Heavy Weight Hot Spot Larve (Czech Nymph)

Materials: Hook: Varivas 2200 size 12 or Hanak H300 BL size 12 Rib: Clear 1 lbs nylon Shell Back: Hends Body stretch colour 33 or light brown 08 magic shrimp foil. Body: In 5 parts. cream rabbit, followed by cream rabbit mixed with Pink, followed by Pink mixed with pink ice dub followed by [...]

By |2018-10-07T15:59:24+01:00June 11th, 2013|Flies|0 Comments

Usk Naylor

This article was written some years ago and has been the subject of discussion from a number of sources and I have been asked to clarify some aspects of the tying of this pattern. The only published reference to the pattern that I am aware of can be found in Moc Morgans book "Fly Patterns [...]

By |2018-10-07T18:02:22+01:00June 11th, 2013|Flies|0 Comments

The Alexandra

  Alexandra Hooks: Down eyed wetfly sizes 6,8,10.12 Tail: Red Ibis substitute or scarlet cock hackle fibres Body: Flat silver Tinsel Rib: Fine round Silver tinsel or wire Hackle: Black hen hackle. Wing: Fibres from a peacock sword feather and shoulders of red ibis Head: Black tying silk and clear varnish Notes One of the [...]

By |2018-10-08T10:19:20+01:00June 3rd, 2013|Flies|0 Comments

Stoats Tail

  Stoats Tail Hooks: Down eyed wetfly sizes 6,8,10.12 Tail: Golden Pheasant Crest Body: Black Floss Rib: Fine round Silver tinsel or wire Hackle: Black hen hackle. Wing: Stoats Tail or similar (Black Squirrel) Head: Black tying silk and clear varnish Notes One of the most essential patterns an angler can have in his fly [...]

By |2018-10-08T10:20:12+01:00June 3rd, 2013|Flies|0 Comments