The English supermodel Karen Elson is also an accomplished singer-songwriter, as well as a guitarist. Well, she’s best known for gracing the cover of Italian Vogue. In fact, she started her modeling career at the age of 16 after getting spotted by the owner of Boss models in Manchester.
To know more of these facts about the 40 years old British model, stick till the end. Also, find out who is Karen Elson boyfriend after her divorce with her first husband.
Karen Elson Wiki-Bio
Karen Elson was born in Oldham, Greater Manchester, on 14 January 1979. She’s a supermodel, a songwriter, and a guitarist. Her nationality is British while she belongs to White ethnicity.
The information about her parents is still behind the curtain. Talking about her siblings, Karen grew up with her twin sister Kate Elson, who chose her film-making path.
For her study, she attended North Chadderton School in Chadderton along with her twin sister Kate Elson.
Karen Elson Age, Height, & Body Measurements
The British model graces her slim and perfect body figure despite the age of 40. She even looks mesmerizing with a height of 5 ft 8 inches (1.78 m). To maintain, her flawless body, Karen regularly follows a healthy diet routine working out well and timely.
Born in 1979, Karen Elson is 40 years old as of 2019. She looks stunning with body measurements of 36-24-34 inches. She mostly appears with Red hair color while the color of her eyes is Blue.
Karen Elson Career: Modeling Journey
Initially, Karen Elson commenced her modeling career at the age of 16. Back then, the British supermodel was spotted by the owner of Boss models in Manchester. At the age of 18, Karen graced for the cover of Italian Vogue magazine.
Above all, Elson even modeled working with the famous photographer, Steven Meisel. Besides, the list goes-on, counting with these world-famous fashion photographers and designers including Bruce Weber, Mario Testino, Patrick Demarchelier, Steven Meisel, Peter Lindbergh, Mert and Marcus, Steven Klein, and Ellen Von Unwerth.
Not only that, she’s walked down the ramp for top designers and high-end brands like Marc Jacobs, Jean Gaultier Chanel, Dolce &Gabbana, Versace, YSL, Alexander McQueen, Dior, and Gucci. Notably, she even walked the runway of Marc Jacobs’ fashion show while she was pregnant.
Similarly, the 40 years old model Karen also appeared in various international campaigns for dozens of designers like Yves Saint Laurent, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Louis Vuitton, Versace, Christian Dior, Burberry, and Chanel.
Moreover, she’s graced the covers of various magazines including Vogue, W, Dazed & Confused, Numero, British Harper’s Bazaar, Marie Claire, Elle, Lula, Foam Magazine, and Nylon.
She also became the face of YSL opium perfume. We’ve also learned that on May 9, 2011, Karen designed her own line of bags, shoes, and jewelry for the fashion brand Nine West which was made available in the fall of 2011.
In the 2012 Summer Olympics, Elson appeared amongst the 8th chosen British Models.
Be that as it may, after modeling she’s also done short films & music videos.
To note some of them, she appeared in fashion films like War Opera by Darren Lew and Steven Meisel, More Beautiful Women, 48 Girls by Craig McDean and Petit Fleur, Vodoo Daddy, Harlequin by Bruce Weber.
Not only that, her notable mentions in music video include “Blue Orchid” for The White Stripes.
Last but not least, the versatile and talented lady Karen has a striking vocal, for which she’s been applauded many times. Yes, she’s also a performer and the founding member of The Citizens Band. Meanwhile, she completed her debut album, “The Ghost Who Walks” in 2010.
Karen Elson Net Worth: Salary, Income, and Career Earnings
Karen Elson has amassed quite a considerable amount of fortune throughout her professional career that includes her modeling, singing, and acting.
Even at this age, she seems to be inclining with this level of hard work and dedication.
As of now, Karen Elson net worth is $35 million, yet the detail information about her salary is not revealed yet.
Is Karen Elson Dating after her Divorce with Ex-Husband?
Karen relished a two-year-long relationship with ex-boyfriend Raphael de Rothschild. Their relationship reached a tragic ending, as her partner Raphael died in 2010. Yes, Raphael died of a heroin overdose in Chelsea, Manhattan back in 2010.
Prior to that, she married Jack White of The White Stripes on June 1, 2005. Jack’s ex-wife Meg White who is also the band’s drummer, was the maid of honor. Eventually, the duo became the proud parents of two children.
Unfortunately, their relationship couldn’t go any further, and the once happily-married couple divorced on November 26, 2013. An interesting fact we’ve learned is that, even though Karen Elson divorced her ex-husband, the two are still friends with each other.
She’s currently with another guy whose name is still in the dark, but we’ve known that she gave birth to another baby.
Karen Elson is active on her social media profiles. You can connect her on:
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Instagram – 163k Followers
Twitter – 43.8k Followers