Category: Fishing Flies

Tying the March Brown fly

Tying the March Brown fly

Tying the March Brown fly The March Brown is a superb old classic that will never stop catching fish. It is probably the most famous of all British mayflies and is held in very high esteem by fly fishermen throughout the UK and Europe for its proven effectiveness as a general searching pattern. The March…
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24th January 2017 0
Partridge and Orange RIBBED

Tying the Partridge and Orange fly

Tying the Partridge and Orange fly The Partridge and Orange is an artificial fly commonly categorized as a wet fly or soft hackle and is fished under the water surface. The fly is a well known fly with its roots set firmly in English angling history. It is an impressionistic pattern fished successfully during caddis…
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17th January 2017 0
Woolly Bugger OLIVE

Tying the Woolly Bugger

Tying the Woolly Bugger The Woolly Bugger is an artificial fly commonly categorized as a wet fly or streamer and is fished under the water surface. It is a popular and widely used pattern for both freshwater and saltwater game fish and is generally listed as one of the top patterns to have in any…
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16th January 2017 0
Diawl Bach RED

Tying Diawl Bach (Little Devil) Fly

Tying Diawl Bach (Little Devil) Fly Here is my blog regarding Tying Diawl Bach (Little Devil) Fly in black or red thread. Meaning “little devil”, the diawl bach is a popular Welsh fly pattern used in British still waters, and an appropriate lure to use when the fish are feeding on midge pupae. The dressing…
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15th January 2017 2
Tying the Hares Ear Nymph fly pattern

Tying the Hares Ear Nymph fly pattern

Tying the Hares Ear Nymph fly pattern Here I offer the Tying the Hares Ear Nymph fly pattern for us to tie and enjoy on our next fly fishing session. This pattern has many many variations and as far as I can find, but do please let me know if you know different, this is…
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2nd January 2017 0
Tying an Frank Sawyers Original Pheasant Tail Nymph

Tying an Frank Sawyers Original Pheasant Tail Nymph

 I start my new fly making offers with what must be the quintessential must have for all fly boxes. Frank Sawyers original Pheasant tail nymph (PTN) This pattern has many many variations but this original still stands above the rest in its simplicity turning fish on. Parts Required: 1 x Cock Pheasant tail feather Fine…
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13th December 2016 0