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.

Atlantic Salmon

  Name - Lady Amherst V1
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  Hook - Mustad SL73 UBL 1-8
  Thread - Black
Tag Fine oval silver tinsel
Tip Golden yellow floss
Tail Golden pheasant crest with a few teal flank fibers
Ribbing Oval silver tinsel
Hackle Palmered Badger hackle over the body
Body Flat silver tinsel
Throat Teal tied on as a collar pulled back and down
Wing A long Jungle cock eye between a pair of Lady Amherst pheasant feathers with a topping of golden pheasant crest.
Shoulder Jungle cock eyes
Cheeks Blue King Fisher feather fibers