Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation
Top

Man brilliantly recreates his sister's baby posts - with a cat

man-kissing-cat.jpg

Cats are the new babies. At least in viral-worthy blog posts.

A man who "lives the single life of parties" is winning hearts with a touching and hilarious photo homage to his twin sister that replaces pictures of her kids with cats.

sister brother baby cat

As an American living in Taiwan, Gordy Yates admits he usually ducks out of present-giving, while his thoughtful twin Meredith Tuttle, who is based in the US, never fails to send him a present on their birthday.

This year he decided to up his game and create a thoughtful picture series for his sis on their 28th birthday. The teacher selected 28 of his favourite snaps of his twin from her social media accounts, then painstakingly set about parodying them in an epic photoshoot.

When it came to the cute mother-baby pictures of Meredith, he used the next best thing to represent his niece and nephew - a cat.

His logic being, they're “basically the same.”

sister brother baby cat

“They both like to eat off of and crawl on the floor, they both like to bite me, they’re both really small, they’re both really hard to control, and I can’t give birth to either of them,” he explains to Babble.

But he didn't have a cat either. Luckily, after asking around at a church, one brave family lent him their ginger cat, Sophie, who is seen swaddled in a pink towel, wearing a gingham bandana and crown a la his young niece.

sister brother baby cat

The pictures, which also include baby/cat-free snaps of him hilariously attempting his sister's yoga poses, were posted on his blog and have certainly won him fans on the internet. 

Related

tube-leaflet.jpg

Women being harassed on the Tube with cowardly 'fat shaming' cards

Holborn tube.jpg

London tube puts a stop to people walking on escalators

disney.JPG

Artist issues apology over controversial domestic violence campaign

Tania_QuickLook_TopBanner.jpg

How to videos: 4 quick and easy festive hairstyles

german-christmas-advert-crying-sad.jpg

Is this the saddest Christmas advert ever?

love reading.jpg

The adorable illustrations that show love is in the smallest moments

adele.jpg

Our guide to securing an Adele ticket this Friday

image32.jpg

The 10 most popular Instagram photos of 2015 are all by women

rexfeatures_3737302e.jpg

Science has good news for women with four or more tattoos

Comments

More

Danielle Brooks has something important to say about her stretch marks

The Orange is the New Black star has dubbed them the "road map of my strength"

by Jasmine Andersson
21 Apr 2017

Davina McCall on how she beat her heroin addiction: ‘I lost everyone’

The TV presenter has spoken candidly about her struggles with drug abuse

by Kayleigh Dray
21 Apr 2017

Tess Holliday slams Uber over "fat-shaming" driver

The body-positive model is boycotting the cab service for a driver's inappropriate questions about her health.

by Hayley Spencer
20 Apr 2017

Why Chelsea Clinton wants to talk about periods and breastfeeding

The former First Daughter has made it her mission to eradicate taboos

by Elle Griffiths
20 Apr 2017

Anne Hathaway didn’t trust One Day director because she was a woman

“I’m so scared that I treated her with internalized misogyny.”

by Moya Crockett
20 Apr 2017

Serena Williams was pregnant when she won the Australian Open

And she didn’t drop a single set

by Kayleigh Dray
20 Apr 2017

Katy Perry on how going into therapy changed her life for the better

“When I am in the room I am just Katheryn Hudson, which is amazing.”

by Moya Crockett
19 Apr 2017

Jessica Chastain reveals how she gets paid as much as male co-stars

The A-lister has learned to play hard ball when it comes to Hollywood sexism

by Elle Griffiths
19 Apr 2017

Star Wars writer shares story of being sexually harassed on train

“I’m telling this story to remind you that this is what women face every. Goddamn. Day.”

by Moya Crockett
19 Apr 2017

Amanda Seyfried chats to Stylist about mental health and farm life

“It feels good to speak my mind”

by Helen Bownass
18 Apr 2017