Glacier Smelt by Deryn LaCombe

Glacier Smelt - Deryn LaCombe
Glacier Smelt – Deryn LaCombe

Tied by: Deryn LaCombe
Originated by: Deryn LaCombe

Glacier Smelt streamer fly pattern recipe

Hook: 6xl #8
Thread: White
Body: Pearl flat tinsel
Throat: White hackle fibers
Wing: Silver Doctor blue hackles flanked by white hackles
Cheeks: Silver pheasant body feathers dyed Silver Doctor blue
Eyes: Jungle cock nail
Head: White

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deryn_lacombe_head Deryn LaCombe – Deryn has been seated behind a vise tying streamer flies for over 35 years. After accidentally shooting himself in the foot in 1978 while target shooting on a fishing trip, and oblivious to the impact it would have on defining his life and who he would become, he became the proud recipient of a fly tying kit from an aunt and uncle as a get-well gift.
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[visit Deryn’s streamer page on Streamers 365]

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