Month fly no.2 – JEANNIE – STEP BY STEP

The Jeannie pattern is from river Dee, devised by W. Brown but has found regular use on rivers all over Scotland. this is a low water fly in high summer.

Here is the tying pattern and under you can see a nice step by step on the fly.

  • Hook: Double hook size  8 from The Fly Co
  • Tag: Silver tinsel from The Fly Co
  • Tail: Sunburst flouro fiber from The Fly Co
  • Body: 1/2 half yellow holo. tinsel and 1/3 black floss from The Fly Co
  • Rib: Silver tinsel from The Fly Co
  • Wing: Fiery brown racoon from The Fly Co
  • Front Hackel: Black hen feather from The Fly Co
  • Eyes: Kingfisher blue amherst
  • Head: Black Veevus thread 14/0 from The Fly Co