Mess

There is no getting around it, some old furniture stinks to high heaven. Seeping it’s sorry old musty memories into anything you care to store in it. I mean who knows where it has been??

To quickly eradicate  bad smells in old  wooden furniture, scrunch up enough newspaper  to fill each drawer or cupboard space and leave the doors ajar for two days. The  paper and ink will  absorb damp and bad smells and when followed with a swipe of scented oil,  lined with pretty paper,  and scattered with dried lemon peel, will smell as good as new. In the most deliciously old fashioned way of course…