Lefty's Deceiver Pattern & Tying Instructions

Fly Tying Recipe: Lefty's Deceiver
Hook:
Mustad 34007, sizes 2/0-6.
Thread:
Fluorescent yellow, 140 denier.
Tail:
White saddle hackles, 3X length of hook shank.
Flash:
Pearlescent Krystal Flash and medium Flashabou.
Body:
Silver or pearl braid.
Wing:
White bucktail.
Overwing:
Chartreuse bucktail.
Gills:
Red Krystal Flash.
Head:
Tying thread.
Note:
Other great color combinations include red over white, olive over white, blue over white, red over yellow, olive over yellow, all white, and all black.
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