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Salmonfly.Net Salmon and Steelhead Fly Tying Guide  In Memory of Yuri Shumakov

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Tying in the Body Material Winding The Body and Tying Off

Wind the thread forward to just before the eye and tie in the body material. Examples would be floss, fur dubbing, or tinsel. Wind body material backward and forward making a tapered body. Tie off. .

Wind The Ribbing Forward and Tie Off

Next, wind the ribbing forward in about 5 or 6 spirals and tie off.

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