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by Theroe
Thu Sep 23, 2021 1:33 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Gray ghost spey
Replies: 6
Views: 87

Re: Gray ghost spey

Mike
The blue dun feather you have for the wing: what type of bird did that come from? It would work perfect for the SKUES style nymphs, in a bit of a smaller size. Rooster, or is it a hen neck?

Dana
by Theroe
Thu Sep 23, 2021 6:18 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: The Unspoken Nymph
Replies: 8
Views: 223

Re: The Unspoken Nymph

Oh- Nooooooooo. 😵‍💫
by Theroe
Thu Sep 23, 2021 6:06 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Iron Fraudator
Replies: 2
Views: 102

Re: Iron Fraudator

I like that, Norm…….Iron was the very first wet I learned and fished…
by Theroe
Wed Sep 22, 2021 7:13 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Eurasian Plum
Replies: 7
Views: 163

Re: Eurasian Plum

X-nice pattern you have there Mr. Roadkill Bill !!
by Theroe
Wed Sep 22, 2021 7:06 am
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: First fly posted: #12 Red Clock
Replies: 15
Views: 387

Re: First fly posted: #12 Red Clock

Welcome!

Looks like you are off to a very good start - keep up the good work!!

Dana
by Theroe
Wed Sep 15, 2021 12:08 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Royal Renegade
Replies: 2
Views: 58

Re: Royal Renegade

Hmmmm - where DO you find these patterns, Norm?

Looks to me like a “Royal fore-n-aft bivisible” 😂

Dana
by Theroe
Tue Sep 14, 2021 8:13 am
Forum: Tutorials / Step-by-Steps / Video Demos
Topic: Mike Tucker Stonefly (Semi-realistic)
Replies: 7
Views: 326

Re: Mike Tucker Stonefly (Semi-realistic)

Norm
Very nice step - by - step. That pattern looks to be very durable - keep up the good work !!

Dana
by Theroe
Mon Sep 13, 2021 3:12 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Anne's Stickfly
Replies: 3
Views: 155

Re: Anne's Stickfly

Hmm - I’ll bet this pattern works great for the golden stone on the Beaverkill!
by Theroe
Mon Sep 13, 2021 10:19 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: More Oct. Caddis
Replies: 10
Views: 242

Re: More Oct. Caddis

The Idaho and Washington trouts I have encountered during an October Caddis hatch prefer more muted colors. I used a burnt orange color and hit some of it with a brown marker to further subdue it. I would fish the one with the thread abdomen in a heartbeat. The ones that resemble a carrot fly may d...
by Theroe
Mon Sep 13, 2021 8:05 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Dark Spanish Needle
Replies: 9
Views: 2980

Re: Dark Spanish Needle

This is great. I was just looking at the Swarbrick patterns this afternoon in an early Fogg book. These are great and I agree with the peacock = magic approach. Beautiful sub feather. I was wondering what makes this Spanish. Doesn't matter but the question occurred to me. Thanks for saying this one...