Princess Eugenie has shared an unseen photo of her son August for Mother’s Day – as Sarah Ferguson lovingly described her daughters as her ‘sunshine’.
This afternoon, Eugenie, 32, posted a photo of her and her two-year-old enjoying a walk in a frosty field on her Instagram.
The royal – who is expecting her second child later this year – was pictured walking hand-in-hand with her son.
While the soon-to-be mother-of-two was wrapped up warm in a black coat in the undated photo, her son looked adorable in a cream cable-knit jumper and trousers.
The doting mother then went on to address her toddler in the caption of the post.
Princess Eugenie – who is expecting her second child later this year – posted a photo of her and her two-year-old son August in a frosty field to mark Mother’s Day
The soon-to-be mother-of-two told her son August that she ‘loves being [his] Mumma’ in a gushing Instagram post
She wrote: ‘I love being your Mumma! Happy Mother’s Day! Xx.’
The post amassed over 12,000 ‘likes’ just minutes after it was shared this afternoon – prompting Zac Posen – who designed her wedding reception dress – to leave a flurry of love heart emojis in the comments.
‘Beautiful picture, one fan replied. ‘Happy Mother’s Day to all!
Another added: ‘Beautiful pic and August Philip is so adorable!’
Earlier today, Sarah Ferguson paid tribute to her both her daughters in a gushing Mother’s Day post.
The Duchess of York, 63, lovingly referred to Princess Beatrice, 34, and Princess Eugenie, 32, as her ‘sunshine’ on Instagram.
The proud mother shared a throwback photo of her daughters arriving at their late grandfather Prince Philip’s 80th birthday celebrations in Windsor in 2001.
She wrote: ‘I’m so proud of my girls and the beautiful women and mothers they have grown up to be. I feel extremely blessed to call them mine.
Sarah Ferguson 63, talked of how proud she was of Princess Beatrice, 34, and Princess Eugenie, 32, in an Instagram post. She shared a snap of the two princesses taken in 2001, on their way to a service to mark the late Duke of Edinburgh’s 80th birthday in Windsor
The royal author called Princesses Eugenie and Beatrice her ‘sunshine always and forever’ in the sweet post
‘My darlings, you are my sunshine always & forever. #happymothersday.’
Eugenie – who was 11 at the time of her grandfather’s 80th – wore an all-lime green outfit with dress and jacket with a small green leather clutch, while her elder sister – who was 13 – wore a similar outfit in pink.
Fergie’s daughters will likely both be marking Mother’s Day with their own children today.
Eugenie, who lives between the UK and Portugal with her husband Jack Brooksbank, welcomed her son August on February 9 2021.
In late January, the royal announced she is expecting her second child, due to be born later this year.
Meanwhile, Beatrice and her husband Edo Mappeli Mozzi are the proud parents of one daughter, Sienna, born in September 2021.
The couple also co-parent Edo’s son Wolfie, six, with his ex-partner Dara Huang.
Royal fans shared their best-wishes for Mother’s Day with the Duchess of York after she shared her feelings on the platform.
The royal, who is commonly known as Fergie, talked of how proud she is of the women and mothers her daughters have become
Royal fans shared their well-wishes with Sarah and her family after she shared the Mother’s Day post
‘You have been an inspirational mother,’ one said.
‘You’ve really done an amazing job raising such wonderful down to earth women. You should be so proud,’ another wrote.
A third said: ‘Wishing you and your girls, a very happy Mother’s Day.’
In the early hours of this morning, King Charles marked first Mother’s Day without The Queen by sharing poignant childhood photo with his ‘beloved Mama’.
The monarch, 74, and Queen Consort Camilla, 75, showed their support for others who have lost parents on their Instagram account this morning.
Charles and Camilla captioned the post: ‘To all mothers everywhere, and to those who may be missing their mums today, we are thinking of you and wishing you a special Mother’s Day.’
The post has amassed over 240,000 ‘likes’ since it was uploaded in the early hours of this morning