“They’re not living together, but Zayn visits Gigi and Khai at the farm in Pennsylvania a lot when they’re there,” a supply solely tells Us Weekly. “They like to spend time away from the city because it’s more safe, quiet, and exclusive.”
While the supply provides that “coparenting comes with certain challenges and ups and downs,” the California native, 27, and former One Direction crooner, 29, are “doing the best they can to make it work,” splitting up their parenting time to ensure Khai continues to be “very much part” of her father’s life.
The insider says that the Vogue cowl mannequin and England native “have a loving and caring relationship despite being broken up,” and the previous couple “don’t hate each other, that’s for sure.”
Known for being low-key while raising her infant, the supply tells Us that whereas Hadid is a “very hands-on mother” and loves bringing her infant to set “when she can,” she tends to go away her at dwelling as a way to “shield her daughter from the public and paparazzi, which is why she rarely posts [on social media] about her.”
The Maybelline ambassador made a rare exception when she took to Instagram on Sunday, June 18, to pay tribute to each Malik and her personal father, Mohamad Hadid.
“Happy Fathers Day to my sweet baba,” she wrote alongside a throwback photograph of her and her dad through her Instagram Stories. “I love you!”
The following photograph confirmed the singer and their daughter taking part in with some arts and crafts. “& to Khai’s baba!!!!” Gigi captioned the snap.
News of Gigi and Zayn’s wholesome coparenting type comes months after the household made headlines when the mannequin’s mom, Yolanda Hadid, alleged she and the “What Makes You Beautiful” artist had an altercation.
Malik, who was charged with 4 prison offenses of harassment on the time, addressed his responsible plea in a prolonged social media assertion.
“As you all know I am a private person and I very much want to create a safe and private space for my daughter [Khai] to grow up in,” the X Factor alum wrote. “A place where private family matters aren’t thrown on the world stage for all to poke and pick apart. In an effort to protect that space for her, I agreed to not contest claims arising from an argument I had with a family member of my partner’s who entered our home while my partner was away several weeks ago.”
In a separate assertion made to TMZ, Malik mentioned, “I adamantly deny striking Yolanda Hadid and for the sake of my daughter I decline to give any further details and I hope that Yolanda will reconsider her false allegations and move towards healing these family issues in private.”
The “Better” singer pleaded no contest and is presently within the midst of finishing a 90-day probation for each of his four offenses (360 days in complete). He was additionally ordered to finish an anger administration class and a home violence program.
The pair, who had been in an on-and-off once more relationship since 2015, quietly split during the ongoing authorized drama, with a second supply confirming to Us on the time that the 2 had been “on amicable terms” and had been “getting along just fine” following the breakup.
Reporting by Diana Cooper