Tuesday, July 30, 2013

Full Names for Finn

Finn is the name of the moment. Celebrities and normal-folk alike are loving Finn, and for good reasons too. Finn wins the award for "nice-guy name of the year." If you want something a bit longer for your Finn's full name, here are some options.

Finbar
Finch
Finesse
Fingal
Finnian
Finley (Finlay)
Finnigan (Finnegan)
Griffin
Phineas (Phinnaeus)

Monday, July 29, 2013

Catalog Names: Mini Boden Autumn 2013

This month's Mini Boden catalog has some of the same wonderful names as last time, but I spotted some new gems (and even twins!)

Girls:
Aimee
Bella
Chloe
Claudia
Daisy
Edie
Eleanor
Ella
Eve
Felicity
Florrie
Georgia
Grace
Harriet
Isabella
Izzy
Julia
Lotte
Lottie
Macy
Madalena
Marni
Margot
Martha
Megan
Minnie (twin to Nell)
Mollie
Molly
Nell (twin to Minnie)
Ottilie
Pippa
Rebecca
Rosa
Rose
Sally
Sammy
Sophie
Starr
Stella
Thea
Thyra
Tori Star
Willow
Zoe

Boys:
Barnaby
Bills
Billy
Cameron
Camron
Freddie
George
Iggy
Jackson
Marcus
Oliver
Rafferty
Solomon
Teddy
Theo
Toby

Nicknames for Alexander

Alexander is one of the most popular boys names in the country. He has so many nickname possibilities, yet most kids will go by Alex or Xander. Here are some more creative choices.

Alec
Alex
Anders
Lex
Sander
Sandy
Sasha
Xander
Zan

Saturday, July 27, 2013

Full Names for Cole

Cole is a popular boys name that doesn't necessarily need a full name. If you insist on one, here are some choices.

Colby
Coleman
Coleridge
Collier
Collin
Colt
Colter
Colton
Coltrane
Colum
Columbo
Columbano
Columbus
Nicholson
Nicolai
Nicolas

Friday, July 26, 2013

Catalog Names: Boden Autumn 2013

Boden, as well as their counterparts Johnnie B. and Mini Boden are notorious for having the best named models. Boden's latest catalog has some great named merchandise too. Here are some lovely, impeccably British names culled from the catalog.

Girls:
Aimee
Alexa
Alice
Amelie
Anouk
Audrey
Autumn
Ava
Camille
Cara
Cecily
Chelsea
Colette
Crista
Daisy
Edie
Elise
Emma
Evie
Hannah
Hayley
Inguna
Isabel
Isobel
Laura
Libby
Lois
Lydia
Marilyn
Mia
Michaela
Ruby
Skye
Sophie
Tati
Vanessa
Zoe

Boys:
Eden
Harry
Mac
Peter

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Nicknames for Susannah

Susannah (and Susanna) is a wonderful choice of a name. She's not popular, and has a plethora of nicknames. Having trouble choosing the right one? Take a look at this list.

Anna
Anne
Annie
Hannah
Sanna (Sannah)
Sosie
Sue
Suki (Sookie, Sukie)
Susanne
Susie (Suzy, Suzie)
Zanna
Zuki
Zuzu

Monday, July 22, 2013

Nicknames for Gabriella

Gabriella is a sweet, sugary name for a little girl, but sometimes she's a little too much name. If you love Gabriella but want simpler version, here are some choices.

Abriella
Abrielle
Bella
Belle
Bree
Bria
Briella
Brielle
Ella
Elle
Ellie
Gabby
Riella
Rielle

Friday, July 19, 2013

Full Names for Millie

Millie is an adorable nickname. Many parents nowadays are jumping at the chance to name their daughter Millie, but some aren't willing to go with Millicent. Here are some full names that Millie could be a nickname for.

Camilla
Camille
Emmeline
Margaret
Mary
Mila
Milada
Milagros
Milan
Milana
Milania
Mildred
Milena
Miliani
Milla
Millay
Miller
Millicent
Romilly
Smilla

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Full Names for Min or Minnie

Min and Minnie give off different vibes. Minnie is sweet, Min is feisty. Minnie is girly, while Min is sporty. The great thing about the following names is that they work with the nicknames Min or Minnie, so you can pick the one that best suits your daughter.

Adamina
Amina
Armina
Carmen
Carmine
Jasmine
Jessamine
Lumina
Mina
Minerva
Minette
Minetta
Minna
Minuette
Tasmine
Thamina
Wilhelmina
Yasmine



Full Names for Nell

As many of you know, Nell is my favorite name. I prefer her on her own, but others may not, so here are some longer names she can stem from.

Antonella
Chanel
Cornelia
Cornella
Eleanor
Eleanora
Ellen
Evanelle
Fenella
Helen
Janelle
Nelda
Nelia
Nella
Nellie
Nellis
Noelle
Novella
Onella
Ornella
Penelope
Petronella
Prunella
Sonel


Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Nicknames for Josephine

Josephine is a beautiful name, but on the long side. If you want your own little Josephine, here's what you can call her.

Expected:
Jo
Joey
Jojo
Josie

Unique:
Fee
Fifi
Phiney
Posy

Unheard of:
Fina
Joan
Joy
Sephie

Nicknames for Genevieve

Genevieve is a gorgeous name that is climbing in popularity. If you are planning to have your own little Genevieve, but need a nickname, I have listed some options for you.

Aviva
Eva
Eve
Evie
Gen
Geni
Genna
Gigi
Vera
Vivi

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Full Names for Dani

Dani is a throwback nickname with spunk. If you've been stuck on calling your daughter Dani since the seventh grade, here are some modern full forms.

Aidan
Dancer
Dane
Dania
Danica
Daniela
Danielle
Danice
Danette
Danique
Danit
Danita
Danna
Eden
Jaden
Sheridan

Nicknames for Georgiana

Georgiana is a great name if you're looking for something long and girly, but has cool, tough-girl nicknames. Here's a list of things your little Georgiana could go by.

Ana
George
Georgia
Georgie
Gia
Gianna
Gigi
Gina

Nicknames for Emmeline

However you pronounce it, Emmeline is a pretty cute name. Here are some nicknames if she's just a little too long.

Elle
Emma
Emme (or Emmy, Emy, or Emmie)
Lina
Lynn
Mel
Milla
Millie

Monday, July 8, 2013

Olive & Cocoa Catalog Names

Do you guys get the Olive & Cocoa catalog? They have cute kids stuff, that is nicely named. Here are the names I found inside.

Girls:
Angelique
Anna
Bella
Cocoa
Danielle
Fiona
Giselle
Lollie
Lottie
Lulu
Mara
Minnicent
Nora
Olive
Orla
Orly
Ruby
Sera
Stella
Tuella

Boys:
Charlie
Harvey
Henny