Whether you're a firm believer that there is a power behind horoscopes, or just enjoy reading them for fun, what you perhaps weren’t aware of is that each star sign comes with its own “power colours”. Below, we’ve compiled a list of the colours for each star sign, and how you can incorporate them into your wardrobe.
Cancer (June 21 - July 22): Silver
A water sign, silver is Cancer’s go to colour, reflecting the shiny, shimmery nature of the sign’s element. Calming anxieties and inciting a sense of mystery, whilst simultaneously mirroring Cancer’s desire to be a high achiever, there weren’t many other colours that would be as befitting for the sign as silver.
Leo (July 23 - August 22): Orange
Leo’s exude warmth and creativity, and what colour is more warming than that of orange. Characterised by their bold nature, it comes as no surprise that orange is one of Leo’s optimum colours, as it is sure to exude that bold, vibrancy that epitomises Leo’s nature.
Virgo (August 23 - September 22): Brown
One of the earth signs, Virgos and the colour brown are a match made in heaven. Virgos are characterised by their sense of calm in the middle of uncertainty, their adaptability to change and their ability to support those around them. As such, it is no surprise that earthy tones are a go to colour for Virgos.
Libra (September 23 - October 22): Pink
Known for their sweet and loving nature, the colour pink is a symbol of this characteristic of Libra. A calming colour, the hues and tones of pink promote the tranquility and fun nature of the sign, and are a go to colour for this star sign.
Scorpio (October 23 - November 21): Black
Scorpios are known for their mysterious and hard to know nature, symbolised through their wardrobe by the colour black. Scorpios are naturally drawn to darkness and the night, seeing it as the perfect hiding place, something which can be reflected within their wardrobe choices.
Sagittarius (November 22 - December 21): Purple
Positive attitudes are symbolic of the Sagittarius star sign, and the spirituality, awareness and philosophy of the colour purple are what make it the perfect colour for this sign of the zodiac. A regal colour, purple is the sure sign of luck and prosperity, highlighting the optimism of the Sagittarius mindset and making it a beautiful colour to wear throughout the year.
Capricorn (December 22 - January 19): Charcoal Grey
Capricorns are no nonsense, known for their reliability and their love of tradition. Grey, or Charcoal Grey, is the epitome of a colour that is timeless, will always be on trend and never lets you down. It draws on the Capricorn desire for stability, and embraces that in the fashion form.
Aquarius (January 20 - (February 18): Blue
Unsurprisingly, blue is the go to colour for “the water bearer”, Aquarius. Drawing on the etymology of the sign, blue embodies the “aqua”, “water” aspect of the star sign. Known for being loners, blue symbolises the often cold nature that can sometimes be associated with the star sign that embraces solitude and singularity.
Pisces (February 19 - March 20): Seafoam Green
Pisces is known as the “healing” sign, famed for its renewable and rejuvenating nature, seafoam green embraces the natural side of Pisces, without neglecting the signs origins in the water element. As a Pisces, seafoam green is the ideal colour for incorporating into your wardrobe.
Aries (March 21 - April 19): Red
Known for their passionate side, it comes as no surprise that red is the go to colour for Aries. Show your fiery and sultry side by going all red or incorporating a splash of the powerful colour into your outfit.
Taurus (April 20 - May 20): Green
The colour green reflects the hues of nature, and with Taurus being one of the earth elements, it comes as no surprise that it is a go to colour for the star sign. The colour green supposedly boosts the feeling of a spiritual connection with the earth and Mother Nature, and incorporating it into your wardrobe can be energising for Taurus.
Gemini (May 21 - June 20): Yellow
Geminis are energetic and cheerful and so it’s no surprise that yellow is the colour for this sign. Comfortable being introverts and extroverts, Geminis can embrace the whole spectrum of yellow tones to suit their mood and embody that energy and brightness that is characteristic of their sign.