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Sunday, August 16, 2015

Tying the Little Yellow Sally Nymph

Little Yellow Sally Nymph




This version of the Little Yellow Sally nymph has become my preferred pattern over the course of many years. It is productive season after season and when the time comes that it is needed, it seldom fails to bring fish to the net. 

LYS Recipe


Hook:  #18 Curved Shank Nymph Hook
Bead:  Gold Tungsten
Thread: 6/0 Dark Brown
Tail: Yellow-Dyed Pheasant Tail
Abdomen: Yellow-Dyed Pheasant Tail
Rib: Fine Gold Wire
Thorax:  Olive Ice-Dub
Hackle:  Yellow-dyed Brahma
Wing-case:  Bug Bond