In 2008, she entered a modeling contest organized by the Ford model management company. Though she came in second, Spears — who still had braces on her teeth at the time — was so striking that the agency signed her as a client.
Transforming from model to princess may sound like a fairy tale, but Kendra Spears made it happen. The American model and face of Escada married Prince Rahim Aga Khan, the eldest son of the Imam of Shia Ismaili Muslims.
Goodbye, Kendra Spears. Hello, Princess Salwa Aga Khan.The 25-year-old American model married Prince Rahim Aga Khan, son of the spiritual leader of the world’s Shia Ismaili Muslim denomination, in Geneva, Switzerland over the weekend.