Category Archives: Flies
This week’s fly tying video features Tim Flagler’s Iso Iso Baby, a knock-off a Doug Swisher pattern. Tim’s design converts Swisher’s Parachute Madam X into a high-floating Isonychia imitation.
Nick Adinolfe will join the Umpqua Feather Merchants team as Director of Operations. From large companies to small, and foreign to domestic manufacturing experience, “Nick brings a vast amount of operations experience to Umpqua,” says Umpqua President and CEO Jeff … more
Tim Flagler is back with a second version of the Brahma Bugger–this one tied with multiple colors at the suggestion of Whiting Farms’s Tom Mullen. “This is quickly becoming one of my favorite streamer patterns,” says Flagler.
The Brahma Bugger is the subject of this week’s featured fly tying video. As tier Tim Flagler says, “They’re a little more time consuming to tie than a standard Woolly Bugger, but to me, are well worth the effort.”
Charlie Craven’s Mole Fly is the subject of this week’s featured fly tying video. As videographer Tim Flagler points out, “You’ve got to love a pattern that’s so simple but does such a great job representing a mayfly in its …
The Thorax-Style Sulphur Dun is the focus of this week’s featured tying video. Matt Grobert ties a sulphur version of Vince Marinaro’s classic pattern, starting with a size 14 Dai-Riki #300 dry fly hook.
Matt Grobert demonstrates how to tie the Dorato Hare’s Ear, which was designed to imitate a newly emerged caddis fly, in this week’s featured tying video. Says videographer Tim Flagler: “Although maybe not as handsome as it’s close cousin the Adams, the Dorato …