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A pair of whole English Partridge wings where the coverts are used for spider patterns and the primary and secondary feathers are used for wings in wet and dry patterns.
The speckled plumage of the red grouse has many uses for the soft hackle fan & the wings & tail form the basis for the grouse series of wets.
A complete Widgeon skin with perfect matching pair of wings and well marked barred flanks.
French Partridge Full Skin£5.00 £20.00
The French Partridge flank feathers are well known components of a few Mayfly patterns, however the other plumage of this bird gives us much to play with.
Finer wing quills than crow quills, the grey scalp hackles are excellent for spider patterns or soft long head hackles on variants of traditional palmered flies such as the Zulu.
Starling Skin is a great skin for soft hackle fly tying material to tie wet flies.
Snipe Wings for tying traditional North Country spiders.