Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Fly Tying" Tag

Video: Richard Strolis’ Articulated Baitfish fly is a keeper

The fly itself is great for the surf blues, Spanish macks, and snook. Tied larger for offshore almost anything will hit it. [...]

November 21, 2013 Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide, Videos

Video: Keeping it simple, tying the Craft Fur Brush Fly

The Craft Fur Brush Fly is a great all-around bait fish pattern [...]

November 12, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Videos

Fly Tying: Next month, Renzetti holds its annual fair

On Dec.7, country’s top authorities on fly fishing will be headlined at the Renzetti Fair in Titusville, FL [...]

November 11, 2013 Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide

Video: Clear Cure Goo Polar Minnow

An all thumbs guy can tie this fly in less than five minutes [...]

November 5, 2013 RECENT, Slide, Tips & Tactics, Videos

Feature: Ordering quality flies direct from overseas?

Now comfortable with Sister Flies, Habil, and his promise to "make good business," I set off on one of the more disappointing and frustrating business transactions I have ever experienced. [...]

September 18, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Flies, Fly Tying, Slide, Uncategorized

Feature: If you had only ONE fly . . .

Stuck on a deserted island... what fly would you want to throw if you only had one pattern? Captain Grant Gisondo's musings on the subject... [...]

August 15, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Flies, Slide, Spot

Fly Tying: Capt. Paul Fisicaro’s take on Borski’s Slider

The Deer Hair Shrimp fly is basically a Borski Slider except for the body is craft fur [...]

July 24, 2013 FEATURE STORY, Fly Tying, Slide, Spot

Of Interest: Fishing fly-tying master Megan Boyd’s story told in film

A new documentary, Kiss the Water, casts a light on the life and work of Megan Boyd [...]

June 29, 2013 Fly Tying, Of Interest, RECENT, Slide, Spot

Fly Tying: Foam head bait fish by Marcelo Morales of Fly Dreamers

Marcelo Morales' baitfish attractor pattern with foam head has many applications. [...]

June 12, 2013 Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide, Spot

Video: How to whip finish by hand – easier than a WF tool

There are three different ways to make a hand-tied whip-finish [...]

June 12, 2013 Fly Tying, RECENT, Slide, Spot, Tips & Tactics, Videos