Category Archives: Pipes

Anything to do with pipes

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Vauen Fuji

New for 2015 the Fuji takes its name from the famous, snow-capped Japanese mountain. With an unusual sandblasted and white stained finish it’s a real standout pipe and as you’d…

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Carey’s Magic Inch – Let’s Take A Closer Look

Different people have different opinions on the different systems available in the pipe smoking world. Balsa, charcoal, 6mm, 9mm, philtpads… the list goes on. Carey’s Magic Inch was patented in…

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Big Ben Christopher Antique

With a brindle stain to really accentuate the grain this is another beautiful smoking pipe from the Royal Dutch Pipe Company.

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Big Ben Saturn

Big Ben are another of my favourite Guest Brands and when they get it right, they really get it right. This Big Ben Saturn is a great looking pipe combining…

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Bikes, and Pipes!

The Distinguished Gentleman’s Ride is something I’ve intended to do each year it’s been staged, and each year I manage to miss it.  I even made it to London this…

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Black Coral Meerschaum – Cat 118 Cover Star!

Time for a short video… It’s quite unusual to see ‘short smoke’ meerschaums and even more unusual to see them in a Black Coral finish, so we thought we’d produce…

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A Tribute to Pipes, Pipe Smoking and Pipe Smokers

Pipes, Pipe Smoking and Pipe Smokers Not exactly overflowing with plot twists or character development, but this 10 minute video of stills dedicated to the art of pipe smoking has…

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Nording Freehand Straight Grained Aerosphere

This Nording pipe is simply beautiful to behold.  The straight graining is the most striking I’ve ever seen – hopefully that comes out on the video.  Its unusual too, with…

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Late 1800′s Pre-trans Barling Pipe

Another of our museum pieces, this unsmoked, boxed, pre-transition Barling from the late 1800s is a most unusual example from this famous pipemaker.  More renowned for their straight, standard sized pipes…

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The Tobacconist

Like the sensory memories of many a boy, mine started at the heels of my father.  No dubbin-soaked football, nor linseed-oiled cricket bat for me. My father was an artist, so…

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