Silver Wilkinson (Hair Wing)
This is a video description of a salmon fly pattern.
Hook: double or single of your choice. (In the video I have used a Ken Sawada double size 10)
Silk: Flou Red 8/0 Wisp
Tag: Silver oval and red silk (as tying silk).
Tail: GP Pheasant Crest or fibres of dyed yellow squirrel tail.
Body: Silver tinsel (doubled to add weight)
Rib: Silver Oval tinsel
Hackle: Tied in as a collar or beard: Light blue under Gallina (Guinea fowl)
Wing: Yellow squirrel tail under blue squirrel tail under brown squirrel tail.
Cheeks: Jungle cock (Optional)
Head: Red as the tying silk.