Singer & Model Karen Elson Reveals Family With Children & Rockstar In Explicit Interview
One of the top fashion models, Karen Elson has been carving her name on the success chart both, as the model and aspiring singer. Bringing the success home, she certainly holds the bright career, which she enjoys with her two children from her previous marriage.
She first started dating her musician ex-husband 13 years ago and welcomed two children when she was married. Now, the English singer-songwriter co-parents the two children with her ex-husband, without any hard feelings for him.
Family Life With Musician Husband; Lucky To Co-Parent With Ex-Husband
The Neiman Marcus model, Karen Elson used to be a married woman once. She had tied the nuptial knot with White Stripes' musician Jack White, who enjoys the net worth of $45 million.
Karen first met Jack in 2005, when she was cast in the music video for the White Stripes' song "Blue Orchid." At the time, she was soaring high in her modeling career alongside aspiring on her music career. The pair shared the immediate chemistry and everything happened just rapidly. The duo was dating and soon, in the June of the same year, the pair was the married couple.
Karen and Jack got married on the Amazon in Brazil in June 2005 holding an intimate wedding ceremony, officiated by a Shaman priest. The wedding was made special in every way by exchanging the marriage vows in a canoe at the spot where the three rivers the Rio Negro, the Solimones and the Amazon meet.
The whole wedding ceremony was the secret gathering of their close friend and family along with the Stripes drummer, Meg White as maid of honor and the Stripes manager as the best man. A blessing followed the ceremony at a local Catholic cathedral.
Karen Elson and Jack White photographed together for the first time in publication for June 2010 Vogue Us edition. (Photo: fashiongonerogue.com)
After their marriage, the couple moved to Nashville and was looking forward to having a family together. And a year later, that happened after Karen got pregnant with their first child and eventually giving birth to their baby daughter, Scarlett in 2006.
They were much glad and all prepared for parenthood. The pair was determined to raise their first-born, and only a year later they were set to welcome a new member into their family.
In 2007, the duo welcomed their second child Henry into their family of three making it a family of four. They had a perfect family of four however as the time passed Karen and Jack's relationship started getting sour.
It got so worse that they decided to part ways, and after being married for almost eight years, the pair divorced in 2013. After their divorce, Karen and Jack were battling for parenting rights. While on the process Karen filed for a restraining order against her ex-husband Jack citing ‘fearing for her and the children’s safety’ which came as a result of the rockstar's alleged harassment via text and emails.
Well, as the time passed the pair came over their differences, and Karen even called him "an incredible father." Moreover, she even praised Jack in an interview stating how lucky she is to have Jack as a co-parent. Karen stated,
"As ex-husbands go, I’m really lucky in that sense. As the kids get older, I realise how fortunate I am to have him as a co-parent. I really give massive props to Jack in that sense."
Well, they sure seem like they came to terms with their differences.
What's Her 2018 Like?
After her divorce and all the court dramas, Karen is currently co-parenting alongside Jack. She has been part of her kids' life being a mother and taking vacations with them. She is off to travel to the places where she has not yet been with her two children by her side.
She recently visited the Bora Bora island along with her kids and spent some quality time with them.
Not has she been excelling as a parent but also is continuing her career as a model. As of now, she has been featured as an IMG model for 2018.