Prince Nymph


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  • Hook: Size 14 – 3x long Streamer
  • Thread: 8/0 Black
  • Bead: 1/8 Gold
  • Tail: Brown Goose Biots
  • Body: Peacock Herl
  • Rib: Medium Gold Tinsel
  • Wing: White Goose Biots
  • Beard: Pheasant Rump
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Slide bead onto hook. Take 2 goose biots and tie in as a SPLIT tail.

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Tie in some medium gold tinsel, which will be used to rib the fly later.

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Tie in 3 to 4 peacock herls, wrap them around your thread for strength and then wrap forward to form the body.

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Tie in copper wire for ribbing later.

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Tie in a pheasant rump feather near the eyelet.

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Wrap hackle about 3 times to form beard.

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Tie in 3 strands of peacock herl and wrap forward to form the head.

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Tie in, on top of the head, two white goose biots for the wing and separate.

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Whip finish at the bead and the fly is ready for those small nymphing streams.