Supermodel Naomi Campbell becomes mother to baby girl

Supermodel Naomi Campbell becomes mother to baby girl
Naomi Campbell was the first British black model to appear on the cover of British Vogue
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Daily US Times: Supermodel Naomi Campbell has given birth to a baby girl, she announced it on Instagram.

Naomi Campbell shared the news on Instagram as she shared a picture of her hand holding the baby’s feet.

“A beautiful little blessing has chosen me to be her mother, so honoured to have this gentle soul in my life,” the 50-year-old posted on the social media website.

Designer Marc Jacobs was among those to congratulate Campbell, who had not previously revealed that she was to become a mother.

Edward Enninful, British Vogue editor, also offered his congratulations, writing: “Seeing the two of you together made my year. You will bring each other so much joy.”

Valerie Morris Campbell, Ms Campbell’s mother, posted on Instagram: “I’m beyond thrilled as I’ve waited a long time to be a grandmother.”

No further details about the baby have been released of published, but during a 2017 interview with the Evening Standard, the London-born model spoke about wanting to become a mother.

“I think about having children all the time. But now with the way science is I think I can do it when I want,” she was quoted as saying:

The supermodel was discovered as a schoolgirl and went on to become the first black British model to appear on the cover of British Vogue.

The catwalk star is also known for her charity work, and in 2005 founded Fashion For Relief, a charity merging fashion and philanthropy.

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