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Nightmare prom dress fly pattern

Nightmare prom dress fly pattern

Hook: 25mm Waddington Shank, Gamakatsu size 4 octopus Thread: 6/0 Black Tail: Red grizzly hackle, steelhead candy light bright tinsel Body: 22 gauge red wire Collar: Red & black flashabou Head: Black sparkle blend dubbing Eyes: Silver and red dumbell My take on the popular “prom dress” fly pattern. Looking forward to swinging this for steelhead this winter!

Chartreuse flash fly pattern

Chartreuse flash fly pattern

Hook: Size 4 Alec Jackson spey Thread: 6/0 Chartreuse Tail: Chartreuse saddle hackle & chartreuse tinsel Body: Chartreuse 22 gauge wire Wing: Chartreuse tinsel & white UV flash dubbing Hackle: Chartreuse saddle This pattern and color will be very effective when fishing for silver(coho) and chum(dog) salmon. Look for video of this fly in action soon!

pinkbunnybug

Pink Bunny Bug

Hook: Diiachi size 4 saltwater Eyes: Medium Brass Dumbbell style Thread: White 6/0 Tail: Pearl pink flashabou Body: Glo-Bug hot pink dubbing Wing: Fuchsia zonker strip (bunny fur) Hackle: Pearl pink polar chenille

Damsel Fly Nymph

Hook: Diiachi size 12 curved hopper/stimulater Thread: Olive 6/0 Eyes: 30lb Ultragreen mono filament, singed Tail: Olive Marabou Rib: Fine copper wire Body: Sparkle Olive dubbing blend My rendition of a Damsel fly nymph. It’s a little flashier than most I’ve seen, but the trout love it! On a recent trip to Big Twin Lake this pattern proved deadly. Whether
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Bead Head Olive Woolly Bugger

Hook: Diachii #12 curved hopper Thread: Olive Tail: Barred olive marabou Rib: Fine copper wire Body: Sparkle olive dubbing Hackle: Palmered olive saddle hackle I’ve always had great success with variations of this pattern. Lately I’ve started using dubbing on the bodies. This offers a slimmer profile and when plucked out gives a more “buggy” appearance. I’ve also switched to
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