Category archives: Fragrance

Tocca / Stila / Velvet Sample Sale

Since we got a number of queries in comments about the Tocca Beauty and Stila Cosmetics sample sale, we decided to do a quick update. The sale has been extended through this Sunday, July 9th. In addition, merchandise from contemporary label, Velvet, has been added to the space at 260 Fifth Avenue. Let's start with the offerings for Tocca... For me, the highlight[...]

Tocca Beauty/Stila Cosmetics Sample Sale

For another season, Tocca and Stila team up to bring deals to New Yorkers. This is a sale for beauty fanatics. A fellow shopper (grazie mille, Eva!) and avid follower of this blog checked out the sale this morning and she sent us a slew of photos (including the price list). Our tipster got to the sale just before Noon when there was no line. She tells us that there[...]

Update Bobbi Brown Sample Sale; Restocked?

Since the Bobbi Brown sample sale has gotten a large response from our readers, we went back today. Plus, after hearing news that they had restocked, we wanted to see what was on offer. The selection has thinned out. As for restocking new products, they had several but not a lot of different types. To start, the tinted lip balm (raspberry), the face/body bronzer[...]

Bobbi Brown Sample Sale; Foundation, Makeup, Hair & More

For fans of beauty products or shoppers looking to update their makeup collection for the Spring, Bobbi Brown is hosting a sample sale at 260 Fifth Avenue this week. It opens to the public this morning. Pricing for most things are $15 or less. We went looking for lipstick but the selection was limited - only two colors on offer - the Creamy Matt lip color (Valencia[...]

Diptyque Sample Sale; Fragrances, Scented Candles and Body Care

Diptyque Paris, the French perfumer and maker of scented candles, body care and home fragrances, is offering deals at a sample sale at C21 Edition inside Century 21's downtown Manhattan location. The sale had much of what the brand offers, including personal and home fragrances, which were plentiful. Among the fragrances are the following: Eau Lente, Volutes, Eau d[...]

Bulgari Sample Sale Ends Today

Today is the last day of the Bulgari sample sale being held at Soiffer Haskin near Penn Station. Most shoppers this morning were looking at the fragrance tables which had the best deals here at under $40. As for selection, there were still a selection of perfume gift collection (including eau Parfumée Thé Blanc, Thé Rouge and Thé Vert). Not a lot of single boxes of[...]