If You Decorated Your Home According to Your Zodiac Sign, This is How it Would Look
There’s no shortage of style when astrology rules your home decor choices.
Capricorn (December 22–January 19)
Ruled by practicality, the Capricorn has a no-nonsense approach to home decor, making traditional style the best choice. Hunter green, white, navy and gray are traditional tones that make for timeless pieces, and they blend well with the rich wood grains that define your spaces. Rather than following trends, you’d rather invest in a few ageless items, with particular interest for antiques, Mid-Century modern, Shaker and Balinese wood. Get inspired by these 14 traditional-style home decor ideas that are still cool.
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Aquarius (January 20–February 18)
As an Aquarius, you’re all about breaking the rules. Eccentricity rules your decor, with design geared toward what makes you feel good instead of what is considered “right.” Your cutting-edge design means statement-making pieces in your home, but your watery essence ensures there are plenty of comforting, relaxed vibes, too. Calm, serene hues like blues and grays flow through your space, with whimsical patterns that might come off as busy on paper but make for a cozy space in reality. Mix practical core pieces, like a chic and modern couch, with antique and vintage accents that might not be practical but bring you joy.
Pisces (February 19–March 20)
An intuitive, free-spirited sign, Pisces veers away from the rules of decorating and embraces a more eclectic style of home decor. They prioritize serene sea colors and the soft hue of lavender, decorate with natural fibers and enjoy spaces meant for entertaining. Decor is meaningful to its core for the Pisces, and homes are decorated to achieve a Zen-like space both welcoming for guests as well as for the owner’s own peace of mind. Natural woven rugs, white linen, silk throw pillows and an L-shaped couch make for a flowing room. Knickknacks are also of the utmost importance, but never to overwhelm! The Pisces isn’t after clutter, rather a vision of coziness. You can expect a bookshelf riddled with vintage finds and a gallery wall that brings the outside in, featuring pressed flowers in frames. Pisces love hygge! Here’s how to add the cozy Swedish style to your home.
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Aries (March 21–April 19)
This fire sign is all about adventure in life, and displaying their travels and outgoing energy throughout their home. Because you value experience over materialism, your home will look extremely personalized. But that doesn’t mean it’s filled with messy knickknacks. Instead, a strong and bold red wall will be used to evoke power, while a gallery wall will reveal intimate touches of experiences remembered. The end result is a home that feels expressive. Here’s the easiest way to hang a gallery wall.
Taurus (April 20–May 20)
A sign rooted in the earth, the Taurus is drawn to natural materials like rustic wood and unpolished stone. There is plenty of greenery lining your rooms to bring your love of the outside in. Flaunting your sophisticated style rounds out your earthy side, however, well-made timeless pieces and fresh flowers decorating your kitchen table of the utmost importance. The Taurus, with their love for plants, should check out these 14 tips for caring for house plants in the winter.
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Gemini (May 21–June 20)
Gemini represents two different personalities in one, resulting in an ever-changing mood that creates duality in your home decor. An example of a style the Gemini might gravitate toward is Modern Farmhouse, combining the glass cabinets and porcelain sinks of an old-fashioned farmhouse with modern design like chrome appliances and open shelving. Moody bright orange, chartreuse and lime green make for lively and flirty points of interest. Geminis will like the moody modern look, for sure!
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Cancer (June 21–July 22)
This sensitive water sign lives for calming colors and soothing accents in the home—a place that serves as your oasis despite your abundance for daily adventuring. Distressed woods, furry rugs, white walls, bouquets of light-colored flowers and rooms meant to bring the family together make for a relaxed yet clean environment. The Cancer tends to shy away from bold, harsh or contrasting colors or patterns. A Taurus might want to accent all that serene white decor with a simple reclaimed wood table, like this one.
Leo (July 23–August 22)
Driven by the desire to be loved and admired, Leo will decorate their home to mimic a stage, with theatrical pieces like masks or wall hangings and expressive statues. Your home has the feeling of a castle with its intricate layers of art and treasures, and the end result is a space that bursts with luxury, even if a piece was purchased for next to nothing. Gold, yellow, rust and Bordeaux are colors beloved by the Leo. If you find castles dreamy and inspiring, check out these 50 extremely remote ones.
Virgo (August 23–September 22)
This earth sign is ruled by the concept of foundation, which makes the Virgo prioritize a creative space to read, write and work. You require time to unwind in order to prepare for social settings, and your decor reflects that. Calming earth tones like taupe, ocher and clean-linen white are found in your space. The result is a sense of modesty and order that doesn’t sacrifice style.
Libra (September 23–October 22)
Libra’s charming energy, combined with their balanced personality, makes for a sign welcomed by all. Your decor plays off of this sheer, effortless elegance with pale pinks and grays, sleek-lined furniture and warm hardwood floors. Libras like one-of-a-kind furniture that’s sturdy and sweet without being too plush. Everything comes together in a nonchalant way, never looking too messy or too perfect. You have a particular affection for the Mid-Century modern style of the ’50s and ’60s. Libras will swoon over these 14 iconic Mid-Century modern decor elements.
Scorpio (October 23–November 21)
Scorpios enigmatic nature makes for a home that is refined in style. Unlike the showy space of a Leo, or the eclecticism of a Pisces, you prefer classic, neutral furniture and minimalistic decorations. The result is a home that surely has noticeable flare, but in that laid-back, cool kind of way. Distressed country woods may be the focal point, with white walls and just a touch of modern accent decor throughout. Add a cool factor to your home with these 15 easy ways to get that modern house feel.
Sagittarius (November 22–December 21)
The vibrant and individualistic personality of the Sagittarius makes for a home filled with nomadic elements reminiscent of the Bohemian style. Everything from Turkish rugs to world maps, turquoise trinkets and fun-loving signs make for an electric space. Stepping into a home of this sign will evoke a sense of freedom seen through pops of color and pieces that invite you to touch them and ask questions. If you like boho style and want to add a touch of greenery to your vanity area, check out these 10 seriously cool succulents.