Reading Time: 2 minutes Kat Von D and her husband Leafar Seyer (Photo: Instagram)
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Celebrity tattoo artist and make-up entrepreneur Kat Von D has announced that she is expecting a baby with her partner Leafar Seyer.

The couple, who tied the knot earlier this year, shared a photo on their respective Instagram profiles sharing the news.

Von D simply captioned the image: “It’s a boy.”

Family comes first

Her husband Leafar Seyer (whose birth name is Rafael Reyes) shared the same image.

His caption, which suggests that the couple have already picked a name out for their little boy, said: “When I thought I had it all. Life gifts me with the greatest of joys.

“We are pregnant and having a baby boy. I love you Kat Von D, and I’m ready to be a father to our son Leafar. Thank you, my love, our family comes first.”

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Cute together

The news was met with excitement from fans, with many offering congratulations to the pair.

One wrote: “Usually I don’t comment, and this is my first time. I am sooooo happy for you, and this was a beautiful surprise. You are going to be a good mom. Congrats Mommy.”

Another added: “I wish you all the best. You just deserve all the happiness in the world. You are so cute together; I’m sure you will be amazing parents. We love you!”

Vegan babies

Von D and Seyer are not the only prolific vegan couple to announce their pregnancy this week.

Yesterday Plant Based News, in collaboration with Raise Vegan magazine, exclusively revealed that Earthlings Director Shaun Monson’s partner Amy Jean Davis is pregnant.

According to the pair, they will be raising their baby vegan. Monson told Raise Vegan: “Ultimately we want a better future, not just for our children, but for the animals, too.”

Maria Chiorando

Maria is a news and features writer for Plant Based News. As a former magazine editor, newspaper reporter, and features writer, her work has been published by The Guardian, The Huffington Post, and various regional newspapers, as well as Vegan Life magazine and Vegan Trade Journal. She has interviewed a huge range of people, from Prime Ministers to authors, activists, pop stars and actors, and enjoys the varied range of topics writing for PBN allows her to tackle. She was previously the editor of Plant Based News for over 3 years.