Astrology: Leo Zodiac Sign Dates & Traits
Next up in our Astrology Series, Joanie's resident Astrologer Scarlett Stars looks at the Leo zodiac sign - the dates and traits this star sign holds, as well the vintage style icons of the Leo zodiac sign.
Leo Zodiac Sign Explained
Leo, the king of the celestial jungle, represented by the Lion these charismatic cats are born to be noticed. The lion roams the jungle radiating a majestic aura in a similar way to the Leo walking amongst the rest of is with an air of celebrity. Roll out the red carpet for them and they'll be your most loyal companion, hurt their pride and catch a glimpse of their claws. Fire sign Leo is governed by the Sun, and much like their ruler they like to dazzle and be centre of the world.
Leo Vintage Style Icon: Lucille Ball - 6th August
The Leo show
As the star of the show, Leo loves to entertain, and actress Lucille Ball was no different. Living the Leo dream, Lucille produced and starred in the sitcom 'I love Lucy' and 'The Lucy Show' you don't get much more Leo than this. Described as warm and passionate Lucille is like a check list for all the chief Leo traits in starlet form.
Leo Vintage Style Icon: Gabrielle Chanel - 19th August
Their regal edge sees them developing an extravagant side, Leos like to make a big splash the more lavish the better. As the bravest sign of the horoscope wheel the Leo instinct to protect their pride sees them making the most wonderfully loyal friends. They are inherently childlike giving them an affinity with those younger than them, their nurturing technique is often fun, playful and energetic.
Leo Vintage Style Icon: Madonna - 16th August
Leos are beyond honest, they wear their hearts on their sleeves for all to see. In romantic endeavours they often attract tabloid worthy love affairs full of passion and high drama. In fact, a little drama seems to ooze into all their ventures.
Leo Vintage Style Icon: Kate Bush - 30th July
Leo Star Sign Character Traits
Flamboyant, Extravagant, Fierce, Loyal, Arrogant, Proud, Honest, Courageous, Giving, Sloppy, Protective, Amusing, Energetic, Theatrical, Leader, Confident, Charismatic, Warm, Passionate, Egotistical, Influential, Domineering, Dramatic.
Leo Zodiac Sign Colours
Joanie's picks for the Leo Zodiac Sign Colours
Serena Ditsy Floral Print Dress - Supremely feminine and ultra flattering, our Serena dress is the embodiment of any confident Leo
Cilla Penny Lane Intarsia Jumper - Our Cilla Jumper is the perfect companion to the flamboyant Leo trait. In a soft sparkly knit with 'Penny Lane' spangled across the chest you are sure to be the centre of attention.
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I hope you enjoyed reading about the Leo zodiac sign. Be sure to check out the next sign in my series, Virgo!