To much surprise, the Diptyque sample sale started this morning. Early shoppers report that there were no lines and most items are discounted 50% off. Large candles and room sprays are $35 and smaller sizes are $20. Perfumes and beauty items are most plentiful. Shower gels, for example, are $22 from $44.
The sale is taking place at Century 21's sample sale space. Among the scents you can find Myrrh, Cyprès, Galliano, Thé, Feu de Bois, Pin Sylvestre, Ambre, Patchouli, Santali and Oranger.
Those who hold out for the last day of the sale might be rewarded with a 2-for-$30 markdown. The you can only imagine that the snow will assure that the crowds are thin tomorrow.
Monday March 13 through Friday, March 17
Mon to Wed 8am-9pm, Thurs. & Fri. 8am-6pm
21 Dey Street (btwn Church & Broadway)
Entrance doors close an hour before store closing