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#1 ~Fuzjuz~

Posted 30 March 2012 - 12:54 PM



This is Krystal, our 2010 Kia Grand Carnival. wub.gif Did a day trip to Sydney with BIL yesterday to pick her up.  She is awesome, so much room & grunt. So glad we upgraded.  eexcite.gif

Edited to change name as I don't know how to spell. Tounge1.gif

Edited by ~Fuzjuz~, 30 March 2012 - 09:33 PM.


#2 unicorn

Posted 30 March 2012 - 01:00 PM

lol, I was thinking of what a uneek name that was.  Enjoy and savour that new car smell, it doesn't last nearly long enough. original.gif

#3 reng

Posted 30 March 2012 - 01:06 PM

Me too!  I read the title thinking, please don't have spelled your kids name like that!!  But a car (or any other non-person thing) - anything goes!!  

After all, champion racehorse and sire Lonhro has a mis-spelled name.  (he's named after the stock exchange code for the London Rhodesia mining company, but the rules say you can't name a horse after a business, so he's deliberately mis-spelled... Lonhro, not Lonrho).  It's one of my favourite (non-rude) naming stories.  I have lots of favourite rude naming stories biggrin.gif

Have fun driving original.gif

#4 ~Fuzjuz~

Posted 30 March 2012 - 01:25 PM

How is that unique? huh.gif laughing2.gif That's how Chrystal has always been spelled to me.  original.gif

And I will have fun driving. biggrin.gif

#5 HighlandPinky

Posted 30 March 2012 - 04:15 PM

Is that pronounced Ch-riss-tal  Or Kris-tal?

enjoy you new car!!

#6 la di dah

Posted 30 March 2012 - 04:18 PM

QUOTE (~Fuzjuz~ @ 30/03/2012, 02:25 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
How is that unique? huh.gif laughing2.gif That's how Chrystal has always been spelled to me.  original.gif

And I will have fun driving. biggrin.gif


Crystal?

Does anyone else remember Crysta from Fern Gully?

#7 ~Fuzjuz~

Posted 30 March 2012 - 07:16 PM

QUOTE (MrsDoyle @ 30/03/2012, 05:15 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Is that pronounced Ch-riss-tal  Or Kris-tal?

enjoy you new car!!


Kris - tal. Chrysanthemum so Chrystal.

QUOTE (la di dah @ 30/03/2012, 05:18 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Crystal?

Does anyone else remember Crysta from Fern Gully?


That looks wrong to me. Google game a few options though. Car is Chrystal blue so hence Chrystal. biggrin.gif


#8 Therese

Posted 30 March 2012 - 07:17 PM

She's lovely Juz biggrin.gif

#9 ~Fuzjuz~

Posted 30 March 2012 - 07:27 PM

Thanks Therese. I wub.gif her.

#10 laridae

Posted 30 March 2012 - 07:32 PM

QUOTE (~Fuzjuz~ @ 30/03/2012, 08:16 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
That looks wrong to me. Google game a few options though. Car is Chrystal blue so hence Chrystal. biggrin.gif



You mean "Crystal Blue" - as per http://www.kia.com.au/cars/colours/Grand_Carnival

It doesn't actually have a "h" in it.

Congrats on your car though!

#11 la di dah

Posted 30 March 2012 - 07:37 PM

It is a nice shade of blue and I'm not even a big one for blue.

#12 ~Fuzjuz~

Posted 30 March 2012 - 09:32 PM

QUOTE (laridae @ 30/03/2012, 08:32 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
You mean "Crystal Blue" - as per http://www.kia.com.au/cars/colours/Grand_Carnival

It doesn't actually have a "h" in it.

Congrats on your car though!


Oops LOL. I always thought it did. Crystal seems odd. ph34r.gif

Is pronounced Kristal anyway, ooooo will change it to Krystal, that looks better. biggrin.gif

ladidah, I love blue.

Edited by ~Fuzjuz~, 30 March 2012 - 09:34 PM.


#13 PackedToTheRafters

Posted 31 March 2012 - 07:01 AM

Well that was a fun read!
Congratulations on the arrival of Krystal!!!!
Happy driving! smile1.gif

#14 Mamabug

Posted 31 March 2012 - 10:03 AM

How wonderful for your family to have such a lovely new addition!!

(I still get flutters when I think about the first time I drove our new Multivan....)

#15 ~Fuzjuz~

Posted 31 March 2012 - 09:08 PM

QUOTE (PackedToTheRafters @ 31/03/2012, 08:01 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Well that was a fun read!
Congratulations on the arrival of Krystal!!!!
Happy driving! smile1.gif


LOL, thank you. original.gif

QUOTE (Mamabug @ 31/03/2012, 11:03 AM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
How wonderful for your family to have such a lovely new addition!!

(I still get flutters when I think about the first time I drove our new Multivan....)


Thanks, we all went for a drive today. So roomy. original.gif

#16 KristyMum-

Posted 01 April 2012 - 12:05 PM

lol enjoy!

#17 follies

Posted 01 April 2012 - 12:12 PM

Actually know a guy with a daughter named Krystal...

#18 dimensionk

Posted 01 April 2012 - 12:19 PM

QUOTE (reng @ 30/03/2012, 02:06 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Me too!  I read the title thinking, please don't have spelled your kids name like that!!  But a car (or any other non-person thing) - anything goes!!

Same here!

#19 1/2aDozen

Posted 01 April 2012 - 08:39 PM

Lucky you!  I am a deep shade of green... Fingers crossed I can convince DH so we can have our very own Chrystal.

#20 ~Fuzjuz~

Posted 01 April 2012 - 10:08 PM

QUOTE (1/2aDozen @ 01/04/2012, 09:39 PM) <{POST_SNAPBACK}>
Lucky you!  I am a deep shade of green... Fingers crossed I can convince DH so we can have our very own Chrystal.


Good luck. I wish we did it sooner. original.gif




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