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Elsa Hosk gives BIRTH! Supermodel welcomes her first child with partner Tom Daly

Elsa Hosk has welcomed her first child with partner of five years Tom Daly.

The Swedish supermodel, 32, took to Instagram on Friday to share the news as she posted a candid picture of her newborn laying on her beau’s chest.

Elsa revealed they had welcomed a baby girl and had sweetly named her after ‘two strong women’ in the family, calling their daughter Tuulikki Joan.  

Oh baby! Elsa Hosk has welcomed her first child with partner of five years Tom Daly, a little girl called Tuulikki Joan

In a heartfelt statement she penned: ‘Happiest day of my life meeting you. Proudest moment in my life giving birth to you.

‘Named after two strong women, my mom and my grandma-in-law, you came into this world like super-woman with your fist next to your face.

‘We will love you forever, baby Tuuli’

It follows fellow Victoria’s Secret Angels Romee Strijd, who recently welcomed a baby girl with husband Laurens van Leeuwen, and Gigi Hadid who welcomed a daughter with partner Zayn Malik in September.

Elsa was quick to be congratulated by her fellow supermodels who flocked to the comments section to share their well-wishes to the new family-of-three. 

So sweet: The model sweetly revealed that her daughter is named after 'two strong women' in the family (pictured in December)

So sweet: The model sweetly revealed that her daughter is named after ‘two strong women’ in the family (pictured in December)

'Happiest day of my life meeting you': Elsa said giving birth to little Tuulikki was the 'proudest moment of her life'

‘Happiest day of my life meeting you’: Elsa said giving birth to little Tuulikki was the ‘proudest moment of her life’

Iskra Lawrence penned: ‘So happy for u my love.. enjoy all the snuggles’.

While angels including Romee and Candice Swanepoel both left lines of love hearts under Elsa’s adorable first family snap. 

The supermodel announced she was pregnant in September as she posted a  stunning photoshoot by photographer Sante D’Orazio, where she went nude and displayed her growing baby bump with a fur coat draped over her.  

Elsa revealed that she was already ‘halfway there’ with her pregnancy, she penned: ‘Been keeping this angel in my belly a secret for a while…

Congratulations! Several of Elsa's model pals shared their excitement in the comments and sent lots of well wishes to the family

Congratulations! Several of Elsa’s model pals shared their excitement in the comments and sent lots of well wishes to the family

‘Feeling beyond excited and lucky to be having a baby and begin the next chapter of life with the man of my dreams!!!! Half way there @tomtomdaly ❤️.’ 

Elsa has been dating partner Tom since 2015 after he first shared a photo of the couple together during Halloween that year. They were friends beforehand. 

The duo appear to be a perfect match as they both share a love for the arts with Elsa a supermodel and Danish entrepreneur, Tom, the founder of District Vision, a company that focuses on holistic-inspired products for runners. 

Smitten: The Swedish supermodel, 32, took to Instagram to share the news as she posted a sweet picture of her newborn (pictured with Tom Daly in February)

Smitten: The Swedish supermodel, 32, took to Instagram to share the news as she posted a sweet picture of her newborn (pictured with Tom Daly in February)

Baby fever: It follows fellow Victoria's Secret Angels Romee Strijd, who recently welcomed a baby girl with husband Laurens van Leeuwen, and Gigi Hadid who welcomed a daughter with partner Zayn Malik in September (pictured recently)

Baby fever: It follows fellow Victoria’s Secret Angels Romee Strijd, who recently welcomed a baby girl with husband Laurens van Leeuwen, and Gigi Hadid who welcomed a daughter with partner Zayn Malik in September (pictured recently)  

Recently, Elsa hosted an Instagram ‘ask me something’ session, in which she opened up about her struggle with anxiety that left her ‘crying all day’ amid her baby joy.

The supermodel also spoke about her ‘stronger and beautiful’ changing pregnancy body and joked that she currently does zero training to maintain her model figure. 

Taking to her Instagram, Elsa asked her fans to ask her anything, with her 6.4M followers enquiring about a variety of subjects including her pregnancy, her haircare regime and modelling career.

She penned: ‘I know, so many of us are, It’s been such a hard and strange year.

Glowing: The supermodel announced she was pregnant in September as she posted a stunning photoshoot by photographer Sante D'Orazio, where she went nude and displayed her growing baby bump with a fur coat draped over her (pictured in a behind-the-scenes snap)

Glowing: The supermodel announced she was pregnant in September as she posted a stunning photoshoot by photographer Sante D’Orazio, where she went nude and displayed her growing baby bump with a fur coat draped over her (pictured in a behind-the-scenes snap) 

Sweet: Elsa revealed that she was already 'halfway there' with her pregnancy, she penned: 'Been keeping this angel in my belly a secret for a while...'

Sweet: Elsa revealed that she was already ‘halfway there’ with her pregnancy, she penned: ‘Been keeping this angel in my belly a secret for a while…’ 

‘I struggle at times too… the other day I felt so sad I cried all day. Then I was back to normal.

‘I think knowing you are not alone and actively taking steps to get out of your head is one of the most effective ways to feel better. 

‘Some days it’s super hard but some days you have the power to swing your mood around and taking action by doing the opposite of what your head is telling you.’ 

Among the questions asked was how the model coped with controlling her anxiety, with the follower adding that they were struggling at the moment.

She added: 'Feeling beyond excited and lucky to be having a baby and begin the next chapter of life with the man of my dreams!!!! Half way there @tomtomdaly ❤️.'

She added: ‘Feeling beyond excited and lucky to be having a baby and begin the next chapter of life with the man of my dreams!!!! Half way there @tomtomdaly ❤️.’ 

Elsa compassionately responded with a long, heartfelt reply in which she opened up about her own struggles.

She continued: ‘Opposite action!! Like if my head tells me not to get up from bed cause I feel overwhelmed, get up and get out of the house anyway! My head tells me to isolate – Call and meet up with someone and tell them how u feel! 

‘My head tells me I’m not good enough – prove the voice wrong!’ 

Elsa has also previously detailed how although it’s been a tough year, she feels fortunate to have been able to enjoy her pregnancy without the added stress of work, as runway shows were shut down amid lockdown restrictions. 

She said: ‘It’s been a tough year for so many to find something positive in this year. For me personally it’s been being able to be pregnant without working like I used to. 

Beautiful: The supermodel also spoke about her 'stronger and beautiful' changing pregnancy body and joked that she currently does zero training to maintain her model figure

Beautiful: The supermodel also spoke about her ‘stronger and beautiful’ changing pregnancy body and joked that she currently does zero training to maintain her model figure

‘Not traveling at all has given us a chance to spend so much quality time together as a family and allows me to feel less stress about not missing work because of the pregnancy. So that’s been wonderful.’ 

Meanwhile, the star opened up about the pregnancy body after one fan asked: ‘Do you have doubts about the pregnancy thinking your body would get ruined?’

Alongside a stunning black and white snap of her growing baby bump, Elsa said: ‘I don’t believe the body gets ruined by pregnancy. I believe it gets stronger and more beautiful. It’s carried life!’

During the Q&A, the model also admitted she does ‘zero training’ to maintain her figure, joking the only exercise she gets is daily walks to the coffee shop.

Sharing her experience: 'I struggle at times too... the other day I felt so sad I cried all day. Then I was back to normal'

Sharing her experience: ‘I struggle at times too… the other day I felt so sad I cried all day. Then I was back to normal’


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