Dark Basil

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Dark Basil

Postby ScottP » Fri May 18, 2018 7:14 am

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Reverse the body colors and it'd make a passable Mother's Day Caddis

hook - Mustad 94840 #10
thread - Danville 6/0 black
rib - oval tinsel gold
body - dubbing rear - olive, front - bright green
body hackle - grizzly dyed olive
wing - hen pheasant
front hackle - brown


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Re: Dark Basil

Postby letumgo » Fri May 18, 2018 9:55 pm

Is this one of your patterns Scott? Brilliantly “catchy”! ;)
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Re: Dark Basil

Postby ScottP » Sat May 19, 2018 4:29 am

Ray,

Thanks. Not my pattern; found it on a U.K. Site.

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Re: Dark Basil

Postby DOUGSDEN » Sat May 19, 2018 4:51 am

But, no one can tie'm like you Scott! A beautiful pattern indeed!
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Re: Dark Basil

Postby hankaye » Sat May 19, 2018 9:11 am

ScottP, Howdy;

Tasty lookin' morsels, almost want to sprinkle a few on my Cheerios ... ;)

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