October 25, 2021

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New business enterprise gives in addition-dimensions clothing possibilities in downtown Augusta

Diana Mejia was shocked to see the response her new moreover-dimensions outfits retailer has gotten considering that opening two weeks in the past. 

“This is for every person who is plus-dimension, who requires outfits but does not know how to go buying, who are intimidated to go to greater chain shops,” she claimed. “They essential an economical moreover-dimension keep in the community, someplace where they could sense comfy with price ranges and come to feel comfy with the design and style of clothing.” 

Mejia opened Graciously Distinctive Boutique LLC at 218 8 St. on June 5 and more than 3,500 people have appreciated her Facebook web page. A article Mejia made on the Link Augusta Facebook Group has far more than 3,000 likes, 500 feedback and 1,000 shares.  

“I was stunned when I put the post on Connect Augusta. I didn’t even think I was likely to get 20 likes,” she reported. “When I originally designed my company webpage on Fb, I did not imagine it was going to go viral. I just required it to be one of the most important sources of interaction.”  

She received messages from shoppers thanking her for opening a moreover-sizing clothing retail store. She commenced to purchase more clothing to have for her new clientele. 

Inside Graciously Unique Boutique, customers will be able to find dresses, pants, shirts and other clothing items suited for the plus-size community.

Candace Gonger saw a Fb article about the new keep and decided to stop by and acquire a several matters. She feels a retailer like this was needed in Augusta.

“A great deal of shops cater to smaller dimensions but it’s refreshing to have a retail store exactly where I can store in my measurement and experience at ease and be somewhere where I can really go and engage with other people today,” Gonger claimed.