Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik are the new parents in town! The supermodel and former One Direction star welcomed a baby girl, and Malik announced the same on September 23.
Gigi Hadid and Zayn Malik have a baby girl
Malik took to Twitter to share that their baby girl is born, and she is beautiful and healthy. Zayn also said that he couldn’t explain how he felt at that moment, and the love he feels for the “tiny human” is inexplicable. Lastly, the post ended by saying that he is grateful to have her, proud that she is his, and thankful for the life that lies ahead.
Later that night, Hadid sent out a post confirming their baby arrived over the weekend before that. She shared a black and white picture featuring Zayn with the baby girl and holding her hand. Hadid wrote that their baby joined them “earth-side” and already changed their world. They are absolutely full of love right now.
The pregnancy news
On April 30, Hadid confirmed the news of her expecting a child with Malik. She was in an interview with Jimmy Fallon and shared that she wanted to announce it on their own terms. However, she is grateful to all the well-wishers sending them love and support.
Sources close to the new parents reported that the couple is thrilled to start a new chapter together. Hadid and Malik’s relationship has seen a lot of highs and lows. But they had been caring towards each other all the time. A source from the fashion industry said that they’ve jumped on the time to have a child and prepare for new beginnings.
During pregnancy, Gigi shared a new glimpse of her baby bump on Instagram. She also said she wasn’t sharing photos earlier and had been off the scene for a while. Hadid had also explained that her pregnancy has been through a pandemic. She didn’t consider it the most important aspect of the world, so she stayed low-key.
The couple came out in support of Black Lives Matters and spoke about coronavirus, and that these aspects deserve more importance. However, Hadid told her fans that she has documented her pregnancy event and will eventually share more about it.
Aunt Taylor Swift sends handmade gifts for the baby girl
Recently, the new mom shared glimpses of the nursery of her baby girl. She also revealed presents from best friend Taylor Swift and long-time family friend Donatella Versace.
Hadid posted a picture of a hand-stitched dream-catcher with colors of the rainbow. Her friend and artist, Austyn Weiner, made it. The gift hangs right above one more of Weiner’s creation, a painting placed on the wall above the baby girl’s crib. The excited friend posted an Instagram story stating that the first thing her “niece” gets to see every day is her gift! She also said that this made her quarantine special.
The newborn’s nursery is full of handmade gifts as aunt Taylor had sent a satin basket. Gigi posted a picture of the baby stating thank you “aunties,” referring to Donatella Versace and Taylor Swift for their gifts.
Versace designer gave the baby a tiny jumper that had the iconic Versace logo. Gigi put it up on her stories to share the same. She also tagged the celebs in the posts.
Hadid shared a heartwarming picture of the baby tucked under the gifts of her aunty Taylor. She was lying on a multi-colored striped mat and was surrounded with all things in pink. Lastly, Hadid also shared the floral bouquets she received since the baby was born.