Princess Eugenie celebrates first Mother’s Day as a mum with baby August – see photo

Princess Eugenie celebrates first Mother's Day as a mum with baby August - see photo

> Princess Eugenie marked her first Mother’s Day with a new photo of baby August. The royal and Jack Brooksbank welcomed their baby son on 9 February at the Portland Hospital

Princess Eugenie proudly celebrated her first Mother’s Day with her baby son on Sunday.

The royal, who turns 31 later this month, shared a new photograph of August on Instagram to mark the occasion.

The adorable image showed baby August lying on his back on a striped blanket in the garden, surrounded by daffodils.

He was wearing whale-print leggings from Kent-based business The English Beagle, a white knitted jumper and a matching hat, with adorable white fluffy bunny shoes from Doudou et Compagnie finishing off his spring outfit. 

Eugenie captioned the post: “I’m so excited to be August’s mum and as you can see I’m enjoying my first Mother’s Day. ⁣

“I’m also celebrating my beautiful Mumma with this picture of us from March 1990. You’ve taught me so much. ⁣Happy Mother’s Day to all.”

The second photo showed Sarah Ferguson holding baby Eugenie, who was wrapped in a white blanket as she slept soundly.

August Philip Hawke Brooksbank was born on 9 February at the Portland Hospital in London, but his name wasn’t confirmed by his parents until 11 days after his birth.

Eugenie and husband Jack Brooksbank shared some gorgeous images with their newborn on social media on the day, taken by their “wonderful” midwife.

Princess Eugenie celebrates first Mother's Day as a mum with baby August - see photo

His name pays homage to Queen Victoria’s husband Prince Albert, whose full name was Francis Albert Augustus Charles Emmanuel.

Meanwhile, August’s middle names, Philip and Hawke, are tributes to his great-grandfather, the Duke of Edinburgh, and Jack’s great-great-great-great-great-grandfather, Rev. Edward Hawke Brooksbank.

The tot is currently 11th in line to the throne behind his mother but he will move down to 12th when the Duchess of Sussex gives birth to her and Prince Harry‘s second child.

Princess Eugenie celebrates first Mother's Day as a mum with baby August - see photo

Eugenie and Jack, who married in October 2018, are currently living at Prince Harry and Meghan’s Windsor home, Frogmore Cottage.

The Grade-II listed property is close to Eugenie’s childhood home, Royal Lodge, where her parents, the Duke of York and Sarah, Duchess of York, still reside.

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