#25-2013 – Rainbow Delight by Kevin Kirkelie

#25-2013 Rainbow Delight - Kevin Kirkelie

#25-2013 Rainbow Delight – Kevin Kirkelie

Tied by: Kevin Kirkelie
Originated by: Kevin Kirkelie

Hook: Mustad 79580 #1
Thread: White 6/0
Tail: Peacock sword fibers
Body: White floss
Rib: Silver flat tinsel
Wing: Olive over pink over white bucktail
Throat: Lady Amherst pheasant head feather dyed blue
Head: Black

Notes: Kevin is a big believer in fishing trout fry patterns and has developed several productive patterns over the years. The Rainbow Delight is just one of those designs that has made a home in his fly box. The fly features an interesting blue cheek originating from just under the crest of the Lady Amherst pheasant’s head. It results in a beautiful, inviting and colorful fry pattern trout will undoubtedly fall victim to.

Kevin Kirkelie Kevin Kirkelie – In having a Grandfather who was a avid fisherman, I was hooked at a early age. So…from my dad’s handy craftsmanship, he made me a homemade vise to start tying with, so that set the stage for what turned out to be my greatest artistic passion ever.
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2 Responses to #25-2013 – Rainbow Delight by Kevin Kirkelie

  1. Kelly L says:

    This is a beauty, no doubt about it!

  2. Jim Bennett says:

    love it,the blue cheeks would make a great target spot…

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