Hook: Heritage 8/0 LS
Tag: Vintage embossed copper tinsel, UNI-Presentation flat oval tinsel followed with herl dyed black, yellow floss over flat silver tinsel, ribbed & counter ribbed with XS oval silver UNI-Tinsel, veiled below with Reeves Pheasant dyed pumpkin, Parakeet.
Tail: Golden Pheasant veiled with herl dyed black.
Butt: Hand made lampglass bead by Kristy Bell
Body: Built up and covered by many (40 to 50) Parakeet feathers
Throat: Polar Bear dyed green
Sides: Jungle Cock, Palawan Peacock Pheasant
Topping: Golden Pheasant, Lady Amherst Pheasant
Tying Instructions: This fly is named for our friend Bud's wife Darla.
Waterproof Fly Box - Slit Foam 6.5" x 4" x 1.5" Great box for the price - or even more This was my first purchase of a waterproof box and use of micro-slit foam. I've looked at the other brands and shied away because of the cost. These seem to be functionally equivalent. The boxes are surprisingly light for the high volume they offer.... read more