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s fontinalis 02-11-2012 10:00 AM

Classic Wet Flies
 
Decided to start a thread for these flies I'm tying. If anyone else is doing winged or classic wet flies, please feel free to add to it.

I'll start with two i tied last night, Allerton and Golden Pheasant.
Bit different from the previous flies I've tied in that the Allerton has a palmered hackle and the Golden Pheasant has a tippet wing.

I got a bit adventurous in tying these, but i think they came out well. Still a few things to iron out, tips and ribs, but generally i'm happy with these flies as they are for fishing.

Allerton
https://lh6.googleusercontent.com/-F...-34-59_390.jpg

Golden Pheasant
https://lh4.googleusercontent.com/-1...-47-02_991.jpg

mikel 02-11-2012 11:36 AM

Re: Classic Wet Flies
 
wow...I watch these threads and am always impressed. First thought was "those are just too pretty to fish". Nice work!

-m

mcnerney 02-11-2012 02:35 PM

Re: Classic Wet Flies
 
Eunan: Very nice work, as Mike stated almost too pretty to fish!

gatortransplant 02-11-2012 02:44 PM

Re: Classic Wet Flies
 
Eunan, great flies as usual! I really like the Golden Pheasant though, think it could play the part of a baby brown, a perch, a whole lot. Oh and it looks great too!

Guest1 02-16-2012 03:06 PM

Re: Classic Wet Flies
 
Eunan, you are getting pretty good at tying :thmbup:these flies.

gt05254 02-16-2012 03:45 PM

Re: Classic Wet Flies
 
2X what Dan said!
Gary

Pocono 02-16-2012 04:29 PM

Re: Classic Wet Flies
 
3X!

Pocono

.....................wait a minute - are we saying Eunan is tying "X" rated flies?!

gt05254 02-16-2012 04:54 PM

Re: Classic Wet Flies
 
LOL, you're the one that said XXX!!
Gary

s fontinalis 02-16-2012 07:07 PM

Re: Classic Wet Flies
 
I'll see if i can come up with one, i'll call her RLD. (red light District) watch this space.

gt05254 02-16-2012 07:10 PM

Re: Classic Wet Flies
 
attaboy! Nothing like a little challenge to get the creative juices flowing!
Gary


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