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Victoria’s Secret
Originated and Tied by Eric Martin

Victoria’s Secret

Name

Victoria’s Secret

Category Steelhead
Hook Gamakatsu Traditional Series T10-6H, size 2 and 4
Thread

Danville Hot Pink 6/0

Tail Fl. Cerise Saddle Hackle
Butt Chartreuse Antron Yarn
Body

Pink Antron Yarn

Rib Size 14 Oval Tinsel
Body Hackle Hot Pink Schlappen
Wing 2 Hot Pink Saddle Hackle, 1 White Saddle Hackle
Eyes

5/32” Silver I-Balz

Victoria’s Secret was originated and tied by Salmonfly.Net Contributing Fly Tyer Eric Martin.

Eric wrote about his fly, ". I've come up with a couple patterns for steelhead here in the Oregon coast range that I would be happy to pass on to fellow fishermen (fisherpersons!). One, a shrimp pattern, has even drawn the interest of Umpqua Feather Merchants, and has been used from Rainbow King Lodge to the Bahamas, I call it The Skrunk - why, I don't know. Shrimp was too normal, and my friend started calling them 'skrunks' and it went from there. The second (for the moment) is a spey-ish swing pattern called 'Victoria's Secret'."

Read more about Eric Martin and see more of his flies at The Flies of Eric Martin.

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