Catching Up With Ilona Royce Smithkin

It’s been a busy few weeks for my friend 91 year old Ilona Royce Smithkin. From fashion week events to meetings with international press, Ilona is becoming quite a star. Here are some photos from some of her recent adventures.

  • Turquoise with red is such a fantastic color combo! She's so cool! 🙂

  • ah my favorite nyc lady (besides Nicolette Mason ;))!

  • I love your glasses and of course his style.
    Greetings to friends of ADVANCED – STYLE –

  • Anonymous

    Ilona is too cool!

  • she seems to be always smiling !
    important !!

  • She's just so adorably cuteeeee!

  • Absolutely gorgeous and very inspiring!!!

  • such a cool lady!

  • in love of your blog…

  • she's a classy classic! and a "character" and I love her style!

  • Se nota grandiosa!

  • I like her smile!
    She is stunning… <3

  • Such an awesome lady! Oh I wish I could get my hands on those glitter eyeglasses.

    Love Iben

  • great sunglasses ! xx

  • I love Ilona she just has absolutely the BEST attitude! I had my 13 year old niece watch her videos to get some style tips from Ilona.

  • Gosh, how I adore this woman!!!

  • I hope I'm that awesome when I'm older.

  • when i grow up, i want to be Ilona . . .

  • Fantastic!

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    epic granny is epic!

  • This girls are inspiring.

  • Al

    She is so adorable! As a red head myself, I relate to her unique sense of style and joie de vivre! -Allison

  • That I could someday have that much style…

    I cannot get enough of her!!

    Peter @ low–

  • Ilona has an almost scarey amount of energy and style. Courageous color combo. Makes me feel like a wall flower.

  • llona is my imaginary mother! I love her dearly!!!

  • Anonymous

    You just know by looking at her sense of style that she has alot of personality and is a joy to be with. It is hard to believe that she is 91, she does not look a day over 70. I hope the Lord blesses me with as many years and I that I continue to style until the very end.
    Cathy G