Surround yourself with your lucky colours for a smooth and prosperous year ahead

According to Chinese beliefs, our fortunes shift every year as the stars move across the cosmic highway. As we enter the Year of the Tiger, find out how you fare against the governing Water Tiger and which colours you should look out for to help give your luck that extra boost.

This year, Nippon Paint collaborates with Way Fengshui experts to provide insights that aim to help you maximise your chances of luck. Match your home’s interior with the right paint to improve your fortune by literally surrounding yourself with renewed auspicious energy. For your convenience, we present a list of what the experts have to say.

The Year of the Water Tiger marks a challenging and competitive landscape that requires grit and determination to get through. However, despite possible obstacles, there will be progress in all matters as long as you put in your due diligence.

 

Rat

For those born in the year of the Rat, this is going to be a challenging year. Obstacles are going to be inevitable and you may feel greater stress. Be prudent with your wealth and ensure a steady routine for your health and safety. Do not be disheartened by little setbacks and push forward calmly. Resilience and careful consideration are key this year.

Your lucky colours this year are Blue and Black

 

Ox

You are going to feel more motivated this year, obstacles will be overcome and social elements will shine. Your wealth is stable this year, but you will need to pay more attention to your physical and mental health as your immunity may dip this year.

Your lucky colours this year are Red, Orange, Gold, and White

 

Tiger

People born in the year of the Tiger may easily feel negative emotions this year. It is important to stay focused on improving yourself and practise mutual respect when dealing with others. Remember to take note of your mood and emotions, and calm yourself down whenever needed. You will be prone to minor health ailments, but your wealth and career are relatively stable.

Your lucky colours this year are Green, Blue, and Black

 

Rabbit

This is a lucky year of those born in the year of the Rabbit. With many lucky stars aligned, most matters would move in your favour. Your wealth, health, and career are all looking great and filled with potential this year.

Your lucky colours this year are Yellow, Brown, Blue, and Black

 

Dragon

For those born in the year of the Dragon, there is no support from lucky stars this year. You may easily get affected by mood swings and experience bouts of pessimism. In tough situations, remember to reach out for help from those you trust. It is important to keep a close eye on your finances and health this year.

Your lucky colours this year are Green, White, and Gold

 

Snake

You are glowing this year as lucky stars are with you. Your cognitive abilities and knack for making money are enhanced, with favourable wealth and career prospects. Be prepared for untimely problems that may bring worry and confusion. Stay positive and look ahead, things will work out for you this year. However, you may be prone to illnesses and accidents, so remember to take care of your health and safety, and refrain from those little things that are against the law.

Your lucky colours this year are Yellow, Brown, White, and Gold

 

Horse

Guided by lucky stars, expect progress in all aspects of your life this year. Expect a boost in your career and to reap the results of financial efforts and investments. Although there are no major health problems on the horizon, you should still be careful to avoid minor injuries and illnesses.

Your lucky colours this year are Red, Orange, Yellow, and Brown

 

Goat

Those born in the year of the Goat are blessed with significant improvements in fortune this year. Help will always be at hand and all endeavours will work out smoothly. This year is the best time to embark on the things you’ve always wanted to do. You will find constant support through the year. Your wealth, health, and career prospects are in all the right places.

Your lucky colours this year are Green, Blue, and Black

 

Monkey

Your luck may decline this year, but lucky stars are still around to aid in your career. Your career is on an upward trend, but pay attention to personal finances this year as you may be affected by a major loss of wealth. Be prudent with monetary decisions and be careful in your day-to-day so as to avoid serious injuries.

Your lucky colours this year are Red, Orange, White, and Gold

 

Rooster

People born in the year of the Rooster wins the fortune lottery this year. The luckiest Zodiac sign this year, you will enjoy success in your career, robust financial gains, receive support from benefactors, and easily build harmonious relationships with people around you. Just be sure to look out for your health and safety so that unexpected misfortunes are avoided.

Your lucky colours this year are Red and Orange

 

Dog

Without the presence of lucky stars this year, those born in the year of the Dog will be prone to negativity and pessimism due to the influence of unlucky stars. There’s an increased possibility of injury and illness, so stay extra vigilant. Always have an alternative to fall back on when making plans this year and avoid unnecessary disputes when dealing with others.

Your lucky colours this year are Green, White, and Gold

 

Pig

Radiating from the shine of lucky stars this year, previous obstacles will be removed and all misfortunes will be resolved. Those born in the year of the pig face smooth-sailing and blessed year ahead. You will be surrounded by benefactors and will perform excellently at work. You can also expect a year of promising wealth gains.

Your lucky colours this year are Green, Yellow, and Brown

 


Nippon Paint's Colours of Fortune 2022 is a specially curated range of paint that offers auspicious shades for every Zodiac sign.

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