In 1903 Mr Charles Rattray started to blend his first tobacco recipes. In 1911 as a skilled master-blender he made his dream come true and took over a tobacco shop in the ancient capital Perth. After only a short time the store became the top address for tobaco enthusiasts. In his small tobacco factory he blended exquisite specialites for Gentlemen which became famous in the pipe smoker's world. Later on, he expanded his portfolio and offeref private label pipes to his customers. which even his customers overseas were able to order by mail. Until today they are made from the finest quality briars and are available in many beautiful classic shapes. They are crafted with all the care and know-how of the worlds oldest pipe companies.