Beaded Falmer’s Freak

Beaded Falmer’s Freak

hook any wet fly hook
hook size(s) 10-16
thread 6/0, 8/0 – color used on fly
tail end of hook plamered grizzly hackle
abdomen red or green floss
rib flat gold – over floss
thorax wrapped peacock – in front of that: bead
hackle partridge wrapped in front of bead

notes: Best used during emergence, on the swing. (best used with bead one size larger than usual hook size)

submitted by: Fred Falmer at falmerc@aol.com