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10 Famous Pipe Smokers: Hollywood

10 Famous Pipe Smokers: Hollywood

Posted by Renia Carsillo on 17th Dec 2014

Nothing says 'Old Hollywood' like an actor and his smoking pipe. In the second of our continuing series on famous pipe smokers we catalog ten of our favorite pipe smoking actors. If you missed the … read more
Pipe Collector Spotlight: Larry Rubin

Pipe Collector Spotlight: Larry Rubin

Posted by Renia Carsillo on 4th Dec 2014

Our December Tobacco Pipe Collector Spotlight takes us all the way from the beaches of South Florida to the rich soil of Washington State. Larry Rubin, a smoker and collector for more than fifty years … read more
10 Famous pipe smokers: Authors

10 Famous pipe smokers: Authors

Posted by Renia Carsillo on 29th Nov 2014

The picturesque idea of author and pipe, picking away at a typewriter, brought many of us to our favorite hobby. In the first of our continuing series on famous pipe smokers we catalog ten of our favo … read more
Gifts for pipe smokers #4: Under $25

Gifts for pipe smokers #4: Under $25

Posted by Renia Carsillo on 25th Nov 2014

The fourth in our series on Gift Ideas for Pipe Smokers brings us to my favorite type of holiday gift--the stocking stuffer. For help with more substantial gifts, visit one of the first three pos … read more
Pipe Collector Spotlight: Chris Hopkins

Pipe Collector Spotlight: Chris Hopkins

Posted by Renia Carsillo on 19th Nov 2014

Chris Hopkins, a seminary student and part-time tobacconist, shares with me about taking up an old-school habit, being humble about your knowledge and debunking pipe culture myths. The fourth in our … read more