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8 Fly Fishing Gift Ideas for the Fanatic Fly Angler

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Stuck for ideas on a Christmas gift for a loved one? Do they have all the gear and no idea? (Don’t tell them we said that!) Our Fly Fishing Gift Ideas host a selection of must-have fly fishing accessories, fly tying materials and fly patterns for the discerning angler… Fly Fishing Gift Ideas Fulling Mill Hooks – Prices start from £5.95 For those who tie flies running out of hooks is not fun or convenient. We live … Read More 8 Fly Fishing Gift Ideas for the Fanatic Fly Angler

Tying the Hoodlum Fly Pattern

After four years of field testing, tweaking and more testing, the Hoodlum streamer has passed with flying colours! Now you won’t find me fishing the salt without a gang of hoodlums! Although verging on the fancy, this streamer was inspired not only by the sparser flat-wing patterns that have proven so effective on Scandinavian salt water sea trout, but  also a series of salt water patterns I have been tying the past five years, that … Read More Tying the Hoodlum Fly Pattern