Easter & Grouse

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Easter & Grouse

Postby Silver Doctor » Tue Apr 25, 2017 7:02 pm

Easter & Grouse
Walking through a dollar store, I saw big bags of this stuff used for Easter baskets. Picked up the pink purple and yellow. its like flashabu but stronger. Added a bit of Peacock dubbin, Will try swinging it this spring.

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Re: Easter & Grouse

Postby letumgo » Tue Apr 25, 2017 7:30 pm

Love it! Beautiful searching pattern. I have no doubt about this fly. You've created a very "catching" pattern.

Nicely done. Thanks for sharing, Lornce.
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Re: Easter & Grouse

Postby Roadkill » Tue Apr 25, 2017 9:25 pm

Very creative! 8-)
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Re: Easter & Grouse

Postby tie2fish » Wed Apr 26, 2017 7:11 am

I'm not usually much for synthetics, but find this fly of yours quite appealing -- very well tied. Bet the brookies will love it too.
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Re: Easter & Grouse

Postby redietz » Wed Apr 26, 2017 7:55 am

You should also check out the same stores right after Christmas. Tinsels are very cheap then.
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Re: Easter & Grouse

Postby Old Hat » Fri Apr 28, 2017 12:23 pm

Nice use of Easter material! Pink makes a great rainbow pattern.

I have to admit when I picked out filling for the kid's baskets, one blue, one "shrimp color", I did it with post tying intentions in mind.
I hate it when I think I'm buying organic vegetables, and when I get home I discover they are just regular donuts.
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