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Isla OR Olive?
What do u like better?


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#1 Xmansmum

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:41 PM

Help about to have my second, still unsure of the sex but if it happens to be a girl I am torn between Isla or Olive?
My one year old is named Xander...



#2 fifi-trixibelle

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:43 PM

I don't dislike Olive, but I still vote for Isla by a million miles.

#3 Swarley

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:44 PM

Isla. I really don't like Olive for some reason!

#4 B.Nasty

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:45 PM

I really really dislike Isla. It's such a fad. Olive is not a name I would choose either but it's nice enough and goes well with your sons name also.

#5 TinyTeddys

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:46 PM

Isla

#6 Brumby Jack

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:46 PM

I love Isla

#7 librablonde

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:49 PM

Olive original.gif

#8 wish*upon*a*star

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:51 PM

Olive

#9 FiveAus

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:51 PM

Isla. Olive is just awful, sorry.

#10 Guest_Sunnycat_*

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:51 PM

I like both but would pick Olive original.gif

#11 I'msoMerry

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:53 PM

I think olive is lovely. Isla looks strange I think and doesnt sound that good either. It really surprises me so many people like it.

#12 ceeshell

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:54 PM

Olive

#13 PixieVee

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:55 PM

OOoooh. I really love both. At a stretch I'd say Olive.

#14 lclb

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:56 PM

Olive

#15 smithsholidayroad

Posted 16 January 2013 - 06:58 PM

I love Olive xx

#16 Imaginary friend

Posted 16 January 2013 - 07:06 PM

I quite like Isla - not love enough to use myself but I do like it whereas  I dont really like Olive at all.

#17 TTC2013

Posted 16 January 2013 - 07:07 PM

Like both as well but isla wins for me

#18 la di dah

Posted 16 January 2013 - 07:12 PM

Of those two spelled those ways, I think Olive would be easier to explain to my family and stuff. And its phonetic. I would prefer Opal though.

#19 gemgirl

Posted 16 January 2013 - 07:14 PM

Olive would get my vote, but I like them both original.gif

#20 Livvia84

Posted 16 January 2013 - 07:41 PM

I am biased as my daughters name is Isla....although i was named after my Grandma Olive...but they named me Olivia...my grandma always hated her name and preferred when our italian relatives called her Olivia.

Isla & Zander sound great together!

Hope this helps!

#21 Lauren Bell

Posted 16 January 2013 - 07:45 PM

Isla for sure..



#22 ~Peaches~

Posted 16 January 2013 - 07:46 PM

QUOTE (Swarley @ 16/01/2013, 07:44 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Isla. I really don't like Olive for some reason!


This.

#23 ~THE~MAGICIAN~

Posted 16 January 2013 - 07:48 PM

Love love love Olive.

Can't stand Isla.



#24 sa5ha

Posted 16 January 2013 - 08:03 PM

They're both not really my taste, but I think Isla is nicer.

#25 mccarro

Posted 16 January 2013 - 08:12 PM

Funny I know 2 gorgeous little girls, sisters, named Olive and Isla. I love them both! I think Olive goes better with Xander as a sibset though.




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