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Legacy costume shop Lucy in Disguise with Diamonds to close by the end of 2022

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Another long-standing South Congress legacy business is closing its doors.

Lucy in Disguise with Diamonds, 1504 S. Congress Ave., announced it will close its doors by the end of the year. The costume shop has been on the strip since 1984.

Time crunch: The store will cease costume rentals on Aug. 30, shifting to selling stock for the rest of its time open.

Manager Jerry Durham said owner Jenna Radtke will sell the building and there are a few reasons for the closure: Ongoing supply chain issues, poor parking on South Congress and increased online competition.

The news comes after next door shop Tesoros Trading Company closed earlier this year.


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