All the ways Scarlett Moffatt kept her pregnancy under wraps – as star reveals she is expecting first child
Scarlett Moffatt announced she is pregnant with her first child with her boyfriend Scott Dobinson on Saturday.
The former Gogglebox star, 32, took to Instagram to reveal her jovial news with an adorable video of her ultrasound scan.
In the clip, her beloved chihuahua Bonnie wrote a brown neckerchief with the words ‘I’m going to be a big sister’ printed across it.
The pooch sat beside an ultrasound scan of the unborn child as Scarlett revealed her exciting baby news to her 2.3million followers.
Alongside the clip, Scarlett gushed it felt like a ‘dream’ to be announcing her pregnancy and admitted she and Scott, 34, were ‘on cloud nine’.
Baby joy! Scarlett Moffatt announced she is pregnant with her first child with her boyfriend Scott Dobinson on Saturday
She wrote: ‘It truly feels like a dream writing this caption.
‘Me & Scott are on cloud nine & we are so happy that we get to share this moment with you all. You are so loved already little one. Baby Dobinson coming soon.’
The joyful news came as a surprise to fans, as Scarlett had been very careful to keep the reveal a secret.
MailOnline takes a look at alll the ways she kept her pregnancy hidden. until now.
Scarlett has been keeping very busy in the past few months, with many different kinds of work.
This has allowed her to replace her usual life updates with work promos and adverts that were filmed in advance.
These included ads for Scarlett Moffatt’s Driving School on BBC Three, and videos from her podcast with Scott, titled Scarlett Moffatt Wants To Believe.
By doing this, it’s allowed her to hide her blossoming baby bump without having to be sneaky.
The pre-made adverts gave the impression the TV presenter was not pregnant presently.
HIDING BEHIND HER CLOTHES
Keeping mum: Scarlett has also been given a helping hand by the weather, as the chilly temperatures have allowed her wrap up warm and hide her growing bump
Hidden: The Gogglebox star wore several baggy jumpers and non-tight fitting dresses to avoid showing her bump
Scarlett has also been given a helping hand by the weather, as the chilly temperatures have allowed her wrap up warm and hide her growing bump.
The Gogglebox star wore several baggy jumpers and non-tight fitting dresses to avoid showing her bump.
This meant that no one suspected a thing when she posed several photos out for dinner.
STICKING TO SELFIES
Clever: Scarlett also used a classic misdirection technique by favouring selfies over full-length photos
Scarlett also used a classic misdirection technique by favouring selfies over full-length photos.
One Valentine’s Day, the same week they announced their special news, Scarlett shared a selfie of her and Scott.
Captioning it, she wrote: ‘My Valentine forever and always. Don’t know what I would do without you. So happy you came into my life, you make everything better, My soulmate.’
This allowed her to hide her stomach from view from eagle-eyed fans and allowed the couple some time to enjoy the exciting news privately.