The 30-year-old model walked in the lingerie giant’s mammoth catwalk show in November. She posed on the beach with her three-year-old daughter Anja Louise, who rubs her tummy with a huge smile on her face.
Ambrosio posted a message with the photo on her Facebook page in English and Portugese. “Anja, Jamie and I are overjoyed and extremely appreciative of all the wonderful wishes we’ve received!!”
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“2011 has been a year filled with incredible gifts and this is the ultimate blessing!!” she added. “Anja has filled our lives with love and we can’t wait to welcome the new baby into the family this spring!!”
“Family is the most important thing for me and I’m thrilled to be adding to the family,’ she said in a statement, announcing her pregnancy.
“I’m fortunate to have a loving and supportive family. It’s a blessing that it will soon be growing.”
Ambrosio is best known for her work with Victoria’s Secret. She appeared in the Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show for the first time in 2000 and became an official “Angel” in 2004 and debuted in the “Angels Across America” Tour.
Pregnancy seems to be infectious among VS models. Miranda Kerr gave birth last year and Doutzen Kroes gave birth in March. Angel Lily Aldridge, wife of Kings of Leon’s Caleb Followill, also is pregnant.
Heidi Klum, Adriana Lima and Karolina Kurkova announced pregnancies in 2009.