Celebrities have taken to social media to congratulate the Duke and Duchess of Sussex after their first appearance with baby Archie yesterday.
Victoria Beckham led the tributes on Instagram, writing: ‘Congratulations to the Duke and Duchess of Sussex #PrinceHarry and #MeghanMarkle on their baby boy! So happy for you both. x VB.’
Victoria, 45, who attended the royal wedding with husband David last year, shared the message with a photo of the Sussex family taken at Windsor Castle yesterday.
Meanwhile Peter Andre, 46, seemed particularly taken with little Archie, sharing a string of Instagram posts in quick succession.
Celebrities have taken to social media to congratulate the Duke and Duchess of Sussex after their first appearance with baby Archie at Windsor Castle yesterday, pictured. Victoria Beckham shared this snap of the family shortly after the photos were released
Victoria, 45, who attended the royal wedding with husband David last year, shared a message saying she is ‘so happy’ for the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, as seen above
Peter Andre, 46, seemed particularly taken with little Archie, sharing a string of Instagram posts in quick succession, including what appeared to be a homemade meme, seen above
Andre, a father of four, posted two other photos of Archie with his proud parents. On one post he shared this excited caption begging wife Emily to intervene and make him stop
Actress Olivia Wilde shared her amazement at Meghan’s composure just days after giving birth
Star Wars actor Mark Hamill, actress Olivia Wilde and Meghan’s facialist Nichola Joss also shared their excitement.
Harry and Meghan sent royal fans across the world into a frenzy yesterday when they took part in a photocall in St George’s Hall, Windsor Castle, with their newborn son.
The two-day-old infant was lovingly cradled by his adoring father and watched attentively by Meghan, who was herself pictured for the first time in six weeks since withdrawing from public life ahead of the birth.
Harry and Meghan sent royal fans across the world into a frenzy yesterday when they took part in a photocall in St George’s Hall, Windsor Castle, with their newborn son, pictured
Facialist Nichola Joss, who has previously treated the Duchess of Sussex, shared this sweet family photo with the simple caption: ‘Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor’
Former UK Vogue editor-in-chief Alexandra Shulman wished Harry and Meghan well while sharing a photo of her own son when he was younger
Star Wars actor noted Harry might have chosen his son’s middle name after Harrison Ford… and admitted he wished it had been ‘Mark’ instead
Mia Farrow joined in the fun by sharing a family photo of the Sussexes on Twitter
Model Tess Holliday and Brazilian actress Fernanda Rodrigues commented on the Sussexes’ Instagram post to share their joy
The couple appeared to be beside themselves with joy, giggling and looking into each other’s eyes as they spoke, while Harry could not resist sneaking a peek down at his son as he apparently slept.
Speaking for only three minutes from inside the majestic St George’s Hall at Windsor Castle, a radiant Meghan declared: ‘It’s magic, it’s pretty amazing. He’s just been the dream so it’s been a special couple of days.
‘I have the two best guys in the world so I’m really happy. He has the sweetest temperament, he’s really calm.’
Clare Balding joined hundreds of social media users sharing snaps of their pets called Archie
Boxer Frank Bruno was one of the first celebs to congratulated the couple on social media
Perez Hilton and Roland Mouret both commented underneath the Sussex Royal Instagram snap of the new family
Four hours later, the new parents revealed their son’s full name on their Instagram account: Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor.
The combination of the appearance and name reveal prompted an outpouring of support online.
Andre, a father of four, appeared smitten by the family photos. Sharing one, he wrote: ‘Love them. Congratulations.’
Minutes later he added a close-up shot of Archie, adding: ‘Ah can’t stop posting these pics. Emily help!!! Beautiful just beautiful. Congratulations,’ appealing to wife Emily to intervene.
He followed up with a third post, showing a meme of the Sussex family.