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#1 j-o-d-i-e

Posted 18 April 2012 - 10:48 AM

not too much longer and our baby girl will be here DH and i are struggling to agree on names
he likes grace i dont think it suits us or our boys names (kaiden and Dane)
i like Zoe but he doesnt agree

so we need help
We like pretty girls names but not too out there but not extremely common



throw some suggestions at us before i throw my hubby through a wall Tounge1.gif

#2 sallyh99

Posted 18 April 2012 - 10:57 AM

I love Charlotte and Matilda ( my 2 girls names)

#3 PixieVee

Posted 18 April 2012 - 11:00 AM

I was also going to suggest Charlotte.

#4 la di dah

Posted 18 April 2012 - 11:01 AM

Zoe suggests:
Zara
Zinnia
Zelda
Xanthe
Xylia
Ianthe
Phoebe
Chloe

Grace but a bit more fun/spunky suggests:
Amity
Verity
Felicia/Felicity

I think Kaiden and Dane calls for a bit more offbeat-ness than Grace can provide so I went a bit sideways with the virtue theme.

#5 MegsyMoo

Posted 18 April 2012 - 11:03 AM

I will just give my DDs names, because I love them cool.gif
Leila June...(sounds like Lee-La)
and Jemma Jean

I like April too

#6 Tikiboo16

Posted 18 April 2012 - 11:04 AM

Alyssa
Ashlyn
Violet
Ivy
Willow
Abby
Eloise

#7 ali27

Posted 18 April 2012 - 11:07 AM

Elise

Lucinda

Ciara

Naomi

Flora

Rosalie

#8 MGB

Posted 18 April 2012 - 11:07 AM

Lucy
Charlotte

#9 lactasticmama

Posted 18 April 2012 - 11:11 AM

Congratulations on your little girl wub.gif

Here are a few suggestions...

Lexie
Eloise
Lily
Ava
Molly
Holly
Evie
Ivy
Sadie
Flora
Norah/Norah
Violet
Annie

I'm not really sure if these class as pretty, they are to me though original.gif

Good luck!

#10 Feral Madam Mim

Posted 18 April 2012 - 11:24 AM

Louisa
Lola
Molly
Claire
Freya
Aurora
Amy
Emily
Jasmine


#11 calico

Posted 18 April 2012 - 12:36 PM

You definitely can't go wrong with Grace, it's beautiful.

Audrey
Bronwen
Charlotte
Elise
Felicity
Greta
Harriet
Iris
June
Lily
Maisie
Natasha
Opal
Paige
Ruth
Sylvie
Talia
Vivienne
Willa
Xanthe
Zara

#12 emlis22

Posted 18 April 2012 - 12:38 PM

Kaiden, Dane & Stella
Kaiden, Dane & Hazel
Kaiden, Dane & India
Kaiden, Dane & Beatrice
Kaiden, Dane & Eleanor
Kaiden, Dane & Victoria
Kaiden, Dane & Patience
Kaiden, Dane & Cecily/Cecelia/Cecilia
Kaiden, Dane & Elodie
Kaiden, Dane & Adeline
Kaiden, Dane & Aurora

#13 tres-chic

Posted 18 April 2012 - 12:41 PM

Heidi
Poppy
Daisy
Alice
Fleur
Florence
Maya
Louisa

#14 kerilyntaryn

Posted 18 April 2012 - 02:38 PM

Grace and Zoe are both lovely

what about
Chloe
Anika
Isla
Candice
Eliza
Heidi
Imogen
Jemima
Miranda
Kayla
Olivia
Zara
Talia
Jasmine
Lily
Ruby
Pearl
Emma
Emily
Amily
Amelia
Eloise
Eden
Eva
Hannah
Stella

Edited by kerilyntaryn, 18 April 2012 - 02:47 PM.


#15 sparrowfall

Posted 18 April 2012 - 06:49 PM

Alice

#16 j-o-d-i-e

Posted 18 April 2012 - 07:46 PM

thanks for the suggestions i will see what dh thinks about them biggrin.gif

#17 Guest_Retro_Mumma_*

Posted 18 April 2012 - 08:13 PM

Emmerson

#18 Flutter Bug

Posted 18 April 2012 - 08:23 PM

I met a little Sadie today - I instantly thought, what a gorgeous name!! Love it  wub.gif

If I think about the little girls I know I can come up with this list for you....

Lucy
Sophie
Eva
Holly
Ebony
Ella
Chloe
Isla
Molly
Edie
Lola
Jemima



#19 mumtokwd

Posted 18 April 2012 - 08:23 PM

Not biased or anything but i love our DD's names Kristen and Bridget wink.gif

#20 lozoodle

Posted 18 April 2012 - 08:26 PM

I'm quite a fan of Chloe and Holly myself wink.gif

#21 Harmonica

Posted 18 April 2012 - 08:27 PM

Top 3 I thought of...

Hannah
Sophie
Jessica

#22 bubaburns

Posted 18 April 2012 - 09:47 PM

Congrads on your little girl, I havnt got any as yet but have beautiful nieces with some pretty names and middle names. These are all from the same family.

Naomi Rose

Maison Faith

Demsi Lane

Evali Belle

#23 Surprise#4

Posted 22 April 2012 - 08:52 PM

My DD's name is Isabel and I always get told how pretty it is

#24 love*being*a*mum

Posted 22 April 2012 - 09:02 PM

Hazel
Macie



#25 love*being*a*mum

Posted 22 April 2012 - 09:03 PM

Hazel
Macie



Hazel
Macie



Hazel
Macie






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