DIY Astro Guide: What Your Horoscope Means This Week, 4/6/2015
The gods (that would be Beyoncé, Rihanna and Carly Rae) have gifted us with new singles this week, so no matter how much coffee you’re chugging this morning, the week is already off to a fantastic start. Thankfully, the stars and planets are in agreement. While you’re waiting for important news and crossing your fingers for a splashy tax refund, we’ve got all the updates you need to get through the week. Scroll on for the best parts of your AstroStyle horoscope.
It’s your birthday month, and there’s no better time to let your true, quirky self out. Forget decorum and shying away from the spotlight — this week, embrace everything that makes you special, and you’ll be surprised by the positive reception and attention it’ll earn you.
Buy This: While you might want to save your craziest outfits for the weekend, there’s no harm in spicing up your nine-to-five uniform. From nail wraps to sparkly pins, splurge on one of these 15 Accessories That Instantly Make Your Outfit More Fun.
TAURUS: APRIL 20 – MAY 20
Easter weekend is officially over and you’ve said sayonara to your folks. If the holiday had you feeling less than spring-y and biting your tongue over deviled eggs, shake off that negative energy and start the week off with a dose of healthy inner and outer goodness.
Read This: We’ve dogeared our copy of Better Each Day by Jessica Cassity, but we’re betting that you’ll be feeling your sunny self once you get your hands on any of these 15 Books Will Inspire You to Lead a Healthier Life.
GEMINI: MAY 21 – JUNE 20
You may have spent winter holed up, planning (or worrying) about your next side project, but spring has you shedding your cocoon and blossoming into a social butterfly. Whether you’re serving up brunch or just contributing the booze, your friends will be grateful to see your face again!
DIY This: Ruharb syrup and gin? Don’t forget our invite when you serve The Perfect Spring Cocktail for Every Party This Season.
CANCER: JUNE 21 – JULY 22
We hope you’ve made friends with your neighborhood baristas, because you’re likely to be seeing A LOT of them. From late night work prep to midnight dance marathon sessions with your besties, this week has you walking with a swagger (and a double shot of expresso).
DIY This: If you’d rather save your hard earned money for your vacation fund, we’re sharing How to Make a Pour Over Coffee Maker Out of Copper Pipe, so you can become your fave barista.
LEO: JULY 23 – AUGUST 22
Forget Friday, Wednesday is about to be your new BFF. Your social calendar is out of control (in a good way), and between making new connections with a coworker in your office and stopping by a week’s worth of birthday parties, your weekend officially starts on hump day.
Read This: While your social life might be overflowing, your makeup budget may not be so lucky. Save your moolah and change up your look with our Six Ways to DIY Spring Eyeshadow Trends Using One Palette.
VIRGO: AUGUST 23 – SEPTEMBER 22
Hello, green-eyed monster. Not you, that would be all the other signs, who’ve had a glimpse at the romantic adventures in store for you this week. We’re not talking serious commitments, but some light-hearted fun and and extra-special date nights.
LIBRA: SEPTEMBER 23 – OCTOBER 22
Whether you’re prepping your Coachella style early or you’re dying to shrug off the blazer for something a little more casual, this week has you binging on the boho lifestyle. Fringe and tie-dye are about to take over your wardrobe, and you’re not the least bit sad.
Read This: Festival-chic doesn’t have to be limited to crowded outdoor music venues. We’ve got 10 Festival Looks You Can Actually Wear Any Weekend, so you can switch up your brunch look with ease. (Photo via Mark Iantosca)
SCORPIO: OCTOBER 23 – NOVEMBER 21
You’ve got a busy work week coming your way because your talents are finally being recognized. Now is the time to get out of your snooze-ville routine and get those creative juices flowing.
Read This: While you’re poking around that new coffee place, add some journaling, brainstorming or free writing time into your schedule. We’re fans of Esquoia’s dry-erase notebook pages ($10+), but we’d be happy with any of these 15 Notebooks That Will Inspire Your Creativity.
SAGITTARIUS: NOVEMBER 22 – DECEMBER 21
Is spring break season over yet? Who cares, you’re craving some serious travel. Even if your bank account is still recovering from last year’s epic trip, hit the road with a sweet, low-key camping trip.
Read This: You can be adventurous and still want to look your best while she’s camping (or glamping) in the great outdoors. From sunscreen to waterproof makeup advice, make sure you read these 22 Beauty Tips for Your Next Outdoor Adventure.
CAPRICORN: DECEMBER 22 – JANUARY 19
You’re radiating this week, and everyone is taking notice, including yourself. In the immortal words of Nicki and Beyoncé, you’re totally feelin’ yourself right now. Harness that positive energy and hit the dressing room to give your closet a well-deserved revamp.
Shop This: Not even harsh fluorescent lights can cramp your style, so adding one (or two!) of these 22 One-Piece Swimsuits That Are Way Hot won’t be a problem for you.
AQUARIUS: JANUARY 20 – FEBRUARY 18
Sure, it might be April, but you’re ready to hit the books and learn a new skill now. Scope out your local library or scroll through our e-class offerings for a chance to prove than an (not-so) old dog can learn new tricks.
DIY This: If this weekend’s Easter bouquets had your mind whirling about how you could totally DIY them, sign up for our Flower Arranging 101 E-Class. You’ll be crafting gorgeous blooms in no time.
PISCES: FEBRUARY 19 – MARCH 20
Maybe it’s tax season getting to you or you’re just ready to buckle down on those future plans, but this week has you sharpening your number two pencils and updating your goals. Don’t worry, becoming a #girlboss doesn’t have to mean #hermitlife — you’re just doing things extra efficiently from now on.
Read This: Debating grad school or ready to take the plunge and sign up for a dreaded standardized test? We’ve got everything you need to know for How to Balance Test Prep With a Full-Time Job.
What are you planning to do this week? Let us know in the comments below, and don’t forget to check out your full AstroStyle horoscope!