DIY Astro Guide: What Your Horoscope Means This Week, 4/13/2015
If you’re anything like us, you spent the weekend thankful that the sun was cooperating and Game of Thrones was finally back on our TV screens. Sure, Tax Day may be trying to put a damper on our week, but once Wednesday hits, there’s only two more days until the weekend. Whether you submitted your taxes ages ago or you’re scrounging up all those receipts for an April 14 cram session, take a break from punching numbers and scroll on for the best parts of your AstroStyle horoscope.
This week marks the end of your month-long birthday celebration. Even if you and your BFFs toasted and blew out candles weeks ago, take some time to celebrate yourself. After finally submitting your taxes (and maybe earning back a hefty refund), you totally deserve it.
Read This: If you’re not ready to drop some cash on a treat-yo’-self gift (we wish!), we’ve got all the eye candy you need. Scroll through our 18 Must-Follow Instagrams for Ultimate #ShoeInspo. (Photo via @hellofashionblog)
TAURUS: APRIL 20 – MAY 20
You’re totally feeling the social vibes this week. While you’re bringing everyone together for an epic brunch party or overseeing a group project like a #girlboss, channel those leadership vibes, but make sure you’re giving everyone a chance to speak.
Read This: It’s finally warming up, and that means firing up the grill and eating in the sun. Get those party plans in motion this weekend, and check out Gaby Dalkin’s tips to Host an Outdoor Party like an Instagram Goddess. (Photo via @whatsgabycooking)
GEMINI: MAY 21 – JUNE 20
You’ve been brainstorming, and that big “aha!” moment is finally happening — but not without a little work on your end. Sign up for a yoga class and relax your mind, or keep a notebook in your pocket to track all those stray thoughts. Your moment of supreme brilliance is imminent.
Read This: For that extra push of creative confidence, we’re recommending Austin Kleon’s Show Your Work ($10), but really any of our 10 Must-Read Books Creative People Will Love will get those creative juices flowing.
CANCER: JUNE 21 – JULY 22
There’s going to be a shakeup at work, but don’t start stressing about pink slips just yet. While it might feel natural to grumble about another major project, this one will have major implications on your career — in a good way.
LEO: JULY 23 – AUGUST 22
Does the #Coachella tag on Insta have you wishing you could take a week off and jam in the sun? Even if a crowded music venue isn’t your thing, this week has you craving that #vacationlife.
Read This: We know you don’t like to blend in with the crowd, and we’ve got your back. Flash tats and flower crowns are on-trend, but splurge on any of these Five Non-Boho Ways to Dress for Every Summer Festival to turn heads and inspire major outfit envy.
VIRGO: AUGUST 23 – SEPTEMBER 22
You’re rolling in the FEELINGS this week, and there’s no better cure than spending some quality time with Y-O-U. Whether you’re nursing a broken heart or feeling nervous about diving into new love, take a few days to focus on what you really want. You’ll head into the weekend feeling empowered and recharged.
Read This: While you’re discovering yourself, why not add a few new beauty products to your makeup arsenal. Take a quick peek at our guide to Finding Your Celebrity Beauty Muse for hair, style and beauty suggestions inspired by your fave celebs.
LIBRA: SEPTEMBER 23 – OCTOBER 22
This is the week to shake off those housing blues, no matter what their cause is. Sometimes all it takes is a quick, but necessary convo about establishing new cleaning rules with your roommates or finally scheduling that trip to IKEA to reinstate the zen in your life.
Read This: Not all blues are created equally. If you’re missing your fam, plan an incredible summer vacation that’ll bring everyone together for a marathon of embarrassing memories and your mom’s cooking. While you could go to the usual spot, we bet you’ll enjoy these 14 Airbnbs With Incredible Stories. (Photo via Airbnb)
SCORPIO: OCTOBER 23 – NOVEMBER 21
You’re proving that you don’t need a Fitbit or a fancy Apple watch to conquer any workout goals. From adding a few extra blocks to your walking routine to upping your weights at your early a.m. boot camp class, this week has you feeling like a fitness champion.
Make This: Keep showing your body some love with a homemade meal to eat at work. It might seem like a ton a work, but we promise that in just a few minutes, you can have Two Healthy, Make-Ahead Lunches to Rock the Work Week.
SAGITTARIUS: NOVEMBER 22 – DECEMBER 21
We know checking all those boxes and signing on the dotted line wasn’t your favorite activity, but it did get your taxes done in time. Channel all that productivity into your next major project: all the clutter that’s been stressing you out. Take the #KonMari route or go old school and just grab a duster — either way, you’ll appreciate your clean home.
Read This: We know it can be hard to keep all those cleaning details together… so don’t. Save your brain space for more important matters and let a printable do all the work for you. Any one of these 11 Free Printable Checklists will help conquer your spring cleaning. (Photo via Fab ‘n’ Free)
CAPRICORN: DECEMBER 22 – JANUARY 19
You may have been feeling stuck in a dating rut, but that’s all about to end. Get ready to start singing along to all those cheesy pop songs on your secret playlist (we won’t tell). Add some fun nails or a flirty hairstyle to your routine so your look can keep up with your starry eyes.
DIY This: It might not be wedding season yet, but that doesn’t mean you can’t experiment with one of these Three Half Up, Half Down Hairstyles You Can DIY All Wedding Season Long.
AQUARIUS: JANUARY 20 – FEBRUARY 18
Sure, every friend group is special, but we know you secretly think your BFFs rule them all. Whether you’re scheduling a marathon phone session or you’re celebrating together in person, spend this week celebrating the people who are your number one champions.
Buy This: Did you know they make grownup versions of those BFF 4Ever necklaces you loved in middle school? Scroll through our 10 Best Gifts for Your Bestie (and You) for some gifting inspo, like this Morse Code Bracelet ($24).
PISCES: FEBRUARY 19 – MARCH 20
Hey there, Eco Goddess. You’re feeling those Earth Day vibes early, and this week has you reevaluating everything from your beauty routine to your cleaning products for any nefarious chemicals.
Read This: Going all-green-everything doesn’t have to be a major disruption to your routine. We’re taking our cues from Sophia Bush after she revealed her Nine Eco-Beauty Tips + Life Hacks to us.
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!