DIY Astro Guide: What Your Horoscope Means This Week, 3/2/15
Sure, the snow may still insist on coming down, but this week has you shaking off those winter blues and channeling spring’s party mode. Between House of Cards finally coming back and a catchy new song from Carly Rae Jepsen that we bet you’ll really (really, really) like, the weather can’t hold you down. We hope you got all that relaxation in last week, because it’s definitely going to pay off. Scroll on for the best of what the AstroTwins are predicting for your week ahead.
You’re ready for your spring wardrobe now, but maybe wait a few days before clicking purchase. The weather isn’t the only thing in flux this week, and nothing’s worse the buyer’s remorse. Rather than risk shopping regret, focus your energy on some dramatic style changes you can make without whipping out your credit card or the shears.
Read This: Start your week off with this stylish spin on your favorite ’90s ponytail. Whether you’re ready to send yourself to remedial braiding school or you can French braid in your sleep, our full tutorial has you covered.
ARIES: MARCH 21 – APRIL 19
We know that those New Year’s resolutions seem so far away, but this week will have you making a major breakthrough on whatever you resolved to fix, amp up or start in 2015. Not so into resolutions? Maybe a 30-Day Paleo challenge or a month-long pass to a new yoga studio is more your style. Whatever you decide, this week has you feeling pumped and energized for that spring break trip that’s heading your way.
Read This: We’re sharing Five New Health Trends that you’ll want to explore this year. If juicing or paleo aren’t your thing, you’ve got a few more options. Us? We’ll take brothing any day. (image via The Man Repeller)
TAURUS: APRIL 20 – MAY 20
While everyone else was dying of cabin fever, you’ve spent the past few months quietly planning a major project that reflects all your creativity. Whether it’s a huge home improvement or you’re ready to unveil a DIY masterpiece, this is the week to show off your hard work to all your friends.
Make This: No matter what stage your project is in, it’s time to revel in your creativity. Show the world just how #flawless you and your brilliant ideas are with these DIY Typography Tights.
GEMINI: MAY 21 – JUNE 20
Cupid is back in action this week, so if you’ve grown bored with the same-old, same-old dating sites, check out your local bookstore or music venue for fun new activities. Like-minded people flock together, right? If you’re not ready to approach a stranger hottie, maybe check out a new dating app to switch up your swiping game.
Download This: Grab your bestie and be each other’s wingwoman on Double (free on iOS), the app that lets you search for double dates. Perfect for anyone who’s wary of online dating, you’ll feel extra confident with your partner-in-crime by your side.
CANCER: JUNE 21 – JULY 22
You’re feeling a major urge to get ahead, and we don’t just mean career-wise. This week has you speeding things up and maximizing efficiency, whether it’s with a new calendar or food delivery app. With all that extra time, you’ll finally be able to cross a few more things off your list, like one of these tasty cakes or sampling drinks at that hot new restaurant.
Download This: As avid readers, we’re huge fans of Short, an app that predicts exactly how long it’ll take you to read your backlog of articles and blog posts. You’ll be able to budget your reading time wisely, so you can make time for every juicy new read. (Free on iOS)
LEO: JULY 23 – AUGUST 22
This week has you back on track and feeling extra social, so why not channel all that positive energy into a career boost? Scope out the other employees in your cafeteria or finally take up your friend’s invitation for happy hour with her coworkers for a glimpse into how other people are killin’ it at their jobs.
Read This: Last month, we shared the Top 25 Jobs in America. If you’ve been contemplating a job change, chatting with somebody in one of these professions could have a major impact on your career decisions.
VIRGO: AUGUST 23 – SEPTEMBER 22
While everyone was satisfied with New York Fashion Week, we know you’ve still got your eyes on Fashion Month, including last week’s London Fashion Week. If all those runway looks have you ready to whip out your credit card, make sure your closet has room for all those new goodies before you sign your name on the dotted line.
Host This: There’s no better time to clean out and refresh what’s in your closet than after a major fashion breakthrough. Follow our tips on how to host an amazing clothing swap — your friends and your credit card will thank you.
LIBRA: SEPTEMBER 23 – OCTOBER 22
This week has you officially over the weather and all the party cancellations it rudely caused. After a weekend of binge watching House of Cards, you’re dangerously close to succumbing to cabin fever, and it’s time for a change of pace. Whether you’re scheduling a hot and steamy date night out with your boo or you’re having the whole gang over for a boozy brunch party, this week has you flexing your hostess muscles.
Make This: Just because Carnival was last month doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate this boisterous holiday in the middle of March. All it takes is one bite of these 14 Global Dishes for an EPIC Carnival Celebration, and you and your guests be feeling the festive vibes. (image via Weber)
SCORPIO: OCTOBER 23 – NOVEMBER 21
Watch out for Murphy’s Law — this week, you’ll want to prep your tech, double check your calendar and maybe do some inventory on the expiration dates on your beauty and hair products. If you’ve been feeling like your skincare routine needs an upgrade, this could be the week to splurge.
Read This: Charcoal is hotter than ever, especially when it’s paraban free. Pick up this mask ($17) or any of the other paraben-free items on our Detox Your Beauty Routine Guide to start the month off with some all-natural beauty.
SAGITTARIUS: NOVEMBER 22 – DECEMBER 21
Don’t get too comfy in your current desk chair, because it looks like you could be getting a major upgrade over the next two weeks. Whether it’s a new job offer or a surprise promotion, you’re about to be a bigger #girlboss than ever.
Read This: We’re basically obsessed with these 15 Career Tips from Our Favorite Girl Bosses. If you’re racing up the career ladder, these ladies have all the advice you need to take on the corporate and creative world.
CAPRICORN: DECEMBER 22 – JANUARY 19
You can’t put your finger on it, but you’ve been feeling like there’s just something missing from your home. Don’t ditch the drapes or run out for paint samples — sometimes all it takes is a dance party to get your home feeling like you again. Invite your besties over for a girls’ night, pour yourselves a few glasses of wine and rehash those moves from your sixth-grade talent show for the ultimate midweek pick me up.
Buy This: Any of these 10 Stylish Speakers to Bring the Party will kick off your epic dance party, but we especially love how bright and colorful these Giant Gem Speakers ($40) will look on your stylish side table.
AQUARIUS: JANUARY 20 – FEBRUARY 18
Forget the Carly Rae Jepsen — this week, it looks like you’re going to be breaking out your sultry playlist. Cue up the Fifty Shades of Grey soundtrack — or, let’s be real, any Prince album — and get ready for the sparks to fly.
Read This: We’ve got a Romantic Massage Cheat Sheet so you can wow your SO with your super savvy skills.
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!