Sex and the City - Astrological Signs


 

Being a fan of this show and loving astrology for as long as I can humanly remember, I always wondered what these lady's Astrological signs would be.  Whenever I had a bad day, or maybe there was nothing good on my DVR, I would always turn to this show.  It taught all of us how to go through bad breakups and still remember that we always have our friends there. I always loved how each of them always had different strengths and weaknesses, different careers, and different life choices; yet they always remained loving, supportive, and appreciative of each other.  That is how my group of friends are, and I always thank God for them.  Seeing that I was not able to find their birthdays anywhere online, I have come up with what I would strongly believe each one of these ladies are.   I have totally made my mind up and can't wait to share my thoughts in this post...


Carrie Bradshaw
Sun Sign: Aquarius  - Element: Air - Quadruplicity: Fixed - Polarity: Positive



Carrie Bradshaw is the epitome of an Aquarius woman!  From her unconventional way of dressing, to her wild and crazy hair.  They love to wear their hair in as many different ways as possible; buns, curly, straight, messy.... you get the idea.  In the show, you will see Carrie's hair change every time she has a new outfit on, it's never the same.  Her kooky outfits fit the bill as well.  Aquarian's love crowds and to saturate themselves in their friendships, but when they are alone they enjoy it thoroughly.  They are also analyzing everyone and every situation.  That's what Carrie's column is all about, her analyzing every life event around her.  I think my favorite part of the show is actually when Carrie is alone and you can hear her thoughts as she writes.  She's always looking out the window and pondering life.  My desk also faces a window which now I know helps the writing process quite a bit.  Aquarians are also very free spirited and eccentric. They love listening to people's troubles and sharing sympathetic understanding with friends, which is probably why she is always the first one the girls call when a problem arises.  We all have a therapist in our group of friends.  You can't pin an Aquarian woman to a post, which is why I truly believe her and Aidan and his bucket of chicken didn't work out.  Most of us, myself included, were thinking, "What is wrong with you Carrie?  He is a perfect man!"  But what you need to understand is that Aquarians love their freedom too much for that type of relationship. They are as inconsistent with love as they are with the way they dress from day to day.  It is just in their nature.  If you look at the men Carrie dated over the 6 seasons the show ran, none of the men she dated were very similar.  That is how it is with these women.  Much like Gemini (another Air Sign), they shift and change in a blink of an eye what they want and how they feel about most things.  It is what makes them so beautiful, exciting, and complex.  Aquarian's tagline should be, "She belonged to everyone, and yet no one."  Money is never a prime concern of these ladies either.  That shows after her and Aidan break up and she needs money to buy her apartment back.  Saving is typically not their strong point. They are extremely adaptable people though, fitting into all sorts of different types of social settings which we see Carrie constantly doing. The fact that her and Big decide to not have children is also not shocking for an Aquarius woman, a Cancer yes but not an Aquarian.  They make wonderful mothers but the idea of raising children puzzles them.  Carrie's sudden inspiration and strange intuition makes her an Aquarius without a doubt.  There is something that is magical about these women.


Miranda Hobbes
Sun Sign: Virgo - Element: Earth - Quadruplicity: Mutable - Polarity: Negative

 I am not going to lie, I struggled with this one a little bit.  I was torn between Virgo and Capricorn, but three things were a dead giveaway as to why she is a Virgo.  1. Magda 2. Steve 3. Brady.  Yes, most of you are going to fight me on this one and say without a doubt that she is a Capricorn because she is a career woman and because she hides her feelings, but I have to disagree.  I am a career woman and I'm a Scorpio, plus there are plenty of other Sun Signs that typically are not the warmest when it comes to feelings.  Whenever you are guessing what someone's Sun Sign is, you have to take into consideration the personal LIFE choices that people make.  So let's get started with as to why I believe she is a Virgo... 1. Magda - Miranda is without a doubt a perfectionist. She hired Magda to keep her house perfect because she works so many hours at her firm.  As I mentioned in a previous post The Virgo Woman; They love perfection, but find it exhausting to keep up with.  2. Steve - She was very hard on Steve when they first meet.  Virgo's are very nit picky and critical people by nature.  They expect the best from everyone around them, which can at times make them feel very cold.  Like I have said many times, they are critical but kind hearted.  Sounds like Miranda, doesn't it?  A Capricorn woman loves financial security, especially with the one she is dating or marrying.  They are climbers.  Virgo's are just looking for their one true love.  I love Steve, but I just don't see a Capricorn woman being in love with someone of his nature.  3. Brady - As I mentioned also in The Virgo Woman; Virgos do not have a strong desire for children because they do not find emotional fulfillment through them.  This is typically not the case for Capricorn women.  Miranda was seriously considering an abortion when she found out she was pregnant, and then ended up decided against it obviously.  So there are the big three!  Some other dead giveaways that she is also a Virgo is how critical she is.  She is the one in their group that keeps it real.  She is always is the one to give her honest and sometimes harsh opinion, that is sometimes needed in this group of women.  She never ever gave Carrie the dreamy hopes that Charlotte did about Big to to make Carrie feel like they were going to work out.  She did it out of love and protection for her friend, that's a true Virgo trait.  She never sugarcoats anything.  She is always there though even when times get rough for her friends being the steady earth sign that she is, even though she'd rather be on the couch eating chocolate cake and watching Jules & Mimi on her TiVo.  But every now and then you see her tender and pure Virgo heart shine through.


Charlotte York
Sun Sign: Pisces - Element: Water - Quadruplicity: Mutable - Polarity: Negative

 This was the other one I debated on... She was either a Cancer or a Pisces.  Yes I know I know, Cancer is the sign that represents motherhood.  I just believe by true character that she is a Pisces.  Pisces women need to belong to someone like their need for oxygen.  They may play as though they are these extremely independent beings, but they truly prefer being in a relationship.  When was Charlotte ever single?  She jumped out of one marriage and right into another by marrying her divorce lawyer.  She also changed religions for him as well.  That is not a very Cancer like thing to do at all.  Pisces women are very illusive creatures.  They can truly make you believe that it is time to get married, when it may be time to break up.  Remember Charlotte and Trey's engagement?  They were standing outside of Tiffany's and convinced him to marry her, then made up a story of how he romantically proposed.  Pisces women are ALL WOMAN.  They are, next to Libra, the most feminine sign in the zodiac.  Pisces women will never hail their own taxi or reach for the check on the first date.  They will wear fluffy hats in the winter, and full beautifully printed dresses in the summer because they are feminine in every season.  Like I mentioned, Pisces are masters of illusions by making people see something that it may not be.  A perfect example of that was when she had the magazine come in and do the shoot of her home when her and Trey had already decided on a divorce.  She painted the picture in the magazine for all little girls who read Better Homes & Gardens and wear their mother's pearls, that her life was one to be envied.  Her divorce was final before the magazine ever hit the stands.  One other dead giveaway to me that she is a fish is after she miscarried, she decided it would be too hard to go to Miranda's baby shower.  She sat on the couch and watched a documentary about Elizabeth Taylor who is one of the most iconic Pisces women to date.  She found strength through her story seeing that her hardships were relatable to her own.  She wiped her tears and put on a very Elizabeth Taylor inspired dress and arrived at the shower.  She later names her dog Elizabeth Taylor as well.  Her career is also very fitting for a fish.  They love the arts, and Charlotte's job at the gallery would make any Pisces swoon.  In a marriage they prefer to be taken care of than bringing home the bacon.  She shows this when she quits her coveted position at the gallery.  Pisces are the dreamers of the zodiac, and she never gave hers up of having the family she always wanted.



Samantha Jones
Sun Sign: Sagittarius - Element: Fire - Quadruplicity: Mutable - Polarity: Positive

This was an easy one.  Samantha is a Sagittarius 100%.  Sag's don't always say the things you want to hear.  They just say whatever is on their mind.  Most of the time they will shock you by their honest and sometimes ridiculous comments.  They definitely have their own brand of charm.  If you do not accept them for who they are, they could honestly care less.  Most Sagittarians live alone because they are one of the most independent signs as well as not having extremely strong family ties.  I don't ever remember mention of Samantha's family in the show in any of the six seasons.  They also love to travel.  It was after all Samantha's idea and connection to get them all to Dubai, she is the one who also left New York to uproot to California after she had spent her whole career in the City.  Very Archer like of her.  This is not a woman you order around, however they don't care for wishy washy men.  They need a strong man with a backbone.  Richard and Smith Jerrod were great examples of that.  They never told Samantha what to do or how to behave, but they were both strong men.  Sag women are extremely forward and don't play games with their partner.  These women are rarely weepy or sad over a guy leaving, mostly because they do the leaving.  These women are very skittish about marriage.  She is typically very unconventional when it comes to relationships and typically doesn't care a whole lot about her reputation regarding that matter.  That doesn't mean she is the wildest girl in town, she just knows what she wants and doesn't have a problem expressing it.  Obviously Samantha shows us that with her multiple hookups on the show.  She doesn't apologize for anything.  Her reputation in the PR world is impeccable however.  PR is a great occupation for a Sagittarius considering they are a mutable sign.  They love any type of show business.  Some of the biggest pop stars ever were Sags - Brintey Spears, Miley Cyrus, Christina Aguilera, etc.  Just because this woman isn't the best homemaker, has a casual attitude towards dating, and hesitant towards marriage; she still has an incredible heart.  Her honesty is a mark of her character, although sometimes a little alarming, it is endearing.  Although they are not ones to be tied down she was very loyal to Smith.  Towards the end of it however she started to lose herself.  When that happens to any Sagittarius, they will feel a need to break free to go and find themselves again.  Like she tells him during their breakup, "I love you, but I love me more." 



Whatever these ladies are astrologically, they showed us all the meaning of true friendship.  They showed us that the relationship that we have with ourselves is the most important one we will ever have, and they taught us that a cocktail or five is okay after a bad break up.  These women are loveable because they are relatable.  I can find pieces of myself in every single one of these women.  That's what makes it one of the best shows ever created.  Just like astrology we are all individuals.  We are all flawed and have gone through painful and character building situations.  It is what makes us beautiful and different.  Variety is the spice of life - I'm sure Samantha would agree. 




27 comments:

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    1. I adore the charlotte pisces. Its awesome!!! As a pisces I totally agree with this :)

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  2. I always thought Carrie was a gemini

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    1. Agreed! She's def a Gemini

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  3. Sarah Jessica Parker is an Aries in real life.Although I see why you think Carrie Bradshaw as an Aquarius being an Aquarius myself.I have to tell that Aries women are very fashionable themselves (Victoria Beckham) and experiment a lot.I say this because I know an Aries female whose dressing sense is so unconventional that sometimes she manages to surprise and shock even me,yes an Aquarius! As for Kristin Davis, she is a Piscean and she played the character of a true Piscean so I agree with you there.Cynthia Nixon is an Aries and she played Miranda Hobbes.She was a cleanliness freak,she criticized her friends often for their choices and was suspicious of men.She was very independent and didn't like sharing her living space or slight changes in her schedules ( remember she always ordered from same restaurant over the years,she almost fired her house keeper when she started rearranging her personal stuff,she got mad at Steve for switching the channel because she always watched this particular drama that she never likes to miss,she got uneasy and petrified that Steve wanted to move in with her because she never shared her space with anyone before). All of this makes me think she's a fixed sign because she's so set in what she wants and can't accept changes easily.I personally find Virgo women to be very docile and easily influenced by someone so I don't agree on Miranda being Virgo.Miranda is fiercely independent and strong headed woman.Kim Cattrall is Leo.Samantha Jones is a confident,sexy,out spoken Leo.Sagittarian women are feminine in real no matter how out spoken they seem to others.Sagittarius women are very sensitive by nature and they get offended very easily which does not go with the character of Samantha because she hardly cared what people were thinking of her or speaking about her.My best friend forever of 8 years is a Leo woman and from the personal experience I can say Leo women are feisty,sexy, go getters and extremely outspoken.In my opinion Kim played herself as Samantha.This was just my opinion because I was a big fan of Sex and the city series.Also I wanted to add that Mr.Big played by Chris Noth is a Scorpio both in the drama series as well as in real.He was mysterious,sexy,sophisticated,indecisive,broke hearts,liked to play mind games.I think even he played himself in the series.I can go on but I think enough feedback from me.I should give chance to others as well.LOL

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    1. Well, i strongly believe that Samantja Jones is GEMINI. She has air's elements, she wants freedom, indepedence and social life. She know everyone and everyone knows her. She isn't fall in love and prefers one night stands. Take into consideration her career path too. Only a gemini could be so syccessful in a job like this. Also, i feel that she has Ascedant in Fire Element, mostly Leo.

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    2. Well, i strongly believe that Samantja Jones is GEMINI. She has air's elements, she wants freedom, indepedence and social life. She know everyone and everyone knows her. She isn't fall in love and prefers one night stands. Take into consideration her career path too. Only a gemini could be so syccessful in a job like this. Also, i feel that she has Ascedant in Fire Element, mostly Leo.

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  4. Samantha is definately a leo

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    1. Absolutely not! Leos're not very much into making decisions, they're very dependent on other people's opinions. And - they're very very very home-biased women.

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  5. I kinda thought Samantha would be a Gemini. Out of a relationship she is free floating and strong not caring about the patterns and have-hads. But in a relationship she is protective of her pride and worries about Richard cheating.

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  6. I love SATC and I love this. I really think you think you hit the nail on the head! Samantha reminds me of so many Sags that I know, so much so that I just always assumed that she was. And as someone born as a Pisces but had my mom going back & forth from the hospital during mid February, I always felt like I related so well with both Carrie and Charlotte!

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  7. Of course just the Sun sign is too limited, but following the post, I would say that Samantha is a fixed and fire sign, therefore Leo probably conjunct Jupiter. She puts herself as her first priority and is all about pleasure and extravagance.

    Carrie also fixed sign - she doesn't like change (remember when she had a nervous breakdown just because her computer broke and Aidan bought her a new one?) but probably with a strong Venus emphasis - intellectual about partnership and fashion.

    Charlotte, in my opinion, is not Pisces. She is too obsessed about her place in the society, how people should act and expect from others...She thinks happiness means being married with a wealthy man and kids and is very picky about her relationships. I would guess she has Virgo Sun with Venus emphasis but with a difficult aspect to Neptune (she wants the romance but inside the standard marriage/perfect life).

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    1. I like your thoughts. But i have to admitt that i disagree in some parts. For example, i guesa Charlotte has Cancer sign with Ascendant in Capricorn.
      Also, Carrie -of course with no noubt- she is an ARIES, maybe with Ascedant in Libra or maybe in Aquarius.
      As for Miranda, i believe she is Capricorn with Aries ascedant, but the moon in Cancer, or Pisches because she is really sensitive.

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    2. I like your thoughts. But i have to admitt that i disagree in some parts. For example, i guesa Charlotte has Cancer sign with Ascendant in Capricorn.
      Also, Carrie -of course with no noubt- she is an ARIES, maybe with Ascedant in Libra or maybe in Aquarius.
      As for Miranda, i believe she is Capricorn with Aries ascedant, but the moon in Cancer, or Pisches because she is really sensitive.

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  8. Miranda, in my opinion, would be a Capricorn. She is a traditional career oriented woman -a lawyer!- and has that typical realistic and pessimistic sense of humour of a Capricorn. She is also more traditional in the way she dresses as well as the way she decorates her apartment. Plus she has that typical Cardinal way of being very active and not dependent on other people. Virgo is more about serving people and adaptable - she is very stubborn and makes decision without thinking about other people. Charlotte is more perfectionist. She wants the perfect flower arrangement, the perfect husband, the perfect house whereas Miranda is more practical.

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  9. Judging from the time periods where the girls celebrated their respective birthdays and their personalities -

    Carrie - Libra (Potential Scorpio cusp) - Birthday episode - The Agony and the Ex-tacy
    Charlotte - Cancer - Birthday episode - Luck Be an Old Lady
    Samantha - Leo - Birthday at finale of first movie
    Miranda - Capricorn - Birthday episode - Sex and the City..

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    1. ANd judging from Carrie's charachter, she's absolutely not Aquarius. As for Samantha, Leo is not her type, maybe Virgo?
      With all the rest I definitely agree. And I'm more inclined to think Carrie is a Scorpio - as she's very indecisive at times.

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  10. I definitely see the Aqua influence, but Carrie is not an Aqua Sun. More than likely an Aqua Rising (image we project), Libra Sun (Ego) due to her indecisiveness, constant need for confirmation and birthday period, which is *early* fall. I also think she has a Cancer Moon (feelings). She way too emotional and overthinks every relationship.

    Charlotte Libra Rising, Virgo Sun (definitely) and perhaps a Libra Moon
    Miranda Aries Rising, Cap Sun and Taurus Moon (or some other fixed sign)
    Samantha Leo Rising, Sag Sun and Scorp Moon (very guarded)

    Just gonna throw this out there, Big Cap Rising, Scorp Sun and Taurus Moon

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  11. I think Carrie is absolute Libra with Cancer rising. Arty, feminine, relationship expert, overthinking, emotional, need her friends, can go for a man not even thinking(remember paris ?) and changing her mind so often. maybe a gemini moon ?

    Charlotte: OH sweet natural born mother, emotional, kid lover, relationship needy, arty, classy girl. Total Pisces with Cancer or Taurus rising.

    Samantha: I dont know why anoyne didnt even say yet but she is total ARIES! 100% boss, in her lovw life and carrier,she is absolute "me first", spontenous, practical, sexy and not afraid to show it, easily angry and outspoken, love to dress up games and try to live her life to the fullest !She is an aries with saggitarius rising with cancer moon. because she has emotional and caring side too.

    Miranda probably an Aquarius: Very Analytic remember she made a list about Steve ? And she is not freeminded like most aquarius so maybe Capricorn rising and Virgo moon.

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  13. Samantha is a 100% the epitome of a Leo woman.
    Miranda is like 200% the epitome of a Capricorn woman.
    Now Charlotte is very Taurus to me. She is into romance, expensive stuff, arts, motherhood. Taurus female def.
    Carrie is a complicated, I wanna agree that she is a Aquarius but I'm not sure...she is def an Air sing. Either Aquarius or Libra.

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  14. Samantha cannot be a Sagittarius. Her 50th birthday was celebrated during the summer. She's a Leo.

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  15. Baby Brady is no more than a month old when the girls go to Atlantic City to celebrate Charlotte's birthday. On the evening of his birth, Carrie has a date with Big. There are leaves on the trees and Carrie is wearing a slip dress with a robe-like coat so it could be late March, early April, putting Charlotte's birthday into the Taurus time frame.

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  16. Carrie's birthday episode shows the trees with yellow leaves, rain, and Carrie wearing a wool coat, which would put her birthday around mid-October, making her a Libra.

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  17. Miranda's birthday happens in the first episode. When she is sitting on the park bench eating salad you can see the garden behind her has sprouted but not yet bloomed, it's a beautiful sunny day, and when she is served her cake, the ladies and drag queens are wearing summery attire, putting her birthday in the June time frame, so I would go with Gemini.

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  18. I would have thought Samantha to be a Scorpio because of her wild ways and being secretive at times.

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