DIY Astro Guide: What Your Horoscope Means This Week, 9/7/2015
Labor Day’s over, but there are still two weeks left before you have to “officially” say adieu to your summer wardrobe. As you embrace all the exciting new opportunities that September brings, scroll on to read the best parts of your AstroStyle horoscope.
Virgo: August 23 – September 22
Don’t be surprised if you suddenly feel a surge of creative energy materialize from out of nowhere. Take advantage of the opportunity by partaking in brainstorming exercises and sharing your ideas with a business partner or mentor. Big (+ exciting) things are on the horizon, Virgo, we can feel it.
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Libra: September 23 – October 22
We’re sensing major shakeups within your neighborhood #girlgang. Leave the high school cliques and drama behind by making it a point to welcome new members with open arms. Put yourself out there by meeting and greeting with people from different walks of life. The end result will be more long-lasting friendships than you can count.
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Scorpio: October 23 – November 21
In light of #MotivationalMonday, don’t forget to keep on g-o-i-n-g. Whether you believe it or not, you’re this close to achieving greatness. If projects at work are leaving you frustrated, then it may the perfect time to launch an exciting new venture as a side project of sorts. Be it a blog or innovative app, there’s no time like right now to tell the world who’s boss.
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Sagittarius: November 22 – December 21
Beware of keeping things bottled up for too long, because eventually the truth will come out. Vice versa, avoid spilling the beans at inopportune moments that could get you into hot water with the besties. Channel the real you by test-driving a crazy fashion trend or taking the plunge and getting bronde hair.
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Capricorn: December 22 – January 19
Get ready to channel your inner Dr. Phil as friends and family members seek you out for advice on navigating their personal and professional lives. While you may not have all the answers yourself, give them your two cents, so that they’ll pay back the favor when the tables are reversed. After a heavy week at work, do give yourself permission to partake in some pre-fall shenanigans.
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Aquarius: January 20 – February 18
Oh yeah. We’re sensing major developments in the romance department full speed ahead. If you’re ready to take things to the next level with bae, then conversation is key. (Read: No more secrets!) Single? Get ready to mix-and-mingle — you never know when a potential suitor could enter into your life. A routine visit to Starbucks for your first PSL of the season could result in something so much more.
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Pisces: February 19 – March 20
Balance, Pisces. It’s all about achieving that work/life balance. While there’s nothing wrong with being a total #girlboss at work, just be sure to realize that staying overtime means less time to unwind later. To avoid crashing by the weekend, create a realistic to-do list that won’t wreak havoc on your mental health and sanity.
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Aries: March 21 – April 19
Don’t shy away from the spotlight this week — you were born to stand out. Whether it’s in the form of a major sartorial statement or you’re quite literally killin’ it on the dance floor, just remember that you only live once. Use your social power for good by tweeting up a storm and raising enough money to fund a pal’s Kickstarter campaign.
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Taurus: April 20 – May 20
Cue the domestic drama, ‘cause it’s about to go down. The good news: If you can work out your family problems, then you’ll be able to put it all in the past once and for all. Be the voice of reason by seeing ALL sides and not fueling the fire just to have the upperhand in an argument. When in doubt, let bygones be bygones and hug it out!
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Gemini: May 21 – June 20
Thanks to Sunday’s upcoming solar eclipse, you may or may not have a sudden urge to redecorate your entire apartment from top to bottom. You’ve been forewarned. Save yourself the time and money by adding small accoutrements — a throw pillow here, some new curtains there — or by utilizing some good ol’ feng shui.
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Cancer: June 21 – July 22
To freelance or to continue working the 9-to-5 grind, that is the million dollar question. While both situations have their benefits (working from anywhere vs. receiving a steady paycheck), it all boils down to what YOU want. If your projects at work are becoming stale, then it may be time to put in your two weeks and play the entrepreneurship card once and for all.
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Leo: July 23 – August 22
The arrival of September has you itching for a fresh start of sorts as you contemplate heading back to school or traveling to see more of the world. On the one hand, it’s never too late to sharpen your skill set or finally obtain an MA in fashion merchandising. On the other hand, backpacking through Europe could prove to be the opportunity of a lifetime that will leave you feeling inspired + recharged.
Read This: A change in scenery is exactly what the doctor ordered. Here are five affordable + creative east coast getaways for fall that shall not be overlooked. (Photo via Win McNamee/Getty)
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!