Nicole Richie, 42, congratulates sister Sofia Richie on birth of daughter ... trends now

Nicole Richie, 42, congratulates sister Sofia Richie on birth of daughter ... trends now

Nicole Richie is celebrating the birth of her younger sister Sofia Richie's first child.

It was revealed Friday that Sofia, 25, and her husband Elliott Grainge, 30, had welcomed a baby daughter, named Eloise Samantha Grainge, on May 20.

Nicole — whose own children recently made their red carpet debut alongside her — was quick to comment on Sofia's Instagram birth announcement.

'I now have a new favorite EG. sorry Elliot,' the Simple Life star, 42, wrote of her new niece.

Nicole is the eldest of music legend Lionel Richie's three children. He and his ex-wife Brenda Harvey adopted Nicole when she was nine-years-old.

After splitting from Brenda in 1993, Lionel went on to marry and welcome two children — Sofia and brother Miles, 29 — with now-ex Diane Alexander. 

Nicole Richie is celebrating the birth of her younger sister Sofia Richie's first child; seen in November 2023

Nicole Richie is celebrating the birth of her younger sister Sofia Richie's first child; seen in November 2023 

It was revealed via Instagram on Friday that Sofia, 25, and her husband Elliott Grainge, 30, had welcomed a baby daughter, named Eloise Samantha Grainge, on May 20 -  and Nicole was quick to react

It was revealed via Instagram on Friday that Sofia, 25, and her husband Elliott Grainge, 30, had welcomed a baby daughter, named Eloise Samantha Grainge, on May 20 -  and Nicole was quick to react

Many of Sofia's A-list pals also shared their love. 'Congratulations,' Kylie Jenner wrote as Lily Collins added, 'Omg what a name!! So excited for you guys.'

Emily Ratajkowski added, 'Eloise! ❤️❤️❤️ congratulations,' and Ashley Tisdale said, 'Omg the sweetest name!!'

Mom-to-be Hailey Bieber, who is due in late August, wrote 'Congratulations.'

Sofia unveiled Eloise's birth Friday by posting a photo by Emma Bassill where she and Elliot were seen holding their baby child's feet. 

'Eloise Samantha Grainge 5•20•24 best day of my life,' read the caption. Vanessa Lachey and Paris Jackson hit the like button.

Sofia and Elliot had been acquaintances for several years before they began dating in early 2021.

They became engaged in 2022 and wed in 2023.

Their April 2022 wedding was lavish with a star-studded ceremony that took place in southern France.

Sofia revealed her pregnancy to the public during an interview with Vogue that was published in January.

She also said that she would be welcoming a baby girl.

'Eloise Samantha Grainge 5•20•24 best day of my life,' read the caption. Friends Emily Ratajkowski and Heather Dubrow shared sweet comments

'Eloise Samantha Grainge 5•20•24 best day of my life,' read the caption. Friends Emily Ratajkowski and Heather Dubrow

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