The 17 Steps gift shop closing after nearly 40 years in business

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt December 27, 2015

A Decatur gift shop is closing its doors after 39 years in business.

The 17 Steps made a brief announcement on its Facebook page over the weekend.

“A Message to Our Customers: THANK YOU DECATUR FOR 39 years! The 17 Steps will be Closing its doors at the end of January 2016,” the post says.

Earlier this month, the company announced it was discontinuing its frequent shopper cards as of Dec. 31. The shop is located at 235 Ponce de Leon Place. No other details about the closing were immediately available.

The company is holding a closing sale starting on Jan. 4. All merchandise will be 50 percent off.

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