Christine Lampard made the rare move of sharing a series of images of her younger sister Nicola on Thursday.
The Loose Women panellist uploaded the snapshots showing the two siblings together in honour of Nicola's birthday.
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Due to COVID-19 and a second lockdown, Christine has been forced to miss her sister's birthday celebrations. Nicola lives in Northern Ireland.
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Posting a sweet tribute to her sibling on Instagram, Christine wrote: "Happy Birthday to the best sister in the world! @nikjayne81 We miss you so much but we’ll make up for lost time soon enough!!"
Fans were quick to remark on the striking similarities between Christine and Nicola; while Nicola has blonde hair, the sisters share the same smile and eyes. "So alike. Lovely pic!" one follower wrote, while another added: "Two beautiful girls."
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Christine and her sister Nicola look so alike
In recent months, Christine - who is married to former footballer Frank Lampard - has been sharing more and more of her family life with fans.
The 41-year-old has posted a number of photos of her two-year-old child Patricia on Instagram – although she takes care to keep the little girl's face hidden from the camera.
Christine wished her sister 'happy birthday' on Instagram
In September, Christine gave fans a glimpse at Patricia's second birthday celebrations, complete with an incredible-looking Peppa Pig cake.
In a series of photos, the magnificent cake was covered with soft pink icing and edible decorations of swirls, roses and butterflies. The delicious-looking masterpiece was made by the family's go-to bakery Fondant Fleur Cakes - the same company which was used for Christine's stepdaughter Isla's pick and mix birthday cake back in May.
Christine's sister lives in Northern Ireland
"Our little girl is the big two already! We mightn't have been able to have a big party but we made up for it with a #peppapig cake, presents and plenty of balloons @balloonguyscompany @partiesandsigns @jadesbakes2020 @fondant_fleur_cakes_," the doting mum gushed in the caption.
The small celebration certainly looked like one to remember with all the pastel coloured balloons and birthday presents dotted around their stunning home.
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