The littlest member of the British royal family, Prince Louis, has the Internet going mushy with his latest adorable picture. Taken at his christening last week, the photograph follows a set of family portraits released by the royal family earlier. The candid photograph shows a glowing Kate Middleton cradling her youngest son - a grinning Prince Louis. It was released just half an hour ago, and has already garnered almost 6,000 'likes' on Twitter and 1.3 lakh 'likes' on Instagram.
"The Duke and Duchess hope that everyone enjoys this lovely photograph of Prince Louis as much as they do," says the accompanying caption.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have released an additional photograph taken following the christening of Prince Louis.- Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) July 16, 2018
The Duke and Duchess hope that everyone enjoys this lovely photograph of Prince Louis as much as they do.
The picture of a laughing Prince Louis had everyone smiling:
sooooo cute !!!!! Probably smiling at his big brother and big sister!!!- Cat (@CatGayn) July 16, 2018
I am dying of all the cuteness! Probably the cutest British Royal baby I have ever seen,- Amanda (@Royal_Realness) July 16, 2018
ADORABLE!!!! Beautiful photo, both mum & baby boy beaming.- Karen W (@mkw_19) July 16, 2018
Members of the royal family, including the newlywed Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, along with Prince George and Princess Charlotte, gathered at Clarence House for a private afternoon ceremony last Monday. The Queen and Prince Philip were notably absent, having made the decision not to attend the christening, according to the UK's Press Association.
Here are other pictures from after the ceremony.
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge, Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis, following Prince Louis's christening.- Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) July 15, 2018
by Matt Holyoak. pic.twitter.com/WCx7uZqTJl
The Duchess of Cambridge and Prince Louis in the garden at Clarence House, following Prince Louis's christening.- Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) July 15, 2018
by Matt Holyoak. pic.twitter.com/GMOZDG4eaV
According to the BBC, Prince Louis wore a long silk and lace robe. The garment is a handmade replica of the 1841 Royal Christening robe, worn by over 62 royal babies at their christenings - until the Queen commissioned a replica in 2008 to preserve the original.
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