Brown Bear Tackle Box Fly Patterns

Please read the patterns carefully before attempting to tie them.

This will help avoid frustration. I have tried to put the pattern down in order of construction and some of these can become complicated and time consuming.


  Name - Fallen Angel

  Hook - Up eye salmon 2-10
  Thread - Black
Tail Golden pheasant crest - 1 natural tied under 1 dyed purple
Rib Oval silver and gold over front 2/3
Body Rear 1/3 purple floss; front 2/3 black floss
Wing Polar bear or substitute topped with black bear; Lady Amherst tail fibers on each side
Shoulders Purple turkey
Cheeks Jungle cock
Hackle Purple under Black tied as a collar