Ghillie Talk

Lady Caroline

Stuart Foxall is tying a modern version of a favourite spey pattern the Lady Caroline. Fantastic classic pattern sparse and mobile!

- Single hook
- Golden pheasant tail
- Chartreuse and gold dubbing
- Silver flat tinsel
- Silver oval tinsel
- Gold oval tinsel
- Light grey heron hackle
- Golden pheasant rump head hackle
- Bronze mallard wings

Silver hook white thread
Flat siver tinsel, oval silver tinsel and gold oval tinsel for the ribbing
Light grey heron hackle for the body hackle
Golden Pheasant tail
Chartreuse and gold dubbing mix for the body
Wrap the flat tinsel, then the silver and gold oval tinsel for the rib
Wrap heron hackle on top of the flat tinsel
Golden pheasant rump head hackle and fold down fibres for the wing
Bronze mallard wings
Finish off with black varnish for a nice small neat head