Fly Fishing – Fly Patterns

Pearlabou

Hook: 8 to 2 Thread: Fire Orange 6/0 Tail: Unraveled pearl mylar tubing from body Body: Small pearl mylar tubing Underwing: Yellow marabou Wing: Fluorescent green marabou

Tying Instructions:

  • Wrap thread to bend of hook.
  • Slide a 1 1/2 inch piece of small pearl mylar tubing over eye of hook, and about 1 cm past hook bend.
  • Secure at bend of hook with thread, and allow the last cm of mylar tubing to unravel to form tail.
  • Whip finish and head cement at rear. 4) Tie in thread at eye of hook, and secure other end of mylar tubing in place.
  • Tie in a piece of yellow marabou at eye of hook, with tips extending to end of tail.
  • Tie in green marabou over the yellow marabou.
  • Trim, whip finish, and head cement.