Eastenders’ Lacey Turner and Matt Kay reveal ‘miracle’ baby daughter’s gorgeous name

lacey turner and husband matt kay

Congratulations, guys! (Picture: @laceyturner)

megastar has printed her baby daughter’s name for the primary time – and we simply love that she referred to as her Dusty Violet Kay.

Lacey, 31, and her husband, Matt Kay, welcomed their first kid on 12 July, and printed that she is their little ‘miracle’ baby after struggling two miscarriages.

Lacey, who performs Stacey Fowler (previously Stacey Slater) in Eastenders, informed OK! how they selected her peculiar moniker: ‘It wasn’t on our unique checklist however we did an web seek for “pretty girls names” and we each mentioned it on the similar time!

‘Her middle name is Violet, which I also love. We’ve had combined reactions, folks both suppose it’s truly cool or they don’t truly know what to mention!’

Dusty was once born weighing 6lb 7oz, and the couple have mentioned that in spite of the most obvious connection, she wasn’t in fact named after singer Dusty Springfield.

Matt and Lacey were married since 2017, after tying the knot in Ibiza, however the couple have identified every different since youth, after Matt in the past mentioned Lacey ‘stole my heart when I was only 15 years old and I’ve loved [her] ever since’.

They didn’t to find out what they have been having till the baby was once born, however Lacey admits she is discovering it more straightforward to decorate a woman fairly than a boy.

Stacey Fowler (Lacey Turner) asks Kush Kazemi (Davood Ghadami) about Marc

Lacey performs Stacey Fowler on Eastenders (Picture: BBC)

She defined: ‘I wouldn’t have minded both means however I all the time concept it was once a woman. Also, it’s more straightforward to decorate her within the colors I love!’

Lacey and Matt are over the moon at their new arrival, a second that was once much more particular for the reason that Lacey has skilled two miscarriages earlier than her, each early within the pregnancies.

Matt defined: ‘I think everything happens for a reason and it does make Dusty being here more special – we’re so fortunate to have her in our lives.’

Read the total interview on this week’s OK! mag, out on Tuesday.

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