• Baby Rainbow Streamer Dec. 2015 Fly Of The Month

                                                     FLY OF THE MONTH                                        Baby Rainbow Streamer Hook:  Size #10 Daiichi 1260 streamer hook. Tying thread:   Red thread. Bead:  1/8” multi hued rainbow bead. Tail:  Two dun saddle hackles (I get them off a dry fly neck). Body:  Metallic embroidery thread – a mixture of green, bronze, gold. Lateral line/side […]

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  • Fly Of The Month “Rainbow Warrior” Nov. 2015

    FLY OF THE MONTH Rainbow Warrior (and variation Dragon Warrior)   Rainbow_Warrior: Dragon-Warrior   Hook:  Tiemco 2487  Size #14-#20. Tying thread:   Red 8/0 or UTC 70. Bead:  Rainbow bead, glass bead, or bead of choice. Tail:   Pheasant tail fibers. Body:  Pearl mylar tinsel, flashabou, or ribbon. (Black halographic tinsel for the Dragon Warrior). Thorax:  Rainbow […]

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  • Slumpbuster – A streamer by John Barr October 2015

          FLY OF THE MONTH October 2015 Paul Dinice – Slumpbuster – A streamer by John Barr  Hook:  TMC 5262 Size #2-#10. Tying thread:   3/0 olive Monocord. Cone:  Silver or gold, brass or tungsten sized to match hook size. Weight:   Lead wire, sized to hook. Rib:  Brassie sized chartreuse ultra-wire. Body:   Silver Body […]

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  • Euro Jig Pheasant Tail Dec. 2014

    Paul Dinice – December 2014 Fly of the Month Hook:  Jig Hook Size #10-#18.  I use Allen Fly Fishing J100 BL hooks. Tying thread:   UTC 70 denier Black or brown. Bead:  Black tungsten bead. Tail:  Cul de leon feather fibers. Abdomen:  Pheasant Tail fibers. Rib:   Copper Ultra-wire ‘brassie’ sized wire. Hot Spot:  UV Hot Orange […]

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  • Small Fry

    Paul Dinice –  November Fly of the Month Small Fry Salt Water Version Hook:  Mustad 34077 or similar – size to match forage fish (Pictured is tied onSize 4 hook). Thread:  Mono, 3/0 thread, flat waxed nylon, or Fly Master Plus, with color to match wing. Belly(underwing):  White buck tail. Flash:  A few strands of holographic […]

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  • Missing Link Caddis

    Paul Dinice – October 2014 Fly of the Month Hook:  Size #15-#17 Tiemco 102Y.  Tying thread:   Uni-Thread 8/0 in camel. Abdomen:  Thread. Rib:   Single strand of pearl Flasabou or Krystal Flash. Abdomen Coating:  Softex, Flexcement, or Hard As Nails. Dubbing Ball:  Peacock Ice Dub. Downwings:  Dun Z-lon. Upwing:  Elk or coastal deer hair with dark […]

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  • Torrey’s Bead Head Hares Ear Caddis

    Paul Dinice – September 2014 Fly of the Month Hook:  Tiemco 2487  or Scud hook of choice Size #12-#18.  Tying thread:   Black or brown. Bead:  Copper colored tungsten bead. Abdomen/Body:  70% Hare’s Ear (sheared from mask), mixed with 10% gray squirrel, mixed with 10% Hare’s Ear Antron dubbing, and mixed with 10% assorted Ice Dub/Prism […]

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  • Improved Clouser Minnow

    Paul Dinice – June 2014   Fly of the Month     Hook:  Mustad 34077 or similar – size to match forage fish. Thread:  Mono, 3/0 thread, flat waxed nylon, or Fly Master Plus, with color to match wing. Eyes:  Dumbells – red with black eyes or white with black eyes. Belly:  Pearl Bill’s Body Braid […]

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  • Iced Cases Caddis

    Paul Dinice – May Fly of the Month Hook:  Daiichi 1550 or nymph hook of choice Size #12-#18. Tying thread:   Uni 8/0 in olive. Bead:  Black tungsten bead to match the size of the hook. Abdomen:  Peacock Ice Dub. Rib:   Small copper wire. Thorax:  Insect green Superfine Dubbing – or insect green/chartreuse Ice Dub – […]

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  • The Trickster

    Paul Dinice – April Fly of the Month Hook:  Owner 5311-133 Red Finish 3/0 or Mustad 34007ss 4/0 Thread:  Monofilament, fine. Eyes:  Chartreuse Bead Chain, Medium. Body:  Rainbow Flash-a-bou under white super hair, under SF Shrimp Flash Blend, under SF Olive Flash Blend, under 5-6 strands of peacock herl.  (This is also a great pattern […]

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  • Irresistible Griffiths Gnat

    Paul Dinice – March Fly of the Month FLIES TIED BY HFFA MEMBER WILL STONE Hook:  Size #10-#16 Dry Fly hook. Tying thread:   Black 6/0. Body:  Spun Black Deerhair. Hackle:  Grizzly Hackle. This Fly of the Month was submitted and tied by HFFA member Will Stone.  If you know Will, you know that his passion […]

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  • Thin Mint Wooly Bugger

    Paul Dinice – February 2014 Fly of the Month Hook:  3x or 4x streamer hook Size #4-#10 Tying thread:   Mono Thread Head:  Gold cone to match hook. Weight:   Medium lead wire. Tail:  Black marabou over brown marabou over olive marabou. Tail feathers are flanked with two thin pieces of Pearl Flashabou or tinsel. Body:  Peacock […]

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