Your Home’s Personal Feng Shui — Using Eight Mansions Feng Shui to Boost Your Home’s Success Chi

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By Kathryn Weber There is a formula in feng shui that’s called Eight Mansions. This is a personalized form of feng shui that relies on dates and your gender to find your personal feng shui. For those who’d like to use personal feng shui, you can calculate your personal directions for success, love and health – and your misfortune directions. While these can be calculated for your personal feng shui based on your gender and date of birth, … [Read more...]

House Color Affects Your Success and Wealth – Feng Shui Tips For Selecting House Paint Colors

The colors you paint on your house affect your feng shui.

By Kathryn Weber If your relationships are tired and money flies through your hands your house might just be the wrong color. Maybe life is a constant struggle and you can't put your finger on the one small thing blocking your success. The answer could be as simple as the color on your house. Feng shui dictates that the paint color on your house can affect your wealth and abundance. For instance, if your house is painted the wrong color for … [Read more...]

How Google Can Improve Your Feng Shui

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By Kathryn Weber It seems almost impossible now to do anything without “googling” it first. Want a shrimp recipe? You can get more than two million in a click. Need to learn how to sweat a pipe replacement in the bathroom? A Google-owned Youtube video comes to rescue. In fact, you have to wonder….how did we ever live without Google? Everything has become easier with Google -- including feng shui. Feng shui is an ancient art that some … [Read more...]

The Feng Shui Astrology Connection

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By Kathryn Weber Today’s interest in feng shui may seem on first glance to be nothing more than an interest in interior decorating. In fact, many people think feng shui think is simply a method for deciding where to place what. But feng shui is much deeper and more involved than what kind of artwork should go over the sofa. And there’s often confusion about the connection with astrology. How does a technique for arranging your living room … [Read more...]

The Unique Feng Shui of a New Home

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  By Kathryn Weber Moving into a new house, whether it is truly new or just new to you, is exciting. You begin making plans for your life and see it unfolding in the rooms of your new house. But the feng shui of new houses is different than houses where someone has lived a long time. There are situations about the house that you’ll need to think about before you move in. Check the tips below for ideas on what you need to know … [Read more...]

Feng Shui Birds Make Good News, Wishes, and Love Flock to You

The phoenix brings opportunities that have financial benefits

  By Kathryn Weber Some might say feng shui is for the birds -- but they'd be wrong. Birds are for feng shui! There are few creatures in the world that inspire the envy of man, but birds do. With their ability to soar and fly above the trees and among the clouds, it’s no surprise.  They are loved for their beautiful, bright plumage and their sweet songs that remind us that winter will soon be leaving. We admire their faith and loyalty as … [Read more...]

Cleanse and Purify Your Life and Your Space with a Singing Bowl

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By Kathryn Weber  When your home, office or bedroom seem still and lifeless, stuffy or stuck, a wonderful feng shui instrument to create a clear, open and vibrant space is the singing bowl.  When our spaces are clear, they revitalize and refresh us. When they’re stuffy and stagnant, our daily life feels like molasses, slow and viscous. Using a singing bowl is a way to purify your home and release old, stuck energies. Using your singing bowl … [Read more...]

The Feng Shui of Your Handwriting and Signature

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By Kathryn Weber In feng shui, you can look at someone’s office and home and often see the level of success they enjoy. But can you take those same traits and apply it to something more personal, like your handwriting? Just like there’s a flow and movement that translate into qualities in your life, there’s flow of handwriting that can indicate – and even influence -- personal qualities. The art of handwriting analysis, graphology, is much … [Read more...]

Trailer Feng Shui — Harmonizing Mobile or Manufactured Homes

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With low interest mortgage rates holding steady, home ownership has continued to rise sharply with each passing year. And this rise also holds true for manufactured homes. Many people opt for manufactured homes, sometimes called “trailers” or “mobile homes,” because of their appeal: low cost, easy to purchase, quick to move into, faster set up compared to traditional homebuilding, and ability to purchase more home for the money. But even with … [Read more...]

The Feng Shui of Windows

A beautiful view is great chi! Just balance openness with privacy.

By Kathryn Weber Windows are a natural part of the exterior of a home or office building. In a sense, they’re the eyes of the building. Their openings let in light, views and without them, life would dark, dull and depressing. Yet, having not enough windows is just as bad as having too many. Because of their energy, windows can affect our home’s feng shui – and ultimately – our lives. Like all things in feng shui, balance is important. … [Read more...]

Feng Shui Black Color

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Feng Shui and the Color Black -- the Color of Money By Kathryn Weber Black is the color associated with water, and in feng shui, water equals wealth. But black is considered a very strong color. It's not an easy color to paint with, which probably is the reason why we don’t see black paint used more in decorating. And that’s unfortunate. Black is a power color. Only those with daring use it. Only those who can handle it’s powerful … [Read more...]

The Mystical Feng Shui Powers of the Number 8

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By Kathryn Weber It’s widely known that the number eight is regarded as the money number in Asia. And that idea is catching on here in the west, too. From phone numbers and addresses – even license plates – everyone’s looking to get as many eights as possible. Even jewelry designs have popped up everywhere with eights in the design, although many call it the infinity symbol. But the eight has more meanings that merely money and wealth, … [Read more...]

The Great Down Under Feng Shui Myth

There's a myth that feng shui changes or is different below the equator. It isn't.

Is Feng Shui Different if You Live Below the Equator?   By Kathryn Weber If you live in Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, Argentina or anywhere below the equator, you may have been under the belief that somehow your feng shui is different than those who live above the equator. But this is a feng shui myth, and one that's really gotten traction. One of the thoughts about feng shui below the equator is that the north is where … [Read more...]