These Caddisflies feature the Wonder Wings
from Montana Fly Company and Nature's Spirit
Spun yarn. Spun yarn can be twisted for a
segmented body or untwisted for a smooth body.
Spun yarn is also treated with preen oil for
1. Tie in your spun yarn at the rear of the
2. Advance the thread 2/3 if the way up the
shank. Wrap over the dubbing three times
towards the rear. We want to set the wings on
top of the dubbing instead of the bare shank.
3. Tie your wonder wing on top of the dubbing.
This is much easier than trying to tie ;your wing
on a bare shank.
Nature's Spirit Spun Yarn "Spun by
Julie! Nature's Spirit has very high
quality fly tying material!
4. Tie in your hackle and make two or three
turns towards the eye and three more turns
back through the hackle and tie off. Weave
your thread through the hackle and finish
the head. This will give you a nice, durable
Finished Fly. Hackle should be splayed out
towards the front and the rear. Nothing
worse than straight hackle.
Wonder Wing Caddis with Hemingway Deer
A swarm of Caddisflies.
CDC Wonder Wing Caddis
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