Over on instagram, PXATIM asked me for a step by step of this easy baitfish pattern. There’s not much to it, and it’s nothing new. So here goes. Materials C47SD 2/0 hook Thread of choice White maribou Yellow maribou Green olive maribou June bug Flashabou Peacock herl Ice dub UV tan Ice dub UV white…Read details
Jordan and I drove out to the western burbs on Friday night to meet up with Kurt, Jen, Austin, Cathy, Kevin, and Steve for a little pre-show get together. It was a damned good time. Lots of laughs, some good beer, and I found out I have crazy lung capacity. The next day we hit…Read details
Wanna keep your beer cold on the water? Wanna do it with style? You’ll need one of these.
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Many great things have come from Michigan. The Chevy, Stroh’s, and frosted flakes. For a long time now I’ve had another export from Michigan on my wish list and today I was lucky enough to acquire one. A Granite Fly pedestal base. You might have seen guys at shows tying on them, especially in the…Read details
Just got an email with some final details for the ISA/Drift Early Show next Saturday. If you’re in the Chicago area you should definitely come out and say hi. The Early Show A Fly Tying & Fishing Show Presented by the ISA & Drift Saturday 11/10/12 9 am to 4:30pm On the Fox River at:…Read details
Find this photo on the Pile Cast facebook page and click like. If you already have, you’re awesome. The pot has been sweetened thanks to the good folks at Costa Sunglasses. I’d been saving these items for another giveaway, but figured why not do it now. Here’s how it’ll go down.. Random names will be…Read details