If you really want to master the art tying flies, and make your flies look “just like the ones in the fly shop,” then try applying these simple tips for consistent proportions. The trout might not appreciate it, but you will.
Here's a great caddisfly imitation from Norwegian tier Gunnar Bingen, which is meant to be fished in rough, broken water. I'll bet that it also works well as a skittering caddis, too. In this. . .Read More »