Monday, September 30, 2013

"A FLIRTY THIRTY WEEKEND!!!" The Birthday Weekend of Lorean C. Mays Former Miss Black Tennessee, Model, Heart Disease Advocate, Motivational Speaker and Big Sister! A BIRTHDAY WEEKEND DEDICATED TO GIVING BACK TO THE COMMUNITY...

Lorean C. Mays, Former Miss Black Tennessee, celebrated her Birthday in a Very special way this year, a way that many are not known to dedicate they're special weekend to! She decided to Give Back to Her Community, all at the same time, spending 30 years on this Earth with the people who matter MOST, Her friends and family!!!



It was a wonderful weekend!!! And we have memories to show from this extravagant Birthday Event! And of course we did what we do best! Capture BEAUTIFUL FASHION! 

Check it out!!!

The order of events include: 


Saturday, September 28, 2013 at 2pm:  Sister Chat Panel with very Prominate Women in the Black Communities! 



The Ladies of The Panel and The Host: 
Ms.Lorean Mays.

From left to right: 

Ms.Deanna K. Burrell Chicago based Author of the Book Single Girl Summer 

Ms. Sabrina Hagood Former Military Woman, Officer of the Law

In the Middle: Ms.Lorean Mays, Former Miss Black Tennessee, Model, Heart Disease Advocate, Big Sister 

Mrs. Deneitra Hall The Fairy Glam Mother

Ms. Natalie Newell Former Miss Black Tennessee, Student, and Motivational Speaker 


Mrs.Prince Torrence Hair Stylist pictured below second from the left.



This panel was held at the Chattanooga Downtown Public Library Auditorium.


The Panel was composed of Women who were Former Miss Black Tennessee Queens, Models, Bloggers, Beauticians, Military Women, Police Officers, Authors, and Mothers!


Each woman shared their stories of experiences with Bullying, The Non Relaxed/Natural vs Relaxed Hair Battle, Ways On How To Be Yourself, How To Present Yourself as a Lady, What Makes A Woman Beautiful, and the List of Topics could go on...





This was definitely a must be at Event! 






More Sister Chat Panels to Come!!!

Check out More Photos from this Wonderful Weekend of Events! 

Birthday Cocktail Hour:




















Volunteer Service at The Community Kitchen:




Sunday Brunch: 
Definitely loving the Sunday Brunch Fashion! #SundaysBest 














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Much Love from the Fashion Blogger! 
❤️MarquitaEdwina


Friday, September 27, 2013

Not Sure If You've Heard... But Solange Knowles Has A New Song, Video,and Independent Record Label! Get the Details Only On Edwina LaShanFashion Blog!

She's Baaaack!!!


Our love, the Princess of Natural Hair, or shall we say the Face of Natural Hair, is back with new Fashion, a New a Song, a New Video and a New Independent Record Label!



Solange Knowles just released her new Music Video, for her new song "Lovers In The Parking Lot!" on her self own record label, "Saint Records". The video and song are both produced by Solange! Presented by The Creators Project. 


The song includes beat samples from Hip Hops own Mannie Fresh! 


The video includes beautiful new vintage 80s inspired fashions that the Fashion Singer turned Model showcases herself! She makes sure to show off her neon yellow Puma kicks with glow in the dark laces! Paired with print tights! She rocks a series if 80 vintage pieces such as  vibrant bright colors, Prints, 80s Metallic and her signature big Diana Ross inspired hair! She even moves like Diana with a little 80s "Flash" twist! The game room scene also kind of takes you back to the "The Last Dragon" with a little inspiration from Vanity as Laura Charles .


The video is filmed in Solange's hometown, Houston, Texas, in the very Mall that Mannie Fresh and Bun B used to work in before their careers boomed off! 


She includes appearances from the Hip Hop Legends and she also dances alongside them! And trust me!!! They are "Getting it!!!"








Check out the video below!!! Hope you enjoy as much as we did!!! 





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Check out Edwina LaShan Fav Looks from this Past Weeks Emmy Awards!




ABC Scandal Actress Kerry Washington has done it again in a Marchesa Spring 2014 gown! It's amazing how this goes from Fierce and diva status as Olivia Pope and then you see her as Kerry and she's the complete opposite! She's vintage, not as much in your face, but more natural and suttle. This lace gown is breathtaking and southern! 


Actress Claire Danes in Armani Prive. This lace vintage gown is beautiful for a vintage styled wedding ceremony! It is to die for! Mouth opening gorgeous! 


Former 106 and Park Host Rocsi Diaz in a couture Micheal Costello gown! This designer is popping up everywhere and he is giving the people exactly what they want and hat is to turn heads! Rocsi looks stunning! 


Sofia Vergara from hit show "Modern Family" in a Beautiful Red Vintage Gown. 




Anna Gunn in a Stunning and Chic Romana Keveza. This gown is amazingly sexy! It definitely gives life! 


Carla Gugino is giving red bombshell in this sizzling red gown number! We love everything about the chest cutout! Very grown and sexy! This gown is very fitting to her curves falling perfectly to fit her body shape. 


"Pretty in Pink!!!" Ariel Winter's name fits perfectly in this Pink Ice inspired gown! Whoever designed this had to have had a Disney Princess in mind! 


Loving Melissa Rauch in this beautiful royal purple gown! The splash of color in her baby blue coral earrings are beautiful and different! 

Thanks for Tuning into Our Emmy Fav Looks! Thanks again for all the support! 
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