Orange Beaded Hare’s Ear Shrimp

Below is a tutorial showing you how to tie an Orange Beaded Hare's Ear Shrimp Materials. Hook: Partridge Czech Nymph hook size 10 Silk: Sheer 14/0 coloured primrose yellow Bead: 3.8mm tungsten bead coloured orange Rib: Gold oval tinsel Body: Hare's Ear dubbing Thorax: UV Ice dubbing colour code 10 [...]

By |2018-10-06T20:06:17+00:00October 28th, 2015|Flies|0 Comments

The Gingler

This season I have had a great deal of success with this version of the Gingler or Jingler and so have others. The version here has been tied with the partridge hackle flowing back. Since making the video I have learnt that the original version was tied with the hackle facing forward. Hook: Partridge [...]

By |2018-10-07T08:15:00+00:00April 2nd, 2015|Flies|0 Comments

Duck Dun patterns: A generic tying style well worth exploring

Dave Collins gives his reasons for using this pattern. Dave Collins, January 2015 Whilst I first fly-fished back in the mid-sixties, I didn't really get back to fly fishing regularly until the late nineties and didn't tie my first fly until 2001.  By then, I had got as far as discovering that F flies and [...]

By |2018-10-07T08:36:54+00:00January 12th, 2015|Flies|2 Comments