Category: Fly Tying

Ahrex – SloMotion Shrimp – tied by Jesper Lindquist Andersen

A shrimp fly that neither floats nor sinks... Yes, this crispy shrimp fly gives you a float in the water like no other traditional saltwater flies.

A shrimp fly that neither floats nor sinks… Yes, this crispy shrimp fly gives you a float in the water like no other traditional saltwater flies. Here you get a fly that is suspended and can be fished in slow motion. SloMotion Shrimp is a shrimp fly that is perfect for the coasts and fjords, […]

Loon University | How To: D-Loop Tweezer & Gator Grip Dubbing Spinner

Matt Callies sits down at the vice to show us some useful techniques to use with our D-Loop Tweezer and Gator Grip Dubbing Spinner!

Matt Callies sits down at the vice to show us some useful techniques to use with our D-Loop Tweezer and Gator Grip Dubbing Spinner!     https://loonoutdoors.com/products/d-loop-tweezer https://loonoutdoors.com/products/gator-grip-dubbing-spinner SUBSCRIBE to see more videos – http://bit.ly/loon-youtube. Follow us on INSTAGRAM – https://www.instagram.com/loonoutdoors/. Like us on FACEBOOK – https://www.facebook.com/loonoutdoors.

Ahrex – Light Cahill – by Håkan Karsnäser

In the series of flies under the "Catskill-style" there are several many classic dry fly patterns, which are imitations of mayflies.

In the series of flies under the “Catskill-style” there are several many classic dry fly patterns, which are imitations of mayflies. One of the most iconic patterns is the Light Cahill which appears to have been developed in the 1880’s.     The Light Cahill is identified by W. Patrick McCafferty in his aquatic entomology […]

Proposed legislation would ‘cripple’ fly tying industry in US states

The fly tying industry in Washington State is under threat from proposed legislation that would ban the sale of fur.

The fly tying industry in Washington State is under threat from proposed legislation that would ban the sale of fur. Opponents of a bill, which include the American Sportfishing Association (ASA), say the proposal would cripple the fly tying industry in the state. “This bill would condemn our business,” said Josh Phillips, co-owner of the […]

Ahrex – Silver Doctor – tied by Håkan Karsnäser

Among the most popular patterns of classic salmon flies, we find the Silver Doctor which is part of the Doctor series, designed by James Wright back in the 1850s.

Among the most popular patterns of classic salmon flies, we find the Silver Doctor which is part of the Doctor series, designed by James Wright back in the 1850s. The series features other classic patterns such as Black Doctor, Blue Doctor, White Doctor and Hemsdale Doctor. Silver Doctor is the only one with a beautiful […]

Ahrex – Magnus’ Fluo Madnes – tied by Stefan Enevoldsen, Fiskeshoppen

During the early fishing for the large silver-shiny salmon and sea trout, the flies should be of considerable size and with bright colors in order to attract attention.

During the early fishing for the large silver-shiny salmon and sea trout, the flies should be of considerable size and with bright colours in order to attract attention. One of the skilled fishermen at the legendary river Mørrum in southern Sweden is Magnus Olsson, who has created this eye-catching fly in slightly untraditional colours – […]

Special Programme for Children and Teenagers at the EWF!

The Popular Fly Tying and Fly Tying Competition of the Experience the World of Fly Fishing.

The Popular Fly Tying and Fly Tying Competition of the Experience the World of Fly Fishing The EWF fly tying team around Lara Schreiber and Horst Burgstaller invite all young fly tyers to the children’s and youth fly tying at the stand TOG 18-19 on the first floor of the Tenne. Everyone is welcome – […]

He is a “must” at the EWF – Ken Middlemist from the UK is coming!

Ken Middlemist is one of the last living fly dressers (tyers) who learned and worked in the old Hardy company in Alnwick.

Ken Middlemist is one of the last living fly dressers (tyers) who learned and worked in the old Hardy company in Alnwick. Many know him from the film: “The Lost World of Mr. Hardy”. Ken will tie salmon flies at the Experience the World of Fly Fishing in his hand (without a tying vise) and […]

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