video - LaCroche

Discussion in 'Fly Tying Step by Step / Video' started by Hans Weilenmann, Jun 28, 2013.

  1. Hans Weilenmann

    Hans Weilenmann Active Member

    Some patterns are equally at home on still water as also on running water. The LaCroche is one of those patterns.


    Hook: Grip 14723BL #16-8
    Thread: Benecchi 12/0, black
    Rib: D-rib, small, olive
    Shuck: Z-lon, silver
    Abdomen: Coarse dubbing, olive and bright green mix
    Legs: Whiting Farms Coq de Leon hen saddle barbs (or brown partridge)
    Wing/shoulder: Deer hair
    Thorax/head: Squirrel (or hare's ear), dark

    Video here - please view in HD, if able:

    Hans W
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  2. McNasty

    McNasty Canyon Lurker

    thats VERY nice Hans. im going to be whipping up a few of these in a variety of colors for sure. i think ones going to have to be purple.

    thanks for sharing!