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Lunch with ILONA on the terrace

 

Ilona had a “shoot” today at ABC studios…………..for a part in a possible PILOT for a new series.

So……….we celebrated with a lunch on the terrace.

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CLICK ON…………..for her “close up”.

It was a delightful afternoon……….and Ilona makes it special.  

“ADVANCED STYLE” Older and Wiser • book signing with ILONA

ILONA was again the star of the show………….a book signing at the Strand Book Store.

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The “goddess” of advanced style is in the new book.

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Ari Seth Cohen is a photographer……writer and blogger.  He appeared at the STRAND BOOK STORE last night to publicize his latest fashion book……. ADVANCED STYLE • Older and Wiser

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About 200 people showed up to have Ilona autograph the new book.

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Two talented artists….Tom Casesa [who took theses photographs and has kindly let me publish them in my blog]….and Alain.

View Alain’s demo reel for a movie he directed called “Daniel”

http://www.imdb.com/name/nm3714924/?ref_=ext_shr_eml_vi#lb-vi4107247897 

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ALAIN FURCAJG………born in Paris but now living in New York City. writer…..film director….music videos.

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Who are these two fascinating men…………

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ILONA was the hit of the evening……….and signed about 100 books.

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Ilona gave a short, spirited and warm talk and then led the crowd in singing “Que Sa ra Sa ra”………

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Stylish in her little black dress……….and  Vasil Basil in his little black jacket.

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The gentleman in the white suit is Gregory………..man about town……and always stylish. He usually carries a cane with a white rabbit for the pommel

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The Michelin Woman….is it Valerie???  Mad about her bow.

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Vasil Basil.…..Russian…..and often seen in the galleries……..lets his “hair down”……..what a great look he has.

ILONA joined the panel of FEMININE WEAPON

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The panel of women was impressive.  Among them were ALEX JAMIESON, AUBREY LEVITT, CATHERINE FRELS, EMILY FLETCHER, JESSICA KING, MIA MORGAN and GEORGINA BILLINGTON.

Michele Lanfrank:Michele is a Visionaire, Connector and Liaison to some of the biggest and best brands, charities and successful individuals worldwide. She was featured in Entrepreneur Magazine and the NYTimes as an upcoming young millionaire for her execution of a luxury glossy over sized lifestyle magazine and a business model that connects for-profits with non-profits. Currently she is using her life to help and serve others in anyway that she can.

– See more at: http://www.feminineweapon.com/feminine-weapon-day-is-january-30th/3929#sthash.X6qATqTX.dpuf

THANKS to my friend TOM CASESA for letting me use his photos.

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ILONA was part of the “Ninety Something” ladies……..withLucille Singleton and Roslyn Hart.

 

ILONA finished up ……singing “Que Sera Sera”.