It’s been a while since I posted up any youtube video, so I’ll be adding a few over the next few days as there has been lots of great content added over the past few weeks. To the tune of “Stairway to Heaven” the Duck A L’Orange is a nice looking classic wet fly. Sit back and enjoy the tie.
Turtle Dove isn’t a staple in my materials inventory, but let’s go with something similar like a grey duck quill. Okay, we’re good to go here.
On the second day of Christmas my Ghillie tied for me
2 Blae and Black
And a soft hackle Partridge and Orange
Blae and Black – Click here for a step by step tutorial
Hook: Wet fly hook such as Mustad 3399 size 8-14
Thread: UNI-Thread 8/0 Black
Tail: Golden Pheasant Tippet
Body: Black Rayon Floss or Black Silk
Ribbing: Silver Oval Tinsel
Hackle: Black Cock Hackle
Wing: Natural Grey Duck quill or Mallard Primary Quill slips(matched pair)
Head: Black Thread