You’ll experience hurdles in your career, but remember that the storm won’t last forever.

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23 OCT TO 22 NOV '

You’ll experience hurdles in your career, but remember that the storm won’t last forever. Rely on your instincts and past experiences to make decisions. Your social life will be very active this month, so exercise regularly to balance out all that eating and drinking. You may also want to give a new sport a go as it’s a good way to meet new people. If you’ve been wanting to try something new with your love life, now’s the time to explore and experiment. Money will come rolling in as a result of your hard work, so why not add Swatch PINKSPARKLES, $109, to your accessory collection? 

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23 NOV TO 20 DEC 

Been feeling lost and tired? Lady Luck will be on your side when it comes to career and finances this month. Keep on striving for your goals – success is on the horizon. You’ll be more vocal about your opinions, especially to your partner and family, but watch what you say to avoid hurting them. Try meditating or doing yoga to help calm yourself down. Remember to eat healthily and cut down on junk food. Singles might also want to change up their dating approach to spice things up. Swatch FOUNTAIN OF COLORS, $99, will be the perfect arm accessory for dates. 

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21 DEC TO 19 JAN 

It’ll be a slow month in terms of finances, so it’s best to put off major decisions till the month is over. It’s high time you work on your health goals too, so schedule a check-up with your doctor to see what you can improve on. If you’re planning on switching jobs, consider using social media to boost your professional image. And you know what they say about dressing to impress, so if you’ve snagged yourself a new job, be sure to strap on Swatch BLUSPARKLES, $109. It’ll not only make you appear super sharp and chic, but also help you feel ready to take on the world.  

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20 JAN TO 18 FEB 

You’ll feel uplifted and motivated at work and start to enjoy what you’re doing. You’ll also have a knack for bringing people together – make the most of this talent as it’ll help you achieve your career goals. If you’re attached, your love life might be rocky as your actions and opinions might clash with that of your partner’s, so learn to compromise. There will be plenty of financial opportunities this month – it’s a good time to go on a trip and seek out new business opportunities. Swatch MENT’HEURE, $103, is just the thing to take with you on your travels. 

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19 FEB TO 20 MAR 

Been playing matchmaker all this while? It’s time you focused on yourself, so start going on more dates. Work might get very draining this month, but pressure makes diamonds and this is the perfect time to showcase your capabilities. Been bottling up your feelings? Now is also a great time to let it all out – talk to a friend or family member you can trust and remember that your feelings are always valid. Also, avoid putting all your money in one venture and think carefully before making a big investment. Be on time for your appointments with Swatch GRAFTIC, $103

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21 MAR TO 19 APR 

You’ll feel extra motivated at work this month and will inspire the people around you as well. You’ll also get to display your leadership abilities, but remember to make time for family, loved ones and yourself. If you’re attached, you may find you’re getting complacent with your partner, so go on dates and show them plenty of affection to keep the spark alive. Not only will you be at your financial peak, but there will be many networking opportunities, so make it a point to look your best round the clock and pair your outfits with Swatch PSYCADELIC, $103

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20 APR TO 20 MAY 

Your colleagues might not necessarily be the best people to be friends with, so learn to separate your work life from your personal life to avoid office politics. It’ll be a slow month for your finances – be patient and careful with any major financial decisions. You might also crave for a companion and go on dates for the sake of it, but your friends and family are probably the best people to hang out with at this time. Feeling weary? Eating healthily always helps, or you can also pamper yourself with some retail therapy. While you’re at it, grab Swatch SCHOOL BREAK, $99

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21 MAY TO 20 JUN 

You’ll be extra vigilant and energised at work, so you’ll be able to make decisions that you struggled with previously. You may be feeling emotional but try not to let it get the better of you. Ensure you’re also physically and mentally well-rested in order to achieve your goals or take risks before the year ends. Things might get rocky with your partner, so learn how to communicate better to strengthen the bond between the both of you. You’ve been saving up all this while, so it’s definitely time to treat yourself. Why not get yourself a new arm candy like Swatch ROUG’HEURE, $99

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21 JUN TO 20 JUL 

Been stuck in a rut lately? You’ll be glad to know that you’ll soon find yourself at your creative peak, and there’s no better time to re-organise your life. If you’re single, you’ll attract many potential suitors this month. However, you might also meet people who don’t have your best interests at heart, so be wary of who you open up to. Plan your finances wisely and do your due diligence before making major decisions. Self-confidence is the best outfit for any girl, and pairing your outfits with Swatch AZUL’HEURE, $99, is sure to be the cherry on top. 

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21 JUL TO 21 AUG 

Most Leos are proud people and it’s easy to let it get the better of you, especially at work. Try putting your pride aside and you’ll find that you’ll get along better with your colleagues. Remember to be practical and objective. You’ll also be drawn to taking up the dominant role in your relationship. This might lead to conflict, but will essentially boost your relationship dynamics. Self-care is the best healthcare, so ensure you get enough rest, eat healthily and pamper yourself occasionally. Swatch STREETY, $103, is the perfect gift to thank yourself for all the hard work you’ve put in. 

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22 AUG TO 22 SEPT 

You might second guess yourself a lot this month, but there’s nothing wrong with being meticulous at work. Take some time to consider your future career path – it’s never too early to start thinking ahead and it might even motivate you to work harder. Virgos will start to mature in the love department this month. If you’re in a relationship, now is the time to work on resolving long-standing issues. Singles might find a potential love interest, so keep your eyes peeled! Not sure what to wear with that flowy top on that date? Make it Swatch SILIWHITE, $103

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23 SEPT TO 22 OCT 

You’ll be brimming with positivity and optimism and will attract many like- minded people this month. But remember: love will only come knocking at your door if you’re ready for it. Those attached might want to consider taking their relationship to the next level. It’s easy to fall victim to the flu this month, so maintain a healthy diet, get regular exercise and get adequate sleep to keep it at bay. You may see an increase in your bank balance, but that doesn’t mean you should loosen your purse strings. Stay on top of your busy schedule with Swatch TACOON, $99.  

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Text Compiled By Cheryl Lim.