Sunday, June 24, 2018

Madam X


Madam X


Hook - Curved dry fly style
Thread - Yellow
Head - Deer hair
Tail - Deer hair
Body - Deer hair
Wings - Deer hair
Legs - White round rubber legs

Tied from a recipe I found on the internet.
Feel free to substitute materials when tying your version of the Madam X.

Stimulator


Stimulator

Hook - Curved dry fly style
Thread - Orange
Tail - Deer or elk hair
Rib - Fine copper wire
Abdomen - Uni-Stretch floss, pumpkin
Hackle - Golden badger
Wing - Deer or elk hair
Front Hackle - Golden badger
Thorax - Peacock Herl

A fly style POPULARIZED (NOT CREATED) by Randall Kauffmann

Note - The recipe above is what I used but this fly can be tied in whatever 
color combination with whatever materials you currently have on hand.

Saturday, June 2, 2018

Old Guide Bucktail


Old Guide Bucktail

Hook: Streamer style
Thread: Red
Tail: Short white bucktail over which short red bucktail
Butt: Two turns red chenille
Body: Bright red wool
Rib: Flat silver tinsel
Wing: White bucktail over which red bucktail
Throat: Red hackle barbs
Head: Red w/ center band of very fine oval gold tinsel