A Thread of an Idea

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: How to select a tying thread

Collecting Peculiars

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: "various ""peculiar"" tying answers to tiers problems such as the Silver Lining, the Hidden Whip, the Whip-Finish Thread Extension, the Dubbing-Loop Lock, Tail Flare&Gathering Wraps, the Halford Wing, the Check-Rein Method, and the Bead-Head Solution"

The Humpy Hatch: Variations on the fastest (selling) fly in the West

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: Variations on the Humpy Hatch and how to tie Flypattern(s): Humpy Hatch

A Spin Off the Old Block

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: Spinning blocks Flypattern(s): "CDC hackle, sparkle&flash, or single-thread mole dust" Dealer/Manufacturer(s): Scientific Anglers Advanced Shooting Technology and Orvis Wonderline

Jackson's Fancy Spade

  • By: Darrel Martin

Topics: How to tie the Fancy Spade (the Jackson Hybrid) Fish: Steelhead Flypattern(s): Fancy Spade (Jackson Hybrid)