Aldi shoppers rave about £2.99 range which is ‘identical’ to Yankee Candles: ‘This has made my day’

Aldi shoppers rave about £2.99 range which is ‘identical’ to Yankee Candles: ‘This has made my day’


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Popular supermarket Aldi is known for its savvy bargains on every day items, and recently fans of the store have picked up on a very worthwhile deal.

Shoppers at the store have claimed that the Aldi brand candles sold in-store are actually super similar to products made by Yankee Candle.

The difference? Aldi’s offerings cost just a fraction of the price at a very purse-friendly £2.99.

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The candles by Aldi are named Scentcerity, and shoppers claim that they smell just like the ones created by Yankee Candle.

Yankee Candles’ smaller offerings sell for around £8.99, while the bigger pots will set you back £23.99 in the Christmas collection.

So, if you’re stopping by Aldi it might be worth keeping an eye out for one of their candles.

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The dupe candle was brought to our attention when one savvy shopper took to Twitter to share a snap of her bargain buy.

The woman in question had purchased an Aldi candle in fragrance Summer Sands, and she penned: “To all my yankee Candle friends…. this is identical to the Yankee Candles Pink Sands but at a fraction of the price of £2.99 in Aldi.

“Its lovely. Thanks @AldiUK smashing it again!”

Another said the Summer Sands candle is “identical” to Yankee Candles’ Pink Sands, and the Coconut Noir by Aldi has been compared to Yankee Candles’ Black Coconut.

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Raving about the candle, one shopper penned: “Anyone else OBSESSED with these pink sands Yankee Candle ….£2.99 aldi!!!! Genuinely the EXACT same!!!!!!! You’re welcome.”

And another shared their excitement by writing: “Best Budget Find!!! Aldi’s version of my favourite Yankee Candle (Black Coconut) It’s exactly the same. And only £2.99!!! This made my day!”

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A third wrote: “Guys if you're into candles and you love your home smelling lush I highly recommend this Coconut Noir candle from Aldi and it's only £2.99….divine….Yankee Candle who??”

What’s more, if you love the candles you can get them in three packs, which are sold for just £8.97.

Aldi have a wide range of scented candles and reed diffusers on offer.

The supermarket sells diffusers in two warming fragrances, including pomegranate and lime, basil and mandarin.

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