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by Theroe
Tue Dec 19, 2017 1:50 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Darbee Tups
Replies: 13
Views: 4022

Re: Darbee Tups

Bill, Sorry about this.....I don't know how I missed this one! It's a beauty Bill! It has got to be a honor to tie with Darbee hackles just like when Lance sent me the brown mohair samples that belonged to his dad Pete! I was very nervous about getting it right but, I had such good guidance from bo...
by Theroe
Sun Dec 17, 2017 12:39 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Prince nymph my version... Photo heavy sorry :(
Replies: 19
Views: 5392

Re: Prince nymph my version... Photo heavy sorry :(

Thank you all so much for your kind words :D Hank, I can’t warn u all the time, gotta mix it up occasionally ;) Glad u didn’t spill ur cuppa this time round :lol: DD Stefan, it’s funny u mention the bare wrap of rachis and that Willowhead recommended it. I’m pretty sure that’s how I first came acce...
by Theroe
Sun Dec 17, 2017 12:21 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Prince nymph my version... Photo heavy sorry :(
Replies: 19
Views: 5392

Re: Prince nymph my version... Photo heavy sorry :(

fly_fischa wrote:Thanks guys :D
Dana the biots are goose biots labelled dark brown, I bought them on a road trip in NZ...
Must be a different goose than I’m used to- those are really nice!
by Theroe
Fri Dec 15, 2017 1:16 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Prince nymph my version... Photo heavy sorry :(
Replies: 19
Views: 5392

Re: Prince nymph my version... Photo heavy sorry :(

Yes -
I really like them with the dark stripe on the edge.....Looks different
by Theroe
Fri Dec 15, 2017 9:24 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Sawada's Perkin's Special
Replies: 3
Views: 1120

Re: Sawada's Perkin's Special

Lovely.......reminiscent of the Fish Hawk, wet.
by Theroe
Fri Dec 15, 2017 7:47 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Prince nymph my version... Photo heavy sorry :(
Replies: 19
Views: 5392

Re: Prince nymph my version... Photo heavy sorry :(

Karsten - what are the tail biots from? And what shade are they dyed?
by Theroe
Wed Dec 13, 2017 2:54 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Waterhen Bloa
Replies: 18
Views: 4797

Re: Waterhen Bloa

Nov 9th - I postd in fishing cabin. PM me your email address...
by Theroe
Wed Dec 13, 2017 10:06 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Waterhen Bloa
Replies: 18
Views: 4797

Re: Waterhen Bloa

both previously mentioned hooks are good, but I prefer this fly (and other North Country patterns) tied on Sneck's, or an up eyed Limerick like the Mustad 3121......just my humble opinion.... Please Dana, send one of those - or both - to Bill. I would love to see the result. dd humblier than you ;)...
by Theroe
Wed Dec 13, 2017 7:25 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Prince nymph my version... Photo heavy sorry :(
Replies: 19
Views: 5392

Re: Prince nymph my version... Photo heavy sorry :(

the more I look, the more I like this pattern - especially how the shade of the tail(with dark edge), ties into the hackle collar. Really marvelous..
by Theroe
Wed Dec 13, 2017 7:22 am
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Waterhen Bloa
Replies: 18
Views: 4797

Re: Waterhen Bloa

both previously mentioned hooks are good, but I prefer this fly (and other North Country patterns) tied on Sneck's, or an up eyed Limerick like the Mustad 3121......just my humble opinion....