Little Mix’s Perrie Edwards shares new pic of Axel five weeks after giving birth

LITTLE Mix star Perrie Edwards has shared an adorable new pic of her baby son Axel five weeks after giving birth.

Il cantante, who welcomed her first child with Liverpool FC player Alex Oxlade-Chamberlian last month, posted the adorable snap to Instagram.

Perrie shared the adorable snap of her son to her Instagram stories

Perrie shared the adorable snap of her son to her Instagram stories
The doting new mum added a heart to the sweet snap

The doting new mum added a heart to the sweet snapCredito: instagram

Perrie, 28, posted the sweet snap Axel, who appeared to be peacefully sleeping with his hand gently resting above his head.

The doting mum simply captioned the post to her Instagram stories with a GIF of a heart, cropping the photo to cut out his face.

Perrie kept her baby son’s name a secret for two weeks before taking to social media to finally share they had called him Axel.

She broke the news alongside two adorable snaps of the newborn, which sawhim wrapped up in a white blanket in a basket.

Perrie wrote to her following: “2 weeks of loving you. I’ve never felt love like this before! Axel Oxlade-Chamberlain.

The name Axel is an anagram of his footballing father Alexand fans immediately fell in love with the sweet moniker.

Perrie shared the news their baby had been born last month alongside a series of adorable black and white snaps, showing their child’s tiny limbs.

Fans had been alerted to the fact Perrie was in labour when footballer Alex didn’t play for Liverpool, citing “personal reasons”.

Perrie stunned Little Mix fans when she revealed she was pregnant a maggio, announcing the news on Instagram with a close-up picture of her bump.

Her pregnancy came at the same time as bandmate Leigh-Anne Pinnock, who welcomed twins with her fiance Andre Gray lo scorso mese.

Leigh-Anne took to Instagram at the start of May to announce she was expecting her first child.

The singer wore a flowing green dress to show off her baby bump and was joined by a topless Andre in the intimate photoshoot.

Leigh-Anne told fans on the social media site: “We’ve dreamed about this moment for so long and we can’t believe the dream is finally coming true, we can’t wait to meet you.

Nel frattempo, third bandmember Jade Thirwall shared her pride for her bandmates and admitted shecan’t wait to be an auntie”.

Giada was feeling anything but left out as she gushed about the new mumssaying that herheart was burstingfor both the women.

Jade’s enthusiasm is a stark contrast to Little Mix’s former bandmate Jesy Nelson, who SNUBBED both announcements on social media after admitting they no longer speak.

Jesy quit the girl group in December after nine years due to theemotional tollbeing in the limelight had taken, with the other three girls previously supporting her through her mental health battle.

She announced Axel's name on Instagram earlier this month

She announced Axel’s name on Instagram earlier this monthCredito: Instagram
Perrie and Leigh-Anne Pinnock were both pregnant at the same time

Perrie and Leigh-Anne Pinnock were both pregnant at the same time
Axel was born in August

Axel was born in AugustCredito: INSTAGRAM

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