Your essential guide to the week ahead from Citizen Femme’s resident astrologer, Zana Wilberforce.
A mishmash of moving planets changes up the mood this week, following the weekend’s sensitive new moon in Pisces. Look out for subtle changes in communication when Mercury enters intuitive Pisces on Monday 15 March.
The Sun enters Aries on Saturday 20 March during the Spring Equinox, marking a fresh-start energy worth celebrating! Tune into any impulsive habits in matters of the heart this coming Sunday when love planet Venus enters fiery Aries.
December 22 – January 19
Your entrepreneurial pursuits take on a visionary approach this week with the influence of Mercury entering perceptive Pisces on Monday 15 March. Putting your genius business endeavours to paper is all part of the fun. Check out Adwoa Aboah’s latest collab with Papier for journal inspiration.
January 20 – February 18
Remember fun? From Monday to Friday, the Sun spends its final days in Pisces before moving into energetic Aries for a month. The swish dinners and impromptu dance parties are likely to swing back in motion in good time, within safe guidelines of course. Check out independent jewellery brand ÉLIOU ahead of the future shindigs and shenanigans to come.
February 19 – March 20
‘Watch this space’ is your motto of the week with Mercury entering your sign on Monday 15 March. You have planetary permission to use your artistic outlook to better the world. Whatever your art form, Vogue Visionaries is here to help – a new series of masterclasses on YouTube featuring some of the UK’s most brilliant creative minds.
March 21 – April 19
With the Sun moving into your sign this weekend, you’re ready to emerge from hibernation as your bold self. Round out the last of Pisces season with some downtime before your boundless energy makes a return. CF recommends watching Promising Young Woman on Netflix, a radical genre-bending thriller that combines serious issues with black comedy.
April 20 – May 20
This week, your ruling planet Venus shifts into dynamic Aries. For the next four weeks, your approach to love will be bold, spontaneous, and restless. Do take this cosmic shift to connect with matters of the heart with the help of Alain de Botton’s iconic novel On Love, a charming look at the thrills and pitfalls of romance.
May 21 – June 20
With your ruling planet Mercury moving into daydreamer Pisces, your communication tactics could take on a poetic approach this week. Let yourself be lyrical and embrace the fantastical with the help of BYREDO’s new fragrance, Mixed Feelings, a scent that provides comfort and draws on our current, collective state of mind.
June 21 – July 22
You could find yourself slipping into a happy work rhythm as you buckle down for the next four weeks. Remember to prioritise your health and be mindful of the boundaries you’ve created between work and play by actually applying them to begin with. For a self-care kick, Susanne Kaufmann’s latest product drop offers a feel-good boost to the skin’s metabolism.
July 23 – August 22
The start of Aries season coincides with the Spring Equinox, and you’ll be glad to have more energy with your ninth house of adventure in full glow. It’s likely you’re already crossing off picnic dates in the park as soon as we’re allowed. Go all out with this bougie Provençal-inspired picnic basket designed by Marcel Wanders for Alessi.
August 23 – September 22
From Monday to Friday, your mind is consumed by big ideas inspired by your ruling planet Mercury visiting daydreamer Pisces. If you’re having trouble deciphering thoughts from feelings, try yin yoga for a contemplative approach to moving the body and stimulating the mind.
September 23 – October 22
Venus entering Aries will whet your appetite for luxury and impulsive spending this week, Libra. Ditch the overpriced T-shirts and pre-order Otegha Uwagba’s part-memoir and part-cultural commentary We Need to Talk About Money to help keep your finances in check.
October 23 – November 21
Your spiritual superpowers are on high alert this week when Mercury enters enchanting Pisces on Monday 15 March. Immerse yourself in deep conversations with your closest confidantes and stream well-known opera pieces by Mozart and Verdi in the background for added effect.
November 22 – December 21
Your mind is hungry for new experiences, especially when the Sun soars into fellow fire sign Aries on Saturday 20 March. There is no time like the present to start bookmarking your spring/summer travel plans. Round out the last leg of Pisces season with some in-depth research and then get booking as soon as Aries season strikes!