Vanessa Bryant is tattooed with the names of her close relatives on her feet during the emotional week following the Lakers’ NBA championship win
- It was inked by the tattoo artist Mister Cartoon
- The ink extends from her ankle to her toe
- The Lakers beat the Miami Heat to win the 17th championship on Sunday
- Kobe and Gigi died in a helicopter crash on January 26 with seven others
Vanessa Bryant had the names of her close relatives tattooed on her foot.
The 38-year-old posted a snapshot of her new ink on Instagram Tuesday, as she had the names of her family members along her foot: her late husband Kobe, 41, her and their four daughters: Natalia, 17, the deceased. Gianna, 14, Bianka, three and Capri, one.
Tattoo artist Mister Cartoon inked the late Los Angeles Lakers legend’s widow with the tattoo, which stretched from her ankle to her toes. She shared a photo of the artwork while wearing a gray suede heel.
New ink: Vanessa Bryant, 38, got her close relatives’ names tattooed on her foot
He wrote in the caption: “#MiFamilia Thanks @misterctoons”, adding hearts in red, purple and gold.
Vanessa sent congratulations to her husband Kobe’s confidant Rob Pelinka on Sunday after her Los Angeles Lakers won the NBA title by defeating the Miami Heat 106-90 in the sixth game of their best-of-seven series.
‘Come on Lakers! Congratulations Uncle P! ‘wrote to team general manager Pelinka, who paired superstars LeBron James and Anthony Davis for the vaunted first championship in a decade and 17th overall.
Vanessa quoted her late husband in writing: “Congratulations @Lakers! Kobe was right RP,” Stay on course – block the noise “- @kobebryant.
New Ink: She shared a photo of the artwork while wearing a gray suede heel
In Mourning: The post came less than nine months after the tragic deaths of Kobe and Gigi with seven others in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California on January 26
Vanessa sent congratulations to her husband Kobe’s confidant Rob Pelinka after the Lakers won the title
During The Heat at Orlando series, Florida’s Walt Disney World Resort, the Lakers wore Kobe’s Black Mamba ensembles for Game 5.
The team has dedicated its season to the memory of Bryant, who spent two decades on the roster before his retirement in 2016.
Vanessa wrote “I wish Kobe and Gigi were here to see it” with a heart emoji on the day of emotion.
Vanessa later posted another post commemorating National Father Daughter Day with a photo of Kobe coming out of court holding Gigi 11 years ago
Close Couple: Kobe and Vanessa were spotted in November 2019 in Los Angeles
The thrilling days come less than nine months after their tragic death with seven others in a helicopter crash in Calabasas, California on January 26.
Pilot Ara Zobayan, 50, Payton Chester, 13, Sarah Chester, 46, Alyssa Altobelli, 14, Keri Altobelli, 46, John Altobelli, 56, and Christina Mauser, 38, were also killed in the crash.