We sat down with Scientific Angler’s Jeff Wieringa and asked him ten questions. If you don’t know Jeff, you should. You probably owe a lot of the innovations in fly fishing to his mad-scientist type mind. He is inventor of Sharkskin and the designer of the new Scientific Anglers waterproof fly boxes. Jeff was the […]
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Doctors Orders: Take one Ambien (a sleeping pill with apparently some side effects) before bedtime and tie a fly while you sleep. Apparently, I did just that. I awoke to find this little size #18 baetis nymph in my vise. Different from the baetis I normally tie, I vaguely remember dreaming about tying this fly […]
With the craze of all the ladies putting feathers in their hair (see our recent post about this), we started thinking about all the materials we have in our fly tying department. Our findings…the fly tying selection also doubles as a fashion gold mine! As we stood looking at all the possibilities, we were overwhelmed […]
Imagine the surprise of receiving this picture via text without any prior knowledge that the person was going to be getting this tattoo. Then imagine that person being your 50 year old father! I laughed so hard I cried. My face hurt from the explosion of laughter that followed seeing this picture. Granted my dad […]
The fly-tying-materials-in-your-hair-craze came front and center here today. These very nice girls came by looking for hackles, flashabou and fur to integrate into their hair. Much like a Tiger Muskie, they seemed to be attracted to the brighter, flashier colors. We called all of our fly tying supplies and got promptly laughed at when we […]
VIDEO: John Malovich from Hardy & Greys shows off the new Bougle and Cascapedia Fly Reels at the 2010 International Fly Tackle Dealer Show.
VIDEO: Brian Westover, the original Thingama-dude, discusses the new products for 2011. Westwater Products is home of the Thingamabobber Strike Indicators.
VIDEO: The new SA Mastery Textured Fly Line bridges the gap between Mastery and Sharkskin…Greg Pearson talks about the new lines.
VIDEO: Steve Densely of the Cortland Line, Co. shows off a few of the new products for 2011
VIDEO: Greg Pearson gives us a sneak peak at the new Winston BIIIx Fly Rods at the 2010 IFTD Show.
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