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What is my Star Sign ? The new 'Written in the Stars' collection

July 27, 2021

What is my Star Sign ? The new 'Written in the Stars' collection | Lulu + Belle Jewellery

Our new 'Written in the Stars' collection is inspired by the night sky, the constellations and the zodiac.  Each piece in the collection is individually hand-stamped with star sign constellations and zodiac symbols to correspond with the star sign symbol of your birth month. A piece of jewellery from our zodiac collection would make the perfect gift for somebody special's birthday or create the perfect meaningful piece such as a custom family necklace with the star sign of each of your little stars. 
Family constellation necklace lulu and belle
What does the zodiac mean ? 
Over 2,000 years ago, astrologists came up with the zodiac system based on the earth's orbit around the sun.  Each star sign is derived from the Zodiac. The Zodiac is an area of the sky mapped out according to the movements of the sun, moon and other visible planets over the period of a year.  As the Sun and Earth move, they align within the 12 areas defined within the Zodiac. Each area represents a certain time of year, e.g. Aries (March 21st - April 19th).
According to Western astrology, the zodiac can give us a glimpse into the strengths and weaknesses of an individual, depending on what star sign their birth fall under.  Each Zodiac sign is also assigned to The Four Elements within Astrology; Earth, Fire, Water and Air. By examining the tendencies of each Star Sign/Element, it is believed to give us an insight into the compatibility with other signs. For example, a Water element and an Earth element will go well together as water allows Earth to flourish and bring new life. The same way Air elements will work well with Fire elements as Air will allow a Fire to ignite and grow.
Star Sign Constellation Collection Lulu and Belle

What is my Star Sign?

We have put together a little guide to each of the star signs according to when your birth date falls and the personality traits and strengths associated with each zodiac sign.  

Aries

March 21st - April 19th: The Ram - Aries is the first sign in the Zodiac which is said to represent the beginning of something energetic. It is also a Fire element which brings great passion but also impatience. Aries is one of the most active signs within the Zodiac, often reflective of an Aries personality; someone who is always ready to take action and progress their dreams. Aries personalities are very productive in achieving their goals with bravery and strength.

Aries Strengths: Determined, Passionate, Courageous, Enthusiastic, Optimistic

aries star sign

 

Taurus

April 20th- May 20th: The Wandering Bull - Taurus is the second sign in the Zodiac and an Earth element. As Taurus is an Earth sign, their personalities have the ability to view things from a grounded and realistic perspective. They are very committed in all aspects of their lives; from work to friendships. Taurus is one of the most reliable and conservative signs within the Zodiac, often reflected in the personality of those born during this time.

Taurus Strengths: Loyal, Reliable, Committed, Practical, Responsible

Gemini

May 21st- June 20th: The Twins - Gemini is the third sign in the Zodiac and an element of Air. Gemini represents two different personalities reflective of an open and changeable mind. They are outgoing, fun and good communicators but can also be quite serious and thoughtful when needed. It is said that Geminis are very curious and wish to experience everything the world has to offer.

Gemini Strengths: Curious, Adaptable, Affectionate

 

 Cancer

June 21st- July 22nd: The Brave Crab - The Cancer sign belongs to the element of Water (similar to Aquarius and Pisces). Those who were born with the Sun in Cancer are emotional, sentimental and follow their heart. They are very attached to those who are close to them and treat everyone with empathy and understanding.

Cancer Strengths: Sympathetic, Loyal, Emotional, Understanding

 

 

Leo

July 23rd- August 22nd: The Lion - The Leo star sign belongs to the element of Fire which is ruled by the Sun; Leo’s make for natural leaders with the ability to unite others. They are confident and creative with the capability to achieve anything they put their minds to.

Leo Strengths: Passionate, Creative, Humorous, Determined

 

 

Virgo

August 23rd- September 22nd: The Goddess - The Virgo sign is an Earth sign. Virgo’s are deep thinkers and pay careful attention to detail. They lead with their hearts and have a kind, empathetic manner. Virgo’s are practical and organised, especially when it comes to achieving their goals and dreams.

Virgo’s Strengths: Loyal, Kind-Hearted, Practical, Hard-Working

 oval virgo constellation necklace  

Libra

September 23rd- October 22nd: Balance of Souls - People born under the sign of Libra, are said to be very sociable, outgoing and fair minded. They value balance and equality in all aspects of life and enjoy thoughtful, stimulating conversations. As they are always in search of symmetry and justice, Libra’s tend to avoid conflict. Libra is an Air sign.

Libra Strengths: Out-going, Fair-Minded, Social, Diplomatic
star sign necklace libra

 

Scorpio

October 23rd- November 21st: The Scorpion - Scorpios are passionate, determined and decisive people. They care about facts and being truthful however they are also loyal and can keep a secret when asked. As Scorpio’s are a Water element, they allow themselves to feel emotion but are known to have a calm manner. Scorpio’s make great friends but become frustrated with dishonesty.

Scorpio Strengths: Passionate, Loyal, Decisive, Brave

 

 zodiac name necklace lulu and belle

Sagittarius

November 22nd- December 21st: The Archer - People born under the sign of Sagittarius are open-minded and curious; often being known for their love of travel and exploring new avenues. Sagittarius embraces change and are ‘doers’ - always making their ideas come to life. They are outgoing with a sense of humour and great enthusiasm.

Sagittarius Strengths: Go-getters, Enthusiastic, Humorous, Generous

 

 

 sagittarius name necklace lulu and belle

Capricorn

December 22nd- January 19th: The Goat - Those born with their Sun in Capricorn are disciplined and responsible. Their ability to follow through with plans and not wait around makes them great leaders. Capricorn is an Earth element which means they are very grounded and practical. They have great self-control but can struggle to understand other signs within the Zodiac.

Capricorn Strengths: Responsible, Practical, Leaders, Disciplined

 

 Aquarius

January 20th- February 18th: The Water Bearer - People born with their Sun in Aquarius are deep thinkers with a love for helping others. They are very understanding and can resolve an issue easily. Aquarius is an air sign which often means they use their minds more than others. All this time thinking requires some time alone to restore their energetic selves. They look at the world as a place full of possibilities.

Aquarius Strengths: Independent, Caring, Deep thinkers

 

Pisces

February 19th- March 20th: The Fish - Pisces are very kind and caring individuals. They will selflessly go out of their way to help others. Pisces is a Water sign which makes them empathetic with a higher capacity to feel emotion. They are intuitive and often described as wise for their high tolerance and ability to forgive.

Pisces Strengths: Compassionate, Artistic, Wise, Gentle

 

We hope this post has given you an insight into the origins of the star signs and the science behind them.  You can shop our full star sign jewellery collection here. 

                                                          

 

 




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