BH golden Wolly Worm

Discussion in 'Patterns' started by Patagonguy, May 7, 2013.

  1. What color is the bead? Is the hackle brown or black?
  2. Nice looking fly. I always associate the Wooly Worm with the red tail. I'm sure that one will get eaten just as much.

    I caught a lot of fish on Tunkwa using Wooly Worms back in the mid 90's when I was just learning fly fishing.
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  3. Gene the bead is a Multihued Rainbow Brass Bead (Hareline Dubbin). The hackle is black, to get a high contrast with the gold orange dubbing.
  4. Nick, of course, the original is red. This one is just a variation, keeping the "style". The tail in this case is orange.
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  5. Ahhh... I've seen the beads but never on a pattern. Interesting. I know I sure like the multihued eyes for bass flies. I may have to give them a try.
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  6. That's one of the aspects of tying that I love the most...being able to tweak proven patterns to suit my own fishing needs, or in many cases, simple curiosity.

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  8. Very nice shape on the body.
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