Monday, 29 December 2008

Waste Not Want Not

In an age where we are persuaded to recycle, today I started to wonder about the amount of waste materials there are when tying. Could there be a use?...

Hook: Grip 14723BL #16 - 12
Thread: Moser Powersilk, olive 10/0
Hackle: Coq de Leon hen, dyed dark olive
Body: Soft, downy fibres from hackle feather
Tail: Fibres from hackle feather
Rib: As thread

1 comment:

shanksi said...

Nice fly Dave. Have started putting left over materials in small zip-lock bags and will have to think of how to use them. Wonder how much material is thrown away every year?