Your 2022 Horoscope Is Here
You may have enjoyed her How to Parent series, which helped you gain insight into and connect with your child based on their astrological sign. Now, for 2022, astrologer Alice Bell will shift her focus to all the adults in the room—starting with what the year ahead may hold. Stay tuned for a regular monthly horoscope to publish at the start of every month.
- Written By
- Alice Bell
- Louise Lockhart
2022 will usher in a greater sense of optimism and hopefulness as Jupiter moves through Pisces until the spring before heading into Aries during the summer and fall months. For every sign, there may be greater opportunities for travel, education, and overall feeling more free. In addition, solar and lunar eclipses will be taking place in the signs of Taurus and Scorpio throughout the entire year. Your perspective on what you value, in regards to both money and relationships, might be shifting. You could feel called to change how you approach work, or you may want to look within and transform any behaviors that are no longer serving you. Below, see what 2022 holds for your sign.
You will have a quiet start to the year, Aries. From January until May, you may need time to rest, or you could be enjoying activities that you do alone. It may also be that you’re working on projects behind the scenes, or you might be taking up an interest in meditation or other spiritual activities. Throughout the summer and the fall, you will be back to being your usual, energetic self. You might be embarking on an exciting new life chapter, and you could feel like opportunities for personal growth are coming your way. It will be easy to gain the support and attention from other people for anything you might be pursuing. Simultaneously during the year, you may have an urge to launch a business venture of your own, or you could suddenly be making more money at your job.
You will have a busy social life at the start of the year, Taurus. From January through May, you might be forming new friendships, and you could feel like you’re accepted by a community of people. In addition, your friends might be supporting you or connecting you to different opportunities. Throughout the summer and the fall, you will be craving your space from groups, and you could be facing any heavy emotions that might be coming up. You may also be letting go of some situation or relationship in your life in order to start fresh. Throughout the year, you might find ways of tapping into new sides of your identity, and you may suddenly realize that you want to go in a different direction with your life. There might be a significant move or job change that happens as a result.
You will experience significant career growth at the start of the year, Gemini. From January to May, you may receive a major promotion or gain attention at your job. You could also suddenly have more freedom to do what you want at work, or you could land a positive job opportunity. Throughout the summer and fall, your attention will turn to the friendships in your life. You may be busy attending social commitments or becoming more involved in a community. Networking and connecting with different types of people may come more easily. Simultaneously during the year, you will be focused a lot more on your mental health. You may begin to recognize the ways in which you hold yourself back sometimes, and you could want to shed yourself of certain patterns or emotions that are preventing you from growing into your full potential.
You will be traveling more than usual at the start of the year, Cancer. From January until May, you might be exploring a foreign culture or spending an extended amount of time abroad. It could also be that you’re wanting to learn and expand your knowledge of the world by enrolling in a course or studying on your own. Throughout the summer and fall, your career will demand more of your attention. You might be launching big work projects, or you could receive a major promotion. It may also feel like job opportunities are coming to you easily. During the year, you will experience changes with your friends. You may feel the urge to hang out with different types of people, and you will be putting a lot of thought into what friends and communities you want to align yourself with.
You will be seeing a boost to your finances at the start of the year, Leo. From January until May, you could be getting a bonus at your job, or you may receive other forms of passive income. It may also be that you’re establishing greater intimacy with your partner, or you could feel like you’re doing a lot of positive transformation within yourself. Throughout the summer and the fall, you may have the chance to travel more extensively, or you could be inspired to research other cultures or life views. You might also be inspired to read a lot, write, or teach. Simultaneously during the year, you may experience big job changes. You could be gaining a bigger reputation and more attention at work, or you may want to go in a completely different direction with your long-term career goals.
You will experience relationship growth and happiness at the start of the year, Virgo. From January until May, you may feel more connected to your partner, or you could be meeting someone new if you’re single. You may also feel like you’re getting to have quality, one-on-one time with your friends. Throughout the summer and the fall, you may be deepening the ties in your partnerships, whether that’s in business or in love. You might be setting up a joint bank account with someone or figuring out how you can be more open and share a part of your life with another person. Simultaneously during the year, you may be shifting how you think about the world. You could have eye opening new experiences while traveling, or a sudden desire to go back to school for a specific subject.
You will see improvements at work at the start of the year, Libra. From January until May, you may be moving into a job role that has greater responsibilities, and you could find yourself super busy with everyday tasks. You might also be taking care of your body through regular exercise and healthy foods. Throughout the summer and fall, you may be taking significant next steps with a romantic partner. If you’re single, you could be meeting someone or staying open minded about dating. It will be easier to closely connect or collaborate with people, both at work and in your personal life. Simultaneously during the year, it may be that a relationship is urging you to face buried parts of yourself. You may find yourself seeking out therapy or wanting to read self-help books, and you will want to move past certain patterns and behaviors.
You will be creatively inspired at the start of the year, Scorpio. From January until May, you will want to inject your artistic energy into your own hobbies. You could also be busier with social activities, or you might be spending a lot of time with your children and feel more closely bonded to them. Throughout the summer and fall, you will encounter success at work. You might be finding a new job, or you could feel like you’re expanding within your current role. Simultaneously during the year, you may experience changes in your close relationships. You could be reaching a major milestone with your partner, and deepening your commitment to one another. If you’re single, you may meet someone new suddenly or your mindset around dating might be shifting. On the other hand, you may want to leave behind any partnership that isn’t working.
You will be experiencing happiness within your home and family at the start of the year, Sagittarius. From January until May, you could be moving somewhere that has a lot more space, or joyful events might be happening within your family that are bringing you closer together. Throughout the summer and fall, more people might be reaching out and wanting to connect with you. You could also feel more confident in yourself and want to put your time into developing a side hobby or passion project. Simultaneously during the year, you may have changes going on at work. You might be looking for a job that has a deeper meaning to you, or you may find that your daily responsibilities are shifting. You will be focused on balancing work with rest, so that you don’t stress yourself out too much.
You will be busy teaching yourself new information at the start of the year, Capricorn. From January until May, you could be picking up useful skills, and you will want to keep your mind engaged with reading, writing, or creating videos. You may also be moving around a lot, making short trips or meeting up with acquaintances. Throughout the summer and the fall, you may be moving into a spacious new home, where you feel settled and grounded. Close family relationships might also come more easily, and you could be growing closer to your parents or your children. Throughout the year, you will experience changes in how you express yourself creatively and in social situations. You may stop caring so much about what other people think, and instead you will be fully focused on the activities that bring you joy.
You will be driven to succeed at the start of the year, Aquarius. From January until May, you may have a lot of motivation to get your own business ideas off the ground, or you could be receiving a significant raise at your job. You may also feel more confident in the skills you bring to the table at work. Throughout the summer and the fall, you will have plenty of time to relax and travel. You might be planning numerous short trips or family vacations, and you could also be inspired to improve your writing and speaking skills. You will want to put all of your knowledge to practical use by putting out articles, podcasts, or video content for other people to see. Simultaneously during the year, you may have unexpected changes happen within the home and family, or you could be moving to a new city.
You will feel energized and ready to be seen at the start of the year, Pisces. From January until May, you might be busy with personal projects and goals, and other people will be drawn to your confidence. You will be thinking optimistically, and you may feel like you’re able to take a risk in some area of your life and be successful. Throughout the summer and the fall, you will be seeing progress made at work. You could be met with opportunities to make more money, or you could be inspired to turn a side hobby into a business. Simultaneously during the year, you may be surprised with what you’re interested in learning, and you could be researching a variety of different topics. You may feel a little restless, so you could be seeking to adventure somewhere new and plan out several trips away.
British Vogue's resident-astrologer, Alice Bell was initially drawn to astrology to answer questions in her life related to relationships, work and her emotions. Friends and coworkers began approaching Alice, looking for similar answers to their challenges. Even though she has helped numerous clients, she is still amazed by astrology’s transformational effects. Follow her @stalkalice. For more, find out how to parent an Aries or how to parent your Pisces children.