I wanted a beautiful glossy finish, Well I have achieved it With 3 coats of this oil.
here's what you need:
1 x Old Tshirt cut up into decent sized rags (ends all folded into the centre so its a smoothish dome shape)
a pack of disposable gloves
1 x bottle White spirit (actually less than a quarter for me)
1 x cotton dishcloth
1 x Hoover/ Vacuum
I have done my floor in stages (first we pulled out all the white goods and did the whole of the 3 coats in 1 day) I started early in the morning in spring (mid/ late April so it's quite warm) cleaned and oiled. Within 4 hours it was fully dried, Mid day I coated the second time, went out for the… Read more
2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
I have a great regard for some old world etiquette and traditions, especially the simple beautiful old machinery that produces those little touches of luxury that make you smile. I love making things perfect, formal and individual. I like having little items of longevity and useful interest that mean nothing to others but add a little bit of personality to something that gives me endless amounts of pleasure.
Gone are the days when you can walk into a beautiful old fashioned library where the shelves are made from solid wood or a nostalgic bookstore that looks warm and inviting on a cold winters day. The closest we have to that in the many cities of Great Britain is Waterstones… Read more
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
This DVD is a charming festive 55min dvd with delia showing several recipes from her Merry Christmas book. It is not in depth so I would recommend you buy the book for accuracy if you plan to buy the dvd to make the recipes from it.
This is the program that was shown on Food network UK in December 2012 and again Sept 2013.
I vaguely remember the original bbc version of this, I do remember the bbc radio station playing in the background, and I seem to remember the series of episode lasting longer than this one, though I could be wrong.
all in all I do love stepping into Delias home, into her traditional cottage kitchen and gaining inspiration in watching her cook… Read more