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by DOUGSDEN
Sun Jan 26, 2020 3:03 pm
Forum: Tying Wingless Wets
Topic: My attempt at Stewarts Black Spider
Replies: 23
Views: 921

Re: My attempt at Stewarts Black Spider

Hi Fishnkilts! Welcome aboard! You may have waded in over your waders on this forum! These guys are tops! World class actually! Your spider looks great! They are especially killer on hard pressed fish where ever you swing them! You stayed true to the recipe with the brown silk. I always forget and u...
by DOUGSDEN
Tue Jan 21, 2020 10:56 pm
Forum: Tutorials / Step-by-Steps / Video Demos
Topic: March Brown Soft Hackle (Tutorial/SBS)
Replies: 17
Views: 914

Re: March Brown Soft Hackle (Tutorial/SBS)

Ray and Bob!
Wow! Unbelievable SBS (Ray) and incredible looking patterns (Bob)! I just can't get over how good each pattern from each of you looks! Super tying and interpretations guys! Our Forum is indeed a special place!
Drooling in the Den,
Doug
by DOUGSDEN
Tue Jan 21, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: Soft Hackle Materials
Topic: PEARSALL'S IS BACK!!!
Replies: 12
Views: 785

Re: PEARSALL'S IS BACK!!!

This is really good news! Thank you guys for bringing this to us! It is my earnest hope that production will catch up with the need and requests from all of us! I can't wait to see the expanded color selections that they promise in the write up! Wow! $8 and some change per spool! Yikes! The price of...
by DOUGSDEN
Sun Jan 12, 2020 8:46 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Wingless Wets
Topic: Tups Flymph
Replies: 23
Views: 1120

Re: Tups Flymph

Carl, This thread is simply amazing! Your dubbing recipe seems pretty sound and very close to the original sans the rams scrotum fuzz! The air bubble is fascinating as well! I had to go back and look at your picture after you mentioned that it was indeed taken under water! If that doesn't trigger fl...
by DOUGSDEN
Fri Jan 10, 2020 7:45 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Wet Adams.. picture posting test
Replies: 7
Views: 680

Re: Wet Adams.. picture posting test

Johnno,
Can see it loud and clear! And, it's gorgeous! That bad boy will hunt!
Dougsden
by DOUGSDEN
Fri Jan 10, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: GEM Skues numph
Replies: 14
Views: 620

Re: GEM Skues numph

Karsten, Sooo good to hear from you in your beautiful country down under. We are just flabbergasted by the immense and all consuming fires that have run out of control! It is good to know that you and your family are safe. Please keep us posted on all that happens! We are genuinely concerned! I knew...
by DOUGSDEN
Fri Jan 03, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Gordons and Hendricksons
Replies: 15
Views: 1255

Re: Gordons and Hendricksons

Carl, Your work (our joy) is simply beyond description! Your attention to detail is remarkable and so evident in every section, every step of the way! It has always been a difficult thing for me to tie a decent looking Gordon Quill Wet but after viewing your clutch of spot on patterns, I feel like I...
by DOUGSDEN
Fri Jan 03, 2020 7:10 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Leisenring Hares ear and Woodcock.
Replies: 13
Views: 1118

Re: Leisenring Hares ear and Woodcock.

Tom,
This pattern is a thing of beauty! I love the proportions and the way the wings almost intermingle (that may not be the best description but I think you know where I'm going with this) with the long, speckled, dreamy tail fibers! Very well done friend! We would like to see more!
Dougsden
by DOUGSDEN
Fri Jan 03, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Winged Wet Flies
Topic: Stewarts Wood cock Spider.
Replies: 11
Views: 746

Re: Stewarts Wood cock Spider.

Hello Bobfly,
It is nice to read about you above and how the name "Bobfly" came about! Ah, Scotland! Please tell us more and if you have pictures, all the better!
Welcome to this place where the gentle art of tying and fishing is practiced and adored!
Dougsden
by DOUGSDEN
Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:35 pm
Forum: Fly Dressings - Nymphs
Topic: Roided Tups
Replies: 4
Views: 336

Re: Roided Tups

Absolutely beautiful Dubbn! I wonderful variation on this king of patterns!
Doug