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moulesfrites Tue 29-Jul-08 14:42:41

Is this old lady cool or just old lady?

herbietea Tue 29-Jul-08 14:45:14

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choccypig Tue 29-Jul-08 14:45:27

Its both - old lady, (my aunt Iris is 89) and very much back in fashion.

Doobydoo Tue 29-Jul-08 14:45:32

Like itsmile

littlelapin Tue 29-Jul-08 14:47:06

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littlelapin Tue 29-Jul-08 14:48:15

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ninedragons Tue 29-Jul-08 15:38:26

They turn out cute (pics in profile) grin

Thanks for the link, LL. I hadnt heard that before and will play it around her. To my eternal shame, her favourite song at the moment is Agadoo and that is a considerable improvement.

bluenosesaint Tue 29-Jul-08 15:38:57

Very cool!

FioFio Tue 29-Jul-08 15:39:17

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MaloryTowersUrbaniteLady Tue 29-Jul-08 15:39:54

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NorthernLurker Tue 29-Jul-08 15:41:39

It's very pretty

TigerFeet Tue 29-Jul-08 15:43:45

I know a three year old Iris

I wasn't sure at first but it has grown on me and I really like it now.

Love it, wanted it for dd

Dp hated it sad

JRocks Tue 29-Jul-08 15:50:21

I like it too... and that song is very special here LL smile

wombleprincess Tue 29-Jul-08 16:00:07

rididculous. sorry. my very ho.

TheCrackFox Tue 29-Jul-08 19:59:22

love it - one of jude Laws sprogs is called Iris. My next door neighbour is 85 and she is also an Iris and lovely to boot.

frazzledoldbag34 Tue 29-Jul-08 23:26:46

Iris, hmmm think there's quite a few about. Trendy?

mrswoolf Tue 29-Jul-08 23:33:28

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Tnoog Tue 29-Jul-08 23:35:43

Like it very much.

harpomarx Tue 29-Jul-08 23:36:28

you can't have it.

I want it.

mazzystar Tue 29-Jul-08 23:37:29

beautiful
I know a four year old Iris, and she's ace

AbstractMouse Wed 30-Jul-08 00:01:15

I love Iris, met a woman at the park the other day and her dd was called it. I shall seriosly consider it if I ever have another dd.

wrinklytum Wed 30-Jul-08 00:06:36

Irises are my favourite flowers,tall and elegant

I have nursed several Irises,they have either been very lovely and wellspoken or complete characters (i.e my fav was a miners wife,had dementia and nicked everyone elses false teeth,and would sing rude rugby songs at visiting times!)

I do think of it as an old lady name but also think it is very pretty when you think of the flower,and a lot of these flower names are coming back in fashion like Lily and Rose.

chipmonkey Wed 30-Jul-08 00:08:00

See, I just think it's the coloured part of the eye. But I'm an optometrist, hazard of the job!grin

thumbwitch Wed 30-Jul-08 00:14:33

love Iris, love the meaning (rainbow)

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