Dressing The Cigar Smoker

Dressing The Cigar Smoker

When you're well-dressed, the food tastes better, the drinks feel stronger, and the cigar gives you notes you never knew it had before. Why, you ask? Because when you dress the part you feel better about yourself, and everything you do is enhanced by it. Here are some tips to get you started.
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March Gladness: The Three Habits of Highly Successful Bracket Pickers

March Gladness: The Three Habits of Highly Successful Bracket Pickers

Everyone loves a winner. And just about everyone can pick a winner, when one school is an odds-on favorite in the NCAA Tournament. But what about the other 67 squads, and the empty spots in your brackets? Cigar Advisor contributor Eric Angevine is back with a formula that's as easy as 1-2-3 to round out the rest of your field and go home a winner, too. The Madness of March - broken down for easy consumption. Just remember to cut us in when you win your office pool.
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Whatever Happened to the Smoking Jacket

Whatever Happened to the Smoking Jacket

As the title of this article asks: Whatever happened to the smoking jacket? According to CigarAdvisor.com contributor, Arthur Payson, it's fallen out of favor because "we live in a less formal world." The smoking jacket was basically designed to do one thing: protect the smoker from getting ash and odor on his clothes. Readers will learn the history and design of the jacket, while the author also proposes starting "a revolution to bring back this by-gone tradition."
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National Cigar Day

National Cigar Day

National Cigar Day is celebrated by cigar smokers around the world in various ways including Cigar Box Jenga in Times Square in New York City, cigar rolling flash mobs in Brussels, Belgium, and even an outer space herf on the International Space Station. Tommy writes in New York City "Midtown Manhattan will be a cigar smokers playground as throngs of puro-pounding New Yorkers defy former Mayor Bloomberg's fascist inspired no-smoking law. Thousands of cigar boxes will be stacked up high while anti-smoking zealots toss epithets at participants. Police in riot gear are to be expected."
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Wrapper Shade Nomenclature

Wrapper Shade Nomenclature

One of the most daunting tasks for a cigar smoker, whether new or experienced, is understanding all the different types of wrapper leaves available on cigars. CigarAdvisor contributor Lucas Woith sheds some light on the subject.
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