Re: alternate fly tying materials
Over The years there have been many Materials I have used from around The House & I've bought in The $2 Shops.
1 Starting with Dogs Hair.
2 Fur from The Neighbours Feral Cat,(they never did find it).
3 Polystyrene Beads.
4 Christmas Decorations Tinsels etc.
5 Fibres from Synthetic Carpets.
6 Hair from Wigs.
7 Any type of Synthetic Wool I could scrounge.
8 Synthetic Hair from The Soft Toys.
9 As mentioned Biscuit,Lolly Wrappers & Potato Chip Packets.
10 Surgical Gloves for Nymph Backs.
11 Fine Copper Wire from Electrical Cords & Old Transformers.
12 Various Coloured Nail Polishes
14 Christmas Ribbon Material in all Colours however firstly strip The Paper Backing then crumple it up to give A Crimpled Effect.
Plus many more.