Dani Dyer has shared another photo of her newborn baby boy, hours after announcing the birth.
The Love Island star, 24, posted the sweet snap to her Instagram Stories on Monday, showing her baby son sleeping peacefully as she gushed ‘I could stare at his little face all day.’
The daughter of EastEnders star Danny Dyer welcomed her first child with boyfriend Sammy Kimmence on Saturday, announcing the happy news in a post on Sunday night,
New mum: Dani Dyer has shared a new photo of her newborn baby boy, hours after announcing the birth
The new photo shows her little boy, whose name has not been revealed, snoozing while wrapped in a grey blanket on his mum’s lap.
New mum Dani thanked her followers for their well-wishes in the caption, writing: ‘Thankyou all so so much for the amazing messages and kind words. I could stare at his little face all day long xx’.
On Sunday Dani shared beautiful snaps of her first precious moments with her son, who looked adorable in a hat and blanket.
Dani wrote: ‘After a very long day and night finally our special little boy arrived 23/01/2021.
It’s a boy! On Sunday Dani shared beautiful snaps of her first precious moments with her son, who looked adorable in a hat and blanket
‘Weighing 7 pound. We are in a complete baby bubble and enjoying every moment, can not believe he is ours, completely inlove and so grateful to be his mummy..
‘Sending all my love to all the other mommas to be out there in lockdown.. the best experience ever will never forget this day.
Sammy also shared a beautiful tribute to Dani and their newborn son as he posted photos from the delivery room.
New dad: Dani posted a sweet snap of beau Sammy kissing his newborn son, whose name hasn’t been revealed yet
Adorable: Dani was every inch the proud mum as she posted a sweet snap of her son
Special arrival: Dani revealed the couple’s baby boy weighed 7lbs in her birth announcement
He wrote: ‘Wow I just simply cannot put this moment in to words, a day I will never forget with a boy I will never stop loving. You have my heart son and wow what a woman your mother is.’
Dani’s 3.3 million followers and celebrity pals were quick to share their well-wishes to the new parents.
The actress announced that she was expecting her first child with boyfriend Sammy in July – just three months after they rekindled their relationship.
‘Little bubba can’t believe you are going to be ours,’ she wrote, ‘Me and Sammy are so excited to start this next chapter in our lives, feel so lucky and grateful…2021.’
While Sammy added: ‘To say I’m grateful is an understatement. Can’t wait to start my perfect little family with you baby Kimmence due 2021…..time to hang my boots up from vine FC.’
Forever love: Sammy also shared a beautiful tribute to Dani and their newborn son as he posted photos from the delivery room
Incredible moment: Sammy penned a sweet message for the couple’s son
‘My baby had a baby’: Her father Danny also penned a heartfelt tribute on social media celebrating the birth
Sweet: Dani’s Love Island pals were quick to congratulate the star on her new arrival
Oh baby! The actress announced that she was expecting her first child with boyfriend Sammy in July – just three months after they rekindled their relationship
Sweet: The Love Island star has kept followers up to date with her pregnancy
The news came just three months after Dani and Sammy rekindled their relationship following a brief, four week separation.
The TV personality ended the couple’s 10-month romance amid claims her boyfriend’s court case for scamming two elderly men out of £34,000 had put ‘a strain on their relationship’.
Sammy was accused of posing as a financial investor and duping the men – aged 90 and 80 – out of thousands by running ‘S&S Trading Ltd’ for two and a half years, which he denied.
His victims, Peter Martin and Peter Haynes, were said to have been clients at a legitimate investment company where he previously worked.
On-off: The actress announced that she was expecting her first child with boyfriend Sammy in July – just three months after they rekindled their relationship
The couple – who had dated prior to Dani’s Love Island stint – grew close during lockdown after Sammy ‘begged’ the reality star to spend time with him.
A source told The Sun: ‘Dani and Sammy’s split was a shock but she felt the trust had gone and that he was bringing her down. Sammy wasn’t going to let her walk out of his life without a fight and begged her to spend some time with him.
‘Since going into lockdown, Sammy has been pulling out all the stops to make Dani give their relationship a second chance.’
The insider added: ‘Dani wanted to know Sammy was serious about giving their relationship another chance and he’s pleaded with her to stick with him. They were having blazing rows before they split up but now it’s all sweetness and light again.’
Proud dad: In January, Dani’s ex and Love Island winner Jack Fincham announced the shock birth of his own daughter Blossom, nine months after the couple announced their separation
In January, Dani’s ex-boyfriend and fellow Love Island winner Jack Fincham, 29, announced the shock birth of his own baby, daughter Blossom, nine months after the couple announced their split.
The couple won the ITV2 reality show together in the summer of 2018 and dated for around a year.
Dani’s baby news also means her EastEnders star father Danny Dyer and mother Joanne Mas are poised to become first time grandparents at the age of just 43.
Would you Adam and Eve it? Dani’s EastEnders star father Danny Dyer is now poised to become a first time grandfather at the age of just 43 (pictured in 2018)
The couple, who met as teenagers, also have two younger children from their 25-year relationship – daughter Sunnie, 11, and son Arty, seven.
After announcing her baby news, Dani revealed that she had started to ’embrace’ the changes in her body.
Although she admitted that she had been suffering with crippling fatigue and is still exhausted after getting 10 hours sleep.
Old times: The couple, who met as teenagers, also have two younger children from their 25-year relationship – daughter Sunnie, 11, and son Arty, seven
Which Islanders have become parents?
Cally Jane Beech and Luis Morrison (2015)
The couple, who finished in fourth place on the first edition of the ITV2 dating series in 2015, welcomed their daughter Vienna Morrison-Beech in May 2017.
Model Cally, 28, and former footballer Luis, 25, called it quits a year later.
Co-parenting: Cally and Luis split in 2018, a year after welcoming daughter Vienna
Cara de la Hoyde and Nathan Massey (2016)
The former glamour model, 29, gave birth to baby son Freddie in December 2017, just over a year after winning the second season with ex-carpenter Nathan, 27.
The pair wed in June 2019 and welcomed their second child, a baby girl named Delilah, in August 2020.
How sweet: Cara and Nathan, who welcomed Freddie in December 2017, welcomed their second child, a baby girl named Delilah in August 2020
Jess Shears and Dom Lever (2017)
Jess, 26 and Dom, 29, welcomed a baby boy in October 2019, two years after finding love on the hit show.
The duo, who have kept their son’s name under wraps, tied the knot in a romantic ceremony in Mykonos in October 2018.
First-time parents: Jess and Dom pictured with their baby boy
Emma-Jane Woodhams (2016)
Former project manager Emma-Jane, 23, shares her son Alfie, two, with ex-boyfriend Jordan Bye.
The Love Island 2016 beauty enjoyed a short-lived romance with co-star Terry Walsh.
Just the two of us: Former project manager Emma-Jane, 23, is a mother to her son Alfie, two
Tyla Carr (2017)
Model Tyla, 27, welcomed son Archie in December 2018 with her then-partner Rossco Edmonds, with the former couple splitting just seven months later.
The brunette failed to find love in the Mallorcan villa after coupling up with Dom, Simon Searles, Theo Campbell and the late Mike Thalassitis.
Single mother: Tyla welcomed son Archie in December 2018 with her then-partner Rossco Edmonds
Jess Hayes (2015)
Reality star Jess, 27, gave birth to baby boy Presley in June 2019, just 10 months after confirming her engagement to beau Dan Lawry.
The former porn star won the first-ever Love Island series with former cricketer Max Morley.
Happy trio: Jess and Dan became first time parents in June 2019
Hannah Elizabeth (2015)
The former Playboy bunny, 30, became a mother for the first time in November 2019, giving birth to Reggie just days after announcing her split from fiancé George Andreeti.
Hannah got engaged to former boyfriend, TOWIE star Jon Clark, on the show, with the pair finishing in second place.
Yummy mummy: Hannah is a doting parent to her son Reggie
Jack Fincham (2018)
Former pen salesman Jack, 29, shocked fans when he announced he and his friend Casey Ranger welcomed baby girl Blossom in January this year.
The Essex native warmed the hearts of the nation for his instant romance with Dani Dyer, but the couple split just nine months after winning the fourth series.
How sweet: Jack pictured with baby Blossom