Saturday, December 29, 2018

Teddy Baseball (Var)



Teddy Baseball (Var)

Hook - Salmon/steelhead style
Thread - Black
Tail - Golden pheasant crest
Butt - Yellow floss
Ribbing - Oval silver tinsel
Body - Black wool
Throat hackle - Black
Wing - Greyish mottled monkey hair over 2 strands each of red and yellow floss 
Shoulder - Jungle cock

Variation - Grey squirrel tail is the closest I have to greyish mottled monkey hair

Reference - Hair-wing Atlantic Salmon Flies - Keith Fulsher & Charles Krom

2 comments:

Mark Kautz said...

I love looking at those kind of flies. I still think they should be in a frame on the wall.

Normand Frechette said...

some day i'll frame them up