Gaël Monfils and Elina Svitolina published a photo this weekend celebrating the first Christmas spent with their child.
The first snapshot of a future long tradition. On Sunday, Elina Svitolina and Gaël Monfils shared a family photo on social networks showing them both with their little Skai, born on October 15. This is the couple’s first Christmas with their baby. For the occasion, they therefore wanted to immortalize this moment by posing in front of a huge Christmas tree decorated with red and white. Ukrainian tennis player married to the French since July 2021, had also put on a festive outfit, dressing in an immaculate ensemble that she had accompanied by dark makeup at the level of the eyelids and mouth. Gaël Monfils, he had opted for this photo shoot for a classic black suit.
“We wish your families and loved ones a very Merry Christmas! May your days be filled with joy, love, and peace. Happy Holidays, ”wrote the young mother on Instagram. A hopeful message that recalls the difficult year spent by Elina Svitolina. Marked by the war in Ukraine, she chose to take a break from her tennis career and now devotes herself in part to her foundation. During this period of sporting inactivity, she announced that she was pregnant with her first child, happy news after complicated months.
Parents very present on social networks
“I spent the most wonderful night of my life, which ended around six in the morning with the most beautiful gift. Elina was strong and brave. I can only thank my wife and God for this special moment. Welcome to the world my little princess SKAÏ”, had written Gaël Monfils on Twitter to announce the birth of her daughter. A photo of their index finger touching the baby’s tiny hand completed the post.
Since, the couple posted several photos or videos of their child, however always taking care to hide his face. Elina Svitolina thus regularly gives news of Skaï to her some 860,000 subscribers. On October 23, 2022, she published, for example, a preview of her daughter’s room. Five days later, she shared a glimpse of a family nature walk.