Your weekly horoscope for 19 to 25 January

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Avoid those unwanted surprises, and rather be in the know. Read your weekly horoscope here.
Everything you need to know for your upcoming week.

ARIES

A surprise regarding an agreement or at work will arise. A fresh phase will begin with Monday’s supermoon lunar eclipse, enabling you to move ahead with domestic, family or property-related matters. A lucky event could boost your mood.

TAURUS

Monday’s lunar eclipse will bring certain conversations, relationships, agreements or travel arrangements to your attention. Some people will be particularly supportive; others may prove their loyalty lies elsewhere. Be prepared for a change of schedule.

GEMINI

A financial matter is best cleared up, so that you can work on other matters that require more focus, such as relationships and existing agreements. For some, decisions will revolve around bigger-picture progress and how to stay on track.

CANCER


Expect a surprise or a change of direction that draws on your resources. Monday’s supermoon lunar eclipse suggests it’s time to reboot your life. Expect changes in a key relationship or agreement. A fresh approach to money may appeal.

LEO


Monday’s Leo supermoon eclipse signals the chance to turn an important corner in your daily, work or health life. Make plans to move forward, even if events occur in unusual or unexpected ways. Say goodbye to one phase and greet a fresh one.

VIRGO


A change of heart or news this week will require a fresh approach to a situation. A social circle or organisation may take your attention towards Monday’s lunar eclipse. Plan ahead to avoid misunderstandings and delays early next week.

LIBRA


A change of circumstance may come as a surprise. For some this may be a change of status, or a partner may surprise you. Monday’s lunar eclipse will encourage you to be more productive – at work, at home and in your personal life.

SCORPIO


Start considering ways to ring in the changes, as a new phase is about to begin in the areas of your work life, goals and interests. A financial matter may come to a head towards Tuesday. Avoid gambling – emotionally and financially.

SAGITTARIUS

Be prepared to be adaptable as there may be some adjustment necessary regarding an opportunity. A fresh phase will begin in a favourite interest or activity, regarding travel or a shared circumstance. Romance could go off the dial. Avoid gambling.

CAPRICORN

A change of circumstance means you must be super-clear this week. Monday’s lunar eclipse suggests a fresh direction will appeal within a business or personal partnership. Your progress will be more productive as a result. A new opportunity may knock at your door.

AQUARIUS


A fresh approach to health, your daily schedule, and work will appeal. A new timetable will help you to build your dreams with the benefit of realistic plans. For some, there’s romance early next week – and a dream come true.

PISCES


A change of circumstance or an unexpected development may feel disorientating, so maintain focus. Monday’s lunar eclipse will shine a light on creative matters, romance, and a health matter.

Keep your cool on campus this semester

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Be the trendsetter on campus this year. Pair a major style or trend, like boldly striped shirt or logo track top, with staple items like T-shirts and denims.
No need to wait until everyone else is wearing the latest trends to see what’s in style. Consider this one task already ticked off your to-do list for the new year. Make sure to feature one major style or trend and pair it with staples like T-shirts and denims.

FROM LEFT: Thembani: Puma zip-through track top 1399.95Puma logo T-shirt 249.95; Puma running shorts 399.95; Vans Old Skool sneakers 799; rings, earrings & socks stylist’s ownFran: Free 2BU striped shirt 249.95Free 2BU slogan tunic 99.95Free 2BU side-stripe denims 349.95Free 2BU hoop earrings 39.95Kelso bangles (set of 10) 59.95 (per set); Accessorize cuff 199Kelso embellished rings (set of 3) 79.95Free 2BU dad sneakers 399.95Dominick: JX embossed logo T-shirt R199.95JX checked shirt 399.95JX distressed skinny jeans 659.95Tomato watch 549Reebok Royal CL Jogger 2 sneakers 699.95; rings & socks stylist’s own

Double the denim

When in doubt, pile on the denim. If you’re new to the denim game, try mixing different shades before heading out in head-to-toe blue. You can’t go wrong mixing muted tones like white, blues and greys.
JX colour-block denim jacket 699.95; JX striped T-shirt 199.95; JX super-skinny denims 699.95; rings stylist’s own

Be a good sport

Make your athleisure look Instagram-worthy by blending casual items with activewear. Invest in versatile items that match with most of your wardrobe – you’ll be comfy enough to kick around campus, while keeping your style game high.
Puma zip-through track top 1399.95Puma logo T-shirt 249.95Puma running shorts 399.95Vans Old Skool sneakers 799; socks stylist’s own
JX checked shirt 399.95Puma logo T-shirt 249.95Puma track pants 999.95; Vans classic slip-on sneakers 649; socks stylist’s own

CROSS YOUR TEES

Filling your wardrobe with an array of T-shirts that easily pair with denims is a great way to put your campus uniform together. If you’re always late, this minimal-thinking-required style makes for a quick exit out the door. Don’t be a slacker though – make sure your tees are on-trend in stripes and slogans.
FROM LEFT: Fran: Free 2BU floral cold-shoulder dress 179.95Free 2BU skinny denims 449.95Kelso embellished double-layer chain 99.95Kelso chain necklace 99.95 (part of set); Kelso choker 79.95Free 2BU layered chain necklace 79.95Free 2BU earrings (set of 11) 79.95Free 2BU moon bag 299.95Steve Madden iridescent wedge sneakers 1299Thembani: JX striped T-shirt 199.95JX slim-fit chinos 299.95Puma knit beanie 249.95Puma backpack 359.95Adidas court sneakers 1199.95; socks & earrings stylist’s own
FROM LEFT: Dominick: JX slogan T-shirt 129.95; JX distressed dark-wash denims 699.95JX sunglasses 149.99Nike Court Royale sneakers 799.95; socks stylist’s own. Fran: Free 2BU striped dress 179.95Free 2BU printed tunic 99.95; Nelson Mandela badge bomber jacket 999.95; Free 2BU earrings (set of 6) 79.95; Free 2BU leather belt (part of set) 149.95; Free 2BU platform sandals 259.95; rings stylist’s own
FROM LEFT: Dominick: JX slogan T-shirt 129.95; JX distressed dark-wash denims 699.95JX sunglasses 149.99Nike Court Royale sneakers 799.95; socks stylist’s own. Thembani: JX striped T-shirt 199.95JX slim-fit chinos 299.95Adidas court sneakers 1199.95; socks stylist’s own.

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Fashion direction & production: Brittany Penebre. Photography: Jacques Weyers/Hero Creative. Styling: Taugheeda Abdullah-Jacobs. Hair & make-up: Sam Scarborough/One League. Models: Thembani/Full Circle. Fran O/Fanjam. Dominick/Full Circle

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Your weekly horoscope for 12 to 18 January

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Avoid those unwanted surprises, and rather be in the know. Read your weekly horoscope here.
Everything you need to know for your upcoming week.

ARIES

News at work or regarding a project, trip or study will lead to a fresh understanding or undertaking. Find out more about your involvement with a friend or organisation before making a commitment. When you do, you could make solid progress.

TAURUS

Key talks and meetings will inform you about your best path forward regarding a shared duty or responsibility. You could make great progress with a trip, venture or shared project. You’ll appreciate the help of a partner or an organisation this week.

GEMINI

This week will include important conversations and the chance to make agreements at work, regarding health or a shared duty. Obtain the relevant information that will help you to make informed decisions. Romance could blossom, towards Friday, especially.

CANCER


An uplifting development that encourages you to make long-lasting change within your personal life will motivate you to broaden your horizons. Ensure you avoid making decisions without the full facts. An intense talk or meeting on Friday will be revealing.

LEO


This is a good week to make commitments, be this at work or regarding your own well-being. But to ensure you make the right agreements, you must avoid making assumptions. Key news this weekend and towards Friday will illuminate your best path.

VIRGO


Your creativity and ability to make progress in your chosen field will be in the spotlight this week, as certain agreements, talks and developments will ask that you commit to a venture or at least to an idea. Avoid mix-ups and misunderstandings.

LIBRA


Developments at home or with family will ask that you are practical and that you take your decisions step by step. Ensure you have the facts regarding work and well-being. For some mid-October Librans, a trip may open doors this weekend.

SCORPIO


Key developments will ask that you are clear in your conversations and aims, or you risk creating doubt and uncertainty in your personal life, and also potentially financially. You will be ready to make a commitment that should be beneficial.


SAGITTARIUS

Venus in your sign will aspect Mars next Friday, bringing a lovely activity centre-stage. You will enjoy a fun family time or romance. Beforehand, avoid misunderstandings or even losses, by focusing on details with key personal and financial matters.

CAPRICORN

You may experience a particularly eventful – or even intense - week as key decisions and personal or financial activities will take your focus. Pace yourself and ensure you have the facts at your fingertips, especially this weekend, Monday and Friday.

AQUARIUS


Meetings, discussions and developments this week will ask that you’re super-focused at work, with health or financial matters. You may tend to be seduced by grand plans, and if you remain practical and diligent too, you could scale mountains.

PISCES


You can make great progress with your favourite activities and projects this week. To ensure you gain a strong foothold in your ventures, you will benefit from research, travel or study. A friend or organisation will have key news for you.

By Patsy Bennett