Watch Dave Bloom: Bloom's Rusty Flying Ant

Watch Dave Bloom: Bloom's Rusty Flying Ant

Dave Bloom: Bloom's Rusty Flying Ant

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  • Dave Bloom: Bloom's Parachute Caddis

    This pattern is a parachute caddis he uses on the big MO.

    RECIPE:
    Hook: TMC #921 #12-#18
    Thread: Tan
    Body: Golden Pheasant Tail
    Thorax: Hare's Ear
    Wing: Light Elk Downwing with black, hot orange, or pink post
    Cree or Dark Ginger variant wrappted as parachute hackle

  • Dave Bloom: Leadeye Gotcha

    RECIPE:

    Hook: Gamakatsu #2 SW
    Thread: Shell Pink FW
    Eyes: Med Lead Eye
    Tail/Body: Pearl flat braid
    Wing: Sand Craft Fur and Pearl Krystal Flash
    Glue: 30 min Epoxy

  • Boots Allen: Peacock

    RECIPE:

    Hook: Mustad 34011, Size 1/0; or Dai Riki #710, Size 4
    Thread: Red 3/0 Flat Wax Nylon
    Tail: Amber or Copper Krystal Flashabou
    Body: Krystal Flash Chenille
    Wing: Two Married Strips of Peacock Sword
    Beard: Angel Hair