Ever wondered why you like to carry your handbag a certain way? Don’t be surprised, but your zodiac may have all the answers! Find your star sign below and discover the secret behind your personality and bag-carrying style.
Aries (March 21 – April 19)
People who are born in the month of this star sign are strong-willed and precise at work, setting high expectations for themselves. They are passionate, but as a result, they become rather impatient and expect efficiency, too. Aries’ are also athletic, adventurous and bold. Which is why their favourite way to carry a bag is by the handles, just like carrying a briefcase. Holding a bag at the top handles portrays a career-minded person with a sense of purpose and goal in mind.
Taurus (April 20 – May 20)
Taureans possess great persistency in tasks they are put to, however, stubbornness is a strong characteristic of the horoscope. However, this zodiac is also an artist at heart, appreciating the finer things in life such as beauty, elegance and sophistication. Taureans prefer to carry their bag on the crook of their arms, handles poised on the inner of their elbows. This shows off the defined silhouette paired up their gorgeous bag. Presenting a perfect posh front to others, it also boasts the stunning features of their statement bag.
Gemini (May 21 – June 20)
Geminis are very versatile and adaptable to their social surroundings. They are quick-witted and enjoy an intellectual exchange. These sociable creatures prefer a healthy stream of excitement in their life however, they tend to get bored easily. Those of this horoscope would love to carry their bag across their body, with the bag lying against their backs. Nothing stands in the way of a Gemini flittering around to socialise and execute tasks in a swift, quick and efficient manner. With no bag covering their front torso and limiting their movements, they are able to move freely and interact better with their peers.
Cancer (June 21 – July 22)
To Cancerians, nothing is far more important than being with friends and family, having an ideal idea of how a home should be. They rarely hide their emotions, constantly in need of the stability, security and safety in their comfort zones. Carrying their bags in a crossbody fashion with the bag securely at their front helps them feel less vulnerable. It’s also a way of keeping their precious and important belongings close to themselves.
Leo (July 23 – August 22)
Leos thrive under the spotlight and enjoys a little drama in their lives once in a while. Generous and loving, Leos are also a prideful bunch who knows exactly how to get what they want. Their bag-carrying style?They like to carry well-sized statement bags on one shoulder, resting right next to their torso. With the bag in clear sight, they can command attention and assert their stand. It also allows them to go hands-free, giving them freedom to dramatise their words and work their way to achieving their goals.
Virgo (August 23 – September 22)
Highly skilled and professional, Virgos are a group of go-getters who like to chase perfection. As they believe in using analytical and critical skills to complete tasks, Virgos may find clutching their bag firm to them a favourite carrying-style. Goal oriented and purposeful, they believe that their bag is a reliable tool or sidekick for them to conquer the world under their own terms and conditions.
Libra (September 23 – October 22)
The two main core values of a Libra is justice and equality. Libras enjoy surrounding themselves with beauty, art and music. The Libra clan is a group of harmony-loving and non-confrontational people, therefore, it only makes sense for them to carry their bag in a one shoulder sling, with the bag hanging loosely at their hip. Carefree, relaxed and above all confident, they do not need a statement bag to affirm their status or purpose.
Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)
People born on this star sign who enjoy the lifestyle of the big and bold. With the mind of an entrepreneur, the Scorpio possesses a cunning mind to aid his or her endeavours. Hanging the bag on the crook of their arm may prove their stature as it projects a strong image of a passionate goals achiever, without compromising an impeccable sense of style.
Sagittarius (November 22 – December 21)
Owners of a sharp mind, Sagittarians are collectors of information and a favourite pastime would be a game to challenge their intelligence. This zodiac needs a constant feed of fresh information to keep them content. It’s no doubt that Sagittarians would also benefit with a crossbody slung to the back; these free spirits will not settle for any obstruction that prevents them from exploring and experiencing the world.
Capricorn (December 22 – January 19)
Capricorns are very practical and organized. They are great planners who prepare themselves well in every step of life. A crossbody slung to the front would a be a favourite way to wear a bag for this horoscope. This way, Capricorns can see their belongings exactly where they are, so they can always pull out whatever essential they need from their bag easily.
Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)
Unorthodox and unconventional, Aquarians never let boundaries limit them. They are outgoing and friendly, believing in a carefree and leisurely living. Aquarians can wear their bag hanging on their shoulders, with the bulk resting beneath their arms. These carefree and unique souls need a chic and lightweight tote perfectly sized to fit their essentials, and stylish enough for day-to-night transitions.
Pisces (February 19 – March 20)
Emotional and slightly sensitive, Pisceans are content with remaining away from the spotlight, avoiding the center of attention at all costs. Pisceans may prefer to carry their bag clutched closely under their arms, as it provides them with a sense of security and protection, and gives them an unassuming air.
But, of course, never let a horoscope define who you are the way you carry your bag. Everyone has their on style of holding their trusty sack, so never let anyone else tell you otherwise!