What’s old is new again and we are loving these old fashioned baby names that have made it back on the shortlists of soon-to-be parents.
Just as ’90s teens dared to wear flares like their parents did decades before, there has been somewhat of a retro revival in the baby naming stakes.
We aren’t talking about names that sound great on adults but weird on babies (though I am sure there are a few amongst them), we mean the monikers from a bygone era.
They are the names that at first don’t seem to belong to a baby born today but are so irresistible and classically sweet they’re ready to return.
Here’s 60 of our favourites: