Your Handbag Horoscope Awaits

If the universe says you need a leather backpack for fall, who are you to argue?

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Aries (March 21st to April 19th)

Aries babies are fire signs, so naturally you're drawn to the color red. You're also trendsetters (hi there, tiny backpack) and the warriors of the zodiac, so best to arm yourselves with tiny, cherry-bright studs. 

Tabitha Mini Backpack, $195, cynthiarowley.com.

Taurus (April 20th to May 20th)

Taurus girls gravitate towards timeless, easy-to-wear pieces in neutral colors and rich textures, so a bucket bag in plush suede is a no-brainer. 

Leather Bucket Bag, $100, zara.com.
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Gemini (May 21st to June 20th)

Geminis, you're unpredictable, which makes you a lot of fun, but also really, really indecisive when it comes to shopping. It's a good thing that patchwork is huge this season—now you can have All the Things (Leather! Suede! Black! Red! Camel!) in a single bag. 

Foley and Corinna Daisy Patrchwork Saddle Bag, $262, shopbop.com.

Cancer (June 21st to July 22nd)

You're the sign that's most likely to own a stack of cashmere sweaters, a closet full of pastel party dresses, and at least one set of silk pajamas (monogrammed, obviously). Lean into your love of all things pretty and polished with a structured shoulder bag in blush pink. 

Suede Shoulder Bag, $195, stories.com.
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Leos love the limelight, and there's nothing wrong with that. Go for a bag that will stand out in all of your #OOTD snaps, like this cute Zara crossbody. It comes with two straps—one embellished, one low-key—so you can go twice as long between outfit repeats.

Double Look Leather Mini Crossbody, $60, zara.com

Virgo (August 23rd to September 22nd)


Your bookshelf is arranged by color, isn't it? Neat freak Virgos keep the world organized, and your love of clean lines translates to your wardrobes. Try a sleek top-handle bag with standout brass hardware.

Top Handle Bag, $80, mango.com.
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Libra (September 23rd to October 22nd)

Libra is ruled by Venus, the planet of love, so this lovebird-emblazoned Lizzie Fortunato clutch is tailor made for your romantic side. Plus, Libras hate being alone, and carrying this bag is like having two built-in buddies at your side. 

Safari Clutch in Lovebirds, $398, lizziefortunato.com.

Scorpio (October 23rd to November 21st)


Confident Scorpios are all about classics with an edge, like this polished Alexander Wang bucket bag topped off with a badass chain. 

Mini Roxy Bucket Bag by Alexander Wang, $495, shopbop.com.
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Sagittarius (November 22nd to December 21st)


Adventurous Sagittarius girls, you should consider a crossbody bag for fall adventures. The tassels on this blue suede Rebecca Minkoff style with look right at home with your laid-back wardrobe. 

Mini Sofia Crossbody, $245, rebeccaminkoff.com.

Capricorn (December 22nd to January 19th)


Career-driven Capricorns need an unfussy bag that can go from the office or the internship to after-hours. Try an unexpected—but still neutral—shade like olive green, rather than black or brown. 

Micro Chain Bucket Bag, $148, bananarepublic.gap.com.
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