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Mandy Moore reveals meaning behind new baby's name, plus more news

Wonderwall Logo By Wonderwall.com Editors of Wonderwall | Slide 1 of 10: New mom Mandy Moore hopped back on Instagram on Wednesday, Feb. 24, to share the sweet reasons she and her husband, Taylor Goldmsmith, chose to name their newborn son August. Alongside a photo of a gray baby blanket emblazoned with their little guy's moniker, Mandy explained: "It was last August when @taylordawesgoldsmith and I found out we were having a boy (it's also Taylor's birth month) and we always loved the name… so it was settled very early on in our book." She went on to share how the singer-songwriter's anniversary gift last fall ended up making a perfect baby blanket for their future son, whose name happens to start and end with his mom and dad's first initials. "Then for our anniversary in November, T gifted me with this blanket with the 'A' (for Amanda) made from extra material from my wedding dress and 'T' (for Taylor) from his wedding shirt," she explained. "Felt like a very fitting amalgamation of our whole story. I can't wait to pass this on to our sweet August one day." Mandy and Taylor announced August's arrival on Tuesday, telling fans and followers their love for little "Gus" "goes way beyond anything we could have ever imagined."Keep reading to see how Travis Scott and Kylie Jenner's daughter is influencing his music and more ...

Mandy Moore shares the adorable reasons they named their new son August

New mom Mandy Moore hopped back on Instagram on Wednesday, Feb. 24, to share the sweet reasons she and her husband, Taylor Goldmsmith, chose to name their newborn son August. Alongside a photo of a gray baby blanket emblazoned with their little guy's moniker, Mandy explained: "It was last August when @taylordawesgoldsmith and I found out we were having a boy (it's also Taylor's birth month) and we always loved the name… so it was settled very early on in our book." She went on to share how the singer-songwriter's anniversary gift last fall ended up making a perfect baby blanket for their future son, whose name happens to start and end with his mom and dad's first initials. "Then for our anniversary in November, T gifted me with this blanket with the 'A' (for Amanda) made from extra material from my wedding dress and 'T' (for Taylor) from his wedding shirt," she explained. "Felt like a very fitting amalgamation of our whole story. I can't wait to pass this on to our sweet August one day." Mandy and Taylor announced August's arrival on Tuesday, telling fans and followers their love for little "Gus" "goes way beyond anything we could have ever imagined."

Keep reading to see how Travis Scott and Kylie Jenner's daughter is influencing his music and more ...

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