Elise Crombez (born July 24, 1982 in Mouscron, Belgium) is a Belgian fashion model. She grew up inKoksijdeand went to school there too. She was discovered in 1999 when she decided to enter a fashion contest (Miss Mannequin) with a friend of hers. The contest was held in the Belgian town of Roeselaere. She worked with Steven Meisel extensively throughout her career, landing on six covers of Italian Vogue and campaigns for Prada, Versace, and Valentino. Crombez also landed covers for W, British Vogue, and French Elle. She is signed with DNA Models in New York. She resides in New York City.