Are you looking to redecorate or spruce up different areas of your home but don’t know where to begin? Look to the stars and take a few design hints from your Zodiac sign to inspire the process.
Aries | Mar. 21 – Apr. 19
Design Personality: Spontaneous, Daring, Confident | Design Style: Mid-Century Eclectic
Aries, ruled by fiery Mars, is an energetic and bold sign. Aries rules the mind, so a space that is expressive, colourful and unique will stimulate your imagination. Being highly inventive, it’s important to have a space where you can create freely. Whether it’s a craft room or a workstation, be sure to decorate the area with bright colours and inspirational imagery.
Taurus | Apr. 20 – May 20
Design Personality: Contemporary, Comfortable, Serene | Design Style: Boho Chic
Since Taurus is a patient, organized, and careful earth sign, a simple, streamlined environment will cultivate your calm aura. You love photography, nature and good music so Persian rugs, paintings, deep-seated leather sofas and artfully-framed photographs will do well in your space. Focus on decorating a relaxing living room where you can rest and recharge, or take action at any moment.
Gemini | May 21 – Jun. 20
Design Personality: Eclectic, Playful, Comforting | Design Style: Mid-Century Modern
Gemini is ruled by Mercury and this lively, adventurous air sign loves to be social. The perfect space for you is one that allows you to entertain with ease, making your guests feel right at home. Focus on the social areas of your home where you can create a vibrant and entertaining space using one-of-a-kind or vintage decor pieces that showcase your unique style.
Cancer | Jun. 21 – Jul. 22
Design Personality: Warm, Relaxed, Creative | Design Style: Traditional
Cancers are creative, compassionate and romantic water signs. You love being in the kitchen and always have beautifully served food and beverages prepared for any occasion. When friends gather around your table, incorporate an elegant flower arrangement as your tablescape centrepiece, complemented by personal touches and sentimental mementos scattered throughout the space.
Leo | Jul. 23 – Aug. 23
Design Personality: Glamorous, Lavish, Bold | Design Style: Modern Glam
Leos’ spaces should be bold, elegant and charming. As a fire sign, you’ll love hosting large gatherings in your dramatic and whimsical dining area, complete with your finest china. Decorate your area with bold colours and graphic prints to help create a space that’s true to your distinct style.
Virgo | Aug. 23 – Sep. 23
Design Personality: Sleek, Minimalist, Natural | Design Style: Coastal Cool
Virgos take pride in having a pristine, orderly and zen-like home. Your earthy sign loves nature and its healing properties, so make sure you surround yourself with touches of greenery, like potted plants and succulents. Create a soothing space in your home with candles, aromatherapy and comfortable cushions for all your self-care needs.
Libra | Sep. 23 – Oct. 22
Design Personality: Harmonious, Classic, Creative | Design Style: Minimalist
As the most sophisticated sign of the zodiac, a Libra’s home is usually filled with beautifully-designed pieces. Balance is important to you in all aspects of life, including your home, so opt for pieces that complement your space without feeling too overpowering or crowded. Work with a pastel colour palette to cultivate a harmonious vibe throughout your home.
Scorpio | Oct. 23 – Nov. 21
Design Personality: Elegant, Romantic, Detailed | Design Style: Industrial
Focused, intense, powerful and mysterious, Scorpios require a space where they can introspect and reflect. You love to read and journal, so create a soothing master bedroom with a blend of darker and neutral hues where you can relax after a long day. Ensure your space feels charged and magnetic by adding crystals and sage.
Sagittarius | Nov. 22 – Dec. 22
Design Personality: Adventurous, Clean, Inspiring | Design Style: Transitional
Sagittarians are inspiring, honest and optimistic, and are always looking for their next getaway. You take design cues from your worldly travels and infuse your space with inspiration from the different places you’ve visited or aspire to travel to. Take advantage of open shelving or a coffee table space to showcase your local treasures, one-of-a-kind trinkets and artisanal goods.
Capricorn | Dec. 23 – Jan. 20
Design Personality: Traditional, Functional, Minimal | Design Style: Contemporary
Capricorns love a minimal and efficient space where they can accomplish tasks easily. Create a bright, clean and organized workspace in your home to stay focused and complete your goals. Keep your area clutter-free and inspiring with organizational shelving, additional drawer space, and a decorative statement lamp.
Aquarius | Jan. 20 – Feb. 18
Design Personality: Traditional, Functional, Minimal | Design Style: Scandinavian
Aquarius’ are the rulers of all things modern and futuristic. While your home is likely outfitted with all of the latest tech, you’re also keen on weaving eco-friendly pieces into your decor. Curate a gallery wall in your living room by pressing flowers into frames or opt for decorative elements featuring natural materials like wood and stone.
Pisces | Feb. 18 – Mar. 20
Design Personality: Cozy, Calm, Dreamy | Design Style: Rustic
Designed with a dreamy aesthetic, Pisces’ spaces encourage rest and relaxation, exuding a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Create an inspiring space in your living room where you can journal with a cup of coffee in hand or have your friends over for a DIY craft night. Keep it comfortable with ample seating, cozy throw blankets and plush pillows.
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