The Best Shoe for Your Sign
Everyone has a “sole mate” – it’s written in the stars!
PERFECT FIT FOR ARIES: Makalu Tasha Casual Shoes
DATES: March 21 – April 19
STAR TRAIT: Courage
TREND: Casual Shoes
Affectionately known as the “firstborn” of the zodiac, Aries symbolizes new beginnings and independence. You’re a fiery spirit with an impeccable sense of style, and your every step radiates that energy! As Aries is ruled by the planet Mars, you are fearless, independent, and head-strong – which is reflected in your fierce fashion choices.
Fast, free, and untamed, Aries signs need a shoe that can keep up, which is why the Makalu Tasha casual shoes are the perfect fit! Lightweight, comfortable, and crafted with a bold leopard print upper, these shoes can handle the confidence and heat that Aries gives off with their everyday looks.
BEST CHOICE FOR TAURUS: Vans Asher Checker Skate Shoes
DATES: April 20 – May 20
STAR TRAIT: Dependability
TREND: Bold Patterns
Oh, dear Taurus, you may already know this, but you’re the trusted friend everyone always counts on in a pinch. You’re ruled by Venus, the planet of love and beauty, which makes your style an endearing combination of sensible and trendy. Dependable, strong, fun, and loyal, the Vans Asher Checker skate shoes are your ideal sole mate!
Just like Vans sneakers, Taurus signs work hard and play hard, flexing their incredible powers of self-motivation and persistence to achieve whatever they want. Like the bull, you and your Vans are both stable and reliable, the kind of friend everyone needs in their lives.
BEST FIT FOR GEMINI: ASICS GT 1000 10 Running Shoes
DATES: May 21 – June 21
STAR TRAIT: Responsiveness
TREND: Running Shoes
Quick-witted, adaptable, and endlessly on the go, Gemini takes on the world, full of energy and optimism in every step. You have many sides, Gemini, but that doesn’t make you two-faced at all! The flexibility to change your mind – or your style – is like a superpower only Geminis have.
Taking on the world with a twinkle in your eye, a spring in your step, and a knack for innovation, it’s no wonder Gemini and ASICS GT 1000 10 running shoes would be a matching pair. Not everyone possesses the power of adaptability like a Gemini in her running shoes! Gemini can quickly switch gears from a high-intensity workout at the gym to chatting up familiar faces at the coffee shop – all without missing a step.
PERFECT FIT FOR CANCER: Nike Court Vision Low Sneakers
DATE: June 22 – July 22
PLANET: the Moon
STAR TRAIT: Loyalty
TREND: Court Shoes
Cancer, you have an innate ability to make everyone around you feel cared for and loved, to make others feel important, heard, and appreciated. Just like your moods, your interests and fashion senses change like the phases of the Moon. As a Cancer, you open your heart to love without fear, and as a result, you are very easy to love in return. Other signs may see these traits as a weakness, but you know it’s your core strength.
Versatile, trendy, and beloved, Cancer’s sole mate is the Nike Court Vision Low sneakers! The Court Vision Low, just like you, uplifts and encourages everyone around with their brilliant shine. Plus, the Court Vision Low will still be a perfect match even if you change your aesthetic.
BEST FIT FOR LEO: Crocs Classic Tie Dye Clogs
DATE: July 23 – August 22
PLANET: the Sun
STAR TRAIT: Exuberance
Like the Sun, Leo, you are a cheerful social butterfly, full of life and excitement. Because you’re so full of fire and confidence, others love to be around you. Somehow, you always know how to fuel a good time; there truly is never a dull moment with you around! Others may claim you’re “attention-seeking,” but we both know that’s not true – you just have such a big, warm personality that it can’t be boxed up.
Leos are natural-born trendsetters, and this is precisely why the Crocs Classic Tie Dye clogs are the perfect fit for you! Crocs, just like Leo, are naturally fun and radiate comfort, confidence, and contagious energy with the intensity of the Sun! Neither Crocs nor Leo has a problem marching to the beat of their own drum. Leo, slip on these Crocs and start serving runway confidence!
BEST FIT FOR VIRGO: Soda Hike Flatform Sneaker
DATE: August 23 – September 22
STAR TRAIT: Practical
TREND: Flatform Sneakers
Virgo, like the Earth, you’re stable and reliable. You are a loyal friend with a sharp mind and big ambitions. Others stand in awe of Virgo’s ability to maximize every moment of the day, enabling you to not only get things done but to get things perfected as well.
For the problem-solver of the zodiac, the Soda Hike flatform sneaker is the perfect fit! Practical and reliable, just like Virgo, the flatform is equal parts fun and trendy. Designed with a classic silhouette, these grounding sneaks will add the perfect amount of stylish flair to a business or casual look.
PERFECT FIT FOR LIBRA: Nike Victori One Sport Slides
DATE: September 23 – October 23
STAR TRAIT: Charm
TREND: Sporty Slides
Libra, you’re always there when someone needs you. A true team player, you have a dazzling charm that makes those around you feel comfortable and supported. You also have an intimate understanding of the importance of balance in life.
Like you, Libra, the Nike Victori One sport slides flawlessly maintain the balance between convenience and style. Easy-to-wear, these Nike slides combine with a comfortable yet supportive footbed with a trendy design.
PERFECT FIT FOR SCORPIO: Unr8ed Firm Combat Boots
DATE: October 24 – November 21
STAR TRAIT: Idealism
TREND: Combat Boots
Scorpio, the horoscopes might paint you as a mysterious and edgy character, but we know you are so much more. You’re brave, independent, passionate, and resilient. You’re trustworthy. You may seem calm and stoic on the surface, but just like the ocean, your mind is constantly in motion. You have no problem setting trends; you’re capable of truly remarkable things.
Scorpio’s perfect fit is a combat boot like the Unr8ed Firm combat boots. Just like you, Scorpio, combat boots seem edgy, but they have a lasting appeal that withstands the tests of time. Practical, comfortable, and oh-so-stylish, lace up your boots and start setting trends.
BEST FIT FOR SAGITTARIUS: Blowfish Malibu Fruit Slip-On Shoes
DATE: November 22 – December 21
STAR TRAIT: Optimism
TREND: Canvas Slip-On
Sagittarius, you’re fun, independent, curious, and optimistic! Because you’re ruled by Jupiter, you’re an absolute magnet for luck. You greet the world with an infectious smile, upbeat energy, and genuine kindness. Being soft and flexible is your superpower. How could anyone not love you?!
The much-loved Blowfish Malibu Fruit slip-on shoes are the perfect pairing for the expressive, joyful Sagittarius! Crafted with a fun and trendy design, the Fruit captures the essence of Sagittarius effortlessly. Just slip them on and watch good things start coming your way.
PERFECT FIT FOR CAPRICORN: Dr. Marten Embury Chelsea Boots
DATES: December 22 – January 19
STAR TRAIT: Steadiness
TREND: Chelsea Boots
Like the earth below, Capricorn, you’re an irresistible, incredible, immovable force. You’re filled with motivation, determination, and you’re always reaching for the stars – success is practically your middle name. You may not be able to move the mountain before you, but your hardworking nature pushes you to climb the highest peaks. Your shoes must be able to handle the force of nature that you are.
The Dr. Martens Embury Chelsea boot is the perfect fit for Capricorn. Built tough, Dr. Martens boots are the embodiment of your resilient spirit. Capricorns also know exactly how to serve up a look, and this Chelsea boot style is just the canvas you need to stun, whether in the boardroom or on the city streets.
BEST FIT FOR AQUARIUS: Merrell Crosslander 2 Hiking Boots
DATES: January 19 – February 18
STAR TRAIT: Free Spirited
TREND: Hiking Boots
Aquarius, you’re a go-getter. You’re clever, independent, and quirky, easily making friends everywhere you go. You’re a trailblazer, always thinking outside the box. Aquarius, you love using the twin gifts of creativity and kindness to improve the world around you.
Your self-reliance and easy-going attitude allow you to thrive in the outdoors, making the Merrell Crosslander 2 hiking boots the Aquarius sole mate! Just like you, these hiking boots are reliable, rugged, and free-spirited.
PERFECT FIT FOR PISCES: Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Lugged Platform Sneakers
DATES: February 19 – March 20
STAR TRAIT: Compassion
Pisces, you are at the end of the zodiac wheel, representing eternity and the end of a cycle. It’s said that you have an “otherworldly quality” to you, and we couldn’t agree more! You have this ability to touch the lives around you, to show understanding and compassion. Trustworthy, fun, and easy-going, it’s no wonder you have so many friends!!
Like a good friend you can always lean on, the Converse Chuck Taylor All-Star Lugged platform sneakers will lift you to new heights, which is why they are the perfect fit for you, Pisces. Just like Converse, your ability to imagine and create is unrivaled; you know just how to take a classic look and make it uniquely yours.
From the brave Aries to the compassionate Pisces, your perfect ‘sole-mate’ is ready to be unboxed today! Shop them all at shoecarnival.com or in a Shoe Carnival near you.
All items in stock as of time of publication. Original publication 8/4/21.