YEAR OF THE DOG
YOUR 2018 CHINESE ZODIAC
With Chinese New Year fast approaching on February 16th, we can expect to see beautiful decorations and impressive celebrations around the world. Another exciting thing many will do around this time of the year is read up on their Chinese Zodiac for the Year of the Dog. Whether you’re a little monkey or a loyal dog, scroll down to see what your year of birth says about you and what the Year of the Dog has in store for you.
YEAR OF THE RAT
Year of the Rat
Years: 2008, 1996, 1984, 1972, 1960
Lucky Colours: Red, Black
Lucky Numbers: 1, 3, 5
Compatibility: Dragon, Ox, Monkey
Rats are easygoing, curious and adapt easily to their environment.
They are known for having a good instinct and are often popular among their peers. They enjoy evenings more than mornings and make great entrepreneurs. This year will be great for Rats and they will find many opportunities in the career section, as long as they take time off to rest, recharge and exercise.
YEAR OF THE OX
LETTER LUNCH BOX
Year of the Ox
Years: 2009, 1997, 1985, 1973, 1961
Lucky Colours: Green, Yellow
Lucky Numbers: 2, 6, 10
Compatibility: Rat, Snake, Rooster
Oxen are strong, hardworking and dependable.
They tend to be very close to their family and make great leaders. They like to think long and hard before making a big decision, although sometimes their emotions can get the best of them. This year will connect Oxen with new people who will help them achieve their goals. Trust and be open to other’s suggestions and this year will be a great one.
YEAR OF THE TIGER
Year of the Tiger
Years: 2010, 1998, 1986, 1974, 1962
Lucky Colours: Blue, White, Yellow
Lucky Numbers: 1, 3, 7
Compatibility: Pig, Horse, Dog
Tigers seek adventure and excitement.
They are deeply affected by music and enjoy the finer things in life. Once they get to know you, they will be honest, loyal and make the very best of friends. They can, however, be proud and have difficulty in admitting their faults. 2018 will be a promising year for Tigers and will teach positive lessons, as long as they let go of their fears and are open to new experiences.
ROYAL BLUE TIGER EMBROIDERED SWEATSHIRT
VINTAGE ROSE CROCHET RABBIT
Year of the Rabbit
Years: 2011, 1999, 1987, 1975, 1963
Lucky Colours: White, Pink, Blue
Lucky Numbers: 3, 4, 6, 9
Compatibility: Dog, Pig, Goat
Rabbits are loving, empathetic and diplomatic.
They have great attention to detail and are attached to their home, liking stability and comfort. They love decorating and the finer things in life, making a creative job suitable for them. They can, however, be reserved and abandon things halfway if they don’t feel inspired. This year Rabbits will see their goals come to fruition as long as they follow their intuition. Rabbits will also benefit from more contact with nature.
Year of the Dragon
Years: 2012, 2000, 1988, 1976, 1964
Lucky Colours: White, Golden, Red
Lucky Numbers: 1, 6, 7
Compatibility: Rooster, Monkey, Rat
Dragons are ambitious, vivacious and magnetic.
They tend to be perfectionists and are not afraid of challenges, taking on big risks in the process and making them great leaders.
Dragons can be intimidating and at times a litle self-centred, but they are extremely loyal. The Dragon and the Dog are not compatible, so this year will have a few trials for the Dragon. But with their perseverance, they will get back up in no time.
360 PIECE DRAGON BASIC BUILDING SET
BANG BANG COPENHAGEN
PINK AND BLACK SNAKE GIRL DRESS
Year of the Snake
Years: 2013, 2001, 1989, 1977, 1965
Lucky Colours: Black, Red, Yellow
Lucky Numbers: 2, 8, 9
Compatibility: Ox, Rooster, Monkey
The Snake is optimistic, romantic and analytical.
They are good at communicating and enjoy socialising, but they also value alone time and will need to recharge after get-togethers. Although known for their humorous nature, they are actually quite reserved and careful when choosing friends, as they have a tendency to distrust others.
This will be an auspicious year for the Snake, as long as they learn to manage their emotions and not take themselves too seriously.
Year of the Horse
Years: 2014, 2002, 1990, 1978, 1966
Lucky Colours: Yellow, Red, Green
Lucky Numbers: 2, 3, 7
Compatibility: Goat, Tiger, Dog
Horses are passionate, energetic and incredibly dependable friends. They love to travel and are free spirits, craving freedom and adventure. Happiness motivates the Horse, and they believe in chasing after their dreams. They can, however, be impulsive and unwilling to acknowledge their mistakes. As the Horse and the Dog are compatible, this year will provide them with many opportunities to unleash their potentials.
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OSKAR & ELLEN
THREE BILLY GOATS GRUFF SET
Year of the Goat
Years: 2015, 2003, 1991, 1979, 1967
Lucky Colours: Green, Red, Purple
Lucky Numbers: 2, 8, 9
Compatibility: Horse, Pig, Rabbit
Goats are gentle, loving and patient – always thinking about others and humble by nature. They are loved and work well with people, making them great teachers, doctors, actors and even caretakers. This year will be full of good surprises for the Goat, but they need to learn to say no and be more honest with themselves. There is no point in doing things they don’t enjoy just to please others.
Year of the Monkey
Years: 2016, 2004, 1992, 1980, 1968
Lucky Colours: White, Blue, Gold
Lucky Numbers: 1, 7, 8
Compatibility: Snake, Rat, Dragon
The Monkey is playful, lively and sociable. They are good listeners and great at cheering people up. The Monkey has high standards and can be, at times, very competitive. Careers as lawyers, athletes and in finance will suit them. This year will be a busy year for Monkeys, with plenty of opportunities and progress in different aspects, as long as they avoid miscommunications and conflicts.
CLOUD BLUE MONKEY BOWL
WHITE CHICKEN BABY COT SHAKER
Year of the Rooster
Years: 2017, 2005, 1993, 1981, 1969
Lucky Colours: Gold, Brown, Yellow
Lucky Numbers: 5, 7, 8
Compatibility: Dragon, Snake, Ox
Roosters are elegant, caring and down to earth.
They are highly motivated and always give their everything, whether with work or in a relationship. They can, however, get a little insecure and crave stability from loved ones.
The year of the Dog will provide an abundance of luck and success for the Rooster, as long as they don’t become easily stressed and focus on all the positive aspects happening in their lives.
Year of the Dog
Years: 2018, 2006, 1994, 1982, 1970
Lucky Colours: Green, Red, Purple
Lucky Numbers: 3, 4, 9
Compatibility: Rabbit, Tiger, Horse
Dogs are warm, lovable and highly intuitive.
They don’t open up easily, but once they do, they will be your friend for life, loyal, trustworthy and supportive. They are also hardworking and crave a secure and stable life. It is believed that if it is the year of your Chinese zodiac sign, you will be unlucky, and as this is the Year of the Dog, it will have some ups and downs. But as long as they surround themselves with supportive family and friends, they will come out of it stronger than before.
DESERT NEPPY BOW DOG BODY
SMALL PETRONELLA PIG PRINCESS
Year of the Pig
Years: 2019, 2007, 1995, 1983, 1971
Lucky Colours: Yellow, Brown, Grey, Gold
Lucky Numbers: 2, 5, 8
Compatibility: Tiger, Rabbit, Goat
Pigs enjoy life to the fullest.
They are wise, energetic and lucky with money. They enjoy cultural events, art shows and music. Although independent, they are sociable and easygoing, making them the centre of attention at social gatherings. Their love for beauty and culture make them great architects, interior designers and artists. This year will be smooth sailing for the Pig, with plenty of chances to try new things and expand their horizon.