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Purple Haze Crippler







hook - WFC Model 6 #10
thread - MFC 8/0 purple
tag - holo tinsel purple
rib - small wire silver
body - Orvis Prism dubbing purple
hackles - purple/Cree
1st shoulder - golden pheasant body red
2nd shoulder - hen saddle grizzly

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Cheeky Muddler







A little flash can’t hurt; borrowed the idea from Rob Denson.

hook - WFC Model 6 #10
thread - SemperFli 8/0 tan
tag - tinsel gold
rib - small wire gold
body - Ice Dub pheasant tail
hackle - Cree
shoulder - mottled brown hen
cheeks - Uni Mylar orange/peacock
collar/head - deer hair

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Muddled Kate McLaren (variation)







Made a few mods to Rob Denson’s Improved wet fly; the pheasant neck makes an interesting shoulder.

hook - WFC Model 6 #10
thread - SemperFli 8/0 black
tag - tinsel silver
tail - yarn gold
rib - small wire silver
body - Ice Dub black
hackle - furnace
shoulder - pheasant neck
collar/head - deer hair

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Veiled Kate McLaren (variation)







Experimenting a bit; tail and veil don’t quite go together.

hook - WFC Model 6 #10
thread - SemperFli 8/0 black
tag - tinsel silver
tail - golden pheasant crest
rib - small wire silver
body - Ice Dub black
hackle - furnace
shoulder - pheasant neck
veil - Starburst dubbing gold

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Spruce Moth Dyret









Probably should have used tan thread but I wasn’t planning on a spruce moth when I started tying this.

hook - WFC Model 3 #10
thread - SemperFli 8/0 brown
tail/head - deer hair
abdomen/thorax - Starburst dubbing tan
body hackle - ginger
wing - Congo Hair shiner tan
shoulder - pheasant rump

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IHNI Bullethead











I Have No Idea. Definitely not what I was planning to tie; it should float, though.

hook - WFC Model 6 #8
thread - Uni 6/0 camel
rib - tying thread
tail - moose body hair
body - deer hair
wing - Congo Hair shiner tan
shoulder - pheasant rump
collar/head - deer hair

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Veiled Muddler







More experimenting.

hook - WFC Model 6 #10
thread - SemperFli 8/0 tan
rib - small wire gold
body - bleached hare's ear
hackles - ginger
1st shoulder - bleached pheasant rump
2nd shoulder - Starburst dubbing gold
collar/head - caribou

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Quigley Cripple (variation)











hook - WFC Model 3 #10
thread - SemperFli 8/0 tan
tail - moose body hair
shuck - Congo Hair shiner tan
body - Ice Dub hare’s ear
wing - Congo Hair shiner tan
hackle - Cree
pad/post - deer hair

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Quigley Cripple II (variation)











Michigan body version.

hook - WFC Model 3 #10
thread - Uni 6/0 camel
tail - moose body hair
rib - tying thread
body - deer hair
wing - Congo Hair shiner tan
hackle - Cree
pad/post - deer hair

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Muddled Pheasant Matuka II







hook - WFC Model 6 #8
thread - SemperFli 8/0 tan
rib - small wire gold
body - Ice Dub pheasant tail
wing - pheasant rump feather(2)
shoulder - pheasant rump
collar/head - deer hair

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Pheasant Phlatwing Muddler









Couldn’t get a Matuka flatwing to work but still got the profile I wanted tying it this way.

hook - WFC Model 6 #8
thread - SemperFli 8/0 tan
body - Ice Dub pheasant tail
hackle - ginger
wing - pheasant rump feather(2)
shoulder - pheasant rump
collar/head - deer hair

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Muddled Purple Joe Flatwing









Changed the composition but maintained the color scheme of the original.

hook - WFC Model 6 #6
thread - SemperFli 8/0 black
tail - yarn red
abdomen - Orvis Saltwater thread fluoro orange
thorax - Orvis Spectra Blend purple
wing - golden badger
hackle - golden badger
collar/head - deer hair

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Purple Joe Shrimp







Would have liked a bit more variation between the tail and rear hackle but don’t have any red-dyed gp body feathers in my travel tying kit on this trip.

hook - WFC Model 6 #10
thread - Uni 8/0 black
tail - golden pheasant body feather red
rib - small wire gold
abdomen - Ice Dub hot orange
rear hackle - orange
thorax - Orvis Spectra Blend purple
front hackle - purple
shoulder - hen golden badger

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Culton’s Hopper Hammerdown









Based on a steelhead stonefly pattern; fished as a soggy hopper. Here’s his article if you’re interested; change color/size to suit your needs.

hook - WFC Model 6 #8
thread - SemperFli 8/0 fluoro green
rib - small oval tinsel gold
body - Ice Dub caddis green
hackle - hen golden badger
wing/head - deer hair

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Generic Caddis









Nothing in particular. Could be an emerger, egg-layer or cripple, I guess; you’d need a bead, non-tox underbody or split shot to get it down. Change color/size to suit your needs.

hook - WFC Model 11 #12
thread - Uni 8/0 camel
tag - Krystal Flash root beer/resin
rib - Krystal Flash root beer (doubled/twisted)
body - Ice Dub hare’s ear
wing - Congo Hair shiner tan
shoulder - sharptail grouse
head - grey squirrel (loop dubbed)

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Muddled Flatwing Silver Hilton









Notional.

hook - WFC Model 6 #8
thread - SemperFli 8/0 black
tail - yarn chartreuse
rib - small wire silver
body - Ice Dub black
hackle - black
wing - hen saddle grizzly
shoulder - Mearns quail
collar/head - deer hair

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