Halloween is a time to be the person you have always wanted to be! Follow this light-hearted guide to give you an idea of what costumes works best for your star sign.
Halloween is now not just an American tradition but one that has infiltrated into Australia. Traditionally, it has been a celebration for our dead ancestors but has transformed into kids knocking on stranger’s doors asking for lollies dressed in fancy dress costume.
Astrologically, it marks the halfway point between the Spring Equinox and the Summer Solstice here in the southern hemisphere.
It seems if you can’t beat them then joining in the fun may be a better attitude to take on October 31st. Halloween is a time to be the person you have always wanted to be and the information below will give you an idea of what works best for your sign.
ARIES: March 21 - April 20
The most fitting Halloween costumes for Aries should incorporate fire, military, or athleticism. It is common for Aries individuals to choose professions in these fields. Aries people can also choose athletic costumes, which includes basketball, football, soccer, and baseball. A super hero get-up is also a great option for the Ram as this sign can be fearless, courageous and bold.
TAURUS: April 21 - May 20
As a Taurus, the best Halloween costumes for you will include luxury, earth, or land. Since Taurus is associated with throat, you can be a singer for Halloween. Taurus is also associated with food so you can choose culinary outfits such as chef or waiter. The Bull is an earth sign, which means dressing up as a farmer or lumberjack for Halloween is a fun and unusual choice.
GEMINI: May 21 - June 20
Gemini’s can choose from a wide range of costumes however the best costumes for your sign must be associated with communications, the hands and the intellect. Gemini’s can be a prominent journalist or news anchor for Halloween. Your multiple personalities are also well suited to dress up like an actor or actress or even twins which is your astrological symbol.
CANCER: June 21 - July 20
The best Halloween costumes for Cancers will be related to the home, family, and nurturing. Cancer people can also choose restaurant and food related costumes such as a chef. The Crab can be influential real estate agents or developers for Halloween. If you want to deal with the nurturing aspect, you can be a baby sitter or caretaker for the evening.
LEO: July 21 - August 20
Leo people tend to be dramatic, dependable, and authoritative. The best Halloween costumes can be associated with children, acting, and fun. As a Leo, you can be a comedian or dancer for Halloween. Since Leo also rules entertainment and children, you can be a clown or famous musician. How about symbolising your sign and dressing as a lion?
VIRGO: August 21 - September 20
As a routine oriented Virgo, the best Halloween costumes should have nothing to do with your current occupation. Step out of your calculative comfort zone and be unique. If you are an accountant, you can find a way to become a fashion designer or zoologist. If you are a professor, you can dress up like a yoga or meditation instructor.
LIBRA: September 21 - October 20
The best Halloween costumes for beautiful Libras might be a fashion designer or model. Libras can be cosmetologists or designers for the evening as well. Hair stylist or barbering costumes are the best options. Libra people can have a great Halloween by dressing up as lawyers, judges, or business professionals as your sign is symbolised by the balanced scales.
SCORPIO: October 21 - November 20
The best Halloween costumes will enhance your perceptive, mysterious and seductive nature. As a Scorpio, you can be an influential spy or detective for Halloween. You can go the extent of dressing like Sherlock Holmes or your favourite Law and Order detective. How about a police officer and military costumes? Maybe a psychic or gypsy for the evening?
SAGITTARIUS: November 21 - December 20
The best Halloween costumes for Sagittarius will incorporate adventure, education, or religion. You can also be a professor or philosopher for the evening. You can choose to be Socrates or Plato to make things even more interesting and educational. If you want to go the psychological route, you can be Carl Jung or Sigmund Freud. You may also enjoy being a monk, priest, or guru for Halloween.
CAPRICORN: December 21 - January 20
Your Saturnian nature is all about leadership and politics. You can be the prime minister, your favourite politician, or CEO. Capricorn people can also choose legal or real estate related costumes. Any costume related to hard work such as mining and factory jobs can be worn as well. If you like comics, Dick Tracy is a great costume to wear.
AQUARIUS January 21 – February 20
The best Halloween costumes for Aquarius people will incorporate individuality, fun, and enthusiasm. Since Aquarius also rules computers, you can be Steve Jobs or Bill Gates. If you prefer the intellectual and social crowd, dress up like Mark Zuckerberg. Remember that Aquarius also rules networking and groups so a public relations specialist might be a fun fit!
PISCES February 21 - March 20
The Pisces person is fluid and needs a costume that will enhance their positive qualities. If you want to go the mystical route, you can be a vampire, angel, or gypsy. Since Pisces also rules film, you can choose a costume that mimics your favourite director. Your water nature also allows you to be a mermaid, fisherman, pirate, or ship captain.