Your essential guide to the week ahead from Citizen Femme’s resident astrologer, Zana Wilberforce.
Think of this week’s full moon in Virgo on Saturday, 27 February as a cleansing finale to a hectic month, astrologically speaking. It’s the last full moon of the winter season, marking a period of transition that leans in on classic Virgo themes of healing and health in preparation for spring.
December 22 – January 19
Your entrepreneurial nature is on fire at the moment, Capricorn. You can channel this week’s moonbeams in Virgo by simply taking a well-earned break. Of course, you’re not one to do things half-heartedly, even in matters of rest. Check out Coupette in Bethnal Green for a selection of take-away cocktails to spice up your weekend and truly let your hair down.
January 20 – February 18
Check in with your intimate side under this lunation, Aquarius. Your innate need for change, freedom, and independence isn’t going anywhere, but the influence of a Virgo full moon this weekend signals a way to slow down with purpose. Listen to The Row’s soothing monthly playlists on Spotify for a meditative break from the screen.
February 19 – March 20
The stars serve up a boost in your seventh house of committed relationships this week, Pisces. Your free-spirited nature means that you may overlook the finer details from time to time, but the Virgo full moon requires the opposite. Hit up Nonna Tonda’s fresh pasta deliveries for a chance to recreate the restaurant experience from home and chitter-chatter away to your heart’s content.
March 21 – April 19
A lifestyle reboot could be coming your way when the Virgo full moon beams into your sixth house of health. Your boundless energy has to be channelled somewhere, ideally with a routine in place and plenty of variety at that. Check out BLOKtv for an array of live fitness classes and a flexible timetable that can be tailored to your hectic work schedule.
April 20 – May 20
A major moment of completion could come your way this week, Taurus, with a full moon in Virgo on 27 February. If you’ve been particularly disciplinary in the past few weeks, you’ll certainly be reaping the rewards under these feel-good moonbeams. Treat yourself to Maison Margiela’s Replica Beach Vibes candle as a self-reward.
May 21 – June 20
This week’s Virgo full moon beams in your domestic fourth house. Even the smallest changes to the intricacies of your day have a way of keeping you entertained and content during the monotony of lockdown, Gemini. You’re considered a bookish sign for your curiosity, and Luster by Raven Leilani is one way to occupy yourself in between work tasks, Pilates classes, and Zoom cocktails.
June 21 – July 22
This week’s stars are serving an earthy mash-up of planets, including a full moon in Virgo on 27 February. Full moons represent a period of completion or transition, so tap into your emotions this week with a dose of mindfulness. Real moments of silence and solitude keep you sane – and curling up with a book in a warm bath most certainly counts! Add French Girl Menthe Sea Soak bath salts for a transportive twist.
July 23 – August 22
We can always rely on you, Leo, to be the life of the party, and your zest is back in full swing this week with a full moon in Virgo. Craving the company of kindred spirits? Check out Dolly Alderton’s latest guest appearance in a Sex and the City mini-series from the Sentimental Garbage podcast.
August 23 – September 22
Now that Mercury’s no longer in retrograde, your natural knack for conversation is back on form. It’s easy for you to charm with words, and the sound of your voice is enough to magnetise intriguing characters. Check out Arlo Parks’ debut album Collapsed In Sunbeams on Spotify for the poetic lyrics and Parks’ soothing spoken word intervals.
September 23 – October 22
As a sign that favours the finer things in life, like soothing aromas and pretty jewellery (blame Venus), you’re all for indulging this week with a full moon in tasteful Virgo. If you haven’t already, be sure to check out Malcolm & Marie on Netflix starring Zendaya and John David Washington for sheer cinematic pleasure and that one dress.
October 23 – November 21
Time to whack on the overalls and finish up on those last-minute housebound projects once and for all, Scorpio. This week’s Virgo full moon puts your homeware game high up on your agenda after months of scouting out the most alluring shade of sage green for your kitchen. Attune your fine eye for interiors with a flick through Travel by Design, an anthology of travel photographs captured by designers.
November 22 – December 21
Your freedom-seeking tendencies are on red alert this week, Sag. A searing need to stray from your comfort zone is at an all-time high, though there’s nothing new there. To alleviate lockdown fatigue and satiate your eternal need to try new things, hit up a craft beer delivery service like Flavourly for a transportive tasting experience.