Blake Lively Attends BFF’s Wedding Just Days After Giving Birth to Baby No. 2

10/02/2016 at 07:05 PM ET

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Blake Lively is a new mom and a true friend.

The A-lister stepped out to support a close pal just two days after it was announced she’d welcomed her second child with husband Ryan Reynolds.

Lively posted the pic of her friend’s big day on Instagram Sunday, captioning the shot: “Most beautiful bride on the planet. And the best friend I could ask for. @jessicarose617 thank you for being EVERYTHING. I love you.”

Lively, 29, and Reynolds, 39, said hello to their newborn in New York City earlier this week, thought no further details – including the baby’s sex and name – were announced at the time.

The couple’s latest little bundle of joy joins the pair’s first child, daughter James, 22 months.

Both Reynolds and Lively come from big families and have shared their hopes for a big family of their own.

Lively joked on the Today show in June: “I’m one of five kids. My husband is one of four, so we’re officially breeders.”

— Lanford Beard

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Anonymous on

Blake is so beautiful!

ldstep on

When is the bride’s due date? Looks like a couple more months.

Nancy on

If they are going to announce that they had a baby, perhaps they could at least say what the sex is . . LOL. BIG secret. Give me a break.

Laura on

I love the bride’s gown and headpiece, so unique, she looks beautiful. It’s a nice change from the usual white strapless dresses that every bride seems to go for.
@Idstep…Shut up.

Kristina on

@Laura…..Well said!!!!

Sheila on

I love her flowered headband, her flowers are beautiful too. They look like Magnolias and roses, and Ahhhhahaha…she’s just beautiful…the pastels…everything, I adore the wedding gown also, it’s just beautiful!

Kel on

Both beautiful ladies, congratulations to all!

Zeze on

Exactly Laura!! Beautiful bride, i love her dress.

Kelly Bernstein on

You tell ’em @Laura! @ldstep, you suck as a human being. The bride looks lovely.

Janey on

What a lovely friend Blake is 🙂 Two days postpartum I was in a hospital bed looking dreadful!

Idstep you are a horrid person 🙂 But you already knew that!

Georgia Rae on

That’s a true friend showing up to a wedding right after giving birth. Blake and Ryan are a great couple. I hope they make it through the Hollywood couple curse.

Anonymous on

My bet is the new baby is a girl named Sam…Very lovely Bride:)

Georgia Rae on

Idstep karma is a lovely thing and what you put out there comes back at you times 3.

Amzngds on

I am betting they had a boy and they will name him a unisex name to just like James.

Chucke on

Oh, so she’s still bleeding.
The bride looks to be due any day now too.

Jocelyn K on

Oh my gosh! Don’t you people proof read your work?!?!?
It’s “though”, not “thought”. 3rd sentence from the bottom. Duh.

guest on

It was a boy and they named him Melissa.

Anonymous on

Love the dress, love the headpiece. The bride looks classy and beautiful. Good for Blake – not everybody has the guts to go out in public two days after giving birth. Especially celebrities that are judged harshly by the public, and often feel that they need to appear perfect.