DIY Astro Guide: What Your Horoscope Means This Week, 8/24/2015
We’re officially in the homestretch now. September, as we know it, is knocking on our door with the arrival of fall close behind it. The good news: Summer ain’t over yet. Cherish these remaining sunny days by checking off your bucket list and surrounding yourself with good people and even boozier cocktails. Put forth a “workin’ for the weekend” mentality and scroll on for the best parts of your AstroStyle horoscope.
Virgo: August 23 – September 22
Virgo, it’s your time to shine. Cue the celebratory balloons, Facebook shout-outs and HBD cards all this month (and beyond). Kick off your best year yet with a little home improvement project. In other words, allow the interior inspo pinning to start NOW.
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Libra: September 23 – October 22
It’s all about personal growth, baby! If certain projects or obligations have become more of a chore than a passion, then it may be time for a big change. Or, it could just mean that an extended weekend away is long overdue. Either way, treat yourself to a pampering session and night out with your gal pals before making any official exit strategies from work.
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Scorpio: October 23 – November 21
As summer continues to wind down (or, perhaps, heat up?!), it’s completely natural for the FOMO to start sinking in. But fear not, Scorpio. The fun doesn’t have to end just yet. Continue checking off that summer bucket list of yours by attending more parties and mixing-and-mingling with peeps outside of your entourage.
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Sagittarius: November 22 – December 21
You, Sag, are the real VIP — and we’re not just sayin’ that. We see joint ventures, exciting networking opportunities and soft product launches in your near future. In other words, success is on your side. Start polishing up your online presence and crafting a killer cover letter so that you’ll be ready when the offers start rolling in.
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Capricorn: December 22 – January 19
The best way to gather career advice? Seek out a mentor who has your dream job and pick their brain about their road to success. Start writing out ALL your goals and take a crazy chance when it presents itself. Read: If a trip to Italy is calling you, then take the dare and see where the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity takes you.
Aquarius: January 20 – February 18
Uh-oh, cue the potential relationship woes. Just because celeb couples have been calling it quits (even Kermit and Miss Piggy?!) doesn’t mean that you and bae are off to splitsville too. In fact, it may just be that you need space. Call up your girl gang ‘cause a girls’ weekend may be just what the doctor ordered.
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Pisces: February 19 – March 20
Hold tight, Pisces. It looks like all of your hard work is finally about to pay off. A personal goal or side project that you’ve been laboring away at for months is this close to becoming realized. In the upcoming weeks, gradually start releasing teasers and publicizing your venture so that it receives the attention that it deserves.
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Aries: March 21 – April 19
Workin’ on your fitness can be fun, and don’t let anyone tell you otherwise. Take baby steps by enlisting the help of a personal trainer, signing up for a class at SoulCycle or investing in cute workout gear. It’s time to get motivated so that you can run the Turkey Trot come November. #Goals
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Taurus: April 20 – May 20
Cheers to small gatherings and backyard shindigs to celebrate the end of summer, your new apartment, your best friend’s job promotion, etc. Life’s too short not to celebrate every milestone along the way. Be open to meeting new people IRL (and on Tinder) and this week will easily be one for the books.
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Gemini: May 21 – June 20
To move or not to move, that is the million dollar question. While September is *the* month for fresh beginnings, a cross-country move is not a decision to take lightly. Weigh your options carefully by exploring new locations with an open mind. The major bonus of not leaving your homebase? You can have more get-togethers with your besties and even establish a weekly vino night, game night, pasta night — you name it.
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Cancer: June 21 – July 22
Going solo, no more! It may be time to find a savvy business partner. Start seeking out potential candidates who will complement your skill set and maximize the worth of your small business. Besides having someone to disseminate responsibilities to, you’ll be able to take a vacation. You’ve earned it.
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Leo: July 23 – August 22
While you may have an urge to spend, spend, spend this week, our senses tell us that now is not the time to be throwing away your life’s savings. If you’re in the market for a new fall wardrobe, do some window shopping first. Once you decide which trends you’re really digging and simply can’t live without, you have permission to reach into your fashion fund for a small splurge.
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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!