The Shuttle or Parallel Weave

This article is not about a specific pattern but it is all about a versatile body weave which can be used to form two-tone bodies very quickly(once you have mastered the technique and practised it lots) which still have a segmented appearance. I would suggest that you get used to the technique slowly and on the [...]

By |2018-10-06T18:45:22+01:00May 20th, 2013|Flies|0 Comments

Frazer Nymph

This is another pattern that utilizes the feathers of the pheasant. This pattern, however, is tied with the centre tail feather of the hen pheasant which is a lot softer than the male counterpart. This fly may be fished on the river or any still water although I understand it was originally developed for still [...]

By |2018-10-06T08:13:59+01:00May 15th, 2013|Flies|0 Comments