Karen Elson (born 14 January 1979 in Bolton, England) is a model and aspiring singer now living in New York.
Her trademarks are her red hair and her shaved eyebrows, which she was persuaded to do by top photographer, Steven Meisel. In 2005, Elson won a British Fashion Award for Best Model.
On June 1, 2005, she married Jack White (of the band The White Stripes) in Brazil. The wedding took place on a canoe in the Amazon River and was officiated by a shaman.
karen elson made it big when she appeared on the cover of Vogue.