Fancy Nancy

Discussion in 'Patterns' started by Patagonguy, May 16, 2013.

  1. Patagonguy Active Member

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    When fish are lazy and nothing works, we have to go with something fancy.
    Hook: Lazer sharp nymph hook #12
    Thread: Pale brown 8/0
    Tail: Golden Pheasant fibers
    Rib: Cooper wire
    Dubbing: Ice dub, orange
    Thorax: Peacock herl
    Wing case: Turkey feather fibers
    Legs: Same, trimmed
    Fancy Nancy bis.jpg
  2. GAT Active Member

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    The shadow through me at first. Once I figured it out.... neat fly!
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  3. auhunter Member

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  4. auhunter Member

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    Lee Wulff said to take the largest, ugliest fly in your box and throw that at them.
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