The Frenchie has been a fantastic fly for us for the past several seasons, and this hot butt variant is no exception. Mix up the thorax and tag color for tons of effective variations. If you’re heading out to your favorite trout stream or river this is one fly that you’re not going to want to be without!
Hook: Firehole Sticks 317 Size 16-22
Bead: Firehole Stones Nickel Bead or Tungsten Nickel/Silver Bead sized to match
Thread: 12/0 or 70 Denier Hot Orange Thread
Tail: Golden Antron Yarn
Rib: Small Copper Wire
Abdomen: Pheasant Tail Fibers
Thorax: Pink Ice Dub or Pink SLF Prism Dub or Hends Rainbow Spectra Dubbing