Category Archives: Carrie Stevens

Ryan Houston tied Carrie Stevens’ Gray Ghost

Tied by: Ryan Houston Originated by: Carrie Stevens Hook: #2 8xl Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek Rangeley Steamer Thread: White Tag: Flat silver tinsel Body: Orange floss / silk Ribbing: Fine flat silver tinsel Belly: 6 strands of peacock herl followed … Continue reading

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Tying Carrie Stevens’ Shang’s Special

Shang’s Special is one of 3 streamer patterns named in honor of Charles E. Wheeler by Mrs. Stevens. I’ve put together a tutorial on how I tie this streamer including how I assemble the wing. This is a unique streamer … Continue reading

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Green Drake tied by Stanley Williams

Tied by: Stanley Williams Originated by: Carrie G. Stevens Green Drake Streamer Fly Pattern Hook: Mustad 3907 B #2 Thread: White 8/0 Tag: Silver flat metal tinsel Body: Orange silk floss Rib: Silver flat metal tinsel Belly: White goat hair … Continue reading

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Lew Oatman, Carrie Stevens and Jack Gartside on Ebay

It’s been some time since I’ve posted any Ebay items, but there is a nice range of items coming up recently. First up is a rare Lew Oatman streamer. It is a Bill Edson pattern, the Edson Dark Tiger, one … Continue reading

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Hooks and Streamers

If the Farmer’s Almanac holds any truth, we’re in for a cold winter. Thankfully there have been quite a few nice hooks and flies on Ebay for those of us looking to twist away the dull days of winter. I’ve … Continue reading

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A Cache of Carrie Stevens and Bert Quimby Flies

For anyone who has been searching for a few vintage flies from the likes of Carrie Stevens and Bert Quimby, there is some wonderful news. Ebay seller xennifer has stumbled upon a treasure of 16 carded Bert Quimby streamers, 5 … Continue reading

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White Ghost by Eunan Hendron

Tied by: Eunan Hendron Originated by: Carrie Stevens Source: Carrie G. Stevens: Maker of Rangeley Favorite Trout and Salmon Flies – Hilyard, 2000, pg. 146-147 White Ghost Streamer Fly Pattern Hook: Gaelic Supreme Mike Martinek Rangeley Streamer hook 8xl #1 … Continue reading

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Unnamed #2 by Marcelo Morales

Tied by: Marcelo Morales Originated by: Carrie Stevens Source: Forgotten flies Unnamed #2 streamer fly pattern recipe Hook: Partridge CS15 #4 Tag: Flat silver tinsel Body: Orange floss Rib: Silver flat tinsel Belly: White bucktail throat: Yellow hackle fibers Wing: … Continue reading

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