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Teal Blue And Long John Silver

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Mallards? More mallards? You probably think I'm quackers







The Dressing(s)



Hook: Lowater size 10 double - black
Thread: Sheer 14/0 white
Tag: 6 - 8 turns of fine silver wire
Tail : Golden pheasant crest
Tag: Glo Brite No 10 yellow or No 4 red floss
Body: Silver or gold tinsel
Rib: Fine silver wire
Hackle: Aubergine dyed hen saddle
Horns (underneath wing) Fine pearl tinsel
Wing: Rolled bronze mallard
Head: Glo Brite No 5 fire orange floss or black thread
 

Teal Blue And Long John Silver

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Shine a low light on it in darkness and watch what it does. I don't think there is a fly that I have dressed in the last 20 years that doesn't incorporate it somewhere. I even use it on my woven grayling bugs.















 
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