British supermodel Naomi Campbell announced on Tuesday that she is the mother of a baby girl. In 2017, she said in an interview that thanks to science, she can have a child anytime she wants. The Associated Press has the story:
At 50, British supermodel Naomi Campbell shares photo of her new baby
LONDON (AP) — Naomi Campbell says she has become the mother of a baby girl.
The 50-year-old British supermodel announced the news Tuesday on Instagram, posting a picture of her hand holding a baby’s feet.
She wrote: “A beautiful little blessing has chosen me to be her mother, so honoured to have this gentle soul in my life there are no words to describe the lifelong bond that I now share with you my angel. There is no greater love.”
Campbell’s spokesperson declined to provide more information.
Congratulations poured in from other fashion industry figures.
Designer Marc Jacobs posted: “Oh my God!!!!! Today is the day?? How absolutely incredible. How lucky she is and how lucky you are! What a wonderful Mother you will be. Blessings all around.”
British Vogue Editor-in-Chief Edward Enninful wrote: “Seeing the two of you together made my year. You will bring each other so much joy.”
In 2017, Campbell spoke about her desire to be a mother.
“I think about having children all the time,” she told the Evening Standard, a British newspaper. “But now with the way science is, I think I can do it when I want.”