The first sign of the zodiac, fiery and bold is ruled by the martial and aggressive planet Mars. The colour associated with Aries is red – the deep blood red. The colour of energy, activity, aggression and purity. This is the colour that dares to stop the world on its tracks, and Aries as a sign relates to the red very well. It is a feel good factor. But not always, when there is restlessness, tempers flare easily and blood pressure rises, and there may be injuries and minor accidents then Aries needs something to calm down. Sense of style: The Arian sense of style is bold and flashy. They are trendsetters and carry any outfit with great elan. Tip : Wear red on every Tuesday.
For Taureans the ruling planet is Venus, and the colours most suited are pink and white. These colours harmonise well with the shy and introverted Taureans. Earthy, sensible and practical they need something to occasionally perk them up, but red is a colour that will negatively effect the ever so calm and deliberate Taurean and make them see red literally. Black is a colour that harmonises well with the Taurean temperament and create a sombre and reserved mood, reason being Saturn and Venus have a harmonious relationship. Sense of style: The Taurean sense of style means anything that is comfortable and practical and feels soft and appeals to their enhanced senses. Tip: Wear pink every Friday.
The royal sign of the zodiac ruled by the Sun, the planet symbolises the supreme self principle. Leos like to dress up in all bright and bold colours and the colour best suited for Leos is the colour of the sun – orange. Wearing orange will add to the charisma and magnetic aura of the Leo personality. Leo’s will also have a penchant for all that is bright and regal especially colours like orange, purple, red, gold and so on are especially good for the Leos. Sense of style: All that is flashy, grand, dressy, ornate and rich appeals to the Leos. Tip: Wear orange or gold every Sunday.
The second house ruled by Mercury, it is the night house of Mercury, hence a lot of mercurial qualities vested in Virgo are not so explicit in Gemini and nor is the frequent love of change and fickleness. The colours that appeal best to a virgo are pastel and pale shades of all colours from peach and to mauve to light blue and light pink. Apart from these dull and not so catchy earthy colours like grey, dull brown, all shades of brown and earthy shades appeal to them. Sense of style: Floral patterns, checks, sensible cuts, conventional trends and modest fashions. Tip: Wear your shade of green every Wednesday.
A fiery sign often accused of doing things just for effect, Sagittarians are turned on by yellow colour. It is the colour of optimism, brightness, good cheer and happiness. Sagittarian love of colour is chaste and pure. Although they have an affinity for colours like orange, red, yellow and canary yellow, it is a sign ruled by Jupiter. This is a spiritual sign also. Consequently at times Sagittarians have a marked affinity for the saffron colour, a spiritual colour worn usually by the initiates and spiritual gurus. Sense of style: The taste runs to trendy, casual and sportswear. Tip: Wear yellow every Thursday.
Capricorns prefer all colours that are stark and plain. Contemplative, serious and reserve a love of plain colours, stark combinations in black and white and an exaggerated love of black marks the Capricornian psyche. Ruled by the reserved and stern Saturn, Capricorn is the day house of planet Saturn and colours like navy blue, indigo and grey appeal to them. Sense of style: Straight square cuts, traditional patterns and conventional fashion is the Capricornian hallmark. Tip: Wear black every Saturday
The third sign of the zodiac is symbolised by the twins, it is a dual sign. Geminis are ever changing and fickle and the ruler of the sign is Mercury. Green is a favourite colour of all Mercurians as it symbolises growth, rejuvenation, creativity. Gemini being a versatile sign of the zodiac with special talents, where creativity, flair for languages, gift for innovation and new kinds of venture and are always upto something or the other. Green will enhance and promote all these activities and different shades of green will do wonders for you. Sense of style: Up to date and fashionable Gemini worships the latest trends, and propagate fashion for the sake of fashion. Tip : Wear green every Wednesday.
An airy sign, the day house of the gentle and benevolent Venus, the right colour for this sign is Blue. It is a colour that symbolises balance and harmony in all spheres of life. Libra is a sign of peace, harmony and symmetry and all that is aesthetic, good and beautiful. Librans have classy and impeccable taste and no one can accuse them of being gawky or overdoing things. Sense of style: Plain colours, flowing cuts and designer chic is the Libran statement of style. Tip: Wear cream or off-white every Friday.
It is the night house of Saturn, an air sign that rules all that is outlandish and utopian, be it fashions, trends, colours, cuts, ideas or people. Violets and other psychedelic colours appeal to them, They also like all electric shades and colours that change with light. Colours which are not the conventional colours but an outlandish mixture of two or more of such shades – which defy a name, a definition and can be called the ‘new generation colours’ are Aquarian colours. Sense of style: Outlandish, ultra-modern and very much out of sync with the common trends. Tips: Wear violet or navy-blue every Saturday.
A moon ruled sign, Cancerians are shy and withdrawn people and the colours that are best for Cancer are blue, white and sea green. These colours keep these sensitive and caring people at their best, though the emotional side of their nature always remains predominant. As this is also the sign of the exaltation of Jupiter the planet of benevolence, yellow is also an auspicious colour for the Cancerians for success in any undertaking and for a positive frame of mind. Sense of style: Cancerian taste runs to garments which are flowing, free fall and dreamy, fancy, ornate, embroidered and given a personal touch. Tip: Wear white or sea-green or light blue every Monday.
A water sign and the night house of Mars, the Scorpio tastes run to all colours with a hint of mystery and magic. Scarlet colour very well captures the mystic sensibilities of the sign. All colours like purple, dark purple, splashes of all bright shades like maroon, purple, bottle green, red with a shade of black, all colours of night and vivid colours and inexplicable and mythical patterns and designs appeal to the Scorpios. with a tinge of mysticism and occult. Sense of style: Very much an individualistic, extraordinary and unique statement of personality. Tip: Wear maroon or deep red every Tuesday.
A watery and mystical sign ruled by Jupiter, Pisceans are sensitive, gentle and withdrawn people who express themselves, their emotional moods in colours like yellow. It is the colour of cheer and optimism and uplifts the Piscean spirits. Some colours that are good for Pisceans are pale and pastels, especially pale yellow, mauves, lilac, lavender, light purple, peaches and white are colours that play upon the dreamy Piscean moods and help them in expressing their insights at their best. Yellow also helps in intuitive and psychic pursuits. Sense of style: Chic, tasteful, understated class and muted shades of colours. Tips: Wear pale yellow every Thursday.