Topic: Working Models Over 30

Gallery: 13 Working Models Over 30 (Part II)

Gallery: 13 Working Models Over 30 (Part II)

Last November, we pointed out that it’s weird when teenagers become supermodels. We were subsequently inspired to put together a list of 13 working models over the age of 30, from Karen Elson to Kristen McMenamy. Back then, the criteria was they had to have walked in a show, fronted a campaign or starred in an editorial for a major glossy within the last year. At the time, we endeavored to “ignore the more obvious still-working over-30 ladies (Naomi Campbell, Gisele Bundchen, Kate Moss) and instead showcase lower-profile but no less amazing women.” That’s still the case. More »

Campaign Stars: Karen Elson For St. John

Campaign Stars: Karen Elson For St. John

Karen Elson landed the St John Fall 2010 campaign and will again star for Spring 2011; here she is goofing around (and looking glamorous) at the shoot. Her continued work for the luxury brand is probably the case for a number of reasons, perhaps because she’s a working model over 30 and company’s customer base is largely successful professional ladies, perhaps because she looks elegant and aspirational in the clothes, and perhaps because More »