Sometimes, it's all in the timing. Or simply a matter of who you know. And other times, it's an inevitable course of events.
In Kaia Gerber's case, it seems to have been a golden combination of all three -- and then some.
The 10-year-old beauty -- who happens to be the daughter of supermodel Cindy Crawford -- has been selected to be the fresh new modeling face of the Young Versace fashion line, which will be sold in the U.S. and at the Young Versace boutique in Milan, according to reports.
Kaia, who posed for a photo shoot in a stylish jacket and skirt outfit from the famed designer, got off to an earlier start in the modeling biz than mom
Cindy Crawford was discovered at age 16 by a newspaper photographer who shot some pics of her working at a summer job in Illinois. The Elite modeling agency signed her on at age 17 and she graced hundreds of magazines during her highly successful career.
Of her daughter's modeling career, Crawford told reporters that she's thrilled that Kaia was chosen to be part of the first Young Versace Campaign, especially having herself worked for the fashion house.
The Young Versace line caters to fashions for children up to age 12.
The label's creative director, Donatella Versace, told reporters that Kaia has inherited all of her mother's modelling magic, adding that the "camera really really loves her."