Pipe Smoking Lifestyle

Rain Falls

Michael Brennan Smith Bowl coating is probably the pipe world’s biggest controversy. Pipe makers assert that the prudent course to prevent burnout is coating the bowls of their pipes even though very few, coated or uncoated, burnout. Carvers want to afford their pipes every protection, feeling, like Bob Dylan in his song, "A Hard Rain’s …
Pipe Smoking Lifestyle

Wet Shaving, Pipes, and Gentlemanly Pursuits

James Foster In the past year, PipesMagazine.com has broadened it’s horizons by reaching out past just pipes and tobaccos to include other topic areas of interest for the pipe smoker lifestyle. We have Steve Morrisette’s column, the Gentleman Smoker, and Ethan Brandt’s column, The Speakeasy for example. While participating in our little pipe smoking and …