Fly Fishing – Fly Patterns

Pink Passion

Hook: 4 – 1/0 Thread: 6/0 Fire Orange Tail: Unravelled pearl mylar wrap from body Body: Pearl Mylar tubing Shoulder: Fluorescent pink chenille Underhackle: Pearl krystal flashHackle: Fluorescent pink marabou (sparse)

Tying Instructions:

  • Wrap thread to bend of hook.
  • Slide a 1 inch piece of mylar tubing over eye, to about 1 cm past hook bend.
  • Secure mylar tubing at bend of hook with thread, and allow tips to unravel to form tail.
  • Whip finish and head cement.
  • Tie in thread, this time at the eye of the hook.
  • Secure other end of mylar tubing with thread and trim excess.
  • Wrap thread back about 1/2 way down the hook shank. And tie in fluorescent pink chenille.
  • Wrap chenille forward, leaving enough room to tie in wing.
  • Tie in a small clump of pearl flashabou out the top, bottom, and both sides.
  • Tie in pink marabou sparsely over the pearl flashabou. Marabou should extend to the end of the tail.
  • Trim, whip finish, and head cement.