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Honey Blonde (Brooks)
Tied by William Lovelace

Honey Blonde

Name

Honey Blonde

Category Saltwater
Hook

Mustad 34007 #2

Thread

Black 3/0 Monocord   

Tail Yellow Bucktail
Body Flat Gold Tinsel
Wing Yellow Bucktail

Honey Blonde  was tied by Contributing Fly Tyer William Lovelace.   See many more of his flies at his page on this site, The Flies of William Lovelace.

Bill's Notes: One of the original Blondes. The High Tie wing angle is supported by some thread turns pulled under the wing. The Honey and Strawberry Blondes are the only 2 Blondes that Brooks used gold tinsel for the body.

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