Category Archives: General

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More WGM Discounts!

Hot on the heels of the departure of our beautiful WGM XL pipe to a new and deserving home, here comes another deal.  This time we are offering the beautiful…

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Black PipeDay Deals are Back!

We don’t do Black Friday, we do Black PipeDay! For 20% OFF a selection of black pipes, for a limited time only, click here. Happy Puffing!

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Comparing Tobaccos

In the past we’ve written about the relative merits of our tobaccos versus more expensive branded equivalents, with one of the key points we are at pains to make being…

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Carey’s Pipe & Tobacco Shop Winter 2015 Catalogue 123

Dear Customer – welcome to our latest catalogue, the bumper Winter Edition ready for you to download, peruse here online, or print out if you prefer. If you’ve bought from…

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WGM XL Now 20% OFF – Find Out More Here

  Many of you will know that we are big fans of WGM Meerschaum pipes.  Why?  Because quite simply they are some of the most beautifully carved pieces of meerschaum…

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Small tobacco’s entrepreneurs refuse to be snuffed out…

Recently I was asked to comment for an article being written for Management Today magazine about the state of the smaller tobacco players in today’s legislation heavy marketplace.  So here…

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Sunshine, Cigars, Cocktails & Nibbles on the Ziggurat Terrace!

Crossing fingers definitely works! With 1st October seemingly the only date we could bring all the elements together this was the day we’d placed all of our faith in… and…

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The Tao Of A Corn Cob Pipe

Here is a sweetly melancholic article I recently read in the New York Times… hope you enjoy it!   BUSHKILL, Pa. — EVEN now, when I conjure him and he…

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An Evening of Finery: Cigars, Cocktails & Company

We’ve been thinking about doing it for some time now but it’s always been relegated to the back burner.  You know that feeling..? But at last we’ve decided to stage…

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Nicotine’s Cognitive Benefits – Six Ways to Ingest It

As regular readers of our blog will know we like to find articles that relate to our pipe and cigar smoking pastime, whether they are challenging, informative, educational or just…

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