Venus is under pressure this week at the same time that she's also being empowered and this is rubbing off on you. With the planet of beauty on a mission to see you express yourself authentically you may find that you veer towards bold statements, leaving no doubt about the impression you want to make. It's not just the confidence to express yourself, but the message itself that is likely to be bold.
Venus, planet of beauty is on a mission to not only boost your confidence but also see you walk the talk. This is just a short mission and with little time to waste the fashion gods are encouraging you to take as many short cuts as possible. You don't have to wait to feel confident in order to dress with confidence, with many times this week when you'll have to fake it till you make it, especially over the weekend.
As you move into the week the Sun and Venus, planet of beauty are neck to neck, with the launch of a new solar year and a chance to express yourself through a look that expresses the real you going hand in hand. This not only demands that you move into your birthday month and new solar year choosing to be real and authentic, but use the weekend's New Moon as a line in the sand.
You have a week of contrasts on your hand, with the stars bringing a week where there is a need to pull back and withdraw, yet where you've also got an important week for personal and professional networking, friendship and relationship building. Venus, planet of beauty knows which side of the fence she's on, favouring seclusion and those times when you get to dress down. If the fashion gods had their way every day would be a PJ day this week.
Venus, planet of beauty is out and about this week, triggering the laws of attraction and synchronicity and doing her part to put you in the right place at the right time. Yet while this brings a need to be prepared, never knowing when you're going to bump into someone, the fashion gods have little taste for fashion emergencies where there are none. If you choose to always express the real you you'll never be caught out.
Venus, planet of beauty is right in the middle of an important and potentially stressful professional week, especially if you try and create challenges where there are none. Any problems this week are more likely to be to do with work/life balance, with Venus' focus more on fuelling your professional confidence, desires and expectations, attracting opportunities and updating your professional image.
Venus, planet of beauty is not only encouraging an adventurous approach to fashion and to moving out of a rut, she is actively challenging your excuses. Take an adventurous approach to fashion simply being mindful of whether you're reaching for the same label, colours or styles out of habit or whether because this is what you really want.
You'll find it hard to remain sitting on the fence this week, with a sense of passion flooding back into your life. Just as Venus, planet of beauty is making her way through a passionate and change focused part of your chart, Mars' return to Scorpio last weekend has unleashed old passions, wanting now to express the real you.
While you're moving into a good week for income, work and career matters you may find that you're juggling too many balls at a time, really having to work at working smarter for the first time this year. At the same time you may find that you're having to accommodate other's needs, with a lot more give and take required. Yet while you're juggling too many balls at times fashion doesn't need to be one of them, with the fashion gods simply asking that you remain true to yourself.
While you have a busy week on your hands, there is a real opportunity to show off your skills, draw attention to yourself and take a firm stand, especially on the work front. As she moves through your work smarter Venus, planet of beauty is working to fuel your confidence, desires and expectations, attract opportunities and also update your professional image, not just playing the part but ready to look the part.
All of a sudden and from out of nowhere your professional year has roared back into life, with the professional gods opening the door to the past, second chances and untapped potential on the career front, while preparing to do the same on the income front as well as preparing to open new doors on the work front. Yet despite all that the fashion gods are still more focused on bringing the fun and colour back into your life and wardrobe. Aim for a balance between work and play.
While life may get complicated this week and you may be juggling many balls, with work/life balance becoming an issue Venus, planet of beauty can't see what the problem is. The one thing she won't be adding to the mix are fashion emergencies, favouring function, ease and comfort over anything too complicated. That won't always be the case, but for now the fashion gods aren't interested in sweating the small stuff.