Originally Posted by Liphookedau
Claret isn't a forgoton Colour with me as with many others Lots of The Classic English Flies I & many others used to Tie had either Claret Hackle,Claret Seals Fur Bodies & even Claret Wings.
When you look back at many old classics - claret and brown colours feature very often. Not so in many fly shops now though. We have been seduced by orange, black and yellow. It's a funny old game!