Katie Price’s half-sister Sophie gave birth to her first child, a son called Albert, on Saturday.
And the famous glamour model, 43, took to Instagram on Monday afternoon where she shared a sweet post dedicated to the new mum, 30, and gushed over her ‘gorgeous nephew.’
Sophie had announced the happy news just hours earlier along with a picture of her baby son’s hand, and shortly afterwards, Katie – who was unable to be at the birth – admitted that she’s ‘so proud’ of her sister.
Proud sister: Katie Price, 43, to Instagram on Monday afternoon where she shared a sweet post dedicated to her sister Sophie, 30, who has just given birth to her first child
Alongside a black and white snap of Albert’s tiny hospital band, Katie gushed: ‘So proud of my sister @sophie_pricey and Harry.
‘Unfortunately I wasn’t able to be at the hospital because of covid but were with them all the way through!
‘I love you sophie and Harry and my gorgeous nephew Albert . Welcome to the parent world and lack of sleep.’
Sophie, who is in a long-term relationship with Harry Brooks announced the arrival of her their first child, writing; ‘We’re finally home… Harry, me and our little Albert.’
Sweet: Just hours after Sophie announced the news, Katie – who was unable to be at the birth – said she’s ‘so proud’ of her sister as she posted a snap of Albert’s tiny hospital band
Congratulations! Sophie welcomed a baby boy called Albert on Saturday, and revealed snap of her first child on Instagram on Monday
Katie’s ex-husband Kieran Hayler took to the comments section to post a couple of heart emojis.
Back in March, Sophie showed off her blossoming baby bump on Instagram, posing in a pretty gingham dress as she updated fans on her progress.
The beauty looked happy and healthy in the snaps as she posed in the buttoned dress with belt detailing to show off her changing shape.
Sophie wrote in the caption: ‘Lockdown three continues…and so do the gingham dresses, copious amounts of tea drinking, zoom calls and online family quizzes!’
Love: Sophie, who is in a long-term relationship with Harry Brooks announced the arrival of her their first child, writing; ‘We’re finally home… Harry, me and our little Albert’
Congratulations: She wrote a lovely caption and Katie’s ex husband Kieran was among the first to post a heart
Announcement: Back in November, Sophie revealed she was pregnant with her first child, who she will share with her beau Harry Brooks
Back in November Sophie revealed she was pregnant with her first child.
She beamed as she and Harry held up photos of their baby’s ultrasound for a sweet snap she shared via Instagram.
Revealing she was 13 weeks pregnant, Sophie said she would be expecting her little bundle of joy in May 2021.
Gushing about the good news with her followers, Sophie wrote: ’13 weeks and tired AF!!! Bring on May 2021!!’
Katie’s pal Kerry Katona took to the comments to congratulate Sophie, writing: ‘Omg congratulations my darling.’
Half sisters: Katie and Sophie both share the same mother, Amy (pictured together in 2018)
While the TV personality’s ex husband Kieran Hayler also shared his well wishes with the happy couple, as he said: ‘Omg congratulations soph and @harrybrooks88.’
Katie’s younger sister graduated with a degree in history in 2016 and has since gone on to work for Children In Need.
She remains largely out of the limelight, in comparison to her famous sister, but does have over 37,000 Instagram followers.
After Katie’s dad, Ray Infield, left when she was just four years old, six years later her mother married builder Paul Price and went on to welcome daughter Sophie.
Different directions: While Katie became a famous glamour model, her younger sister graduated with a degree in history in 2016 and has since gone on to work for Children In Need