Yarnie Variations

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  1. flyfishmt

    flyfishmt Active Member

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    I made a few variations to my Yarnie patterns to make them more diverse and able to fit into many fly fishing situations. With these patterns, I would be able to use them when Spey casting, swinging with my single hand or switch, dry fly or tight line nymphing. Cone Head.jpg Spent Wing.jpg MOE Yarnies.jpg Yarnie Bugger.jpg Egg Sucking.jpg
     
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    dude
     
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    Tacoma Red Active Member

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    How about a sz 20?
     
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    triploidjunkie Active Member

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    Pure awesomeness!!!! That should get the swingers panties in a bunch!
     
  5. generic

    generic Justified

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    Hey, I like to swing too! So I fixed it for ya. :p
     
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    generic Justified

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    BTW, what is that hook?
     
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    orangeradish Eyes to the sky...

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    The spent wing yarnie is a classic.
     
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    GAT Dumbfounded

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    Around these parts, when it comes to fooling steelhead, it's hard to beat a combination of hot pink and chartreuse.

    I've caught more steelhead on patterns tied in pink and chartreuse than any others.
     
  9. flyfishmt

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    Here is another one of my favorites. These are all tied on a Gamakatsu C14S #2. It's a great hook for Yarnies, Glo-bugs, stingers or for pegging beads. An all around hook for the all around fly fisherman and tyer.


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  10. David Dalan

    David Dalan 69°19'15.35" N 18°44'22.74" E

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    Yarnie bugger = awesome.
     
  11. plaegreid

    plaegreid Saved by the buoyancy of citrus

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    This thread makes me so happy.
     
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    Irafly Indi "Ira" Jones

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    Me too man, me too.
     
  13. bennysbuddy

    bennysbuddy the sultan of swing

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    natural blondes get my panties in a bunch, yarnies not so much!!
     
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    triploidjunkie Active Member

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    The swingers reference could easily be interpreted as a double entendre' also.
     
  15. flyfishmt

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    One of my all time faves. P1000964.JPG