Smoke Signals
Nigel Cox Smoke Signals
| Credit: Nigel Cox

Summer crowds have retreated and the crisp air has settled on the first tee of Nantucket’s Sankaty Head. With the island’s lighthouse as backdrop, autumn mornings here are only made better by clipping the cap from an exceptional cigar. Why not enhance the day on any course by tossing these smoker’s essentials into your bag? From top: Atoll Cigar Case, in Spanish cedar and Italian leather, for elegant protection; $110; 800-819-5856. Cigar Savor Tube, which holds a lit cigar by employing an adjustable, heat-absorbing spring; $25; 888-262-2511, Zero Halliburton Diplomat Cigar Case, featuring ten padded slots and aircraft-quality aluminum to withstand any punishment; $300; 800-500-9376, Macanudo Vintage 2000 No. 2 (Lonsdale), made from choice Connecticut shade leaves; $14; 800-526-4653, Davidoff Millennium Blend Piramide (Torpedo), with a tapered shape that enhances a blend of Dominican tobaccos; $19; 800-232-8436, Ashton VSG Sorcerer (Churchill), bold and intoxicating for the seasoned smoker; $10; 800-327-4866, Xikar EX Lighter, with patented ignition to keep its jet flame lit in any weather conditions; $60; 866-676-7380, Guy Vialis Cigar Cutter, supremely sleek and functional; $140; 860-705-6172,