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Craft Store Beads

March 1st, 2009 · No Comments

Another rainy weekend, and a trip to the craft store.

Bead Body Caddis Pupa

Hook: Size 14, curved pupa hook
Thread: Light Olive, 8/0
Body: Glass “seed beads” size 11/0,  4 beads
Antenna: 2 wood duck fibers
Thorax/Legs: Grey Ostrich

Bead Thorax Soft Hackle

I was thinking PMD emerger when tying this one.

Hook: size 14 wet fly
Thread: Light Olive, 8/0
Tail: Pheasant Tail
Body: Pheasant Tail
Rib: Small wire, amber for this one
Thorax: Yellow glass “seed bead”, size 6/0
Soft Hackle: Partridge

Sally Midge

Hook: Size 14 Curved hook
Head: Green glass seed bead, size 11/0
Body: Light Olive Thread, 8/0
Overbody: Fine Monofiliment Thread
Over-over body: 3 coats of Sally Hansons Hard as Nails

Tags: Fly Tying

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