Welcome to The Nitty Gritty!


The Nitty Gritty is a vibrant costume rental and vintage clothing store with two floors of unique vintage clothing and costume treasures for you to explore and enjoy.  We are very proud and honored to have been selling vintage clothing and costuming for men and women in the lovely city of Louisville, Kentucky, since April 2000.  Please come visit this eclectic destination that continues to keep Louisville Weird.

Our FIRST blog post

Trash to Treasure. Rags to Riches. Re-use, Renew, Re-cycle.  When we opened The Nitty Gritty Fifteen Years Ago, who would have thought we would still be here today, selling the best Vintage Clothing in the region, and now renting Costumes? Crazy, right?

Well, here we are.


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