Gold Butt Faux Plum
Hook: Daiichi 2051 Size #3
Tag: Fine Silver Oval Tinsel
Tail: Orange-dyed GP Tippets
Butt: Golden Yellow Glass Beads
Body: Lucas' 'Plum' (S57) Iridescent Dubbing
Rib: Small Silver Oval Tinsel
Collar(s): Sparse Purple Hen Hackle under Purple Guinea Fowl
Wing: Polar Bear accented w/ a few strands of Silver Holographic Lite-Brite
Head: Danville no-wax 6/0 Purple (#92) Flymaster thread
This attractive version of the Faux Lum Plum is the result of some recent work Scott Howell has been doing with beaded flies. The original version of the Faux Lum Plum (which see) was designed by Amy Randall-Hazel and has proven to be a very effective pattern on the lower Deschutes.
You can read about Scotty and see many more of his flies on his page on this site, Scotty Howell Flies.