In this video I show you how to tie a Stewart, my goto summer steelhead fly pattern. This fly was developed by Marty Sherman, an old friend of the family. I hope to get Marty on the podcast soon.
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The Stewart Material List
Thread: 8/0 Uni Thread Black (click here to purchase)
Hook: Daiichi #2441 size #6 (click here to purchase)
Tail: Golden Pheasant Tippets (click here to purchase)
Body: Hare’s Ice Dub Black (click here to purchase)
Rib: Medium Gold Tinsel (click here to purchase)
Hackle: Black Hackle (click here to purchase)
Underwing: Purple Flashabou or similar substitue (click here to purchase)
Wing: Black Calf tail and orange calf tail (link to purchase above)
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Conclusion for the Stewart
This is one of the amazing things about this pattern. It has a great name, LOL and I didn’t come up with it. A great old friend of the family, Marty Sherman created this pattern and named it after my dad or the shop. Not sure which but I’ll ask Marty when I talk to him.
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