original name was Sextilus, Latin for “sixth month,” indicating its position in the early Roman calendar.
    • August in other languages | Серпень {Ukrainian}, أُغُسْطُس {Arabic}, 8月{Japanese}, agosto {Italian} 

Notable August highlights:

    • Birthstones
      • peridot
      • Spinel
      • Sardonyx
    • Flower:
      • gladiolus
      • poppy
    • Zodiac Signs:
      • ♌ Leo {July 23 -August 22}
        • Traits: fire sign, fixed. Compassion and big-heartedness, consciousness, drive, and natural leadership are the four main characteristics of the Leo personality. Leos are known for their generosity of time, energy, respect, and money.
        • Symbolism: lion, roman numeral 4
      • ♍ Virgo {August 23 - September 22}
        • Traits: earth sign, mutable. known for being perfectionists, can be meticulous and single-minded in their pursuit of improvement. However, this also makes them extremely dedicated to the people in their lives, and helps them find success professionally.
        • Symbolism: harvest maiden
    • Awareness:
      • American Artists Appreciation Month
      • National Back to School Month
      • National Wellness Month

    Hashtag Holidays 

    • August 1: Respect for Parents Day 
    • August 2: National Coloring Book Day 
    • August 8: International Cat Day 
    • August 9: National Book Lovers Day 
    • August 10: National Lazy Day
    • August 11: National Sons and Daughters Day 
    • August 12: International Youth Day and World Elephant Day 
    • August 13: International Lefthanders Day 
    • August 14: National Financial Awareness Day 
    • August 15: National Relaxation Day 
    • August 16: National Tell a Joke Day 
    • August 19: World Photo Day and World Humanitarian Day 
    • August 20: National Lemonade Day 
    • Famous Birthdays
      • August 1: Granny Smith
      • August 4: Barack Obama
      • August 11: Chris Hemsworth
      • August 23: Kobe Bryant
      • August 29: Michael Jackson

    These are just a few of the many awareness and appreciation days.
    Click here for a much more comprehensive list.

    Zodiac Perfumette Card {12 Celestial Scents}

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    Dictionary of Obscure Sorrows

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    Zodiac Hair Perfume Serum {12 Celestial Scents}

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    Sliding Match Box {multiple designs}

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    Zodiac Perfume Travel Spray {12 Celestial Scents}

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    Library Travel Tin Candles | Literary Greats {Multiple Scents}

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    Zodiac Bamboo Ankle Socks

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    Mini Art Print on Handmade Paper {multiple designs}

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    Jewelled Hair Clips | Pack of 2 {Multiple Colourways}

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    Geode Bath Bombs {Multiple Colors & Scents}

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    Pilot Kakuno Fountain Pen {multiple colors + nib sizes}

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    Maybe | A Story About the Endless Potential in All of Us

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    Welcome to the Museum Book Collection | Oceanarium {Trinick}

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    Dystopian Literary Collection | Enamel Pins {Multiple Styles}

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    Matted Book Art | Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

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    Matted Book Art | 1984

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    Notebook | Bingo

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    Lamy Crystal Ink {multiple colors}

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    Zodiac Body Veil Lotion {12 Celestial Scents}

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    Golden Rulers {12”} | Standard Issue Collection {multiple styles}

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    Untranslatable Words Card Set

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    Celebration Leopards {mini}

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    Ballpoint Pen | Archive Collection

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