11/07/2013 20:57 BST | Updated 22/05/2015 10:12 BST

Jessica Simpson Gives Birth To Baby Boy Ace

The pitter patter of teeny tiny feet will sound once more at the home of Jessica Simpson and Eric Johnson after the star gave birth to a baby boy.

The couple's second tot, named Ace Knute Johnson, was born on Sunday in LA after Jess had a planned C-section.


A statement released by the couple's spokesman revealed their delight at welcoming a baby brother for their 14-month-old daughter Maxwell.

Their rep said: "Ace Knute (pronounced Ka-nute) Johnson has arrived! Mom and baby are doing great. Jessica, Eric and Maxwell are thrilled to welcome the new addition to their family."


The couple, who got engaged in 2010, have twice postponed their nuptials after Jessica fell pregnant twice in quick succession.

Jessica accidentally let slip to the world she was expecting a boy during a TV interview with Jimmy Kimmel in March.
Blurting out, "the crazy thing is, I never knew a weiner could make me so nauseous," the star went on to tell the chat show host, "well I guess I told the world I am having a boy".

Jessica's new arrival comes just weeks before the Royal baby is due to make his or her appearance into the world. And as the world waits with baited breath, let's take another look at the Duchess of Cambridge's immense preggo style...