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Getting rid of 'new furniture' smell

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dustyspringfield Mon 21-Jul-14 14:36:15

I have a chest of draws - mixture of solid wood (the drawers) and veneer, but a couple of years on all our clothes still smell of that 'new furniture' smell - not just wood exactly, but I expect glue, varnish, whatever is inside the veneers. I aired it well before putting it together, but clearly to no effect. Just how long is it going to be smelly for??
Any ideas on what will get rid? I don't want to use anything chemical like fabreze.

toomuchcoffeetoomuchwine Tue 22-Jul-14 08:40:46

Lavender bags?

Freshana Mon 04-Aug-14 23:19:26

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