Tag Archives: pipes

American Made Wooden Dugout, a Holiday Home Run

The American Made Wooden Dugout Makes a Great Gift If you’re looking for the perfect gift to fulfill your secret Santa duties, then you’ve come to the right place. Our classic bat and American made wooden dugout combination fits nicely into most secret Santa budgets. The bat and dugout is our most popular product here […]

Holiday Sale Pipes at Sunflower

Rejoice, Our Holiday Sale Pipes Are Here! Now that Thanksgiving has passed, our holiday sale pipes have arrived. We at Sunflower Pipes have been busy preparing for the season and our ready to unleash plooms of holiday spirit into the Bushwick community and the world at large. Like a Snoop Dogg Santa we are bringing joy to all those special […]

Toss That Old Metal Pipe, Glass Pipes are Better!

At Sunflower Pipes we often get the question, “Why are glass pipes better than other smoking pipes?” Regular smoking pipes, ones made out of materials such as metal or wood, have traditionally been used for smoking but they are not always the best option; here are some reasons why. Durability When people think of glass they think […]

Origin of the Bat Pipe

The Sādhus and the Bat Pipe A bat is a straight, conical pipe. It’s origins date back to an eighteenth century Hindu group called the sādhus. The sādhus are greatly respected and sometimes feared in India. They  follow a school of thought known as advaita which rejects duality and utilizes altered states of consciousness. Through these practices they strive to elevate themselves above […]

New York Smoke Shop Culture

The East and The West The West and the East have always held top spot when it comes to smoke shops. California and New York, often deemed trendsetters in the US, seem to be a breeding ground of cultural movements and new ideas. Artists and counter culture revolutionaries flock to these locations, making them pillars of culture and hot spots […]

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