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    Tie of the Month November: "Thunder and Lightning"

    Dam !!!!!! thought it was a new ‘handicap’ system Ian was trying out…..next month Snap,Spectrum,Jockiescott,Dr P and Andrzej with a bit of luck 🤣
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    Tie of the Month November: "Thunder and Lightning"

    Headache, headache,headache ….what a tough choice from a brilliant entry of flies. Outstanding entry for me was G.K’s drowning parrot…..a totally unique style of tieing that would annoy me to death if I was a salmon and I would just have to put it out of its suffering . My other two votes...
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    Tie of the Month November: "Thunder and Lightning"

    🤔 IT’S THE TYPE OF PATTERN THAT NEEDS A LITTLE SPARKLE TO BRING IT TO LIFE….😂 PURE CLASS 👌
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    Tie of the Month November: "Thunder and Lightning"

    A stunning looking fly and I can really appreciate the skills involved. You’re points raised are interesting and it is a tricky one…..at the end of the day we could all play safe and enter a small Irish type shrimp pattern and be a long way down the line in getting some votes but for what long...
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    Tie of the Month November: "Thunder and Lightning"

    What is it about this last entry 🤔….I can’t stop looking at it. Great dramatic photo for a start and even though the fly looks a bit like a drowned parrot it’s full of life and character and out of all the entries so far….would definitely be the one I would most want to give a swim.Just brilliant 👌
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    Tie of the Month November: "Thunder and Lightning"

    It would of been in my early teens and definitely on a Saturday morning that I first saw my first Thunder and Lightning salmon fly. My weekend routine was to finish my paper round,get paid and without fail call in with John Rosser at his tackle shop in Aberystwyth.John would know exactly what...
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    Tie of the Month November: "Thunder and Lightning"

    It’s pure genius when someone comes up with a brand new take on a traditional pattern…..I take my hat off to you Ian👌 looks deadly.
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    POLL: Tie of the Month October: 'Ghoulies and Ghosties and Long Leggedy Beasties'

    That does look genuinely scary 😳…and the photo really dramatic 👌
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    POLL: Tie of the Month October: 'Ghoulies and Ghosties and Long Leggedy Beasties'

    Well…was just thinking it could be a ‘’entry requirement’’ for the name of your fly…..if theirs a outfit that fits the name then all good 🤔 But then again what about “Thunder and lightning “….always a part of any horror/Halloween film 🤔 😂….anyway some great entries this month and a brilliant...
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    POLL: Tie of the Month October: 'Ghoulies and Ghosties and Long Leggedy Beasties'

    WOW!!!…..the last two entries are sublime 😳 My apologies to all you ”UNDERTAKERS “ out there ,I stand corrected, when I searched “Halloween undertaker outfits “ their was a great choice so there must be a few walking around playing the part 😂😱
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    POLL: Tie of the Month October: 'Ghoulies and Ghosties and Long Leggedy Beasties'

    Your wrong their…I once had one in a latex ‘cat suit‘ type thing wearing high heels and it wasn’t Halloween 🤔 not sure if it was my birthday 😂
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    POLL: Tie of the Month October: 'Ghoulies and Ghosties and Long Leggedy Beasties'

    Great entry Andrzej ….like a butterfly sitting there,far too pretty for Halloween. Your fly name…as close as 90% of us are to coming under the theme 😂…. you can always add a few 😱😱either side of it to make you feel better.
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    POLL: Tie of the Month October: 'Ghoulies and Ghosties and Long Leggedy Beasties'

    🤔 quite true….I’ve never had a “killer’ or an “ undertaker” knocking on my door on Halloween…thank goodness 😂 Just because your fly has the best name so far!!!!!
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    POLL: Tie of the Month October: 'Ghoulies and Ghosties and Long Leggedy Beasties'

    I’m not too sure if my entry is technical enough for “Tie of the month “ but it would certainly qualify for a pattern you should fish this month …..one of my favourite late season easy, no messing, flies to tie,this one on a small brass tube. THE RED DEVIL SHRIMP as tied by Legend David McPhail.
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    POLL: Tie of the Month September 2021: 'Back to Basics'

    Another incredible month of entries not only for tying skills but some inspirational patterns ……well done to all for taking part. An easy three patterns stood out for me:- Jockiescott….just looks like a banker,would be the first fly on and would fish it all day with confidence...
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    POLL: Tie of the Month October: 'Ghoulies and Ghosties and Long Leggedy Beasties'

    Lee…..a superb first entry from you, your tying skills look class! worth you getting a better photo in because that fly deserves it👍
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    POLL: Tie of the Month September 2021: 'Back to Basics'

    Great entry and brilliant to see you giving it a go….It’s the taking part that counts and all that…👍
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    POLL: Tie of the Month September 2021: 'Back to Basics'

    This month has just flown bye …wanted to get my entry in early but I find my self at the very death again. Some great entries as usual….well done to all. My entry is a little play on a squirrel and blue tied on a size 8. Tail: Dyed blue squirrel with lureflash crystal hair ‘blue pearl’...
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    POLL: Tie of the Month September 2021: 'Back to Basics'

    I’m snookered also as I have only the wrong colours available …..but I plan to use all the band colours and send in a black and white photo 😜
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    POLL: Tie of the Month September 2021: 'Back to Basics'

    Brilliant fly and photo…did you plan on the ‘light strobe effect ‘ 👌 or was it by accident 🤔
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