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#1 No-one special

Posted 08 January 2013 - 08:08 PM

If we have a daughter her name will be Stella  wub.gif

For a number of reasons we wont be using family names as middle names. On the upside this means i just get to pick & use more names I love.

The current list is:


Stella Clementine
Stella Juliet
Stella Florence
Stella Beatrix
Stella Ivy
Stella Daisy

I would love to save Juliet for if we had a second daughter, But DH doesnt love it enough to use as a first name. Boo to him.

Thoughts and opinions on the above would be appreciated!

Edited by Myrtle Mary May, 08 January 2013 - 08:09 PM.


#2 Ingrid the Swan

Posted 08 January 2013 - 08:33 PM

I prefer Juliet and Beatrix as names in their own right, but neither flow that well with Stella.

As such, I would probably choose the combination of Stella Daisy or Stella Ivy for the flow.

Not a fan of Stella Clementine or Stella Florence at all.

#3 tickly_rain

Posted 08 January 2013 - 08:45 PM

Indeed, boo to your DH - Juliet is beautiful!

From your list, I'd choose Stella Juliet (as long as you're certain he won't budge!) or Stella Clementine.

#4 kerilyntaryn

Posted 08 January 2013 - 09:05 PM

Juliet

then Ivy

#5 Belinda18

Posted 08 January 2013 - 09:10 PM

I like Stella Daisy.

I also have a Stella, she is Stella Ruby.  We also considered Stella Genevieve.

#6 HeartMyBoys

Posted 08 January 2013 - 09:11 PM

Stella Ivy flows nicely

#7 schnookaberg

Posted 08 January 2013 - 09:14 PM

Juliet then Florence

how about Stella Jean, Stella Iris or Stella Rosalie?

#8 Harmonica

Posted 08 January 2013 - 09:14 PM

Stella Juliet

#9 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 08 January 2013 - 09:20 PM

Ivy.

#10 mad madam mim

Posted 08 January 2013 - 10:01 PM

Stella Clementine
or
Stella Juliet

#11 Sahs

Posted 08 January 2013 - 10:04 PM

I like the sound of Stella Ivy

#12 BlueEyedBeauties

Posted 08 January 2013 - 10:07 PM


My friend had a baby girl today - Stella Grace..

Stella Ivy from your list. Not a fan of the others.. But I do love Juliette original.gif

Edited by BlueEyedBeauties, 08 January 2013 - 10:07 PM.


#13 Luxe

Posted 08 January 2013 - 10:11 PM

Ivy.

I do like Stella Grace.

Edited by Luxe, 08 January 2013 - 10:11 PM.


#14 Coffeemagic

Posted 08 January 2013 - 10:13 PM

Stella Daisy

#15 ~THE~MAGICIAN~

Posted 08 January 2013 - 10:16 PM

Stella Juliet without a doubt.



#16 4kidlets

Posted 08 January 2013 - 11:12 PM

I like Stella Ivy the best

#17 Gudrun

Posted 09 January 2013 - 12:19 AM

I think Stella Daisy is the only option that really works.

#18 Breeder

Posted 09 January 2013 - 12:37 AM

From your list I like Stella Daisy but my favorite is Stella Marie.



#19 Bel Rowley

Posted 09 January 2013 - 08:04 AM

QUOTE (Dabri @ 08/01/2013, 09:33 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
I prefer Juliet and Beatrix as names in their own right, but neither flow that well with Stella.

Ditto to this.

I like Stella Daisy or Stella Florence.

My cousin's daughter is Stella Margaret which I think is beautiful.

#20 esme weatherwax

Posted 09 January 2013 - 08:11 AM

i'm not usually into names but I think Stella Florence is a kick ass name! very cool.

#21 Lauren Bell

Posted 09 January 2013 - 08:13 AM

Stella Ivy

#22 emlis22

Posted 09 January 2013 - 08:16 AM

Daisy and Ivy. I think Daisy is more unexpected.. I like it.

#23 IamAuntyA

Posted 09 January 2013 - 12:19 PM

Stella Ivy flows the best. Stella Juliet is ok depending on your last name. The rest don't flow at all

#24 ~Peaches~

Posted 09 January 2013 - 02:00 PM

Stella Ivy, gorgeous!

#25 vanessa71

Posted 09 January 2013 - 07:55 PM

I am not really a fan of the name, but I think Stella Florence works best.


(Florence, I mean, not Stella, I love Stella)




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