Published Jan 31. 2024 - 4 months ago

Partridge and Orange

Very simple, but yet very effective, is the keywords behind this small softhackle fly - this is the famous Partridge & Orange, a super effective pattern for trout and graylings. It is easy to overdress this fly, so in this video the skilled flytyer and flyfisher Håkan Karsnäser will demonstrate how to tie this effective fly with only two materials: thread and a feather - simplicity in the finest form!.

Hook: Ahrex FW562 Short Nymph # 14
Thread: Pearsall’s Gossamer Tying Silk Orange
Body: Pearsall’s Gossamer Tying Silk Orange
Hackle: Partridge feather

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