Tag Archives: pipe smoking

William Faulkner

Pipe Smoking and the Creative Arts

Recently I was looking through some files of vintage images, keeping an eye out for pipe smokers, when it became clear that almost every pipe smoker image I came across…

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Carey’s Pipe & Tobacco Shop Summer 2016 Catalogue 125

Welcome to Edition 125 of Carey’s Pipe and Tobacco Shop Catalogue. Our 32 pages are again packed with your favourite Carey pipes including the ever popular Carey Milano Magic Inch…

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A Sad Farewell To Some Old Friends. But Fear Not…

Those of you receiving our quarterly catalogue will know by now the sad news that the EU has been meddling once again, and like with all these things there is…

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Is it possible to mix exactly the same blend of pipe tobacco, time after time, so as to obtain an unvarying flavour and aroma for many years?

An interesting question from a pipe guide book from the 60s when blending one’s own pipe tobacco was not uncommon: Is it possible to mix exactly the same blend of…

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How moist should pipe tobacco be? Can excessive moisture harm the tobacco?

A simple test can tell you whether your pipe tobacco has the proper moisture content. Grasp a handful of pipe tobacco and press it together for a few seconds, in your fist.

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Beginner’s Guide to Vaping – What is an E-pipe?

Electronic pipes… what are they, and what are they like to ‘smoke’? I suppose the first thing to say is that they aren’t like normal tobacco pipes.  It sounds obvious…

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Another Carey Magic Inch is Reborn

Click here to read about Steve at Reborn Pipes rescuing another unloved 1970s era Carey Magic Inch!

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North Pole Expedition

Hopefully many of you will remember a customer of ours, Mark Langridge, who has completed 2 expeditions in Antarctica over the last 7 years, ably assisted by his trusty Carey Sheer…

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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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Carey Magic Inch Treviso

Carey Magic Inch Treviso – See It Here!

We receive a lot of feedback from customers saying that our short YouTube clips are the next best thing to actually being able to view a pipe in a B&M…

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