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MP's Purple Crush (Spey)

MP's Purple Crush (Spey)

I LOVE how this pattern looks. Still an affordable tie although I did use some less common feathers for this pattern (Reeves Pheasant Skin set me back $20, Silver Pheasant Skin $30). The combination of colors and patterns really came together in this experiment - arguably this fly may be more pleasing to the eye than the fish..we'll see!

Pattern (as tied)
Hook - Daichii 2161 size 1
Body - aft 2/3, Flat Silver Tinsel. Front Third, Black Floss
Ribbing - Oval Silver Tinsel (fine) - entire length of body
Spey Hackle - Ringneck Pheasant Rump Feather, Dyed WINE
Wing - Matched Reeves Pheasant Shoulder
Collar- Silver Pheasant Back
Thread - Black

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