White and Elson have two children together, Scarlett and Henry Lee.
She began working as a model as a teenager and was discovered at age 16 by Debra Burns, the owner of Boss Model Management in Manchester.
I just did a music video for ‘Call Your Name’ and borrowed a bunch of stuff.”Tavin Boutique“Every time I go to L.
The two sparked romance rumors after they were spotted taking a morning stroll in New York City on Monday.
Whether onstage, where she favors vintage slip dresses or vintage-inspired frocks from The Vampire’s Wife, a line by Nick Cave’s wife Susie Cave, or during downtime (today she is wearing a pleated dusty rose crepe-silk vintage skirt paired with a black vintage camisole), Elson is still most at home in garments that are from or evoke earlier eras.
“There’s mystery in it -- you don’t know where it is from, you don’t know what story it has had -- and there’s a charm to it.
She has appeared in international campaigns for dozens of designers including Yves Saint Laurent, Jean Paul Gaultier, Louis Vuitton, Versace, Christian Dior, Burberry and Chanel.: the vintage edition,” quips singer-songwriter and top fashion model Karen Elson, surveying the racks upon racks of slinky silk and velvet dresses and exquisite sheer garments dating from the 1920s to 1950s, all of which she keeps in her colorful Nashville home.Back in the music spotlight after a seven-year hiatus, the British-born, flame-haired Elson, 38, just released her soulful sophomore album, Before Elson linked up with White (they were married for seven years, divorcing in 2013), she was performing as a founding member of the downtown New York cabaret collective The Citizens Band.Legendary downtown New York designer Anna Sui would see Elson rummaging for pieces when she lived in Manhattan before moving to Nashville with White, and taught her the ins and outs of scavenging.“She helped me figure out what good vintage was and where to shop.