Your Perfect Astrology Color Palette (And Colors You Should Avoid)
Whether Mercury is in Retrograde or it’s smooth astrological sailing, we thought we should lay down some truth on the colors that YOUR sign ought and ought not be wearing for inner peace and outer fierceness.
The colors (yes colors plural) that correspond with you zodiac take a few things into account, so when it comes to picking an outfit that’s in your zodiac wheel house you need to keep in mind that it’s more of palette and less of a Elle Woods pink only outfit decision. The color you rock says a lot about your Libra personality or Taurus personality. How’s that for color theory?
But remember this, picking the wrong color for your astrological sign is what we’re trying to avoid at all costs. Here are the best and the worst colors for your zodiac sign.
Aries Color PaLETte
Confident, sultry Aries. You wear your passionate energy on your sleeve. And those sleeves should be deep colors like blood orange, red, and even eggplant. It’s no surprise that a fiery Aries personality hailing from Mars should wear the color that represents fire and blood. However, if fire and brimstone is a little too much for Sunday brunch, try off-white and cream, they will calm down even the most chaotic rams. This may come as a surprise to all-businesses Aries signs, but black is a color that you should avoid like Times Square at Santa-Con. Black does not harmonize well with others and represent Saturn, your sworn enemy. Also avoid white and pink, these colors will dim your independent and creative nature.
Your Zodiac Color Palette - Red, Camel, Mustard, Rust, Eggplant
Your Zodiac Color Palette No-nos - Black, White, Pink
Taurus Color Palette
If there’s any sign that’s going to be pretty in pink it’s hands down going to be Taurus. Reliable, patient and grounded, Taurus should dress for success in a color that will shake up their responsible side but still remain tethered to the earth. What better colors to achieve that look than bubbly pink, and if you’re really feeling spunky maroon. That doesn’t mean you have to kick those sensible colors out of your closet though Taurus. White and black are two colors that help you come to practical and stable decisions. Red, however, does not. Wear red and your typically level headed nature will turn into some of your less than sparkling attributes like stubbornness.
Taurus Zodiac Color Palette - Black, Bubble Gum Pink, Forrest Green
Taurus Zodiac Color Palette No-nos - Red, Purple
Gemini Color Palette
Gentle, affectionate, but sometimes indecisive Gemini. Naturally creative, you need a color that symbolizes creation and what better color than green. Green comes in so many different shades that even the most fickle Gemini can pin down their favorite piece in no time. White and pink are some other colors to fold into the mix when you’re feeling the need to express yourself, however, If you need some time off from the whirlwind that is the creative process Gemini, don’t be afraid to reach for black - it will help you make some tough decisions and keep anxiety at bay. So even if you feel that black doesn’t represent you as a creative, remember trendy Gemini, black is always the new black. All that good creative energy can turn restless in red and colors in that family Caring Twins so avoid those colors for peace of mid.
Gemini Color Palette - Light Green, White, Rose
Gemini Color Palette No-nos - Red, Orange
Cancer Color Palette
Moonchild, your caring and sensitive nature needs a color that represents the ebb and flow of the tide. Although water might seem calm, remember there is strength in a current. Your zodiac color palette should mirror a beautiful day at the beach. Blue for the water, white for the sands, and yellow for a sunny day. Yellow, which represents your planet Jupiter is auspicious is exactly what to wear for success. All black will make you feel pessimistic and gloomy, so avoid it at all costs. You need flowy silhouettes, floral accents, warm yellow colors, and the occasional little red dress to re-energize and keep you focused.
Cancer Color Palette: Seafoam Green, Blue, White, Mustard
Cancer Color Palette No-nos: Black, Burgundy
Leo Color Palette
Strong willed, self-starter Leo. You are no stranger to taking the lead, so you need colors that will help you do that in style. Bold like you’re ruling planet the sun, orange and yellow is what to wear when you’re closing the deal and charming your audience into a stupor. Think royalty the next time you shop and reach for purples, golds, red, and gold. There are not a lot of colors that Leo’s can’t rock but do stay away from pastels and beige, they will turn your strong personality from charismatic to plain exhausting,
Leo Color Palette - Eggplant, Gold, Orange, Copper
Leo Color Palette No-nos - Pale Pink, Light Blue, White
Virgo color palette
You are particular about the way you interact with the world. You have no time for fickleness and indecision. The colors that will help you make and stick to your guns are reserved colors like brown, grey and light colors like peach, mauve, light blue, green, and of course black. Mixing black and green is the perfect way for Virgos to add a little color yet remain focused on the task at hand. Not one for stepping out of their routine, Virgos might feel out of sorts when the experiment with bolder colors so avoid red to stay true to your nature. However, it wouldn’t hurt to throw navy blue into the mix every once in awhile.
Virgo Color Palette - Black, Grey, Peach, Light Blue
Virgo Color Palette No-Nos - Red, Orange, Chartreuse
Libra Color Palette
Gentle and intelligent, Libras are constantly looking for harmony and symmetry in life. Not one to be gaudy or extra, their ideal colors match their harmonious and balanced aesthetic. For good vibes only white, tan, and pink are the way to go. Black is also completely on brand for most Libras who are looking to keep it classic and classy. If there’s one thing that will throw the Libra chi off it’s mixing and matching to many bold colors. This upsets the balance that Libras like to keep at all time. So keep it simple, and don’t wear more than two colors and cuts at the same time
Libra Color Palette - Pastel Pink, Cream, Black
Libra Color Palette No-Nos - Neon Colors
Scorpio Color Palette
Resourceful, brave, and occasionally (OK more than occasionally) stubborn Scorpio, your style and taste is unmatched and will often keep people guessing. The Scorpio personality is one of passionate which usually means you should have a wardrobe to match. Keep an eye out for sexy silhouettes in dark purple, maroon, rust and black. Basically, Scorpio, get your Rhiannon on. Your outfits are completely determined by your intense opinions and moods so pale and light colors don’t align with the way you think. Don’t be afraid to mix and match unique pieces, you are an expert at keeping people guessing.
Scorpio Color Palette - Violet, Burnt orange, Pomegranate, Black
Scorpio Color Palette No-Nos - Bubble Gum Pink and White
SaGittarius Color Palette
Optimistic and energetic Sagittarius, if you're not turning up the heat with your wardrobe you are not living your full truth. Brighten up the room with your can-do Sagittarius personality and a full spectrum of color. Mix in some red and royal blue if you're feeling like you need an extra burst of energy but avoid black and murky colors, they will completely alter your mood for the worst.
Sagittarius Color Palette - Saffron, Cornflower Blue, Sienna
Sagittarius Color Palette No-Nos - Black, Green, Pink
Capricorn Color palette
Contemplative Capricorn, you need wardrobe that helps you make those tough decisions that you're mulling over. So you're going to stick with colors that are minimalistic and practical. Grey, khaki, and navy blue will help caring, careful Capricorn but don't be afraid to wear some red when you're feeling like taking the leap. However avoid yellow at all costs, all it will do is make your Capricorn personality feel restless and antsy.
Capricorn Color Palette - Grey, Navy Blue, White, Khaki, Black
Capricorn Color Palette No-Nos - Yellow, Neons, Purple
AquariuS Color Palette
You're a dreamer airy Aquarius who's ready to take to the sky. So think modern, sleek, and upward. Because you belong in the sky, think of all the colors that will bring you there. Your wardrobe should reflect the way light interact with the clouds and the sky. Electric blues and silver linings. Although you can rock a chic all black ensemble, avoid it if you can Aquarius. Your Aquarius personality traits allow you the forward thinking strength to wear bright patterns that turn heads.
Aquarius Color Palette - Silver, Sky Blue, Yellow, White, Lilac
Aquarius Color Palette No-Nos - Black, Orange, Gold
Pisces Color palette
Your mystical and emotional Pisces so your outfits should express some of those feelings for you. Yellow is a color of cheer and optimism and perfect for when you get in a gloomy mood. Always pursue hopefully and light colors like lavender and peaches to help you stay on the bright side of life. Bold, deep colors will only exacerbate your more drama filled tendencies so avoid them at all costs.
Pisces Color Palette - Peach, Cotton Candy Blue, Lavender, White
Pisces Color Palette No-Nos - Red and Blue
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