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Limited Edition Shirts from TrueFlies

Commemorating the Mote Marine Laboratory’s new field office, Boca Grande-based TrueFlies Clothing announced the release of a limited edition Bokeelia Woven Shirt at the recent dedication ceremony that included former first lady Laura Bush and former congressman Andy Ireland. Shirts … more

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Video: Howler Brothers Horizon Hybrid Pants

Andy Stepanian from Howler Brothers Clothing talks about the new Horizon Hybrid Pants. Features include quick-drying nylon ripstop, a zippered stash pocket on the back right lined with lens-cleaning microfiber, and a reinforced pliers pocket with drainage grommet. Two new … more

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Quick Tip: Use the Dryer to Keep Waterproof Materials From Leaking

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Most people think that once a rain jacket “wets out” or seems to loose its water-proofness that it’s either time to get a new jacket or to apply some type of DWR (durable water repellent) like Nikwax, ReviveX, or Sport-Wash. … more

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Review: Columbia AirGill Chill Zero Shirt

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There’s no easy way around this, so I’m going to lead with the fact that this fishing shirt carries a suggested retail price of $130.  I often fish in T-shirts (even on the flats)… my favorite, custom-order T-shirt is a … more

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New Products from Filson

Filson has announced three new clothing products following the design success of their Guide Wading Jacket: Guide Waders, Midweight Polartec® Pullover Shirt, and Midweight Polartec Pullover Pants. They’re all set for release in Spring of 2013. Read the press release … more

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Patagonia Sweeps IFTD Show Awards

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At the IFTD show in Reno, Patagonia continued to demonstrate their commitment to innovation as they released an impressive new product line-up, going on to sweep four “Best of Show” awards with ‘Best Wading Gear’ for the new Rio-Gallegos Zip-Front … more

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Video: Howler Brothers Long Sleeve Aransas Shirt

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Howler Brothers has quickly become one of my favorite clothing companies to arrive on the fly fishing scene in the last couple years. They offer that winning combination of just enough tech with contemporary design to make clothing that works … more

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Video: Redington 2013 Kalama Jacket

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Redington just won “Best Women’s-Specific Product” at the International Fly Tackle Dealer’s show in Reno for their new Kalama Jacket. The jacket comes in a men’s version too. Features include high-pile fleece, cast-cut design (for easier fishing), and hidden vertical … more

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Allen Fly Fishing T-Shirts Support Bristol Bay Protection

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Allen Fly Fishing once again has teamed up with the artistic talents of Eric Hornung, this time to bring you a unique, hand-drawn design in support of Bristol Bay.  Each shirt purchased will raise funds for the Trout Unlimited effort to … more

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Simms Introduces 2013 Product Line: Ultra-Breathable Waders, New Jackets, Rainshells and Sun Gear

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Featuring 5-layer GORE-TEX® fabric that is “25 percent more breathable than anything on the market,” the 2013 Simms G4Z ($799.95 ) and G4 Pro waders ratchet up the performance index on fly fishing waders for 2013. The company sent MidCurrent the info … more

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