Augusta Social Media Influencer Shows Georgians How to Shop Sustainably

Staff Report

Friday, January 14th, 2022

Augusta-based influencer and thrifting expert Iesha Gilchrist is launched a new effort to show Georgians how they can shop sustainably in the new year. Gilchrist, who runs the popular Instagram account Thrift N’ Tell, shares her tips and tricks for treating yourself and loved ones to everything from trendy home decor to unique fashion finds, all while making a conscious effort to shop sustainably.  

“The new year brings new resolutions, and this year, more and more people are renewing their commitment to living sustainable lifestyles, and shopping sustainable products is a very effective way to do that,” she says. 

With more than 500K followers on Instagram (@ieshathegr8 and @thriftntell) and 160K on Facebook, Gilchrist specializes in personal styling & helping bring awareness to sustainability and reducing your carbon footprint. Whether it’s a custom piece of art, Afro-centric decor or a vintage tee, she is your expert on shopping for less. 

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Through the power of social media, Iesha is able to reach people across the nation with her style tips and thrifting hacks.  She shows her followers how to thrift one-of-a-kind items and how to thrift online using tools like Facebook Marketplace. Her styling tips showcase unique thrifted pieces, style hacks, and different ways to wear the same item.