Should You ALWAYS Be Using Flash on Flies?
Flashy fly tying materials come in several forms ranging from thin tinsel to gaudy Flashabou. Fly patterns can incorporate a tiny bit of flash, a modest amount, a whole lot, or often none at all. It may not matter to some, but I'm a firm believer in adding flash to some of my flies for certain scenarios. I really believe it helps get a few extra bites at times, but at other times I also feel it can definitely be a turnoff as well. And let's be honest — there are times when it