Dancing Minnow – Tuffleye

Here is a cool idea on how to use Tuffleye. By creatively using a bit of mono and careful application of Tuffleye, Hunter Granstaff has crafted a functional lip on this minnow pattern.

Tuffleye Dancing Minnow 

Head: Natural Deer hair
Hook: Mustad saltwater 3/0
Hackle: Large grizzly hackle
Tail: Gray big fly fiber, gold Flashabou, and six large grizzly hackles
Eyes: Self adhesive eyes secured with Tuffleye
Lip: Mono loop and Tuffleye

Click here for the tying instructions.

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~ by Darren M on March 11, 2008.

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