Musician Jack White and Karen Elson attend the Royal World Premiere of 'Quantum of Solace' held at the Odeon Leicester Square on October 29, 2008 in London, England. (Getty Images)more pics »Whe It really seemed like Jack White and Karen Elson had achieved the near-impossible: A truly amicable split in the public eye. They celebrated their 2011 divorce with a blowout party in Nashville, and Karen even sang backup on White's solo debut, Blunderbuss. But just last month, Elson filed a...Read Full Story
In June 2005, musician Jack White and flame-haired model Karen Elson were wed aboard a canoe in the Amazon after she appeared in the White Stripes' video for "Black Orchid." Now, six years and two children later, the couple is throwing a party to celebrate their anniversary...and their divorce.A leaked invitation for the event, scheduled to take place Friday evening in Nashville, reads, "Please help us celebrate together this anniversary of the making and breaking of the sacred union of...Read Full Story
Getty Images. Supermodel Karen Elson is finding critical acclaim for her just-released debut album, The Ghost Who Walks, but the flame-haired Brit has no plans to give up the lucrative modeling career that brought her fame.In an interview with The Scotsman, Elson said, "Would I stop modeling? I think that would be really pretentious - 'I'm sorry, I'm now a musician. Other than viewing them as the golden handcuffs, I might as well just appreciate it. I only hope I can improve the idea of...Read Full Story
Left: Angelina Jolie. Right: Karen Elson. Composite image by Bauer Griffin and Getty.As previously reported, British model Karen Elson has replaced actress Angelina Jolie as the face of high-end knitwear label St. John. The company's CEO noted that Jolie's starpower had overshadowed the brand, and hailed Elson's arrival as indicative of St. John's evolving modernity.Elson, 30, is perhaps best known outside fashion circles as the wife of rocker Jack White. The pair were married after a month...Read Full Story
Left: Angelina Jolie. Right: Karen Elson. Composite image by Bauer Griffin and Getty. Farewell, Angelina: St. John has chosen a new spokesmodel.After four years as the face of relatively conservative fashion label St. John Knits, Angelina Jolie has been replaced by the flame-haired supermodel Karen Elson. St. John CEO Glenn McMahon told WWD, "We wanted to make a clean break from actresses and steer away from blondes and cleanse the palette." He also noted that Jolie's stardom had...Read Full Story
Karen Elson (born January 14, 1979) is a British model and singer. She is married to musician Jack White, with whom she has two children. In 2010, she became the new face of St. John Knitwear, replacing Angelina Jolie.