DIY Astro Guide: What Your Horoscope Means This Week, 2/2/15
It’s Groundhog Day, and while most of the country is relying on Phil for winter predictions, we’re turning to some of our favorite astrologists for life advice — then turning *that* into beauty, DIY and tech advice for all of you (okay, and us too). Mercury may still be in retrograde (seriously, get it together, Mercury!), but only until February 11, so get ready for your month to improve in a major way. Whether you’re a Susan Miller fan, you’re basically besties with the AstroTwins or you’re a casual horoscope reader, here’s what you need to know for the week + what you need to DL, DIY or do to take things to the next level.
This is the week to finally get started on that super secret project you’ve been plotting in your head. Chanel your inner JK Rowling or get that shopping list ready for all those DIYs you’ve been dreaming about; this weekend is gonna be all about fostering your inner genius.
Shop This: No matter what kind of maker you are, you’re going to need a sparkly new notebook ($12) to hold all your brilliant ideas.
Pisces: February 19 – March 20
This week is about whipping your home, work and butt back into shape. Whether you’re still in holiday party mode (hey, the Super Bowl totally counts as a holiday!) or you’ve been hitting the gym regularly, this week could have you seeing results and feeling super strong.
DL This: Follow Tiffany Rothe or one of these other Fitness YouTubers for instant workout inspo.
Aries: March 21 – April 19
You’ve been rocking your job, but does your personal brand reflect all the hard work you’ve been putting into your 9-to-5? This week, you totally owe it to yourself to perfect that pitch, finally order those business cards and set up a few networking meetings — there are some big things coming your way.
Taurus: April 20 – May 20
The spring cleaning bug has bitten you early, and your decorating and organizational Pinterest boards are going to be working overtime this week. (P.S. Have you ordered Homemakers yet? No matter how big your redecorating project is, it’s full of tips for everything from your walls to your dining room table!)
Read This: Not sure where to start? Take a peek at our 14 Desk Organization Tips for the Chicest Desk and get ready for your most productive week ever.
Gemini: May 21 – June 20
Maybe you’ve been daydreaming of sandy beaches or a remote, snowy cabin just a few miles away from the slopes — this week, it’s time to ditch the dreaming and finally plan to use all those vacation days you’ve saved up.
Read This: If you’re looking for a big, splashy trip, there’s no better place to start than one of the can’t-miss hotspots featured on 2015’s Top Travel Destinations. DL the new Hopper app to pinpoint the best time to book! (photo via National Geographic)
Cancer: June 21 – July 22
This week brings new (good!) changes on the job front, so whip out that resume, because you’ll want it polished and ready at a moment’s notice.
Read This: Need some creative inspo for showing off all your accomplishments? These 10 Design-Savvy Sites Will Redesign Your Resume for You and inject some color into that plain ol’ CV. (photo via Janna Lynn Creative)
Leo: July 23 – August 22
This will come as no surprise to Leos — this week has you in the spotlight, showing off your talents. This is the week to rock your lucky skirt, try out a new smokey eye look or pull out those killer heels, whatever it takes to feel your most confident.
DIY This: Get those lips ready for the primetime with Three Ways to DIY Full Lips, Inspired by Kylie Jenner tutorial — and don’t forget to rock one of those looks for date night.
Virgo: August 23 – September 22
Mercury is still in retrograde this week, and you might be feeling the brunt of it in all directions, health and communication-wise. Keep those spirits up, make sure you’re eating your fruits and veggies and spend a little time pampering yourself.
Libra: September 23 – October 22
This week is all about celebrating your fave friends who helped get you where you are today. No matter how you’re feeling about Valentine’s Day, a Galentine’s Day brunch might be just what you need.
DIY This: We’ve got 15 DIY Beauty Gifts for Your Besties that will give you an extra excuse to toast the bubbly. (photo via Crazy About My Baybah)
Scorpio: October 23 – November 21
You better perfect that power walk, Scorpio, because your career is about to take off. Whether you’re finally landing a meet-and-greet with a VIP or someone’s showing new interest in your project, you’re gonna need an app to manage all those meetings.
Sagittarius: November 22 – December 21
Feeling tense at work and kickboxing not quite doing it for you this week? It’s time to pack a weekender bag and get the hell out of dodge. Check your local Airbnb listings and find somewhere nearby to zen out. Romantic treehouse vacation, anyone?
Capricorn: December 22 – January 19
Romance is in the air for you, lucky Capricorn, so this might be the excuse you need to splurge on some fancy lingerie, like this sweet and sexy look from Myla.
Read This: Check out our Anti-Victoria Secret Guide to Lingerie for looks that will have you feeling your most confident.
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!