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Preventing Wing Roll in Traditional Featherwing Streamers – Stanley Wilfred Williams

The traditional method of “stacking the stems” did not work for me right from the start. The wing would have a tendency to roll and make me very frustrated after I had spent an hour getting the chassis (as I … Continue reading

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Jack Gartside Darkside

Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek Rangeley streamer hook 8xl, #2 Thread: Black, 6/0 Tag: Silver flat tinsel Body: Red floss Ribbing: Silver flat tinsel Underwing: Five strands of peacock herl white bucktail Wing: Matched furnace saddle or neck feathers Cheek: … Continue reading

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Big Poppey by Bill Chandler

Tied by: Bill Chandler Originated by: Bill Chandler Big Poppey Fly Pattern Hook: Castle Arms Heritage Allcock BG3 #2 Thread: White 8/0 Tag: Silver flat tinsel Body: Green silk Rib: Silver flat tinsel Belly: White bucktail Throat: Red schlappen Under-wing: … Continue reading

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Eunan Hendron, Loydd Lutes and Larry Leight Streamers

It’s the last day of 2014 and there are some really cool and unique streamers on auction. We will be posting a few more collections over the next year including streamers from Bill Chandler, Ken Craigue Jr and Steve Cullen. … Continue reading

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Streamers 365 Volume 1-3 Now Available as Trade Edition

Good News! It may have taken quite a while, but trade editions are finally complete and available online now. The new editions feature all of the same content as the photo books, but are printed on industry standard paper to … Continue reading

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Lloyd Lutes Streamers and WIllis & Sons Hooks

It was a welcome surprise to see a new set of streamers for sale on Ebay from noted Canadian tyer Lloyd Lutes. Not only does he tie a mean streamers, but he is also quite accomplished at tying fully dressed … Continue reading

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Streamers on Auction

I’m just back from the 2014 International Fly Tying Symposium in New Jersey with a couple new sets of streamers that will be posted in the upcoming months. It was really a great show for streamers and I had a … Continue reading

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Donald Bruce Soar – 1963 – 2014

I was shocked and saddened today to learn about our friend Don Soar passing away. Rest well dear friend. Don was a huge part of the Streamers 365 project and we will miss miss him dearly. He was truly one … Continue reading

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