Tip: silver thread
Tag: crimson silk
Tail: yellow GP rump laid curve upwards, kingfisher over
Butt: black Ostrich
Body: 1/4 pale pink silk,1/4 hot orange silk, 1/4 hot orange seal, remainder crimson seal
Rib: 6 turns flat wide gold tinsel, oval gold tinsel same.
Hackle: hot orange with guinea dyed red from the seal.Throat: lemon wood duck long.
Wing: 1 pair hot orange neck hackle back to back, under red GP sides 3/4 as long as saddles, under yellow GP rump 3/4 as long as red GP sides.
Cheeks: jungle cock long
My ex has the loveliest red hair. I think it is one of her best physical features. This fly celebrates her and that hair.